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Lots of retirement advice & retirement ideas from Wendy, your Retirement Guide, AND retirees worldwide who have "been there and done that" already!

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Retirement Online Blog

Jan 18, 2017

The Winter of Our Lives


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Jan 12, 2017

Christian Death and Prayer

Recently, we attended a Catholic funeral service for a woman who died in her sleep... the priest said something like: Most of you think its normal to

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Jan 11, 2017

Retirees: Caretaker Opportunities for a new lifestyle!

Hey Retiree! Do you know that many larger homes, ranches, parks, farms etc. hire caretakers for their property? They do! Do you know that many actually

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Jan 10, 2017

Retirement Boredom

I had planned all of my working life to enjoy retirement. Working provided no rewarding experiences for me, it provided a roof over my head. I saw massive

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Jan 07, 2017

Retired at 61 because of health. after 2 years I continue to go down hill.

I drove cross country truck for 38 years. At 61 I had to go on insulin so by law I could no longer drive. I have 80 acres and many things to do. From

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Jan 03, 2017

How to Spark Your Creativity

Let me SHOW YOU How to Spark Your Creativity! What? You have no creativity? Yes, you do. Every act you do is created by your mind... even simply repetitive

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Jan 02, 2017

Retired, Only son and his family 4000 miles away!

I am researching this topic to help with my dilemma and it is comforting to know that I am not alone. Although, my situation seems to be a bit more extreme.

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Jan 01, 2017

Retirement Hobby: Scuba Diving

If you can float in water, if you enjoy snorkeling, you can dive! I'm a 60 year old, 5-foot tall woman who is semi-retired (casual work). I'm definitely

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Jan 01, 2017

Retirement Boredom: One Tiny Thing

Iā€™m planning on stopping teaching this spring after over 25 years ā€“ I will be almost 65. The reasons are mixed and complicated ā€“ physical health and burn-out

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Dec 31, 2016

Retiring at 55

Some would say retiring at 55 is early, but I had worked for 35 years for the FEDS, and ended up an an It support tech with alot of fun and alot of stress.

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Dec 31, 2016


I actually retired 3 years ago; I had a successful dog sitting business. It was not really full time. What has complicated my retirement is that 3

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Dec 28, 2016

Free Meditation App

I've been listening to a free Meditation app on my phone, called INSIGHT TIMER. You can also listen online here:

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Dec 23, 2016

3 1/2 years later

Hi this is Linda -- I lived in Pa. and moved to Ca. Living in Pa all my life this has been a real challenge for me. I moved here to Long Beach in April

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Dec 22, 2016

Approaching Early Retirement

I will experience a job layoff in 1 week after 36 yrs of employment. Came across this site and wow, I am really scared after reading some of the posts.

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Dec 21, 2016

Annoying remark from family

I asked my son to buy me a few items from a shop which I gave him a voucher to use up. I also gave him two gift cards for the turkey for xmas. his

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