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!

Let's share the Retirement Journey together...

Please share your own story for feedback from retirees -- OR -- comment on the stories below to share your two cents. You never know if your voice will bring that one retiree clarity for their future!

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Retirement Online Blog

Feb 22, 2020

Anyone had similar experiences?

I retired 4 years ago, have been divorced for 15 years, kids are grown/live far away/busy with their own lives, as they should be. I retired because

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Feb 19, 2020

Disability Retirement: MS - Surrendering

I am 55 years old and have been dealing with MS for 17 years. I have had the disease for at least 21 years. I am still working, but I will not be working

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Feb 19, 2020

Aging Elegantly

Welcome the Golden Years but Only on Your Own Terms What does aging elegantly really mean to you? For the majority of us, it means accepting the new

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Feb 17, 2020

Living in Assisted Living -- A Residents Perspective

Preparing For Assisted Living— If you are now in your 50’s /60’s you stand an excellent chance of requiring some kind of Assisted Living in your later

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Feb 17, 2020

Finally Retired after 48 Years: Will I be a Hermit?

Wow - am I glad I found this site!! After running my own retail and music lesson business for 48 years, I finally did it. I retired in November 2019.

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Feb 15, 2020

An update regarding working in retirement

Hello folks, This is an update about our Work in Retirement Facebook group that was created for those of you who are thinking about just that. If you

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Feb 13, 2020

WHY are so many New Retirees UNhappy?

Why Oh Why are so many retirees unhappy? I post story after story from anxious, depressed new retirees on my site. Those stories get lots of feedback

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Feb 10, 2020

1 yr in, retired at 60. Part two: the journey continues

Read Part 1 Here I am really touched by many of the responses to my first posting and also much more conscious of the number of people that are experiencing

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Feb 10, 2020

Anxiety ridden after retirement

I've been retired 2 months now after running my own business for 48 years. I used to be a happy positive person but I am finding myself so immersed

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Feb 10, 2020

Psychotherapist Retirements

I would be interested in hearing stories about psychotherapists who have retired. Please share. Thank you. Linda

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Feb 10, 2020

Retirement - The Best Time Of Life

Seriously, so something hurts once in awhile. So what? Take an Aleve and get on with life. You've reached an age where you can do what you want, not

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Feb 03, 2020

Need to exercise more

I need to start exercising more but cannot seem to get motivated.

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Feb 02, 2020

Retired Wildland Firefighter/Operations Safety

Hi all - I really appreciate this community and glad to participate by sharing my story. I was one of the pioneer women in Wildland firefighting starting

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Jan 30, 2020

Soon to retire

I will be 68 years old this year, working for 30 years at same company, not until last job review I would not consider retirement. Today I am serious

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Jan 30, 2020

wtf happened?

I retired 6 months ago. I worked for 31 years as a collection agent for the local water dept. I really loved my job but the city had a great retirement

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