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How to overcome togetherness overload in retirement

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YEI article   Spending time together in retirement can be challenging! Avoid the potential pitfalls stemming from over-dependency and preserve your independence while having fun     We don’t want to be the killjoy here, but retirement is a huge transition, and if it is being romanticized to the point of being an idyllic time […]

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How to kick-start a senior house-share

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Ageing in place has become the latest house-sharing trend. Moving in together and forming a mini-community could be the answer for many cash-strapped retirees.  Worldwide, bosom buddies and strangers are enjoying companionship, a sense of security, and saving hard-earned pension.       House sharing offers a very cost-effective alternative to home care for those […]

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To downsize or not – that is the question!

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In our quest to look at a variety of accommodation options in retirement, the one big question is – Should I downsize or not?       There comes a time in all of our lives, where the big question raises its head.  What to do?  Stay in my home and adapt it for advancing […]

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Farewell Old Age Home! Hello co-housing, co-living!

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Baby boomers are not strangers when it comes to bucking the trends.  In the Woodstock era, baby boomers brought about a seismic cultural shift.  Now, they are revolutionising retirement!     The demand for retirement accommodation currently exceeds what facilities can accommodate, with waiting lists that can run to two years or more. With 5.3 […]

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