By Sara Zeff Geber
Who is Sara Zeff Geber?: Sara Zeff Geber is a certified retirement coach and recognized expert in planning for the next phase of life for the baby boom generation. Sara was among the first professionals in the field to recognize that the Baby Boomers would reinvent the whole notion of retirement and aging in a positive and exciting way. Sara is also a contributing writer for Forbes.com.
Amava Take: This dynamic, well-researched book, geared at solo agers, is full of useful information, worksheets and lists that are valuable to anyone thinking about retirement planning for themselves or their loved ones. With fresh ideas about making an income to making purposeful choices about how and where to live, Essential Retirement Planning for Solo Agers is both a practical handbook and a thought-provoking compendium of personal stories that are instructive and inspiring. The book has many references to websites and organizations that present a diverse array of options and ideas for readers.
Memorable Line: “Whether you are still pursuing your career dreams, making money part-time, or living in full retirement from the paycheck world, pursuing something that gives your life meaning and purpose is important for everyone.”
What We’d Tell Our Friends: This book is incredibly through. There is so much useful information about the planning and choices that arise. Even if you aren’t a “solo ager,” if you’re interested in the subject matter, this book is an excellent resource.