Chapter 1. Tick Tock Goes the Retirement Clock

Tick Tock Goes the Retirement Clock

Thomas Edison was quoted as saying that genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration—prepare to be inspired and to sweat. Congratulations on taking this step toward empowering your retirement. You've gotten your hands on this book, and you're ready to partner with me as your guide to climb this retirement mountain.

You will find this book very conversational. Imagine me as the little guardian angel on your shoulder whispering into your ear (and occasionally shouting benevolent words of encouragement). My goal in writing this book is simple and straightforward: I want to educate and empower ...

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