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Planning retirements

 
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I recently popped into a shop to get a birthday card and saw three rows of
"Happy 100th Birthday" cards. The "it's a Boy" and "it's a Girl" cards were huddled together in one row.

There must be something in the water near me.

It was the first time I'd ever seen a 100th Birthday card.

Perhaps at 80 years would be the right time to start thinking about retiring?
Though governments would like to you to work till 90 years.
[ September 14, 2004: Message edited by: Helen Thomas ]
 
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You may be right. When I was younger 60 seemed ancient. Now at 45, I figure between my trashed pension (I work at United Airlines), Social Security funding shortages, 5 college bound kids, etc...I'll be working till I'm about 90!!!
I guess it beats the alternative of not making it til 90, and since I don't like golf I might as well work. If I make it till 100, I'll still get some retirement time.
Hope you get one of the 100yr cards in good health!!

Scott
 
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We'll all look happy frozen in Botox smile eternity,at least.
No more grumpy old men and women!

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