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A lot of boomers, we're thinking that leading up in the 2000s they were sitting pretty. And what they found out is that a nasty, once in a generation, horrible recession can eat away at your plan. So I think that for many boomers, what they've had to do, his work longer than they thought they'd have to. But that said, I think that as we look at the baby boomers, 10,000 retiring every day, please run those retirement numbers before you give your notice. Understand when you should be claiming social security, and really be careful about not spending too much money in your early retirement years.

Hey, baby boomers, you might want to listen to this ... 

Ten thousand of you retire every day, some after working longer than you thought you'd have to, and many might have questions about how to handle your retirement plans going forward.

Well, for one thing, you might want to run those retirement numbers before you give your notice, and be careful about not spending too much money early in your retirement years.

Jill Schlesinger, author of "The Dumb Things Smart People Do with Their Money: Thirteen Ways to Right Your Financial Wrongs," discusses these tips and more in the video above.

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