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!

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

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Retirement Online Blog

Jun 23, 2017

Retirement: Life Phases Out, Sense of Loss

My sense about life as we age is that the earlier modes of life are mostly all centered around work, career, a home and children to raise. As all of that

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Jun 21, 2017

Oh Wayne - Once a service worker always

With a full knee replaced, botched shoulder surgeries (3), some stomach removed, head trauma, two hearing aids (deaf without), and still trying to seek

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Jun 21, 2017

Stay Away From Drugs for Depression

There is a long history of depression in my family and I have struggled with it for so many years that I can't remember how old I was when it all began.

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Jun 20, 2017

Making Retirement Losses Tolerable

I retired on May 30, 2014. I retired early because of severe burnout on the job which caused a number of health-related issues. I had planned to spend

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Jun 19, 2017

Estate Planning Resource Guide: using a FREE Peace of Mind Book

This is a great estate planning resource guide and I bet you can find one from your own state too!

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Jun 19, 2017

Earn Money After Retirement: Take Online Surveys.. it's fun!

Yes, you really can earn money, after retirement, taking online surveys!

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Jun 19, 2017

Volunteer Group for Veterans

Hi, Retired 3 times and now at age 76 I've started a Volunteer Group for Military Veterans at a ALF. Just 1 - 1 1/2 hour of just discussing their Military

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Jun 17, 2017

Why are we always so busy?

This morning as I sit here pondering on what to write about for my next article, I think of how busy we sometimes are and wonder why that is? After all,

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Jun 15, 2017

Retired: Tired and Sad all the Time

I've been retired almost 4 years now and have been struggling with depression ever since. I was not expecting to feel this way in retirement as I've always

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Jun 14, 2017

Forced into early retirement w. disability

I found this site by accident and hope it's still active. I've read a few of the stories posted and can understand where a lot of you are coming from.

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Jun 11, 2017

I am 62... Yikes!

This week I turned age 62... where did life go and how did this happen? It's really amazing when you think back on life... 37 years employed by the County,

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Jun 10, 2017

How Quickly Life Can Change!

Wow, December began a journey these past several months that has not been a whole lot of fun, however, it certainly has caused me to appreciate and hope

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Jun 07, 2017

Retirement - Change? Challenge? - What next?

Recently, we have been thinking about becoming the reverse of “snow birds.” Snow birds spend the good months (summers) at home in the north and spend their

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Jun 06, 2017


I seem to be going thru this right now. I retired over a year ago, and no, I don't miss my job of 32 years at all. I was a Custodial Supervisor at a local

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Jun 04, 2017

Growing Up and We Made it OK

... I think you'll enjoy this. You could hardly see for all the snow, Spread the rabbit ears as far as they go. 'Good Night, David. Good Night,

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