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It sounds like you're very isolated.  I would consider moving.  I find 55+ communities are great because everyone is retired, has the time and opportunity to socialize.  Most have multiple activities that seniors can get involved in.  It's a shame wi...
DoryAnne2 07-19-2019 05:25 AM
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The best strategy for me was to set up an automatic deduction out of my paycheck every month into my IRA.  Once I have the money in hand, it's hard to save.  But I just work out my budget according to my take-home pay, which excludes the amount I'm s...
DoryAnne2 06-26-2019 06:53 AM
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For me, having an attitude of gratitude and appreciating everything I have is key to living a happy life. Also thinking of others and trying to give as much as possible.
DoryAnne2 05-27-2019 10:44 AM
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We bought a second home in Florida (we currently live in New York) in a very active 55+ community in anticipation of retiring down there full-time in the next couple of years.  We've found people to be very friendly and open to new friendships. After...
DoryAnne2 04-10-2019 07:20 AM
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The older I get, the more of an early bird I become. I increasingly enjoy the early morning quiet and leisurely way to start the day.  And because I am up early, I find myself getting very tired earlier at night and am usually going to bed by 10 p.m....
DoryAnne2 02-21-2019 09:39 AM
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It sounds like you're very isolated.  I would consider moving.  I find 55+ communities are great because everyone is retired, has the time and opportunity to socialize.  Most have multiple activities that seniors can get involved in.  It's a shame wi...
DoryAnne2 07-19-2019 05:25 AM
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The best strategy for me was to set up an automatic deduction out of my paycheck every month into my IRA.  Once I have the money in hand, it's hard to save.  But I just work out my budget according to my take-home pay, which excludes the amount I'm s...
DoryAnne2 06-26-2019 06:53 AM
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For me, having an attitude of gratitude and appreciating everything I have is key to living a happy life. Also thinking of others and trying to give as much as possible.
DoryAnne2 05-27-2019 10:44 AM
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We bought a second home in Florida (we currently live in New York) in a very active 55+ community in anticipation of retiring down there full-time in the next couple of years.  We've found people to be very friendly and open to new friendships. After...
DoryAnne2 04-10-2019 07:20 AM
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The older I get, the more of an early bird I become. I increasingly enjoy the early morning quiet and leisurely way to start the day.  And because I am up early, I find myself getting very tired earlier at night and am usually going to bed by 10 p.m....
DoryAnne2 02-21-2019 09:39 AM
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It sounds like you're very isolated.  I would consider moving.  I find 55+ communities are great because everyone is retired, has the time and opportunity to socialize.  Most have multiple activities that seniors can get involved in.  It's a shame wi...
DoryAnne2 07-19-2019 05:25 AM
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The best strategy for me was to set up an automatic deduction out of my paycheck every month into my IRA.  Once I have the money in hand, it's hard to save.  But I just work out my budget according to my take-home pay, which excludes the amount I'm s...
DoryAnne2 06-26-2019 06:53 AM
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For me, having an attitude of gratitude and appreciating everything I have is key to living a happy life. Also thinking of others and trying to give as much as possible.
DoryAnne2 05-27-2019 10:44 AM
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We bought a second home in Florida (we currently live in New York) in a very active 55+ community in anticipation of retiring down there full-time in the next couple of years.  We've found people to be very friendly and open to new friendships. After...
DoryAnne2 04-10-2019 07:20 AM
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The older I get, the more of an early bird I become. I increasingly enjoy the early morning quiet and leisurely way to start the day.  And because I am up early, I find myself getting very tired earlier at night and am usually going to bed by 10 p.m....
DoryAnne2 02-21-2019 09:39 AM
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