Retirement-Online: What's New?

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

Let's share the Retirement Journey together...

Retirement is sooo good -- you just have to get there first!

Please share your own story for feedback from retirees -- OR -- comment on the stories below to share your two cents. You never know if your voice will bring that one retiree clarity on their future!

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Retirement Online Blog

Apr 29, 2017

Teacher Retirement

I retired from teaching in 2015. It has been difficult not having a place to go every day and see the children. I missed this interaction the most. I

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Apr 25, 2017

Found new friends via Retirement Online

Although I have not connected with the retirement site for some time, I met some very nice people some of whom I have a good and lasting friendship with

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Apr 25, 2017

Baby Boomers Rule? Who Sez?

Typically, I like to post light and cheerful stories and jokes, but this article pulled at me since I have some very definite opinions on Baby Boomers.

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Apr 20, 2017

Baby Boomers Rule

If you were born between 1946 and 1964, you are considered a baby boomer. This group represents the largest generational birth cohort in U.S. history–nearly

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Apr 20, 2017

Retiring early to a happy, stress-free and yes, FRUGAL lifestyle!

I am retiring from a job that I have never liked or felt comfortable with! Bad boss, poor working conditions, stress and nothing in common w/co-workers.

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Apr 20, 2017

NEWS (or Not)

Let's begin with trying to dissect the term news, since of late it has been a serious topic of conversation...everyone is talking about news. Well, first

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Apr 15, 2017

Rants and Raves of an Old Fart

One Man’s Opinion What follows are various thoughts that ran through my head as I was sitting here at the computer deciding on what it is I wanted to

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Apr 11, 2017

Pack Rat Alert!

Been retired a year and few months and decided I simply had to address the need to simplify life. I mean who needs 3 very large closets full of career

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Apr 11, 2017

Lost my Identity

I had many jobs before I worked for a major food corporation in food products Research and Development for 18 years. It was incredibly interesting work

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Apr 05, 2017

Isn't what it's supposed to be - UGH

My story was a horrible end to 2016. I'm now 65 and he is 67. First my hubby had to have open heart surgery the beginning of January. We got through

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Apr 04, 2017

Hey Retirees, Scammers are looking for YOU!

I watched Dr. Phil today and had to share these scammer tips with you! Telephone Calls Here is what happens: Your telephone rings, you don't recognize

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Apr 01, 2017

Humorous Side of Colonoscopies

For those of you that do not know it, March has been designated as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month. While I am not one to jest about the seriousness

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Mar 30, 2017

Wendy's Big Shift Adventure

I attended The Big Shift Experience, hosted by Bill Baren, in San Jose CA, March 2017. it was good... approximately 600ish people attend and I am glad

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Mar 30, 2017

Question about 'snowbird retirement' in another country.

I have a question about the feasibility of spending three months each year in a warm, low-cost country (e.g. Mexico, Central America, or Thailand). Would

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Mar 30, 2017

I hate retirement, also.

I had my own business, which I wanted one of my adult children to take over on a part time basis. It was the kind of business that would have allowed

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