Your Non-Financial Decisions Can Play a Large Role in Your Retirement

Despite what you might think, non-financial factors can play a large role in the decision of retirement. Meaningful relationships, identity, passing on knowledge and personal growth can be significant players in when a person retires. Work environment and satisfaction can impact retirement decisions as well. Nevertheless, individuals looking to retire should consider the financial implications of their decisions to retire late or retire early.
Since non-financial decisions have such a significant impact on your retirement, it behooves you to keep them in check so you can enjoy your retirement without worrying about money. If you take the pains to consider the financial implications of your retirement plan now, you can focus on these non-financially-related decisions later on.

The resource below goes more into depth about this concept and provides some interesting statistics on the subject:

http://crr.bc.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/IB_16-3.pdf