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Handy check list prior to retirement

  • Check with your superannuation provider for any requirement prior to retirement
  • Consider having a well check prior to retirement with a psychologist. A retired peer can talk to you about options.
  • Consider age care (Will, Power of attorney, guardianship)
  • Set goals for retirement
    • Volunteer work
    • University/TAFE degrees
    • Hobbies
    • Sport
    • Health … Gym, sport, walking
  • It can be very easy to become ‘twice the person you used to be’.
  • Do not under estimate the importance of family and friends.
  • Make an effort to stay in touch with FRNSW by:
  • Joining Fire Brigade Retirees association. Log onto their website for list of functions.
  • Join in on the coffee/breakfast mornings and regional retirees B.B.Q’s