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2young2retire
Fifty or better and wondering what the future holds? You're not alone. Welcome to 2young2retire, a resource for fresh, break-the-mold thinking about the life you want and how to achieve it.

Contact information:
www.2young2retire.com


Alliance for Retired Americans, The
The Alliance for Retired Americans is a national organization committed to bringing social and economic justice to workplaces and society. They are working on such issues as a Medicare prescription drug benefit, affordable housing, and poverty.

Contact information:
www.retiredamericans.org


International Foundation for Retirement Education
The International Foundation for Retirement Education is a non-profit foundation with the mission to help empower working Americans to save and plan for retirement. The site provides education resources for retirement planners.

Contact information:
www.infre.org


Mapping Your Retirement
Mapping Your Retirement helps you plan a retirement based on your values, interests, and resources. The guide provides information and worksheets on three critical elements of a meaningful retirement: Living Your Life, Maintaining Your Health, and Managing Your Money.

Contact information:
www.mappingyourretirement.org


Next Avenue
Next Avenue will engage, inspire and inform the more than 100 million people who are transitioning into what many see as a new life stage in human development-a stage between young adulthood and "old old." Next Avenue is an expansive online initiative with expert information from trustworthy sources on aging.

Contact information:
www.nextavenue.org


North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement
This website provides many educational and personal opportunities for retired persons.

Contact information:
www.unca.edu/ncccr


Prime Time: How Baby-Boomers Will Revolutionize Retirement and Transform America
Author Marc Freedman predicts that "a new kind of aging" will soon bring new life to America. In Prime Time, he writes that the baby boomers will turn their golden years into an intense time of social activism, volunteerism, and lifelong learning. Freedman, M. (1999). Prime time: How baby-boomers will revolutionize retirement and transform America (1st ed.). New York: Public Affairs.

Contact information:
www.civicventures.org


ReFirement: A Boomers Guide to Life after 50
This book looks at how later life can be rejuvenating, revealing, and revitalizing -- an alternative to the traditional view of retirement as a withdrawal from society. Gambone, J. (2000). ReFirementâ„¢: A boomer's guide to life after 50. Minneapolis, MN: Kirk House. ISBN-13: 9781886513266


Reinventing Aging - Baby Boomers and Civic Engagement

Contact information:
www.ReinventingAging.org


Retirement As Opportunity
Retirement as Opportunity is a personalized, consultative approach for your retirement transition. Focusing on the retirement process creates a well-thought through future. Combining evaluation, strategy, and implementation, Karen guides you confidently into the next phase of creating a compelling vision for your future.

Contact information:
www.karengreerconsulting.com


USA gov
Government made easy. This website gives you access to everything the federal government has to offer. It has separate pages for citizens, businesses and nonprofits, government employees, and visitors to the U.S.

Contact information:
www.usa.gov


Your Encore
People don't retire any more; they just go on doing other things is the theme of this break through new person-job role need matching service for the third agers. YourEncore is a service provider connecting the technology and product development opportunities of organizations with talented individuals - experts who are ready to apply years of experience and talent from a lifetime of creative problem solving. It extends the purpose of new exemplary initiatives of Eli Lilly and Proctor & Gamble in USA to launch a job-placement service matching their retired scientists and engineers with organizations in need of their knowledge.

Contact information:
www.yourencore.com


 

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