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Communication Between Partners

Communication between partners is a two-way street, but taking steps to improve your own skills can make a tremendous difference.

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Volunteering – Part of Retirement Planning

Volunteering in retirement offers structure, helping others develop & opportunities for growth.

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Working in Retirement – Advice & Options

With more than 50% of boomers stating they either would like to work in retirement or need to work, I thought it worth repeating a message on the subject. Many successful retirees work at paid and.or volunteer jobs.  One of the benefits of working in retirement is a greater appreciation of your leisure hours,  Retirees […]

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Healthy Pets Euthanized for Convenience (Toronto Star, May 23, 2017)

What happens to your pet if you are incapacitated, hospitalized or you die.

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What is Your Current Retirement Picture? An Excerpt

Starting your retirement planning. Nine questions to help identify what retirement currently means to you.

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