Will You Feel Sorry for this GM Retiree?

November 22, 2008 by  
Filed under Money and Behavior

Yes, folks, yet another CNNMoney personal finance sob story, this one about a fearful GM retiree.  Is this retiree disabled?  No.  Then he must be old and feeble.  No.  Actually, he’s a healthy 54 year-old.  That’s all I need to read to drop my sympathy level to barely above the “I don’t care” level.  It’s second career time, my friend, and quit the whining.   I’m older than you and still working in my second full-time career and as a part-time blogger.   The rest of us have to wait until at least 62 to get paid for not working. Read more