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Aug 27, 2016

Mom's 90th Birthday Party

There are 3 photos here... be sure to click on the smaller one under the large photo to view them all! Thanks! Last Sunday was my Mom's 90th Birthday

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Aug 25, 2016

I Feel Like God Is Laughing at Me

Like so many other people, I was laid off from my job because of a company buy out. I, too, did not plan on retiring until I reached full retirement age

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Aug 25, 2016

Helping Hand

My wife passed away just over 4 years ago. I moved to another state and met a nice lady there. We got engaged, but not getting married or moving in.

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Aug 24, 2016

Retired for One Year

I retired a year ago (I'm now 57) due to ill health. I haven't yet gotten to that zen retirement state that everyone seems to talk about. This is hard!

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Aug 24, 2016

Income idea for Animal Lovers!

If someone loves animals, would like to travel but has limited funds this is a great idea. I know a lady who does this and stays so busy she is rarely

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Aug 24, 2016

Scared to Misery

I just turned 58 and I don't have a pension. My 401k investment strategy have been under-funded and pilfered through the years to the point that I can't

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Aug 24, 2016

My battle with depression after my retirement has an expiration date.

I still remember my first job as a clerk at a department store in the Bronx, New York when I was 14. From thereon in, I've worked all my life. I retired

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Aug 24, 2016


1. It's time to use the money you saved up. Use it and enjoy it. Don't just keep it for those who may have no notion of the sacrifices you made to get


Aug 16, 2016

Mugs Stores

mugs, retirement

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Aug 16, 2016

Forced Into retirement

I was forced into retirement six weeks ago at the tender age of just 72 after 56 years of full time work of one sort or another. I have tried hard to

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Aug 16, 2016

Just finished working!

Excellent site- hello. Summary of events; Not so much retirement but constructive dismissal! Although grievances were not upheld and dismissed I decided

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Aug 16, 2016

That Last Step Was A Lulu

The morning of April 15 , 2016 started out as a usual day while preparing to do some do-it-yourself projects around the house. For the past week I had

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Aug 15, 2016

I have become irrelevant.

Here is my story, I have worked my entire life from my first job being a paperboy, working at fast food restaurants after high school day was over, bagging

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Aug 13, 2016

Aging Quotes for You!

Aging Quotes because Aging is Inevitable...

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Aug 13, 2016

Sewing Fun: Qullts for Vets

If anyone is interested in doing volunteer work as in sewing here is a site to contact. These folks make quilts for our US Veterans as a way of saying

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