The Shocking History of Retirement

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In his book, Retired + Free, Pedro Adao discusses the shocking (at least to me) and fascinating history of retirement going back to 1880.

In 1880, the then German Chancellor, Otto von Bismarck, invented retirement. Otto von Bismarck was a conservative German statesman who masterminded the unification of Germany in 1871. He served as…

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Ken is a Chartered Professional Accountant practicing in Canada. He provides tax, personal, and business financial services. https://linktr.ee/KenGreenca