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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 is sooo good -- you just have to get there first!

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Retirement Online Blog

Feb 20, 2019

Retired Educator: Is that all there is?

Today may not be the best day for me to share about my retirement; it's a blue day. Just got hit slam in the face with retirement depression. It's been

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Feb 20, 2019

65 single woman heading into retirement without a clue of what to do

I'm 65 and will be retiring by the end of the year. I've been alone for the past 19 years and will most likely be single through retirement as well.

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Feb 17, 2019

Husband is ruining his health... and mine!

Husband was forceably retired 2.5 years ago after 42 years with the same company. He is sitting around and gaining weight. He is now prediabetic and takes

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Feb 16, 2019

Nothing beats the Florida lifestyle!

I have to admit, I'm still young and have MANY years before I'm enjoying the best state in the USA. I grew up in Toronto Canada and spent so many years

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Feb 15, 2019

Children don't come around anymore

My husband and I have been retired about two years now. Our children don't seem to come around anymore - only on holidays - even though they live 15

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Feb 15, 2019

Given Up

I too have just given up. Life is no fun anymore. Everything seems to have roadblocks. I retired a year ago and do not leave the house with the

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Feb 15, 2019

Early Disability Retirement at 50

I just went out on disability retirement with a shoulder injury due to 22 years of delivering mail. I'll be 50 this year.. I am so miserable ..had to

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Feb 13, 2019

Still Working It Out

I just retired on June 30th after 36 years of teaching. It was time. So far, I have learned to bake bread, booked a trip to Israel, learned how to cook

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Feb 13, 2019

Thank You

Not my story, but yours. Thank you so much Miss Wendy for this blog. You may not realize how many of us struggling retirees you have and are helping

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Feb 12, 2019

A Retirement Acrostic

R elish E very T ime I I R eceive E ach M emorable E xperience: N ew T imes

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Feb 12, 2019


Like nanny Seniors I am retired and after a short time began to feel isolated. I started exploring volunteering. There are Animal shelters, Hospitals,

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Feb 12, 2019

Become a student at Retirement University

Yo Guys, if you are planning retirement, here is a suggestion to get your mind in focus. Become a perpetual freshman in Retirement University. The key

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Feb 11, 2019

Retirees Living in Assisted Living

Well here I am, an 84 year old single, still retired male living in a first class Assisted Living Facility. So what do I do on a daily basis to stay

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Feb 11, 2019

Morning Routine Helps

I used to have extreme anxiety in the mornings and it stayed with me until later in the day. I will share with you what helped me. I started a routine

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Feb 09, 2019

Get Off the Damn Couch and Do Anything!

Retired after 40+ yrs. Took a vacation with hubby for 2 weeks. Been home for 2 weeks. Did a vision board for 2019, was excited. Now, still stuck on the

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