Be Awesome

Retirement Tips From “The Happiest Man In The World”

As we look at our retirement plan with concern, we realize that we need to continue working longer than we once imagined. For many Americans, modern- day retirement now includes working at least part-time. There are financial benefits, and it can help you stay active, engaged and happier during your retirement years. A recent New York Times documen...Read More

How To Give Your Retirement Relocation A Test Flight First

Maybe you are one of the many Americans who dream of moving to a perfect location where you’ll spend your retirement years. You are planning the perfect time when you will end your working days and turn them into more playful days. Have you ever considered taking a test flight to try out your dream location before you retire there? If you don...Read More

What Is Financial Independence?

Financial independence is that moment when you have enough invested assets to live the lifestyle you want for the rest of your life. You can choose to continue working or not, but you are no longer dependent on a paycheck to live your lifestyle, or to cover your expenses. Financial independence is freedom. You are not chained to a job you dislike, ...Read More

Have you considered being a nomadic retiree?

If you’ve ever dreamed of traveling, wandering and roaming, being a nomadic retiree may be an option. We recently needed to travel and to save money; we decided to stay in an Airbnb for the first time. We had a great experience, and will now stay in them more often now. Becoming a nomadic retiree, enjoying airbnbs and spending wisely is preci...Read More

4 RETIREMENT THINGS YOU CAN CONTROL..and a few you can’t

A lot of people nearing their retirement believe that they have everything figured out. However, they find retirement to be very different from what they’d pictured. Here are 5 things that you thought were true about retirement but aren’t. When you plan to retire matters Most people believe that they will work until 70 years of age or retire after ...Read More

Can your marriage survive and thrive during retirement?

Maybe your dream of retirement is that small homestead in rural America. Maybe your spouse thinks that sounds like more work than working the career a few more years. Statistics show that the number of people over 65 who divorce is growing. One of the main reasons for this is that people who have glided through life and ignored ongoing relationship...Read More

Retirement – Making It Meaningful!

At various times in our lives all of us come to a fork in the road – that place where we need to make a decision about where we want to go for our future. Picking a career, choosing a spouse, or determining whether or not to have children are examples of these significant junctures. We think that choosing to retire early rather than working f...Read More

Why Idealizing Retirement is a Bad Idea

During our working years, we tend to idealize retirement. We think it will be like we have one foot in heaven’s gate, and the days will be filled with nothing but pleasure. Well, sure, you should enjoy your retirement and make it a happy time in life, but as we know, life isn’t always easy, and retirement is just one more phase. You’re still living...Read More

Smile! It’s a Good Hair Day.

  Flow it, show it Long as God can grow it My hair -Refrain from “Hair”   Remember the good old days of Hair and The Age of Aquarius? When hair was an act of rebellion? Some things never change. Hair (or lack of it) helps shape who we are. 13th century Lady Godiva rode her horse through the streets of Coventry, dressed only in her long hair. R...Read More

  • 1
  • 2
  • 9

Lost Password

Register

Like Our Page!

Receive our updates via Facebook!