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About Stan Corey

Stan Corey retired as a financial fiduciary and has worked with many families for almost 40 years. He has a reputation for taking complex financial issues and making them understandable. He has published two books: The Divorce Dance https://amzn.to/2JW7IGs in 2016 (Amazon “Best Seller”) and When Work Becomes Optional https://amzn.to/2OniDfF in 2018.
Latest Posts | By Stan Corey
Does Sex Grow Old as We Age?
11 months ago

Does Sex Grow Old as We Age?

By  •  Mindset

I recently went with my wife to visit her mom who is in a memory care unit. It was late in the day, and they were getting the residents ready for dinner. Most are fairly mobile, some can easily manage on their own, while others have walkers and a few need to be transported in wheel chairs. Read More

What I Learned from My Shocking First Week in Retirement
1 year ago

What I Learned from My Shocking First Week in Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

My first week into the transition stage has brought with it a full range of emotions. It started well with a three-day weekend of golf. But I then asked myself, “Does having a three-day weekend have a meaning anymore?” Read More

Welcome to the Twilight Zone, a.k.a., The First Stage of Retirement
1 year ago

Welcome to the Twilight Zone, a.k.a., The First Stage of Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

Yesterday was my last day of ‘official’ employment! I am now entering the first stage of retirement, or some might say, the “twilight zone.”

I opened up my computer and found that my company email had been blocked, my calendar had changed, and all contacts had been erased. But I also had an outpouring of well-wishes on my Facebook page that was very encouraging. Read More

Adult Children Coming Home Don’t Break these 9 Rules of Engagement!
1 year ago

Adult Children Coming Home Don’t Break these 9 Rules of Engagement!

By  •  Family

Have you ever needed to provide temporary housing to your adult children?

Living in a full house can be a wonderful experience and also a very challenging time. I am describing a situation when your adult child and their family move in under the same roof and have different – read as unique – parenting ideas that may seem foreign to you! Read More

The Retirement Expectations Exercise That You Need to Take with Your Partner
1 year ago

The Retirement Expectations Exercise That You Need to Take with Your Partner

By  •  Lifestyle

One easy step to avoid disappointment in your retirement expectations is to complete a simple but effective exercise I developed. All you need is a pen and paper. Answer the following questions, and if you have a significant other, have them also create his or her own responses: Read More

When Retirement Becomes Less About Money and More About Emotional Wealth
2 years ago

When Retirement Becomes Less About Money and More About Emotional Wealth

By  •  Lifestyle

In 1964, Bob Dylan wrote the song, “The Times They Are a-Changin’.” As he sang those famous words, I wonder if he had any idea how much they would come to represent an entire generation of Americans. Read More

Turning 65 This Year? What You Need to Know About Registering for Your Medicare Card
2 years ago

Turning 65 This Year? What You Need to Know About Registering for Your Medicare Card

Are you turning age 65 in 2018? Do you know how to go about registering to obtain your Medicare card? Read More

7 Questions to Ask Yourself When Deciding Which Medicare Plan Is Best for You
2 years ago

7 Questions to Ask Yourself When Deciding Which Medicare Plan Is Best for You

It is very important to understand exactly what Medicare benefits are, so you can be prepared to pay the deductible and any co-payments, plus the uncovered services. Read More

8 Ways That the New US Tax Law Might Affect Your Retirement
2 years ago

8 Ways That the New US Tax Law Might Affect Your Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was approved and is now the new law of the land.

While the majority of the media has covered the proposals for the changes as being a boon for the wealthy, they have missed discussing how the new tax laws affect most retirees. Read More

Transitioning into Retirement? Do These 5 Things First!
2 years ago

Transitioning into Retirement? Do These 5 Things First!

By  •  Lifestyle

Transitioning to retirement isn’t a simple process. Let’s talk about a few of the things that you can do to make this time of your life easier. Read More