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Working After Retirement
Jul26

Working After Retirement

In recent years encore careers, or jobs that older individuals work after retirement, have become much more common. In fact, so many baby boomers are working after retirement that an estimated 54% of workers 60 or older plan to continue working in some capacity past retirement. As you enter the later stages of your life, you should be proud of the work you have done thus far! However, people often find themselves drawn back to work...

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Knowing When to Retire
May08

Knowing When to Retire

We’ve all thought about it. Maybe you’re kicking back on the beach with a fruity drink in hand, or maybe you’re cuddled up by the fireplace and enjoying the surrounding wilderness somewhere quaint and quiet. Retirement is that finish line that almost everyone strives for. It’s the time where you can hang up those work boots and slide into some comfortable slippers as you enjoy your next stage of life. However, the biggest issue that...

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5 Important Legal Documents For Seniors
Feb16

5 Important Legal Documents For Seniors

As you or your senior grow older, it’s important to have a variety of legal documents at hand in case of an emergency. Whether it pertains to your estate, finances, or even your own health and well-being, a few documents can play a vital role as you or your loved one ages. It can often be overwhelming when trying to get these important legal documents together, but just remember that it will all be worth it in the long run. Below...

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Exploring the Older American Student Loan Crisis
Jan16

Exploring the Older American Student Loan Crisis

When someone mentions the student loan crisis, most people automatically think of the school debt that millennials have racked up. What most people don’t know, or care to mention, is that baby boomers and seniors are also struggling to make those loan payments. A new report gives some harrowing insight into what is quickly becoming a major retirement issue for seniors across the nation. Let’s take a look at why the student loan crisis...

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5 Financial Issues to Tackle in Your Later Years
Jun14

5 Financial Issues to Tackle in Your Later Years

Retirement should be a time for the elderly to leave the work boots in the front yard and hang up the hammock in the back yard. It’s supposed to be a time of rest and relaxation – a definitive hiatus from stress and work. Unfortunately, financial issues could bring about a variety of problems that could put a damper on the next stage of life. Here are some tips to help conquer five financial issues you might face as you head into...

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