Category Archives: Retirement finances

  1. Does Retirement Make Me a Financial Risk?


    August 5, 2014 by Jean

    Part of my plan for retirement has long been to build an addition on my 900-square-foot home to make it …
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  2. Transitioning to Retirement: From Saving to Spending


    December 21, 2013 by Jean

    Most of the financial advice about retirement is about how to save for retirement; but the transition to retirement is …
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  3. Time And A Million Dollars


    June 20, 2013 by Jean

    For many, the dream of retirement is about having the luxury of time to do things that work never left …
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  4. Transitioning to Retirement: Will I Have Enough Money?


    May 2, 2013 by Jean

    This has been a longer hiatus between blog posts than I had planned. Part of the explanation is that I …
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  5. Negotiating Retirement


    April 3, 2013 by Jean

    I have always been a “good girl”: the type of child who wanted to please the teachers; the type of …
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I am Jean Potuchek, a professional sociologist who has just stepped into the next phase of my life, retirement, after more than thirty years of college teaching. This blog is about my experience of that new phase of life.

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