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March 3, 2017
7 Places to Find Support for the Retirement Transition

Nancy Collamer's article in U.S.News & World Report asked the question: What was the single most helpful factor that got you through the major transitions in your life?

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June 22, 2016
Billings women find support as they retire: 'You can only clean house so much'
Chris Easton taught school in Billings for 27 years, and spent the next eight working full-time as education outreach coordinator for the Montana National Guard. When she retired in 2013, Easton found herself at loose ends. So much of what had occupied her time for so long was now behind her.
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June 2, 2016
Female inmates help train shelter dogs with $10K grant
It may have been her pronounced underbite that kept Sparky from getting adopted. But now, the mixed-breed rescue is about to become a service dog.

New Leash on Life, which pairs adoptable shelter dogs with prison inmates, just received a $10,000 grant earmarked for female prisoners from The Transition Network, a group of professional women, through its fund at The Philadelphia Foundation, the group announced.
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May 17, 2016
How to Find the Ideal Place to Volunteer
There’s a lot to be said for giving back though volunteering. But finding the best place and assignment to match your interests and skills — that’s the hard part.

Just ask Barbara Bradley Hagerty, author of the great new book about midlife, Life Reimagined: The Science, Art and Opportunity of Midlife, and a former NPR correspondent. When Hagerty and I attended the Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging’s Purposeful Aging Summit in Los Angeles last week, she brazenly told the participants that when she took her golden-yellow lab mix Sandra Day to a nearby hospital volunteering to visit patients, “I found it utterly boring and difficult. It was a mismatch of my skills and my passions.”
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March 23, 2016
Help for Deciding What to Do in Retirement
I have a good-sized nest egg, but I’m less certain about how to spend my time after leaving work. Can you recommend resources or tools that can help with planning for the future?

This question is more important than most people approaching retirement realize. Most of us, if asked, will say we want a mix of travel, play and meaningful work in later life. Specifics, though, tend to be few and far between. The point: Planning how to fill your days in retirement is just as essential as financial planning.
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