Retirement is a special time of life. After a lifetime of working, saving and investing, it is important to remember to enjoy yourself. Live for today; plan for tomorrow. Here are some books and other resources that may help you enjoy this special time.

  • The New Retirement, by Sherry Cooper
  • The Real Retirement: Why You Could Be Better Off Than You Think, and How to Make That Happen, by Fred Vettese
  • Retirement Rocks, by Heather Compton and Dennis Blas
  • The Retirement Maze, by Rob Pascale, Louis H. Primavera and Rip Roach
  • Redefining Retirement: New Realities for Boomer Women, by Dr. Margaret Hovanect
  • Renaissance Not Retirement: For Men Who Have Enough Money but Not Enough Life, by Robert E. Linneman, Ph.D
  • The Last Lecture, by Randy Pausch
  • The Behaviour Gap, by Carl Richards
  • The Wealthy Barber Returns, by David Chilton
  • Canadian Retirement Planning Mistakes: 49 Key Strategies on How to Take Action to Avoid Them, by Grant Hicks
  • Breaking the Watch: The Meanings of Retirement in America, by Joel Savishinsky
  • How to Make the Rest of Your Life the Best of Your Life, by Elizabeth Shilton
  • Retirement for Two, by Maryanne Vandervelde, Ph.D
  • Get a Life: You Don’t Need a Million to Retire Well, by Ralph Warner
  • Your local library: Free adult programs about retirement