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Retirement Tips from World-Famous Authors to Live Happily Ever After
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Retirement Tips from World-Famous Authors to Live Happily Ever After

Want a long, secure and joyful retirement? Take inspiration from some of your favorite writers. Here are 10 strategies renowned authors use when writi…
December 30, 2021
New Year's Resolutions to Set Retirees Up for a Successful 2022
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New Year's Resolutions to Set Retirees Up for a Successful 2022

Here are five goals that will help you strengthen your finances and save more money.
December 27, 2021
The Stresses of Being a Caregiver
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The Stresses of Being a Caregiver

One study shows that caregiving takes a greater toll on retirees' mental health than on their finances.
December 20, 2021
Welcome to the Post-Pandemic Workplace
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Welcome to the Post-Pandemic Workplace

There are five generations in the workforce for the first time. Here's how employers are trying to please everyone.
December 17, 2021
The Joy of Owning a Business in Retirement
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The Joy of Owning a Business in Retirement

Golf and lazy days at the beach aren’t for everyone. In fact, some “retirees” get a kick out of challenging themselves as encore entrepreneurs. It can…
October 28, 2021

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From EBRI's CEO: What's on Retirees' Minds
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From EBRI's CEO: What's on Retirees' Minds

Retirees feel more comfortable spending from steady sources of income rather than tapping their nest egg.
October 25, 2021
How Snowbirds Can Be Taxed as Florida Residents
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How Snowbirds Can Be Taxed as Florida Residents

If you live in a high-tax state during the summer but winter in Florida, you can save big bucks by establishing residency in the Sunshine State.
October 25, 2021
Retirees, Transform Your House Using Smart Home Technology
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Retirees, Transform Your House Using Smart Home Technology

Going high-tech allows you to control your lights, locks and many appliances with voice activation and can help you age in place. Here's what to consi…
September 22, 2021
Moving to Another State in Retirement? What You Need to Know
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Moving to Another State in Retirement? What You Need to Know

The idea of retiring, packing up and starting fresh in a sunny spot or at the foot of some cool mountains may sound intriguing, but have you really th…
September 9, 2021
Considering Retiring? Try a Sabbatical Instead
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Considering Retiring? Try a Sabbatical Instead

With more businesses offering this perk, sabbaticals aren't just for professors. If you can take a sabbatical, that time off can be a way to test what…
August 24, 2021
Crucial Steps in the Search for the Right Nursing Home
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Crucial Steps in the Search for the Right Nursing Home

Finding a skilled nursing facility or nursing home after a hospital stay can be daunting. Follow these steps and tips to make the process easier.
August 18, 2021
6 Life-Changing Lessons from 2 Retirees Who Are Changing Lives
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6 Life-Changing Lessons from 2 Retirees Who Are Changing Lives

Retirement is the perfect time to redefine yourself, find a new sense of purpose and channel your passion in a meaningful way. What could that look li…
August 11, 2021
7 Essential Steps to Getting Your House Ready to Sell
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7 Essential Steps to Getting Your House Ready to Sell

Here's how to boost your home’s sale price and attract buyers in the digital age.
August 5, 2021
Exercise Saves Seniors Money on Health Care
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Exercise Saves Seniors Money on Health Care

Adults who increase their physical activity pay hundreds less per year for health care, a new study shows.
July 29, 2021
Older Adults Battle Long-Term Effects of COVID-19
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Older Adults Battle Long-Term Effects of COVID-19

Seniors are more likely to suffer from long COVID, and it's unclear when, or even if, they will fully recover.
July 29, 2021
Retirement Can Keep You Busy
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Retirement Can Keep You Busy

Your lives are filled with jobs, creative ventures and intellectual enjoyment.
July 29, 2021
8 Things You Must Know About Retiring to the Carolinas
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8 Things You Must Know About Retiring to the Carolinas

From the picturesque beach towns to cozy mountain communities, North Carolina and South Carolina offer retirees plenty of incentives.
July 12, 2021
What to Expect Traveling in a Post-COVID World
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What to Expect Traveling in a Post-COVID World

As the pandemic recedes, the travel industry is booming. Here's what you should know before booking your trip.
July 8, 2021
Assessing the Risks of International Travel
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Assessing the Risks of International Travel

Data on COVID cases and vaccination rates can help you determine if your international destination is safe.
July 8, 2021
The Benefits of Serving on a Board in Retirement
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The Benefits of Serving on a Board in Retirement

Landing a board seat for a nonprofit or a corporation is a great way to utilize the skills you learned during your career while doing something that's…
July 2, 2021
Happy Retirees Have These 7 Habits in Common
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Happy Retirees Have These 7 Habits in Common

A long and fulfilling retirement takes more than just money. Here are seven things happy retirees do – besides dutifully saving the money they’ll need…
June 30, 2021
Staunton, Va.: The Perfect Place (for Me) to Retire
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Staunton, Va.: The Perfect Place (for Me) to Retire

Why not head farther south? Virginia is retiree-friendly, it doesn’t tax Social Security, and it has no estate or inheritance tax.
June 23, 2021
To Be Happy in Retirement, Don’t Be Afraid to Use Your ‘Nuts’
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To Be Happy in Retirement, Don’t Be Afraid to Use Your ‘Nuts’

Forage, dig, bury, repeat. That’s what squirrels do with nuts, and it’s basically what retirement savers do too. However, while squirrels dip into the…
June 23, 2021
3 Exercises Help Reluctant-to-Retire Folks Know When to Say When
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3 Exercises Help Reluctant-to-Retire Folks Know When to Say When

Transitioning into retirement isn’t easy for everyone — especially entrepreneurs — but these three planning exercises can help clarify what you want o…
June 8, 2021
How to Make Gardening Easier as You Age
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How to Make Gardening Easier as You Age

Gardening can be harder on your body as you get older, but there are simple changes you can make so you don't have to give up this hobby.
June 1, 2021
Can't Sleep at Night? Consider Getting Checked Out By a Doctor
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Can't Sleep at Night? Consider Getting Checked Out By a Doctor

Older adults are more likely to suffer from sleep disorders, such as insomnia and sleep apnea. Left untreated these conditions can have dire consequen…
May 26, 2021