The Life-Is-Short Mindset, Retiring to Greece, Preparing for a Miles Devaluation, and More – Links

It’s interesting to see how people are reacting to the light at the end of the pandemic tunnel — some quality articles about retirement planning, your precious miles, the life-is-short mindset, and more.


What’s it like to retire and take off on a sailboat? – (Retirement Voices)

“ My advice to others in their retirement is to follow your passion and take a chance when the time is right. Don’t wait for the “perfect” time to follow your dreams because “perfect” never happens.”

A statement that rings true in the days of COVID.

Steps to get traveling in retirement right – (Real Simple)

Planning for a retirement filled with travel is half the fun. Here’s an article on how to do it right.

Are your miles about to be devalued? – (The Points Guy)

Unfortunately, you’re going to have to prepare for a devaluation. Now is not a good time to start hoarding miles. 

Have you been able to find a travel pillow that actually allows you to sleep on a plane? 2021 recommendations – (CNN)

I have had terrible luck finding the right travel pillow for international flights. Before my next long trip, I’m giving CNN’s top recommendation a try.


Five retirement savings mistakes you’ll want to avoid – (Business Insider)

It’s hard to recover from a major mistake, so why not get it right the first time?

Greece Becoming a Prime Location for Ex-Pats – (In the Loop Travel)

Greece? Fantastic history, beautiful weather, and tremendous food…you could do worse.

Have you developed a life-is-short mindset? You’re not alone – (Bloomberg)

How could a year like 2020 not generate a change in mindset? Especially when the stock market increased the financial well-being of many pre-retirees.

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    Financial Advisor David Tuzzolino

    David Tuzzolino, CFA, CFP®, is the Founder and CEO of PathBridge Financial, a firm that specializes in providing comprehensive financial planning and investment management services for clients that are nearing retirement and love to travel.