Around the World in Eldercare: Singapore’s Retirement Solution

Continue working. Your brain functions better and it keeps you young and in good health. That’s what Avtar Singh, age 65, believes. Singh works for the National Environment Agency and hopes to continue in his managerial position there as long ...

 
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Continuing Education Is Required at This Senior Living Community

I’m sure we can agree that lifelong learning is beneficial for people of all ages, and is especially constructive for seniors who are striving to keep their mind sharp. So it’s no surprise that more and more senior ...

 
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The Gap Between Perception and Reality in Long-Term Care

According to a recent Harris Interactive poll conducted on behalf of Nationwide Financial, boomers’ perceptions about the costs and parameters of long-term care are not aligned with reality. Far from it – the Long-Term Care study, which surveyed more than 800 seniors ...

 
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Seniors Are on the Move — Literally

The last half decade in the United States has been economically challenging to say the least, but many of us are feeling that we’ve finally emerged from the Great Recession. And though the housing market was hit especially hard, ...

 
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Seniors Teaching Via Skype

Some believe that once you reach retirement, you’re no longer required to give. You spent years paying into the system, and now it’s your time to kick back, relax, and reap the rewards of all your hard work.
 
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Beckham Bends Retirement

It  wasn’t too surprising to read that British soccer star David Beckham predicts he’ll have a tough time retiring. A post on albawaba.com says Beckham, after attaining all his personal bests in his career, believes it may ...

 
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How to… Find Your Perfect Retirement Place

The days of retirees flocking to Florida are over. Yes, many still head south to the Sunshine State for its warmer temps, but on the whole, boomers and seniors are exploring all their options -- both domestic and international -- ...

 
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10 Best Weekend Getaways for Boomers

Do you find yourself answering the Southwest Airlines’ “Wanna get away?” ads with an enthusiastic yes? Then it’s time to take action.

Today’s boomers are busier than ever: working past the retirement age they planned on, welcoming adult ...

 
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What Do a Senior Woodturner, Corset Maker and Drummer Have in Common?

There’s a new movement underfoot in the UK, with plans for a US outpost in the works. In this post, Senior Planet tells us all about The Amazings, a “reverse-model of your typical social service organization.” Instead of simply ...

 
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My Retirement Dream

You’re never too young (or old) to start thinking about your retirement, and I don’t mean the money part of it. Not to say that isn’t important, but there are plenty of articles, resources, and information about ...

 
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