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Retiring Abroad? Medicare Doesn’t Travel Well

When Karen Schirack, 67, slipped on her way into her house in January and broke her left femur in multiple places, she had a decision to make.

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Retirement is good for your health

People become more active, sleep better and reduce their sitting time when they retire, according to a study led by University of Sydney. The research revealed that retirement was associated with positive lifestyle changes, said lead researcher Dr Melody Ding, Senior Research Fellow at the University’s School of Public Health. The study followed the lifestyle behaviors of […]

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Is there room in the empty nest for a pet?

Some people want the companionship, but others worry about declining health, failing to outlive a new pet.

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Businesses should apply for federal relief to reduce retiree ins. costs, says Gov. Patrick

The program provides reimbursement to participating employment-based plans for a portion of the cost of health benefits for early retirees and their spouses, surviving spouses and dependents.

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