Retirement for me would be a time to take long walks through natural surroundings. On this crisp Fall day, I did just that..as I frequently do in my over-55 retirement community. I was very gratefu...
Eighty is the new 60 and 60 is the new 40--we feel younger and live longer. Retirement communities have changed. They are no longer just old persons homes. They are mini-factories of activities th...
Years before my husband retired we started thinking about where we would live. Our homework included attending seminars, reading books, and seeking expert advice. From this research we developed 10 ...
Retirees need money to support their families and pay for their medical bills after requirement. This makes it crucial for them to plan to avoid a financial crunch after retirement. Many people, who c...
Retirement gifts are generally given by the management of an organization to a retiree as a token of appreciation for their services. Retirement gifts always make a retiree feel very special. Crystal ...
I had a boss once who was always moving around in the office and active. He never sat in one place for very long. He would find any excuse to get up. If someone came in, he would get up and greet t...
We bring a lot of baggage along with us when we go into retirement. And I am not talking about suitcases. I am talking about built-up stress, lack of physical conditioning, high blood pressure, poor...
As a Realtor specializing in retirement communities, I can tell you the thing that people have the most difficulty with when they get older is deciding whether or not to move from their current home. ...
Just because you are retired does not mean you have to stop being active. Many recent retirees are joining associations, such as active retirement communities, and staying involved with health and fi...
Retirement communities are particularly well-suited to walking. They usually are gated and sometimes have security patrols. They have been designed to include walking paths or trails. As you walk t...