Have your retirement plans changed because of COVID-19? If so, you have plenty of company. Nearly 40 percent of those planning to retire say the pandemic has disrupted their intentions, according to the Edward Jones/Age Wave Four Pillars of the New Retirement study. You might have been thinking about retiring early – can you still do so?

Even without a crisis, it’s not a bad idea to review your important life goals from time to time. So, in thinking about the possibility of early retirement, consider these factors:

This article was written by Edward Jones for use by your local Edward Jones Financial Advisor, Edward Jones, Member SIPC, Frank Pizzuto, AAMS, 249 York St., Gettysburg; 717-337-2556; frank.pizzuto@edwardjones.com.

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