Originally Posted by Cruisinthru
I still am amazed at the people who think my husband must have made a lot of money to enable us to have the retirement we have. Truth is he did make a great salary, but my pension is a major part of our retirement. Most men never ask what I did or when I retired they just assume that the money originated with DH and I am just a "life accessory".
^^ What Cruisin' said.
Though my hubby is 53, he isn't considering ER yet. My salary was always commensurate with his.
I don't get a lot of questions about what I do all day. Mostly I get comments about how they envy me because they are not able to retire.