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About Stan Corey

Mr. Corey retired at the end of 2018 after over 38 years in the financial advisory business. He published two books: the Amazon Best Seller novel, The Divorce Dance, and a non-fiction, When Work Becomes Optional. He continues to write articles and blog posts on various financial topics and is a guest speaker at industry forums and civic organizations.
Latest Posts | By Stan Corey
Buy, Sell, or Hold When the World Is in a Crisis?
2 days ago

Buy, Sell, or Hold When the World Is in a Crisis?

This seems to be the question of the day from most anyone who has an investment portfolio and has watched it cave during the past month. Here are five thoughts and ideas to consider for managing…
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What Happens If You Die Before Your Elderly Parents?
1 month ago

What Happens If You Die Before Your Elderly Parents?

By  •  Mindset

Many Baby Boomers have parents living into their 80s and 90s, and often these elderly individuals are in need of support from family as they have limited resources…
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My First New Year in Retirement: 5 Ways to Deal with Financial Anxiety
3 months ago

My First New Year in Retirement: 5 Ways to Deal with Financial Anxiety

For most of my adult working life as a self-employed person, the end of the year meant pushing hard to try and beat the prior year revenue. This was always a challenge and often met with high anxiety as we entered the ‘holiday season’ from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve. Read More

Attention Women Over 60! Don’t Ignore These 5 Silent Signs of a Heart Attack
5 months ago

Attention Women Over 60! Don’t Ignore These 5 Silent Signs of a Heart Attack

On a beautiful fall morning in late October 2002, I was planting Iris bulbs along the waterfront of our home in the Northern Neck of VA. I felt a bit more tired than I thought was reasonable and noted that I was sweating more than normal, so I sat down and lit up a cigarette. Read More

Older Adults and Hospital Stays: What We Need to Do for a Better Recovery
7 months ago

Older Adults and Hospital Stays: What We Need to Do for a Better Recovery

One of the most challenging issues we face as we age is recovering from various illnesses and surgeries. It seems that we tend to ignore the reality of the amount of time it may take us to fully (or mostly) recover from a medical episode…
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Is Every Day Saturday When You Are Retired? 3 Ways to Keep Your Schedule Interesting
7 months ago

Is Every Day Saturday When You Are Retired? 3 Ways to Keep Your Schedule Interesting

By  •  Lifestyle

At the first stage of retirement, the transition stage, it is sometimes difficult to remember what day of the week it is when you wake up. For me, my pill box is my first reminder! A friend once told me that retirement meant that every day was Saturday. Read More

How to Improve Your Life as You Go Through the Stages of Retirement
9 months ago

How to Improve Your Life as You Go Through the Stages of Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

I have now made it through the first two weeks of my ‘retirement’. One thing I realized is that I was already starting to lose track of the days but was saved by my pill box! As long as I remember to take my pills each day, then I’ll remind myself of what day it actually is. Read More

My Top Tips on Making Withdrawals from Your Retirement Distribution Sources
9 months ago

My Top Tips on Making Withdrawals from Your Retirement Distribution Sources

This is by far one of the most challenging financial areas to consider during your retirement transition phase. Read More

How Do You Spend Your Time and Money in Retirement?
12 months ago

How Do You Spend Your Time and Money in Retirement?

By  •  Lifestyle

Whether you’re retired or have chosen to work well after 60, there is plenty you can do with your free time and extra buck. Read More

My First 6 Months Post Retirement
1 year ago

My First 6 Months Post Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

This month marks the first six months since I “officially” retired. Here are a few takeaways from this period. Read More