Books for Retirement

Retirement: News from the web: Retirement, that leisurely part of life where you finally get to enjoy your own time. One thing retirees love to do is read. Some will have to do some catching up so here is a link to the 30 books you should have read before …

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Write a book in Retirement

Retirement: News from the web: When you google “retirement” you get mainly links to financial sites that want to invest your money for you, calculators/ investmentadvice/ healthsite/ and links to news articles about famous people retiring. Today we link to a funny site that deals with what to put on …

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Bad Habits in Retirement

Retirement: News from the web: We all know about our bad habits during our working life but here is a great overview from USNews about some of the habits we should avoid during our retirement years. Let me just highlight the first one where they talk about a different mindset. …

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Gay marriage? How about Gay Retirement

Retirement: News from the web: Leave it to the French to be forward with their response to questions from society. In France they now have a village where gay couples can retire without having to worry about other’s peoples opinions on their choice of partners. Read the whole story  more

The perfect age is 50

Retirement: News from the web: Whoever said:”Life starts at 50″ was right. AARP reports on a poll that concludes that 50 is the perfect age. It used to be 41, but now it is 50. There is lots more interesting results from this poll. Read the whole story  more

Active after Retirement

Retirement: News from the web: Here is a blog from someone who is passionate about staying active after retirement. In her own words: The sole purpose of my blog is to promote “healthy aging,” and to highlight issues that may in some ways positively impact my readers. Read the whole …

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Retired but not yet Tired

Retirement: News from the web: Increased life expectancy, better health and the desire to remain active and productive into their 70s, 80s and even 90s, are prompting people to re-examine the concept of retirement. For some, financial realities play …

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Always wanted to be a fire fighter?

Retirement: News from the web: Ever since Mr. Nathan retired from his position as director of human resources at Hobart and William Smith Colleges nine years ago, he has remained hugely busy. Every Monday evening Mr. Nathan, who became a volunteer firefighter after retiring, reports to his local firehouse for …

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