Retirement Tips


“Happy Retirement” Gifts for Coworkers or Family

These ideas and gifts say “Happy Retirement!” with creativity and enthusiasm. Since many of us are retiring younger, these gift ideas are geared towards a fun, fresh start in life. If your retiree is hesitant about retirement, remind her that the world is full of amazing things to do besides work. Retirement is a gift that asks to be used wisely and […]

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What You Need to Know About Cheap RV Living and Retirement 3

These tips for RV (Recreational Vehicle) retirement are from a couple who retired four years ago. They offer an inside peek into cheap RV living. My interview below won’t tell you all you need to know about RV retirement. Read So, You Want to be a Full-Time RVer? by John and Kathy Huggins to learn about doing the preliminary homework on RV […]

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How to Cope With Being Alone When You’re Old 31

Don’t wait until you’re “old” to cope with your fears of aging and being alone! Here’s how to build a life of peace and happiness – and how to cope with being alone in old age – whether you’re 45 or 95. Find the lighter side of aging in This Is Getting Old: Zen Thoughts on Aging with Humor and Dignity. Susan Moon […]

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Tips for Cutting College Costs – Parents of College Students 2

Parent of college students, these tips for cutting cutting college costs will help you achieve financial goals (can you say “retirement”?)! These money tips are from financial planner Marc R. Hill. “If you’re the parent of a high school student you may soon be faced with a very tough decision,” says Hill. “Should you continue funding your retirement plan, or help pay for […]


4 Tips for Facing Financial Fears

Do you – like many people – fear making investments,  managing your money, or teaching your kids about debt or credit card management? These tips for facing financial fears from money expert Tom Duffy will help! First, a quip about money from a financial powerhouse: “Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score,” says Donald Trump. “The real excitement […]


If You Want to Retire Early – How to Maximize Money for Retirement 3

Retiring early and having enough money to live comfortably is a dream come true for many! These tips for maximizing are from financial planner Rick Rodgers…he also offers a tax tip about social security income that most people aren’t aware of! Before the tips, a quip: “Retirement:  It’s nice to get out of the rat race, but you have to learn to get […]