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3 Tips for Taking Care of Your Dry Hands and Cuticles After 60
3 months ago

3 Tips for Taking Care of Your Dry Hands and Cuticles After 60

One common problem every woman battles as they age are dry hands and cuticles. We’ve used our hands in a variety of ways for decades and regardless of how carefully we might have taken care of them, age causes our skin to change. Read More

How to Crush an Overdraft Fee in Under 5-Minutes… I Did it and You Can Too!
3 months ago

How to Crush an Overdraft Fee in Under 5-Minutes… I Did it and You Can Too!

No matter how much money we make, most of us go through life without really ever getting control of our finances. While we are building our careers, we worry more about increasing our income than decreasing our costs…
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4 Critical Topics to Raise with Your Financial Planner in the Final Years Before Retirement
3 months ago

4 Critical Topics to Raise with Your Financial Planner in the Final Years Before Retirement

Read any retirement planning book these days and one piece of advice will stand out – start saving early! Well, this is all well and good, but, the truth is that many of us are already in the final years before retirement…
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3 Big Fears that Stop Seniors from Renting their Home on Airbnb (and How to Deal with Them)
3 months ago

3 Big Fears that Stop Seniors from Renting their Home on Airbnb (and How to Deal with Them)

I am a BIG believer in passive income. Why? Because, in today’s low interest environment, $1 in yearly passive income can be worth $20 in retirement savings (or more!) So, even if you have never thought of yourself as an entrepreneurial person…
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11 Essential Oils to Clean and Freshen Your Air at Home – Plus the Just Smell GREAT!
3 months ago

11 Essential Oils to Clean and Freshen Your Air at Home – Plus the Just Smell GREAT!

One thing that has become so clear to us over the last few weeks is that our home environments can have a huge impact on our health and happiness. Even …
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Makeup After 60: The Secret to Applying Blush and Bronzer
3 months ago

Makeup After 60: The Secret to Applying Blush and Bronzer

As women age, they start to notice that they lose pigment in their skin. This is why you may notice that your skin tends to look a bit dull or sallow in your 50s and 60s. However, with the right makeup products…
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4 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Retiring Abroad as an American
4 months ago

4 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Retiring Abroad as an American

By  •  Lifestyle

About 10 years ago, I left my comfortable life in the U.S. behind and boarded a plane to retire abroad… first in the U.K. and, eventually, in Switzerland. As I stood there with 8 suitcases to my name, I could not have imagined…
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4 Retirement Crushing Mistakes We Make in Our 50s and 60s and How to Avoid Them
4 months ago

4 Retirement Crushing Mistakes We Make in Our 50s and 60s and How to Avoid Them

When we think about retirement planning mistakes, most of us think of things like “not starting to save young enough,” “taking on too much debt,” “not buying a house,” or “not saving 10%.” What these mistakes have in common is that they are all things that we do (or don’t do!) in our 20s, 30s and 40s. Read More

Fashion at Home: Using Color to Uplift Your Spirit in the Lockdown
4 months ago

Fashion at Home: Using Color to Uplift Your Spirit in the Lockdown

We think of fashion over 60, or, fashion at any age for that matter, as being primarily a tool for getting the attention of others. But, in my opinion, our fashion choices are really a reflection of how we feel about ourselves…
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3 Reasons to Rent Your Home on Airbnb in Retirement (No-One Thinks of #2!)
4 months ago

3 Reasons to Rent Your Home on Airbnb in Retirement (No-One Thinks of #2!)

Airbnb’s shift to older demographics makes great business sense. After all, it’s no secret that Millennials are struggling to get onto the property ladder. If Airbnb wants to grow, it will need to convince new groups – from parents to grandparents to let strangers into their homes…
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