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6 Reasons to Work Past Retirement Age

When thinking of retirement, we think of sitting on a beach and sipping a mojito or hitting the golf course. Of course, this is the dream, is it not? However, some seniors need to work after retirement due to financial concerns. There are still others who prefer to work, past retirement, because it gives them a purpose and makes them happy. Here are some reasons to work past retirement.

Social Security Spouse Benefits – Things to Know if you are Eligible

Social security spouse benefits are eligible to you if you are widowed, divorced, or even still married. However, there are a few things you should know when claiming social security irrespective of the category you fall into.

Few Things to do to Adjust to Retirement

Many retirees look forward to retirement, while others do it because they have no choice. Whichever reason for your retirement, it can, sometimes, be hard adjusting to this new lifestyle. Before long, boredom and frustration start setting in and you wonder why you either made this decision or why you had to. Here’s how you may be able to adjust to your new lifestyle.

Home Decorating Tips for Seniors

Decorating your home, whether it is in an active adult community or an assisted living facility can be interesting and fun. You would be having many artifacts and mementos and collectibles that have seen for many years. These things are precious and you just can’t throw them away. Here are a few ideas on how you can keep your precious items while keeping your home pretty and simple.

7 Steps to Downsizing Successfully

Many of us consider downsizing only once we come to retirement age. Then, there are some of us who plan to do it but never get around to it. Then, of course, there are those who actually do it, and are extremely glad they did so. This article is for those who still have not got around to it.

ActiveAdultLiving.com® Features Kolter Homes

Kolter Homes – An Active Adult Community Builder you can Trust

Obtaining information about the company that builds your future home is important. There are so many builders out there, how will you make your choice? Will they be any good? What if they do a terrible job? These are the questions that will run through your head when looking into building a home or buying or renting a home in an active adult community. This is why we at ActiveAdultLiving.com® have featured a reputed builder on our website, one you can trust. This is none other than Kolter Homes.

Staying Busy during Retirement

All those days of working 7 days a week and doing so almost the whole day are now behind you. The time you spent working and being busy is now considered as your “free” time. But, instead of sitting back and relaxing, you find yourself bored to death. What will you do with your newfound freedom? Apparently, lots of things….. Here are five of them.

2021 New Years Resolution

New Year’s Resolutions for Active Adults

The end of the old year and the dawn of a new… This is when most of us decide to make New Year’s resolutions. What are your New Year’s resolutions? Have you decided to take up something good and give up something bad? If you have not, then this is the best time to do so. Here are five resolutions you can consider sticking to in 2021.

Resolve to Eat More Healthy Foods – Many of us tend to think twice about preparing meals, especially when it is for only one. So, we will consider throwing together some processed foods that are easy to make. Although easy, these come with a load of health issues that you really should try and avoid. So, this coming year, make a promise to eat more healthy foods.