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Retirement Online Blog

Dec 07, 2018

Only fools and horses work

After working for 37 years, I decided 6 months ago that life really was too short (my friend and colleague passed away, after working with him for 35 years.

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Nov 29, 2018

Keeping mentally challenged

I was laid off in 2011 and have not worked since. I looked for a job for a long, long time but nothing really panned out. Then my Mom got sick and after

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Nov 26, 2018

2018 Update from 2013 post

I wrote Regret so far by: Anonymous in 2013 and a follow up in 2014 on trying to get back the college job I early retired from like an idiot. Who would

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Nov 23, 2018

5 months in

I thought the volunteering would come easier meaning faster. I have just begun to get a bit more involved in two organizations but the process Is slow

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Nov 21, 2018

Problems with two neighbors on both side of house.

I really don't know what to do, I have retired but my husband hasn't he is an over the road trucker and he went out bought a new pickup which has to be

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Nov 15, 2018

Lonely, frustrated, and in pain

My husband and I are both retired. Seven years ago we built a house on 77 acres of wooded land in the middle of nowhere which is my husband’s hometown

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Nov 13, 2018

My Plan: First Two Months of Retirement

I am four months away from early retirement and my mind is reeling right now . There is excitement as well as fear of the unknown. It is that fear of

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Nov 11, 2018

Wait, what? Retirement option already?

About a year ago, I told my husband that we needed to get our finances in order just in case an awesome retirement package would come my way. Well, it

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Nov 08, 2018

3 months till retirement, and I don't think I'm going to make it

Well, I am 1 month, 19 days and 12 hours away from my retirement at 66 YOA. I am finding that I do at times think I'm not going to make it. We have planned

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Nov 08, 2018

Life Is Not a Rehearsal-Don't Treat it Like One.

Looking for a spicy book to read, check it out on Amazon. I just want to weigh in here for all of the retirees that feel like they are drifting in

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Nov 07, 2018

Retirement: When the World is Falling Apart

If you are feeling like your world is being torn apart (and it rightfully is when you retire), nothing is the same - suddenly. Watch this video. Kyle

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Nov 07, 2018

I think I am losing my mind! Did I make the wrong decision???

I am 56 years old and a newly retired school administrator. I retired early as I was being moved in my final 6 months after I was promised that I could

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Nov 06, 2018

Retirement Depression

My problem here is I seem to have lost all my friends most or a lot are still working. I also can't get my husband to retire, he is a trucker and loves

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Nov 05, 2018

We All Should Begin to Worry!

The annual cost of a private room in a nursing home has cracked the six-figure mark, according to Genworth Financial. The national annual median cost

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Nov 05, 2018

Retired Husband

My husband retired 6 months ago, I retired 2 years ago and figured myself out, painfully made a few friends and hobbies. He’s now very happy to tag along

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