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Retiring this year? Add these dates to your 2019 calendar.

Congratulations!  This is the year you trade in your full-time job in exchange for your life’s passion.  As a future retiree, you’ll want to add a few dates for to your 2019 calendar to start your retirement off on the right foot.  We have a few suggestions: Your last day of work, of course! Okay…
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Discover New Music – Retirement Hobby Ideas

Discover The World’s Best Music – Retirement Hobby Idea Perfect for:  Musicians, Life-long learners, Explorers Requires: 1 or More people Age Level:  All Ages Activity Level:  Low   Remember the days when you sat down with your friends and just listened to music?  You can have that experience again – and it’s still fun! My husband…
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Is the Retirement Tour the new College Tour? Tell us what you think.

  Recently some of my friends have been taking their kids to tour colleges. It make sense to check out the school, the environment, even the social aspects of their potential new colleges. This got me thinking.  Why don’t we do that for retirement?  Why don’t we immerse ourselves in experiences designed to help us…
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Got 20 minutes? Use it to freeze your credit. It’s free and easy.

A new Federal regulation that went into effect on September 21, 2018, now allows you freeze your credit for free.  This credit freeze will help prevent people from opening credit in your name and help protect you from credit fraud.  You can also freeze the credit of your children. When you do need access to your…
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5 Retirement Travel Plans for Book Lovers

If you’re looking forward to retirement simply for the opportunity to catch up on reading, you may want to check out these retirement travel plans for book lovers.  Here are 5 great places to travel that all book lovers will enjoy:   London, England Home of the Globe Theater, platform 9 3/4, and Jane Austen…
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Your Retirement Plan Could Actually Be Wasting Away in Margaritaville

Parrotheads, rejoice!  You can now spend your retirement years nibblin’ on sponge cake and watchin’ the sun bake. There are new Margaritaville themed retirement villages opening in Daytona Beach, Florida and Hilton Head, South Carolina.  These new, relaxed retirement communities are inspired none other than musician and best-selling author, Jimmy Buffet. The Latitude Margaritaville communities…
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Thoughtful Retirement Gift Ideas for Coworkers

You’ve spent 40 hours per week together and been through ups and downs of working together. Send your favorite coworkers off to retirement with a gift they’ll remember.   Candle – It Takes Someone As Special As You to Make Saying Goodbye So Hard This candle says what you’re thinking – you’ll be missed! Order…
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Pick a Synonym for Retirement and We’ll Tell You What you Should Do After You Retire

The word “retirement” may have positive or negative associations for you.  To help change your retirement mindset, experts recommend renaming retirement to a word that you more positively associate with.  Select your favorite synonym for retirement below and we’ll tell you how you should spend your time after retirement.   To get started on the rest…
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Retirement Gift Ideas for Campers

  If camping is part of their retirement lifestyle, you’ll be a winner with these great gifts! Whether your favorite retiree is into tent camping, trailer camping or hitting the open road in an RV, this list of gifts for campers will appeal to their sense of fun and adventure.   RV Travel Journal With…
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How Much Do You Need to Retire? It Depends on What You Want to Do.

Image credit: www.aag.com     At some point during your retirement journey you’ll start to ask yourself how much you need to retire. Whether you’re just starting to plan for retirement or close to realizing your dream, in order to answer this question, you have to first know what you’re going to do when you…
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