Ask me, a financial planner, and I would have told you a retirees’ number one concern in retirement is enough money. Not so according to this survey, it ranks #3.
With being a burden to one’s family as #2 and the number one concern, the prospect of serious health problems tops the list. Now #2 and possibly #1 can be alleviated by having enough money. But some health problems can’t be fixed with money.
According to Ken Dychtwald of Age Wave, a health problem is a triple whammy. First, it’s unpredictable. No one knows exactly when they might become ill, how bad the problem will be, or how long it might last "
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