Tag Archives: budgeting

  1. Looking Back, Looking Ahead


    January 1, 2023 by Jean

    Like many people, I find the turn to a new year a time for both looking back and looking ahead. …
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  2. New Year’s Check-Up


    January 4, 2018 by Jean

    One of my favorite rituals for New Year’s Day is to review the year that has just ended and make …
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  3. Taking Stock: Finances


    January 3, 2016 by Jean

    As the old year turned into the new, I ended my first full year of retirement and began the second. …
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  4. How Much Does It Cost to Live in Retirement? Revisiting My Budget


    July 14, 2015 by Jean

    One of the big unknowns for most people facing retirement is how much it will cost to live from month …
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  5. 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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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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