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Don’t worry if you are not a 1 percenter — you can still retire on less money and have fun, too!

Retirement should not mean depression and loneliness. Retirement planning means far more than addressing money issues, Jane C said. The retired nurse expected to feel happy upon retirement, but found herself “just miserable nearly every day,” instead. As a medical professional, Jane knew that her own loneliness, sadness, loss of sleep and other symptoms are […]

Starting now: A Woman’s Retirement Monologues

About: As we retire, how do we still grow and achieve? How do we stay engaged? What happens to our story? MY MOTHER, WHO IS a dynamic and professional 94-year-old retiree (she recently wrote a book for the city of Albany, Oregon and now is working a second writing project, as well as researching an arts […]