Encore | Journal Report, April 12, 2021
The Wall Street Journal's Encore Journal Report, as published Monday, April 12, 2021.
Cover Story: Are You Emotionally Ready to Retire -- It's one of the most-important decisions many of us will ever make. And we often get it wrong.
- The Pain of Isolation: This past year has shown us the high cost of loneliness. Let’s take what we have learned and apply it to the post-pandemic world.
- Go North: Alaska was the last place this San Diego couple ever wanted to visit. Then they retired there.
- No, Thank You: Handing down family heirlooms, or trying to, leads to some serious re-evaluations.
- The Best Way to Make a Nest Egg Last: It’s time to drop the idea of withdrawing a fixed amount every year. It’s better to be flexible.