We've still got it going on...
When I first spotted 'Doris', who features in our lovely logo (above), I couldn't help but make her our poster girl for The Association of Retired Single Women... She's energetic, she's going places, she looks like she has a whole 'bucket-list' of things that she can't wait to be, do and have in life and she has a big smile on her face!
That's what I want for you too - whether you're an 'always single' woman or, like me, you're 'single again'. I want you to have the happiest, healthiest, most vital, productive, energetic, prosperous and fulfilling retirement you could possibly have! At the same time, I want you to get the resources you need to help you balance having the kind of retirement you want and deserve to have, with planning to meet your future needs. That's what The Association of Retired Single Women is all about -
Self-published my first novel! It's called Six of One, and it's a comedy spin on the six wives of Henry VIII.
I retired from 31 years of (NJ) state service on September 1, 2011. It's been just over two months. I am truly enjoying retired life, although I do find that it takes some adjusting to. I set up an excel spread sheet to track my spending, which I find is probably more than when I was working, since I now have time to do all of the things that I wanted to do socially. I am also finding additional activities through the use of "meetup.com". My mother has Alzheimers and is in a nursing…Continue
Do you have a big 'project' that you can immerse yourself in during the first year of retirement? Something that you can devote your time, energy and skills to? Something juicy that will get you out of bed in the mornings and add structure and a sense of purpose to your days?
Many people report that they 'wasted' the first 18 months to 2 years of their…Continue
I am not retired, yet, still working!! But so looking forward in a couple of years to this great change in my life.
Just wondering where to retire. Want a lower cost of living, but near services, maybe a place where I can walk to many of the doctors, stores, events, etc.
I am 59 yrs but hope to live to 95. I have been divorced since 1996 and am glad I made that…Continue
Started by Ann Harrison Jul 13, 2011.