As much as we look forward to the gathering around Thanksgiving, preparations for many of us include ticking off a mental list of what we cannot talk about for fear of igniting a feud in-between second helpings and dessert.

In the spirit of the holiday, I present a list of topics (about retirement of course) that fall into three categories:

  1. Safe for dinner conversation.
  2. Discuss only when Uncle Bob is out of the room.
  3. Danger! Politics!

9 retirement planning trendsWhether you play it safe or plan to leave before the pie is served, here are nine retirement planning trends for which I am thankful this season. Please don’t blame me if some relatives at the table feel differently. More