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Elder Care Issues & Emotions

Elder Care

Are You a Member of the Sandwich Generation? Being a caretaker to children is a big responsibility. It can be stressful at times and that stress can show up in your body physically. Add being a caretaker to an elderly parent and that stress…

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Declutter

Clutter

The KonMari method of decluttering One of the best ways to simplify your life is to declutter. There are numerous ways to go about doing this. One of the most popular ways right now is The KonMari Method™ created by Marie Kondo, from the…

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Forced Retirement

Forced Retirement Doesn’t Mean the End of Your Career Will Rogers once spoke about how half your life is wasted attempting to find something to fill the void of all the time you rushed around trying to save. Most people have many productive years…

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Senior OnLine Entrepreneurs

Common Obstacles for Senior Entrepreneurs Senior entrepreneurs often begin their online journey out of necessity. Perhaps they involuntarily lost their jobs through no fault of their own or had to retire on a savings that’s totally inadequate for today’s cost of living. There are…

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Seniors and Computers and the Internet

What Seniors Need to Know About Working on a Computer from Home Seniors are clamoring to learn about computers and the Internet so they can make money to supplement their retirement incomes and socialize with others. They’re part of a movement which can keep…

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Second Career for Senior Citizens

Seniors today are coming out of retirement with energy and excitement for the next stage and possible second career of their lives. For many, it’s an exciting time knowing they have the skills and the methods for developing their own businesses that will help…

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Senior Discounts

Senior Discounts

Drug Stores Discounts Shoppers Drug Mart: On the last Thursday of every month, Shoppers Drug Mart offers 20 per cent off for customers 65 and older (some locations age 55), if you have an Optimum card. Some shoppers offer it every Thursday.  Lawtons Drugs:…

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How and What to Downsize

How to downsize

You’re supposed to live as freely as possible in retirement. That’s harder to do when your old job and even your old family life keep burdening you financially. When it comes to downsizing a home, belongings, and financial burdens, where do you start, and…

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Work from Home Jobs for Retirees

Senior Couple

Accountant Median Hourly Pay: $19.28 Accounting skills and experience don’t just go away at retirement. Payroll, tax advice, or as-needed consulting can be done part-time. Accountemps has guidance for taking on temporary or part-time accounting jobs. Virtual Assistant You don’t have to come into…

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Old Age Security

Senior couple view

Eligibility Your employment history is not a factor in determining eligibility: you can receive the Old Age Security (OAS) pension even if you have never worked or are still working. If you are living in Canada, you must: be 65 years old or older;…

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