Retirement-Online: What's New?

Lots of retirement feedback, advice and ideas from Wendy, Retirement Enthusiast/Coach, AND retirees worldwide who have "been there and done that" already!

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Retirement Online Blog

Jul 30, 2020

Covid 19 & Retirement / Reflection

Anyone read WSJ article today July 29 2020 ? Seems interesting if the article is in fact true. The country of Sweden didn't lock down like most countries.

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Jul 30, 2020

Grumpy, Frumpy, and Dumpy

Hitting the skids with a hubby who just doesn't have any energy, creativity, or need to maintain his moods. If you are experiencing these same issues,

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Jul 29, 2020

Early retirement

what are my options to retire early due to Cov-19? I am a caretaker Direct care Staff working with the disabled, I been on my job 30 yrs. I take care

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Jul 29, 2020

I love to write poems. So here's one.

Here we are retired... Sometimes so alone... But we must take the changes... And fix them for our own. We can choose a hobby... there's a world of things

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Jul 29, 2020

Cold over here

Feeling a bit down this week. The weather in England is soooo cold. What with that and the Coronavirus feeling a bit low. To cheer myself up, I am going

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Jul 29, 2020

Self Affirmations for Retirement

Self Affirmations for Retirement

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Jul 25, 2020

Perils of Men in Retirement

Your men are going to retire one day, Very old joke—is this your hunch? You married him for better or worse, not lunch! His first day at home, what’s he

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Jul 25, 2020

Retirement Reflections Appreciated

What would we do if we were unemployed ? Retirement / Reflections really is true unemployment! Instead of unemployment benefits --you get Social Security

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Jul 24, 2020

Calling All Female Retirees

I am about to retire and I have some of the silliest concerns you can just imagine, that believe it or not, could (not saying they will) cause some depression

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Jul 22, 2020

Unwanted Retirement

Okay, here is my story. I was a teacher of children with multiple disabilities in an urban school district. When I was 66, I planned to work at least

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Jul 21, 2020

What's New?

At our ages, the list of possible answers is getting shorter. My second husband and I used to have a company named What's New. We basically took statuary...

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Jul 18, 2020

Memories: Dod Oh Dod, What do I do now?

Jane, please watch the kids for me. My sister is going to have a baby and I can't take them with me. Sure, I said... like I could do anything about it

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Jul 18, 2020

Retirement, Depressed in Scotland

I am struggling to cope and depression and anxiety have resulted, I’m frightened to go out and have little help through the NHS.

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Jul 18, 2020


Hello All and thank you for all your stories. I retired 3 weeks ago, after 30 years of hard charging federal service as a federal prosecutor, including

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Jul 18, 2020

Bored, Life Changes...

I retired at 52 with pension after 30 years. Wanted to spend it doing volunteer work at church. Did that, but not enough to keep me busy. Was offered part-time

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