USA TODAY asked several retirement experts for their best advice for making the transition to retirement and making the most of this period of life.

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I admire Judi Dench. For me she's a beautiful everyday woman, who just happens to be very smart, talented & elegant.

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Ready to leave the working grind? Here’s a checklist of exactly what you need to do as you start the big transition to retirement.

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Thinking you'd like to transition to retirement by reducing your work schedule? Others agree that flexible work schedules would offer a great transition.

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