Retirement'

Retirement is not an end but a beginning

Retirement is not an end but a beginning

Due to increased life expectancy retirement is no longer viewed as just the cessation of employment, but as the start of one’s third chapter in life. Our extended lifespan challenges us to plan for the senior [...]

Hey seniors: Extend your lives by walking and reducing TV watching

Hey seniors: Extend your lives by walking and reducing TV watching

The quest for healthy longevity is commonly associated with good genes, avoidance of life-threatening conditions and luck. We also know that lifestyle options may extend our lives by eating right, exercising our minds and bodies, maintaining [...]

Choosing to retire? Do it wisely

Choosing to retire? Do it wisely

When you have the option to retire and can afford to do so, it would be wise to consider several issues that could significantly impact the quality of your new life. How will you replenish various [...]

How couples can best prepare for retirement

How couples can best prepare for retirement

Retirement is a personal experience, yet it is also a couple’s event. How mates deal with their later life planning makes a great difference to their personal happiness and the comfort they continue to receive from [...]

Is retirement a blessing or a curse?

Is retirement a blessing or a curse?

The idea of retirement brings smiles to some people and frowns to others. What are the factors involved in the joyful anticipation or the dread of retirement? Those who yearn to retire often cite different reasons [...]

To retire or not to retire- is that the question?

To retire or not to retire- is that the question?

Whether to retire or stay employed may be a complex decision for many people. The question of how to structure life beyond retirement, once the choice is made, may also be another baffling decision. Historically, people [...]