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Two new videos on our YouTube channel

Two new videos on our YouTube channel

I started an Intentional Retirement YouTube channel a few years ago, but haven't posted anything in a loooong while. Time to change that.  There are several new videos on the channel right now and going forward I’ll try to post new content each week covering both...

How to manage your finances during a crisis

How to manage your finances during a crisis

The world is an uncertain place.  Bad things happen.  No argument there after the last few years, right!?  Sometimes those disasters affect a wide swath of people.  For example, a global pandemic, a housing crisis, terrorism or a stock market collapse.  Sometimes you...

15 Indications of cognitive decline that could be warning signs

15 Indications of cognitive decline that could be warning signs

Just like the rest of your body, your brain changes as you age.  Sometimes those changes are normal and relatively minor, such as forgetting a word or a person’s name.  In a small number of adults, however, those changes are indicative of something more severe that...

3 essential ingredients of the ideal retirement

3 essential ingredients of the ideal retirement

Quick review.  At Intentional Retirement, we believe that retirement is an intentional way of living that prioritizes freedom, fulfillment, purpose and relationships.  It starts today and is an incremental process of aligning your lifestyle and...

Time for a mid-year financial checkup

Time for a mid-year financial checkup

Well, we just past the halfway point of 2020.  Five months to go.  Time for a mid-year financial checkup.  I’m a big proponent of doing an annual review each January, but this year has been a bit…unusual…so I encourage you to look things over now and make sure that...

How to plan a safe, fun road trip during these crazy times.

How to plan a safe, fun road trip during these crazy times.

My family and I just finished a 4,200-mile, 7 state road trip.  A few nights we stayed in hotels.  More often we camped.  Sometimes camping was a luxury tent with a fireplace and running water (Thanks Under Canvas!).  Sometimes camping was our trusty tent deep in the...

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