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A major research project by former psychologist Michael Longhurst sees 200 retirees interviewed to gain an understanding of retirement.

Former psychologist Michael Longhurst interviews 200 retirees for a major research project, to gain an understanding of what retirement means to different people. His findings reveal a range of views with the main one being that many people are underprepared for life after work, in a lot of areas, not just money. While still working, there are visions of extensive recreational activities such as golf or fishing and that's what a lot of people imagine they will be doing. The reality is quite different.

Resource: ABC News