Enjoying that aperitif by the fireplace while checking out Airbnbs in Cyprus? Who doesn't dream of an early retirement?
You may have been successfully building up a large nest egg of wealth. Or perhaps you intend to take advantage of the ability to draw on your AHV pension up to two years early, or in large lump sum payments from Pillars 2 and 3 of the Swiss pension system.
Unfortunately, while these may seem like solid strategies to future-proof your financial future, the reality is that there are many pitfalls for unsuspecting early retirees. Avoid nasty shocks by reviewing this checklist of all of the things no one tells you about securing an early retirement.