I'am Retired Now What Do I Do?  

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created by BartR 2009-07-24 02:15:14 pm

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Find a mix of activities that you enjoy and "mix" them in to your daily/weekly routine. Find a good hang out that has other folks your age com'n in and gathering like a restaurant or something and hang there for breakfast.

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submitted by bjackson 2010-10-15 08:57:28 am    


Coach a Little League Team, Help at an animal shelter, join a military family support group, mentor some young kids ...

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submitted by Commercial Realtor 2009-11-16 02:12:45 pm    

Entering retirement is a time for assessment and stock-taking. If the retiree needs more income (who doesn't ?), a careful examination of one's experience and skill sets could open up avenues for a unique online business. Passion and expertise - go!

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submitted by edwinbrown 2009-10-12 11:38:01 pm    

Discovering one's real passion starts when retired.To discover your passion just do this small experiment.Note the type of book you would prefer checking out when you enter a book store.If its about cars,then that could well be your passion

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submitted by imeye 2010-04-21 12:37:32 am    

I had an uncle who retired very well off. So to keep himself busy he decided to take on part-time jobs just to see how certain things were made or done. He'd work a week here, a week there. Problem was, everyone wanted to hire him full-time!

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submitted by Tradeview 2009-10-16 12:20:26 am    

Spend some time getting to know your grandchildren - your children will appreciate the babysitting help

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submitted by Teatree 2013-11-17 11:38:10 am    


At first take a little time to just relax. Most get board after a few weeks of that. Then its time to find something to keep you occupied. A part time job, start an online business, volunteer work, etc. Stay busy is the key or at least that works for me.

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submitted by Mel 2009-07-24 08:05:29 pm    

Whether you have just retired from a job or a business, like I have, what is the first thing you should do. First take a little time for yourself, do a few things that you have put off while you were to busy with your career or business. Clear your mind.

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submitted by BartR 2009-07-24 02:15:14 pm    

I'm going to go back to the gym like did every time I was off for my health and got better. This time I'll volunteer there to stay in shape. I retired today! Yeah! Healthy Mind Healthy Body!

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submitted by debduck 2010-09-01 01:04:17 am    

Enjoy your retirement, you deserve it my friend. Getting back to the gym, go for it. You got my thumbs up!

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submitted by fundamentalmatters 2010-09-21 04:33:25 am    

Golf is best when your retired. Golf is fun. Golf is relaxing. Golf is everything you need when you retire. You can even take your spouse along for the ride.

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submitted by JohnS 2009-10-21 02:08:28 pm    


(1) Don't laze around for the rest of your life. You'll get bored out of your skull! (2) Take on a new challenge like affiliate marketing where you'll learn new skills and earn some money into the bargain. The Internet is a great place for retirees!

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submitted by dons1 2009-10-22 10:02:11 am    

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