Early retirement can shorten your life reports a study by Shell. #dox #in Similar studies have shown that life span decreases by 2 months for each year of early retirement. In addition, mental function declines and depression is common. Furthermore, most early retirees are sedentary which leads to a physical degeneration of the body.
Retiring early to travel the world? The reality is retirees travel for the first two years then sit at home thereafter.
If your goal for retirement is to remain healthy, mentally sharp and happy, consider a "second retirement career".