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About Margaret Manning

Margaret Manning is the founder of Sixty and Me. She is an entrepreneur, author and speaker. Margaret is passionate about building dynamic and engaged communities that improve lives and change perceptions. Margaret can be contacted at margaret@sixtyandme.com
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I Spent $100,000 on Upwork… Here’s My Advice for Freelancers
2 hours ago

I Spent $100,000 on Upwork… Here’s My Advice for Freelancers

On the surface, freelancing sounds like an ideal option for older adults looking to make a little extra cash. It’s something that you can do from home, it allows you to leverage the skills that you earned over the course of your career and, for the most part, ageism is avoidable. Read More

Fashion Over 50: 4 Myths Most Mature Women Believe (#3 is Crazy!)
2 hours ago

Fashion Over 50: 4 Myths Most Mature Women Believe (#3 is Crazy!)

There are many fashion myths that seem to burden women when they hit 50. Be a hostage no more! Style blogger Susan Good is here to break four myths that might be making your life miserable. Enjoy the show! Read More

What I Learned By Negotiating with My Creditors After 60 (Video)
9 hours ago

What I Learned By Negotiating with My Creditors After 60 (Video)

For all the talk about baby boomers being “the wealthiest generation in history,” there is no doubt that many of us are struggling financially or even swimming in debt. So, today, I would like to share my own story of how I negotiated with my creditors and got my financial life back on track. I hope that it inspires you to do the same! You can do this! Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Nobody Cares About Your Passion Business… But, it Can Still Make You Rich
1 day ago

Nobody Cares About Your Passion Business… But, it Can Still Make You Rich

Most of us dream of starting a passion business at least once in our lives. Perhaps you love backing and have always wanted to open a bakery or coffee shop. Or, maybe you love collecting stamps and have considered buying and selling them on eBay.

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Fashion for Older Women: How to Accessorize Your Little Black Dress
1 day ago

Fashion for Older Women: How to Accessorize Your Little Black Dress

The black dress – long or short – can be a little intimidating. Let’s break that thinking right now! Join us in discussion with fashion expert Melanie Payge who will demonstrate some fabulous looks with a simple black dress. Enjoy the show! Read More

The Silent Power of Reconnecting with Yourself After 60
1 day ago

The Silent Power of Reconnecting with Yourself After 60

I don’t know about you, but, I often get overwhelmed by the complexity of the world around me. Society is divided, people are distracted and our fears are amplified. When I feel like this – just like our fabulous blogger, Ginny McReynolds – I try to reconnect with myself. This process, which Ginny calls “coming back,” helps me to get things in perspective. I hope that you enjoy today’s video and Ginny’s article! Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Are Older Investors Being Too Conservative? A Controversial Look at How We Save for Retirement
2 days ago

Are Older Investors Being Too Conservative? A Controversial Look at How We Save for Retirement

The idea that investors should be more conservative with their money as they get a little older is based on solid investment wisdom. After all, the last thing you want to happen one year before retirement is for your life savings to go up in smoke during a market correction. Read More

Pro Makeup Tips for Older Women: How to Conceal Age Spots and Rosacea
2 days ago

Pro Makeup Tips for Older Women: How to Conceal Age Spots and Rosacea

Age spots and uneven pigmentation – we all have them. But how do we get rid of them so our self-confidence doesn’t suffer? Join us in this demonstration with Ariane Poole who has some great advice to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

Be the Queen of Your Inner World to Get More from Life in the Real World
2 days ago

Be the Queen of Your Inner World to Get More from Life in the Real World

At our age, it’s so easy to blame the outside world for our problems… or to give others too much credit for our genuine successes. The irony is that our relationship with ourselves often has more impact on the direction of our lives than our relationships with others. So, today, I would like to invite you to become the queen of your own inner-world. If you accomplish this, you will be well on your way to getting more from life in the real world. Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Why Introducing Your Grandchild to the World of Travel is One of the Greatest Gifts You Can Give Them 
3 days ago

Why Introducing Your Grandchild to the World of Travel is One of the Greatest Gifts You Can Give Them 

Travel has always been a passion of mine. As a child, I unfortunately did not have the wonderful experience of having grandparents in my life. But I know they were strong and loving people who hardly left the part of London where they were raised. Perhaps, in counterpoint, the strongest and most powerful memories that shaped my values and lifestyle were related to travel. Read More