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4 in 10 retirees who delayed retirement did so because of enjoyment of their work

"Among retirees who retired later than planned, most (61%) did so for financial reasons or the need for benefits... 44%  say they delayed retirement for reasons of enjoyment," according to a 2015 Transamerica survey of workers and retirees.
       
 
       

Collinson, C. (2015). The current state of retirement: Pre - retiree expectations and retiree realities. US: Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies. Retrieved from http://www.transamericacenter.org

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