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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.

What Covid Quarantine Taught Me About Being Retired
2 weeks ago

What Covid Quarantine Taught Me About Being Retired

There were many good things that came out of my experience with my first, and I hope last, quarantine of my life. But given how current events are playing out, quarantine restrictions may float in and out of our lives for some time to come…
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How to Plan Your Elderly Care if You Don’t Have Children or a Spouse
3 weeks ago

How to Plan Your Elderly Care if You Don’t Have Children or a Spouse

By  •  Lifestyle

One question that many people ask themselves as they get a little older is, “Who will care for me when I’m old?” People with children do not want to be a burden – and they didn’t have a family for the sake of being taken care of later in life. But, in a sense, children still are a good insurance policy. Read More

A New Word for Retirement – “Arrivement”
3 weeks ago

A New Word for Retirement – “Arrivement”

By  •  Lifestyle

How do we really know when it’s time to retire? What images do you have of the term “retirement?” To some it means enjoying life and golfing every day. For others, it means moving to a warm climate. Read More

After 60, You Can’t Do Everything That You Used to Do… and That’s Ok
1 month ago

After 60, You Can’t Do Everything That You Used to Do… and That’s Ok

I’ve been a runner for more than 40 years – ever since taking a jogging class as part of a gym requirement in college. It’s a real passion of mine. For a long time, I ran races and participated in marathons. More recently, I built up to long runs in the spring and summer. Read More

12 Thoughtful Retirement Gift Ideas
1 month ago

12 Thoughtful Retirement Gift Ideas

Retirement is a big deal and should be celebrated. After many years spent working, life now offers some free time to enjoy the pastimes and activities that we are passionate about. Some try new hobbies and learn new skills…
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Why Working After Retirement is Good for Your Body, Mind, and Soul
1 month ago

Why Working After Retirement is Good for Your Body, Mind, and Soul

If you’re heading toward retirement, you’re probably fantasizing about: No more freeways! No more deadlines! No more stress! Working after retirement may not even be a thought.

In fact, you may be thinking, “I’m free. I’ll never work again.” Read More

Mark Your Calendars: 3 Medicare Enrollment Periods You Shouldn’t Miss
2 months ago

Mark Your Calendars: 3 Medicare Enrollment Periods You Shouldn’t Miss

As you embark on the journey beyond 60, or if you’ve already crossed that threshold into your golden years, one of the things you have to begin thinking about in regard to your health and finances is Medicare…
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Use Intrinsic Motivation to Spark a Happy Retirement
2 months ago

Use Intrinsic Motivation to Spark a Happy Retirement

By  •  Mindset

Oh, the joys of retirement! No bosses or supervisors, no deadlines, no meetings or annual reports! What a luxury to find yourself with endless hours of free time and nobody telling you what to do. I’ve been retired from my full-time career…
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The Most Important Routine in My Day Starts the Night Before
2 months ago

The Most Important Routine in My Day Starts the Night Before

By  •  Lifestyle

Everyone always talks about the importance of our morning routine, and I would agree that starting our day in an intentional way sets the stage for our entire day. I, like many, have a very routine morning. However, my morning routine…
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Not All Retirement Stress is Bad – So, Throw Some Piranhas in the Fish Tank!
2 months ago

Not All Retirement Stress is Bad – So, Throw Some Piranhas in the Fish Tank!

By  •  Mindset

Almost all of us want to reduce the stress in our lives as we enter retirement. After decades of screaming kids, performance reviews, road rage and social pressure, we are finally ready to relax and take it easy a bit…
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