Chris Mamula, from Can I Retire Yet?, wrote an interesting article about avoiding retirement regrets.
‘Regret almost always occurs as a result of a decision we made. “If only I’d made this decision, or hadn’t made that one….everything could have been different.”
In his book, The Power of Regret, Daniel Pink argues that we should look backwards at our regrets to help us make better decisions moving forward. Our regrets are like a photo negative of the ideal life we picture living.
Many of us ponder two key questions as we contemplate one of the biggest decisions of our lives. Can I retire yet? Should I retire? ‘