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

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Retirement Online Blog

Feb 18, 2017

With Retirement Comes "Frugality"

Learning to be frugal isn't takes one step at a time. Being frugal does not equal being cheap. For example, I love eating out but soon learned

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Feb 18, 2017

We've hit the brick wall

I am the wife of a retiree. We are both fairly young. I am 57 and he is 61 almost 62. He retired last year in March (worked same job for 40 years) and

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Feb 17, 2017

Let's Write the Best Retirement Book!

Let's Write the Best Retirement Book! BEST because these books are written by my senior community. Let's get real!

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Feb 17, 2017

Law Enforcement... long retirement transition

Hi there, I voluntarily retired on the exact date that I could. I was elated to be leaving behind a 35 year career as a Correctional Officer... a very

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Feb 17, 2017

Dr. Geezer and Dr. Young

An old geezer became very bored in retirement and decided to open a medical clinic. He put a sign up outside that said: Dr. Geezer's clinic. Get your

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Feb 17, 2017

I Will Leave This World Knowing My Adopted Daughter Is Secure

At the age of 44, I had an 11 year old daughter that begged for a sister. Well, by that time, my baby factory had become a museum :-). I could no longer

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Feb 15, 2017

Plan B (the rest of the story)

It's been 2years since I was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. We decided to sell the beautiful cottage where we spent many summers with our sons and

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Feb 15, 2017

Still searching

It has been 18 months since my retirement. I spent 37 years as a real estate broker, working with new people almost every day. Time finally caught the

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Feb 15, 2017

Seeking Retirement Writers & Bloggers

Retirement Writers & Bloggers Needed: Help others on Retirement-Online and grow your visibility as a retired writer!

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Feb 09, 2017

Being Alone Can be a Good Experience

I have been reading stories on this website for a few months and I have noticed a common factor among many retirees. Retirement, whether voluntary or

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Feb 09, 2017

Check out my new Neck Heat Wrap!

Check out my new Neck Heat Wrap!

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Feb 09, 2017

Whist, Bingo, Bar Billiards, T.W.G, Tracing my Family Tree, Sending Jokes

I enjoy playing whist at a club near me. its nice to meet other people once a week. I play bar billiards in a league, mainly men. I am also the treasurer.

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Feb 09, 2017

Wow what a transition!

I never did figure out what I was going to do with my life, one day my Dad walked into the Army recruiter and figured it out for me (at least he thought).

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Feb 09, 2017


I sure hope i'm not the only one that can relate to this post. I was reading through some of Wendy's super-wise advice and I ran across these words:

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Feb 09, 2017

What IF I live to Age 100?

Something just dawned on me as I was rewriting one of my books -- I retired at 55, six years ago. My mother is age 90 today. I've written before about

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