Does money really bring happiness?

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According to a recent lifestyle study over 50s are far more bothered with their bank balance than they are about their health. The majority of over 50s prioritized saving money for their hobbies and travelling during retirement over their own wellness. What is more important to you? Your health or your wealth, personally I believe that wealth isn’t necessarily the key to happiness. Having a lot...

Tips for avoiding boredom when you retire

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20 tips for avoiding boredom when you retire It’s the eternal concern for retirees – you’ve put in your time in the working world and earned your precious retirement, but what happens if it doesn’t live up to what you’d hoped it would be like? What if you get bored? It’s entirely possible. You might devote yourself to one activity or get stuck in a rut doing the same things you did before...

Organising a charity event – what you need to do

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Organising a charity event – what you need to do Hosting an event can be a productive way to raise awareness to a campaign or funds for a specific charity and it can be a great benefit to the selected charity with events such as Red Nose Day and The London Marathon proving effective every year. However, there are a number of things to consider and plan, to ensure that the event is not only successful...

Top 5 Hobbies to take up after 50

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Top 5 Hobbies to take up after 50 As you start to move within range of retirement, you may begin wonder what you will do with all your spare time! After years of employment you deserve to do something a bit different and the internet is the perfect place to find yourself a new hobby or way of keeping busy. Here are five great tips: 1. Shopping online There aren’t many major stores without a website...