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Watching my dad retire 10 years earlier than expected made me change my money habits in 3 ways

My dad is retiring 10 years earlier than he expected, and it made me change my saving habits. I realized retirement doesn't always happen when you expect, so I increased my savings. I also started looking into an HSA to save more for healthcare expenses later. Want to share your retirement story with Insider? We're looking for retirees to profile. Send reporter Liz Knueven an email at [email protected] My dad didn't expect to be leaving work in 2021 — he thought he had about 10 more years left. But, he decided to take a deal to retire 10 years earlier than expected. He's always extolled the merits of 401(k)s and IRAs to my brother and me, and encouraged...