Retire TO Something!



“Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.”
           --Dwight Moody

The Sundays. Not the alternative rock band. The feeling of blah that you get on Sundays when you know you have to go to work on Monday. Even those of us who love what we do sometimes get that knot in the stomach on Sundays when thinking about returning to work. After all, you could be treating Sundays like every other day of the week if you were retired. My parents like to brag about the ability to catch the early bird specials in restaurants and not have to fight weekend crowds on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, referring to my wife and me as the “working stiffs.”

It’s what you dream about, right? What could possibly wreck your retirement dreams? You’re saving appropriately; you have diversified your investments properly. You should be set. All you need is to keep on course and the day after the company throws you a retirement party, all will be roses and rainbows!

You retire, and you spend the first week simply sleeping in. You start to do the “honey dos” that had piled up for years like dishes in a college kid’s sink. You go to dinner at 4 PM and revel in the empty restaurant and the lack of crowds.

This lifestyle continues for a while, and then you start to notice something...

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Jason Hull is a Fort Worth fee only, hourly financial planner who serves clients in Fort Worth, TX and Dallas, TX as well as serving clients nationwide.

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Hull Financial Planning is a Fort Worth, fee-only hourly financial advisor. The cities we serve in the Dallas-Fort Worth area include: 

Tarrant County: 
Arlington, Azle, Bedford, Benbrook, Blue Mound, Burleson, Colleyville, Crowley, Dalworthington Gardens, Edgecliff Village, Euless, Everman, Flower Mound, Forest Hill, Fort Worth, Grapevine, Grand Prairie, Haltom City, Haslet, Hurst, Keller, Kennedale, Lake Worth, Lakeside, Mansfield, Newark, North Richland Hills, Pantego, Pelican Bay, Rendon, Richland Hills, River Oaks, Saginaw, Sansom Park, Southlake, Trophy Club, Watauga, Westlake, Westover Hills, Westworth Village, and, White Settlement 

Dallas County: 
Addison, Balch Springs, Cedar Hill, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill, Combine, Coppell, Dallas, DeSoto, Duncanville, Farmers Branch, Ferris, Garland, Glenn Heights, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Highland Park, Hutchins, Irving, Lancaster, Lewisville, Mesquite, Ovilla, Richardson, Rowlett, Sachse, Sand Branch, Seagoville, Sunnyvale, University Park, Wilmer, and, Wylie 

We also serve clients nationwide and can leverage technology to maintain our client contact and communication.


Hull Financial Planning, 2939 Crockett St. #315, Fort Worth TX 76107, (817)476-0584

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