How not to retire

How not to retire

Can retirement really be fulfilling? If you’re due to retire, it may or may not be because you have chosen to do so. Even if it’s your choice, you may still wonder ‘what will it be like?’ You might tell yourself: ‘I worked hard all my life, I deserve a rest’. Without a doubt, you […]

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Do women ever retire? A meditation on time

Do women ever retire? A meditation on time

The third in a series on the ups and downs of early retirement In the beginning, there was no retirement. There were no old people. In the Stone Age, everyone was fully employed until age 20, by which time nearly everyone was dead, usually of unnatural causes. Any early man who lived long enough to […]

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Do women ever retire? Measuring life in lunches…

Do women ever retire? Measuring life in lunches…

The second in a series on the ups and downs of early retirement Women planning their retirement have no problem finding information about finances, healthcare and the best places to live on a fixed income. But, I’ve never seen a single article that mentioned lunch. Yes, lunch has become an unexpected challenge, particularly for me, […]

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