People Over 60 Improve the World

    People Over 60 Improve the World

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    Create a Second Career with Help at These Colleges

    Create a Second Career with Help at These Colleges

    Throughout the country, colleges are creating programs that help boomers transition into encore careers. The profiles below showcase colleges that are training people over 50 for jobs in education, health care, social services and the environment ...
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    10 Reasons to Rent Instead of Own After 60

    10 Reasons to Rent Instead of Own After 60

    Our parents’ generations saw living in the family home  as a source of real security in retirement.  It would be a gathering place for family.  They looked at their house as a nest egg. It was ...
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    8 Reasons To Choose to Work, Not to Retire

    8 Reasons To Choose to Work, Not to Retire

    New research questions whether, in order to be happy, we should shelve the idea of traditional retirement. Activities with meaningful involvement and connections with other people are closely linked to life satisfaction after 60. Lost daily ...
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    Reverse Mortgages: Terrific or Dangerous?

    Reverse Mortgages: Terrific or Dangerous?

    If you’re 62 or older – and looking for money to finance a home improvement, pay off your current mortgage, supplement your retirement income, or pay for healthcare expenses – you may be considering a reverse ...
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    8 Ways to Get Money from an IRA Penalty-Free

    8 Ways to Get Money from an IRA Penalty-Free

    When you lose your job or have unexpected expenses, unless you have a substantial emergency fund, you are left scrambling for funds to cover life’s emergencies – and money in IRAs is an obvious target. Funds withdrawn ...
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    Do You Two Agree On Retirement Plans?

    Do You Two Agree On Retirement Plans?

    Are you and your partner on the same page when it comes to retirement or are you reading different books? This simple quiz will help you get a quick glimpse into how each of you views ...
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    Working After 50 - The New Women's Movement

    Working After 50 – The New Women’s Movement

    Last week I spent an exhilarating evening exploring the Encore message with Marci Alboher and close to 200 people who had come to the New York Public Library to find out more about her book The ...
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