Our 2018 Retirement Survey was selected as one of last weeks Awesome 8 by Working Optional.
Jeff Barger aka ThatBeerGuru, is my guest on episode RH 013. Jeff sent us several beers from Adroit Theory (whose motto is Consume Life Drink Art) to taste in the beer segment of the show. We were impressed not only by the beers but also by their exquisite label artwork. I am especially fond of the […]
On behalf of myself and my collaborator, Fritz Gilbert of The Retirement Manifesto, I am pleased to present the findings from our retirement survey. Here’s how our report is organized. The results of each question are presented in either table or graphical form. That’s followed our interpretation of the data. I bring the perspective of someone […]
This is an update to a post that first appeared in March 2018. Finally our seasonal spring weather has arrived: sunshine; warm temperatures; longer days; more outdoor activities; wildflowers; the scent of citrus; and baseball. When it comes to baseball I see it as a metaphor for spring: the rebirth of another season when anything […]
According to the Social Readjustment Scale, retirement is in the top 10 most stressful life events. For some, like me, retirement is difficult and the adjustment takes years. For others, such as my wife, the transition is smooth. I’ve written about my challenges in The 6 Stages of Retirement. In this post, I focus on why […]