Below you will find a variety of resources to help you plan and prepare for your retirement. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Recommended Financial Planners/Advisors

Chadwick Financial Advisors

Pangaro Wealth Management

Reed Financial Planning Services


Career and Work Arena

Job Search/Career Change
Experience Works is a national, charitable, community-based organization that helps older adults get the training they need to find good jobs in their communities.
Encore Careers. Civic Ventures, a Bay Area organization supporting mature workers and their contributions to non-profit service in their communities.

Senior Job Bank


What Color is Your Parachute?

Retirement Jobs



Health and Wellness Arena

AARP > Health

DrugDangers – Drug Dangers is committed to providing information on a range of medications and medical devices that have serious complications.


DrugWatch – Protect Yourself from Dangerous Drugs and Devices

Health and healthy living, exercise and wellness, Medicaid and drug benefits

WebMD > Healthy Living > Healthy Seniors

Wellness & Health – Mind, Body, Spirit, Relationships: U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services (HHS)



Finance and Insurance Arena > Personal Finance > Retirement –

The Motley Fool > Retirement –

AARP > Money and Work > Financial Planning and Retirement –

Financial Planning and Retirement – Pension, Estate Planning > Retirement

U.S. Social Security Administration

About Retirement Planning

IRAs, Roths, 401k, mutual funds, stocks, bonds, wills

Family and Relationships Arena


Prepare your Marriage for Retirement
Advice from Dr. Stephen Treat Director and CEO of the Council for Relationships

Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus
Relationship advice from ‘Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus’


AARP > Family, Home and Legal > Caregiving

Family Caregiver Alliance
Information, education, services, research and advocacy for caregivers

The AgeNet Eldercare Network

Helpguide > Aging Issues > Caregiver Support

Leisure and Social Arena


CNNMoney > Best Places to Retire

Where to Retire Magazine online

Lifestyle advisor, by Del Webb
Serves as an invaluable tool to help map out a lifestyle that’s perfect for you


AARP > Travel

Travel – destinations, discounts, transportation tips and lodging Lonely Planet

The world’s best guidebooks, travel advice and information iExplore

Adventure travel & world travel National Geographic Traveler Magazine online


Find me a Hobby

Personal Development Arena

Life Meaning/Spirituality

Senior Adult Ministry

Dedicated to the faith development needs of adults in all Christian denominations in the second half of life

A spiritual approach to your daily health and happiness Retirement With a Purpose > Spiritual Growth



Adventures in life-long learning Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) (one of 70+ program websites)
OLLI is an independent, non-profit organization, affiliated with 70+ universities and lifelong-learning institutes in the United States supported by the Bernard Osher Foundation.


Where volunteering begins

Experience Corps
New adventures in service for Americans over 55

Habitat for Humanity

United Way
Click on the “Volunteer” button to find positions in your area

Hands on Network
Click on “Find Out More” under “Volunteers” for links to local groups with volunteer opportunities

Next Chapter Initiative
Click on “Directory” for Next Chapter centers across the country, many of which offer retirees guidance on volunteering

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