Podcasts

RH 030 Countdown to Retirement and Magic Hat #9

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Show Notes Retirement Segment Our guest is recent retiree Lee Walsh of Raleigh NC Lee is a former telecom engineer Our topic comes from an AARP article about what you should do 5, 3 and 1 year – a countdown to retirement 5 years away See where you stand financially. This is a good time […]

Lifestyle

In Search of Community

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This is the first in a series chronicling our move into an active adult community. Retirement in Arizona has been great with one exception – finding community. We’ve looked to our neighborhood, to volunteering and to various interest groups. But for many reasons, we’ve struck out.  According to Albert Einstein: The definition of insanity is […]

Podcasts

RH 029 Benefits of Exercise and Bell’s Oberon

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Show Notes Retirement Segment If you stop exercising, it is very difficult to work yourself back to where you were. The benefits of exercise include lowering stress levels, better health, longer life, weight control, lower risk of heart disease and diabetes and lower risk of mental decline. Bill enjoys mountain biking and hiking which he […]

Finance

Non-financial Financial Literacy

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My wife and I are excited about an opportunity to help teach financial literacy to some university and high school students. Our first thought was how do we share our experience when it comes to the basics such as interest, compounding, taxes, credit, inflation and savings. Our second thought was that will probably bore them. […]