In today’s edition, we take a look at life after retirement. Many people look forward to retirement as a time to relax, travel, and be your own boss. It is a goal you work toward your entire adult life and something to enjoy.
However, for many retirees, coming home from work and never going back leaves them feeling unfulfilled and bored. It is important to find a hobby, a part-time job, or volunteer to stay active and happy and ensure you enjoy those golden years you’ve always looked forward to.
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Finding the Perfect Part-time Job – These retirees got bored sitting around the house. Even at 65 or older they wanted something to keep them busy. Check out what they are doing that has made all the difference in their retirement years.
The Biggest Problem With Early Retirement – Many people work hard in order to retire early. While it is an exciting prospect, retiring at 40 won’t come without it’s own set of problems. There is one thing you need to do to make sure you’re fulfilled in early retirement.
Getting Changes in Your 401(k) – After last weeks FRONTLINE episode about fee-heavy 401(k) plans, many folks were left scratching their heads about what to do about it. This post handles the “what’s next” if you have a bad 401(k).
Mother, Can You Spare a Room? – The number of grown children moving back home is on the rise. If you are the parent in this situation, this article offers good advice to make sure your finances or retirement funds don’t take a hit.
6 Investment Alternatives to the Stock Market – Investing doesn’t always have to mean the stock market. Check out these 6 alternatives and decide if they’re right for you.
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You Have Too Many Bank Accounts – Having too many bank accounts may actually hurt your budget and cause you to spend more. It can be tougher to justify spending when all the money comes out of one account. Decide if it is time for you to close a few accounts.
Side Hustle Series: I Used to Host Estate Sales – Are you an estate sale junkie? There is a way to turn that hobby into an income. It could be your new way to make some extra money on the side.
The Best Advice From Mom – Mother’s Day is Sunday. A group of financial experts share the best money advice they got from their moms.
I’m Riding a Bike to Work! – One family was surprised by the financial impact of riding a bike to work. Look at the numbers; it may be time for you to pull out your bike, too.
7 of the Most Awkward Money Moments – A survey found that these money moments make most people really uncomfortable. How do you feel when your credit card is denied?
Why Do People Think Investing Is a Good Idea? – The College Investor polled personal finance bloggers on their thoughts about investing. You might recognize one of the guys on the list.
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