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Retirement continued from page 24 than planned, is your retirement plan still going to work for you? What if you are forced out of a job for health reasons, or to care for a spouse, parent or other family member? Should you have a financial advisor help you manage your pre-retirement and post retirement portfolio or attempt to go it alone? It has been said, “If you want to go fast go alone, if you want to go far go with others who know where they are going.” There are many complex factors that are involved with preparing for financial success in retirement. Having an expert working along- side you can help make the process less stressful. Charles Darwin observed, “It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.” Has your retire- ment plan changed to protect your plans for a happy and satisfying retirement? At some point it’s going to be time for your retirement—ready or not! *MoneyTrax Social Security software 106 GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN APRIL/MAY 2018