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Life After Retirement

Life after retirement is a complicated time. Not only do you have to worry about your retirement savings, but, you also need to find meaning in your life. Here are some retirement ideas to help you get more from the best years of your life.

Writing Your Life Story, One Beautiful Sentence at a Time
3 years ago

Writing Your Life Story, One Beautiful Sentence at a Time

I learned the hard way that writing your life story is tougher than it sounds. Like many women, I’ve started to write my memoirs several times over the last few decades.

Even though I write thousands of pages of content for Sixty and Me every year, I just couldn’t manage to get my own life down on paper. So, I gave up. Read More

What is a Granny Pod and Why Would You Want to Live in One?
3 years ago

What is a Granny Pod and Why Would You Want to Live in One?

What pops into your mind when you hear the term granny pod? Do you imagine Apple creating a new consumer electronics device just for older women? Read More

Thinking About Retiring in Thailand? Listen to this Amazing Woman’s Story First! (Video)
3 years ago

Thinking About Retiring in Thailand? Listen to this Amazing Woman’s Story First! (Video)

For many baby boomers, retiring in Thailand is the perfect fantasy. After all, there are few places in the world that you can live comfortably on less than $2,000 a month. Read More

4 Things You Can Do to Overcome Boredom in Retirement
3 years ago

4 Things You Can Do to Overcome Boredom in Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

As a woman over 60, you want every day to be fresh, vital and filled with joy. You try hard to keep negativity at bay, and are disappointed when you have feelings of boredom. Read More

A Grumpy Guide to Retirement
3 years ago

A Grumpy Guide to Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

So, you have finally reached retirement. Congratulations! For so many years, you looked forward to lie-ins, loafing about the garden, travelling to places you have never visited before and experiencing endless fun-filled days with your friends. Read More

3 Unexpected Ways Starting a Blog Can Improve Your Life After 60 (Video)
3 years ago

3 Unexpected Ways Starting a Blog Can Improve Your Life After 60 (Video)

Life after 60 is intense. So, why on Earth would anyone want to start a blog at our age? Isn’t there enough talk in the world? Don’t we all have better things to do with our time than share our opinions with the world? Read More

How to Feel Like a Millionaire in Retirement, No Matter Your Income
3 years ago

How to Feel Like a Millionaire in Retirement, No Matter Your Income

Whether we retire or continue working part-time, in our 60s, we become conscious of money in an entirely new way. For much of our lives, we were earning money and saving it. If we were smart about how we invested, spent and saved our money, our net worth was always going up. Read More

3 Tips to Kick-Start Your Senior Housing Search
3 years ago

3 Tips to Kick-Start Your Senior Housing Search

Research states that approximately 12-million Americans will need long-term care by the year 2020. In addition, 68% percent of individuals over the age of 65 will eventually develop some form of cognitive impairment or need assistance completing at least two activities of daily living such as dressing, showering and eating. Read More

Writing, Cats, Yoga and Ceramics – Embracing Life After Retirement (Video)
3 years ago

Writing, Cats, Yoga and Ceramics – Embracing Life After Retirement (Video)

For most of our lives, we look forward to retirement as if it was the ultimate destination. We monitor our savings account, hoping that we have enough money to maintain our quality of life. We think about all of the fabulous places that we want to go. We dream about what we will do with ourselves when, for the first time in more than 4 decades, we have free time again. Read More

6 Things People Don’t Get About Life After 60
3 years ago

6 Things People Don’t Get About Life After 60

I have written this article in response to a gaggle of women, in their 50s, who should know better! These women made sweeping generalizations about life after 60, which were both fascinating and alarming. Read More