When you talk to people about retirement, many of them have different standings towards this topic. Some will say that they look toward this moment as a rewarding time of their life where they get at last the rest they need for a lifetime of work while attending a job regularly. Others will see this moment as one to be too dull and too poor in satisfactions that they can get from their job performance only. With several opinions shared on this topic, I still have to mention that it makes no sense for anyone in this life to work themselves until they age and die. But at the same time it is also very important to mention that you should define precisely your expectations, this being a good way to determine what will happen in the future with your life. When it comes to the attitude one has toward retirement, many people will be influenced in their manifestation by the way their parents have taken the retirement on themselves. If this time of their life has come as a happy period for them, then you will have good standings related to this topic. One other aspect that can influence your retirement thinking is the way you find your friends dealing with this aspect. Maybe you have talked about this subject on several occasions and you seen their attitude they have towards this moment of their life. Do you feel like you totally agree with them or is there anything that you can argue on when discussing this topic with them? It is very important to know exactly how you feel when you must confront with this time of your life that sooner or later should be taken into account. Do not forget that many individuals start saving money into their retirement fund with early days, so it makes no point to avoid discussing of it, regardless of your position. Keep in mind that anything can happen in this life, and you might see yourself forced to retire, although you are reluctant to this concept to occur early in somebody's life. You should start having a more positive attitude toward this aspect of your life, and see retirement as the opportunity to achieve goals that you have never achieved while having a daily job to attend to coupled with the tasks by the household requirements. Ask yourself this: "Am I so empty on the inside that I need a job to fulfill me?". You could always think of several other ways that can be related to your current job and bring the same satisfactions even when you will lead a retirement life. First of all, thank God of having a healthy life that enables you to fulfill your dreams that you want to carry out while being a retiree. Secondly, consider that life is beautiful regardless of the time you live it. Enjoy every day that is given to you with the thought that it might be the last; in this way, your attitude towards retirement will definitely turn out to be more positive.