Boomers may work longer than their parents for many reasons. But interestingly, perhaps the US economy needs you at work just as much as you need to be working.
A colleague tells me that his retirement simply meant that he was allowed to choose where and when he could work. Of course, he has a very portable career. So, what choices are there for you? Change jobs? Leave fast-paced office for easier work and friendlier environment? Less stress? Take a chance and start that business?
What plans or choices have you made about retirement?