Studying During Retirement: 50+ Colleges That Offer Discounts for Seniors

Studying During Retirement: 50+ Colleges That Offer Discounts for Seniors

McDonald’s and Denny’s aren’t the only places retirement-aged Americans can land senior discounts. Many retirees are unaware that they can access free or affordable college education options in their state. Kiplinger set out to change that, highlighting the schools in each state that offer free or heavily discounted higher education for people of retirement age….

10 Best and Worst Things About Florida To Consider Before Relocating

10 Best and Worst Things About Florida To Consider Before Relocating

Florida’s warm climate and lack of state income tax make it an attractive place to call home. But the Sunshine State doesn’t come without its drawbacks. I relocated to Florida, spending five years there. Overall, I loved my decision. Not all the Florida transplants I met shared the same sentiment, though. These are some of…

15 Advantages of Early Retirement for Americans Ready To Throw in the Towel at Work

15 Advantages of Early Retirement for Americans Ready To Throw in the Towel at Work

Early retirement may seem like the dream for many Americans, who notoriously work long hours with little vacation time. But some might feel nervous about retiring early for various reasons, such as fewer benefits or limited savings. While it’s worth knowing the potential drawbacks of retiring early, don’t forget to consider the advantages, too. More…

17 Things Seriously Hurting Americans During Retirement

17 Things Seriously Hurting Americans During Retirement

Reaching retirement is the ultimate goal for many Americans. After years of the daily grind, the idea of giving up one’s nine-to-five in exchange for relaxing golf games, afternoon book clubs, and early dinners sounds like a dream come true.  While retirement can be an incredible time of life, it also brings its own anxieties….

10 Best Cities in Virginia To Enjoy Retirement Life

10 Best Cities in Virginia To Enjoy Retirement Life

Virginia is more than just for lovers. From access to luxurious golf courses and iconic landmarks to awe-inspiring nature and national parks, it’s also a fantastic place for retirees. SmartAsset ranked Virginia’s best cities to settle down in. You’ll want to take notes if the Old Dominion is on your list of contenders for states…

12 Things Retirement-Aged Floridians Don’t Like About the Sunshine State

12 Things Retirement-Aged Floridians Don’t Like About the Sunshine State

Florida has the second-largest population of Americans 65+ years old in the country. And it’s not just by chance: warm weather and no state income tax are some of the benefits that draw retirees to the Sunshine State. The problem? Florida isn’t always the paradise retirees expect it to be. During my five years living…