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Should You Buy or Rent Your Winter Home

Like many baby boomers, I’ve always dreamed of buying a winter home for my retirement, a place where the sun shines and the palm trees wave while the cold winds are blowing back home. I’ve spent a lot of time looking for just the right spot. But along the way, a question occurred to me: should I really buy my winter hideaway, or just rent?

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Five Amazing Travel Sites

Five Amazing Travel Sites

Posted in Blog, Boomer Life, Travel

By Paul Marshman   Most of us who like to travel spend a lot of time on the Internet, scouring the website for cheap travel deals. And most of the time we find the same stuff on most of them — the same flights and packages, with a few...

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Retiring In The Sun: It’s Within Reach But Choose Carefully

By Paul Marshman   For many years, the classic dream of retirement involved a rose-covered cottage and a visit from the grandchildren. But for some in the  baby boom generation, there’s a very different picture — one that includes warm weather, palm trees and a life in another culture....

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How To Snap Up Those Great Travel Deals

How To Snap Up Those Great Travel Deals

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By Paul Marshman   Boomers love to travel. But travel costs money, and those of us with limited resources — and that’s most of us — are always looking for a great deal on the trips we’d like to take. With all the competition out there, those deals do...

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Travel Tips: 10 Things I Have Learned In A Lifetime Of Travel

Travel Tips: 10 Things I Have Learned In A Lifetime Of Travel

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By Paul Marshman   They say experience is the ability to recognize a mistake the second time you make it. But I like think that if you do something often enough — like travelling, in my case — you learn a few things that help you avoid the most...

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Taking The Road Less Traveled

Taking The Road Less Traveled

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When you plan your travel, do you map it out based on the most efficient way to get there? If you are using any GPS or mapping technologies to plan your trips, chances are that is exactly what you are doing. In the following TED Talk by Daniele Quercia,...

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