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Letting go: The next stop on my retirement journey

Letting go: The next stop on my retirement journey

This month marks the 10th year of my “unretirement.” With my husband planning to leave his current position in late June, I’ve been putting a lot of thought into what retirement will mean for me. I love writing about retirement and workplace issues and I plan to continue writing for my terrific clients as long as they want me to. But the real question I keep coming back to is how I want to spend t... »

Random thoughts on retirement

Random thoughts on retirement

I seem to have writer’s block this week. Or it could be that my brain is fried because we are doing a kitchen reno and the smell of glue and the sound of drills is making it very difficult to think. So instead of writing a well-thought out piece with a beginning and an end, I decided to simply share some random thoughts on retirement. On mortality… …I interviewed Jonathan Chevreau last week for sa... »

Media scan: Week of December 15

Media scan: Week of December 15

This week I wrote 12 Online Scams: How to avoid unwrapping an online threat (Parts 1 and 2). The Dreaded B word: Budgeting was posted on savewithspp.com. I was also very honoured to be named as a Brighter Life (Sun Life) favourite working life writer of 2014 . Here are some of the interesting blogs and articles I read. If you are still not finished shopping, Jeremy Biberdorf on Modest Money sugges... »

Media scan: Week of November 17

Media scan: Week of November 17

This week on retirementredux.com I wrote How I saved over 50% buying eye glasses online and Limited options available for LTD coverage after age 65. I also posted My Road to Findependence: Guest Blog by Sheryl Smolkin which initially appeared on financialindependencehub.com.. My blog Retiree health benefits cost more for less coverage appeared on savewithspp.com. Here are some of the interesting a... »