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Mar 16, 2015

Turning Ninety (age 90)

I will turn ninety this year and I’m not looking forward to it. When I was a child, I didn’t know anyone that old. Few people did. It’s like these days

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Mar 13, 2015

Retirement Paradise

Searching for paradise....NEVADA, ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA. Please comment if you live in these states. I would love to hear from you. Thank you.

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Mar 13, 2015

Am I Ready To Retire?

Likes several of the stories I have read, I have worked in education for 37 years and am at a stage and age when retirement makes sense. I love most

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Mar 12, 2015

DIsability Help from PublicHealthCorps

Top 10 resources for Disability Help

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Mar 09, 2015

Speak Out!

I wrote this two months ago just for my own satisfaction, but recent experience made me want to share it. I hope you all enjoy! SPEAK OUT! Christmas

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Mar 09, 2015

Paradise Island, Largo, FL

I never thought I'd retire to FL but I just love it. Manufactured homes are the way to go. Community develops easily when you live a bit closer. And

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Mar 01, 2015

Retired for 12 years and love it...except for one thing

I retired back in November 2003. I had retired early due to two reasons. I had suffered an injury doing my job in 1997 and never fully recovered. I

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Mar 01, 2015

Senior Dating Ads

Senior Dating Ads You can say what you want about the South, but you've never heard of anyone retiring and moving North. These are actual ads seen in

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Feb 27, 2015

House renovations at 62?

I'm 62, retired, on ssi and an annuity, my 70 yr old husband has had dementia for about 2 years and emphysema for about 7 years, is on ssi, and pension.

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Feb 27, 2015

Still depressed

I made an entry many months ago about retiring in October 2013, age 62, loving it for 7 months, then my sister got very ill and everything ground to a

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Feb 24, 2015

From Fire Inspector to What?

I worked for 25 years as a Fire Inspector for a community of 70,000.00. With significant public responsibility and identity. I was planning on retiring

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Feb 24, 2015

Radical downsizing

I retired last year at the age of 65. We spent the last year doing lots of thinking. After realizing that we couldn't continue the same lifestyle, we

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Feb 22, 2015

Retired, Battling MS

It lay dormant - just waiting - letting me know - now and again - with a slip or fumble - that she was still around. She, why she? It had all the vagaries

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Feb 22, 2015

ESL Volunteering

Many communities have ESL programs within their high schools, and libraries often have 'conversation circles' for new immigrants.These are free of charge,

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Feb 22, 2015

I FEEL OLD, YOUNG....

I feel OLD every day when I get out of bed and my feet immediately hurt from my plantar fasciitis and the consequential fibrous 'nodules' on the soles.

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