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Australia's #1 best selling  retirement book in 2023

How to Have an Epic Retirement was Australia's #1 retirement book in 2023 and the #2 bestselling book by an Australian author in the category of Money and Consumer Issues, behind the Barefoot Investor.

It is filled with practical information, examples and questions covering the six key pillars of great modern retirement: time, financial confidence, health, happiness & fulfilment, travel and your home as you age. 

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How to have an Epic Retirement: The book

More than 500,000 Australians plan to retire in the next five years, preparing for the massive life change that signals their move from working every day to living as they choose. In the years before they retire, and the early years of retirement, people want to prepare well and set themselves up for the exciting journey ahead of them.

How to Have an Epic Retirement is filled with practical information, examples and questions covering the six key pillars of great modern retirement:

  • Time 
  • Financial Confidence
  • Health
  • Happiness & fulfilment
  • Travel
  • Your home as you age

Available in paperback, ebook and audiobook.

Published by Hachette. 

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The book is available in most major booksellers in Australia. Secure your copy at one of our stockists. 

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 It is available on all ebook retailers: Apple Books, Amazon Kindle, Kobo and Google Play.