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RH 022 The U Curve of Happiness and Brut IPA

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Show Notes Retirement Segment A large world-wide study describes happiness as tracing a U over the course of one’s life. The theory is that we are happy when we begin our careers and get our lives off the ground. However, when we reach middle age, the realities, disappointments and stress catches up with us and […]

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RH 021 Keys to a Happy Retirement and Modus Hoperandi

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 Show Notes Retirement Segment This episode marks the start of season 2. We have completed one full year of the Retire Hoppy podcast! New tag line for Retire Hoppy: Inform, inspire and entertain The foundation for our program is an article from NewRetirement.com: 50 Tips for Happy, Healthy and Wealthy Retirement Roy and I discuss […]

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RH 019 Beer Cap Country and Belching Beaver

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Show Notes Retirement Segment Founder of Beer Cap Country Andrew left his full time job as a software engineer in October. His wife is a teacher and she is getting an entire year off. They are traveling to Europe and Asia starting in August. Andrew sets SMART goals – Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Related and Time-bound. […]

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RH 018 Early Retirement and Voodoo Ranger

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Show Notes Retirement Segment Celebrating the early retirement of Fritz Gilbert of The Retirement Manifesto Fritz recounts the speech he gave at his retirement dinner Fritz worked for the same company for 33 years 6 Lessons Learned in 33 Years in Corporate America Save early, save aggressive, at least 20% Find someone to love unconditionally, […]