Most baby boomers assume Medicare will handle their health care needs. Not so much.
Sometimes situations are thrust upon us that leave us feeling we have no choice. The truth is we may not like our choices, but we always have a choice.
Planning for retirement is anxiety producing for most baby boomers. Contemplating this major life change can leave you feeling adrift and out of control. Learn the three phases of change and how to embrace them rather than resist them.
Making clear your end of life wishes is a priceless gift to your family. Learn how my Mom’s plan eased my burden in my time of grief.
The time immediately preceding your retirement (I call it “your countdown to retirement” is the most powerful time in your life. Want to know why? Keep reading.
As baby boomers recognize the importance of mindset and movement in aging, they understand being a “silver streak” may add years to your life.
Many baby boomers are unprepared for the emotional pain they may feel as they end their careers and move into their post-employment phase of life. By seeking to avoid the pain, they miss out on developing critical skills for finding happiness and fulfillment.
Those of us unfortunate enough to have caught the latest flu bug have endured a very uncomfortable week. I came down with it with a vengeance Easter night. Body aches, chills, barky cough, and malaise were my biggest symptoms. Fortunately, today I’m on the mend. But this illness brought up a perplexing thought. As I […]
“Why are people who retire here so surprised that our winters are cold?” my realtor friend asked me the other day at coffee in Rockland. “Do they not do their research?” The answer is many of them do, but maybe not enough to understand all the factors one should consider in a relocation decision. Retiring […]
An article about Maine’s desirability as a retirement destination recently appeared in numerous media outlets including USA Today and U.S. News & World Report. One category in which Maine is cited as number one in the nation is absolutely astonishing.