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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 Online Blog

Jun 23, 2019

Retirement-Online.com's Senior Pen Pal Quarterly

Travel the World with Senior Pen Pals, from the comfort of your own home! Senior Pen Pals can change your life! Friends to chat with daily, share life...

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Jun 22, 2019

It's Never Too Late to Become What You Were Meant To Be

It's taken me a long time to uncover and appreciate what I was truly meant to be. During all my working life, I have reinvented myself so many times I

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Jun 22, 2019

Loss of Relationship

I was in a 30 year marriage with a decent, hard-working man who drank too much and was happy to stay home and work on our house and property in the country

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Jun 17, 2019

Getting close to retirement and trying to learn from this wealth of experience. When is the right time to retire?

I'm 62 and keep telling myself to retire at the end of 2020. Or even 2019. Financially, I think my wife and I are in good shape and could walk out today.

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Jun 17, 2019

So Stinkin Happy now!

After I retired November 1, I realized I had been struggling with anxiety/depression for about four years, and I went to my primary care physician. After

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Jun 17, 2019

70 going on 20

I like Irwin’s line of thinking. Read it here! For a long time I use to let things get under my skin and voice my thoughts: whether it was about politics,

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Jun 13, 2019

Purpose/Desire

Retired at 69. The department I was a part of in a law office shut down. Was happy I didn't have to look for a job and could ease into retirement.

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Jun 12, 2019

6 months to go or maybe 7!

I’ll be 63 in November and plan on retiring at the end of this year, maybe December 1 or 31! It depends how long I can hold on! My husband has been

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Jun 11, 2019

90 Years of Age – No Telling-Just Living!

I stumbled across Irwin Lengel’s latest contribution to RoL whilst eating breakfast earlier this morning, his articulate and thought-provoking lines prompted

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Jun 10, 2019

What would your 90-year-old-self tell you about living life?

Such a question does make one stop and think about life and how we are living it. One thing it does is cause one to think a lot about getting older, and

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Jun 07, 2019

Doing Nothing

I am just happy doing nothing. For so long I've been so busy, raising kids, working full time, looking after a house, commuting to work, etc, etc.

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Jun 06, 2019

A little overwhelmed 9 months into semi-early retirement: to work or not to work, that is the question.

Reading other's stories is helping me, so figured I'd contribute. Retired at 60 after a heart attack, stent, and actually healthier than before- regular

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Jun 05, 2019

Loss of Purpose

I have no idea why I'm still on the planet. I always had a goal. I had two careers and all the education that goes with that. Although I wasn't really

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Jun 04, 2019

Retirement Blues. Why?

Missing and grieving over your pre-retirement job? Really? Wow, you clearly must have been heavily invested personally in your work. To be fair, I do

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Jun 03, 2019

Simple Meditation

Sometimes I am a little weird. I like to sit in my recliner. I put a blanket over my head and it is so comfortable. Then I breathe through my nose.

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