The Joy of
365 Reasons Why You Will Love
Introduction for the
There was a time when the word “retirement” was joyfully expressed and thought by the majority
to be a special phase of a person’s life. Retirement has been getting a bad name lately, however, particularly from
people who don’t have a clue about how to enjoy themselves with all their free time. A little sad, wouldn’t you
No doubt even during the best of times the fallout from retirement can be good or not so good,
depending on the type of individual you are and what your financial status is when you retire. In this book I am
focusing on the positive aspects of retirement that help people retire happy.
The great news is that many more people enjoy retirement than those who don’t. The purpose of
The Joy of Being Retired is to help you join the group of individuals who are truly
happy to be retired.
Some of the more interesting benefits of retirement cited in this book come from other
individuals than me, including those who have written letters to yours truly after reading my international
to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free.
Like me, many people are not big fans of having to work in the typical corporation. This is what
makes retirement so special. Regardless of how terrible your workplace may have been, the important thing is to
have a happy and prosperous retirement — because millions of creative and optimistic individuals will!
With that in mind, The Joy of Being Retired contains 365 reasons
why you will love retirement! In other reasons why retirement rocks.
In fact, the book has Reason 50 bonus reasons that can be used to substitute for any of the main
365 reasons that a publisher or licensee may not find appropriate.
Copyright © 2015 by Ernie J. Zelinski
Author of The World's Best Retirement
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
No part of The Joy of Being Retired may be reproduced in any form, except brief
excerpts for the purpose of review, without written permission of the author and/or publisher.
Alas, the right to use material from this valuable retirement gift
book in other forms is prohibited.
As Mark Twain once said, “I can’t do any more writing because I’m contemplating a gigantic
lawsuit and looking around for a defendant.”
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Retired — provided that you share half of the profits with Ernie Zelinski and give him the starring role
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