Are you ready to retire? Have you made a plan & implemented it so that you can safely retire?? Most people either plan themselves or use a financial advisor to plan it for them. The focus is on financial advise but retirement is much more than that. You need to look at the key things […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Immigration Reform[/cryout-button-dark] Immigration is such a broad topic that more than one blog is needed to address it. Immigration and the reform of it are both a political and a social issue. Political because all the politicians, in both parties, are using it for their own purposes. It is a social issue because we […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]What are your new Year’s resolutions?[/cryout-button-dark] Thinking about my new year’s resolutions got me to really take a look at myself, what I have achieved during 2013 and what my life so far and see what I want to do in this new year. The reason new year’s resolutions are soon forgotten or not […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Focusing on retirement?[/cryout-button-dark] I’m one of the 78 million Baby-Boomers who are coming into retirement in the next few years and I feel I need to plan my easing into retirement. My expectations are that my third stage in life will be as exciting as the last two have been.
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Advocating Your Cause[/cryout-button-dark] Have you ever wondered what it would be like to advocate for your cause, favorite charity, church or group?? I have. There is this need in me to give back to this great country, community that has given so much to me and my family. This great country provided an opportunity […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Other Modes of Transportation[/cryout-button-dark] My hometown is very spread out and you really need a mode of transportation to reach the ends of town. It seems to me that everyone drives their car every place: commuting, kids to school, around town, errands, etc. The focus is on independence and driving your own vehicle. This […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Retirement, what does it mean to you?[/cryout-button-dark] For me, retirement means been able to do the things I want to do. Activities such as: a part time job, pursuing a passion, picking-up a hobby, exercising, hiking/walking, spending time at the library, traveling to exotic locations, figuring what to do next, volunteering, and giving back […]
Veterans Day As I was walking around town this morning, I passed a memorial to the veterans of foreign wars in Cos Cob, CT. I stopped and reflected there for a few minutes what this memorial means to the town, the veterans, the residents, my family and to me. The memorial is located close to […]
If you had to switch your first name, what name would you choose and why? To me, the name represents strength, humility, survival and focus. The Apostle Saint John was a prime example of these qualities. One, the strength to survive all odds, to change the world, to defy the status quo.