By Megan Ray |
October 15, 2015
Stress doesn't go away after retirement. A report published by the Social Security Administration's Office of Retirement and Disability Policy said that the decision to leave the workforce can be a great cause of stress. Monetary concerns and reliance on government support may cause previously financially independent people to feel depressed and anxious. Often, the focus of discussions around retirement concern increased leisure time and other emotional benefits, but it's not uncommon for people to experience some distress and boredom after disconnecting from a busy working life.