Retirement Planning: 6 Major Issues You Need to Address

Considering retirement this year? The average age for a first retirement is still in the late 50's although that does not mean people are retiring in the same way. Actually, the old way of thinking about retirement is in a state of being retired. It no longer works for most people for one main reason. According […]

You Need to Know These Facts about Working in Retirement

What has happened to retirement? It wasn't that many years ago when everybody understood what retirement meant. However, retirement as it use to be – the end of your working life and the beginning of a life of leisure – is no longer. In the last five years, retirement has taken on a whole new […]

Retirement: Why You Need to Plan Ahead Sooner

Retirement in the 21st. century is a new concept. The transition from full time work to full time retirement is a new stage in life that may take many years. It is time to start imagining your life with a thirty year bonus! There is no model for current retirees to follow because there has […]

Do You Want More Vitality in Retirement?

Vitality is essential at any age. As you age, it continues to play a key role in your life. Vitality is one of five Character Strengths measured by the Values in Action (VIA) inventory that correlates strongly with satisfaction with life, happiness, and well-being. Vitality can also be described as zest, enthusiasm, energy (physical, mental, and […]

Is Retirement Time to Return School?

 ”Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself ” ~ John Dewey As schools start the new academic year, do you yearn to learn something? For many adults, this is an exciting time to think about reinventing themselves. This is especially true for people considering retirement or newly retired.  There are two good […]

Too Busy Planning to Retire? Try These 6 Tips

When you are thinking about retiring, there is a lot to consider. This is especially true because now retirement usually means finding a way to do something that will make you feel like you matter, give your life meaning, possibly bring in some income, and enjoy yourself  - all crucial ingredients for your well-being. It […]

Thinking about Retiring: Do You Do This?

There is a lot to think about when you think about retiring. It can be overwhelming. Of course, the financial planning piece is crucial. Hopefully, you have been working on that for a while.  Unfortunately, that isn’t the only thing you need to be thinking about. In addition to financial planning I recommend you take […]