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In Love with Heels

Her: I thought you were out of gas.

Me: I was never out of gas. I just decided to park it for a while. Contemplate the future. 171 more words


Permanent Health Insurance update

This post only relates to the UK, so if you live overseas feel free to put the telly on ;-)

Luckily, before I got M.E. back in 1994 and before I knew I had either EDS or MCAD, I took out a Permanent Health Insurance Policy (PHI) which pays a proportion of your salary should you be unable to work due to illness (minus any ill-health retirement pension from your job and any welfare benefits to which you’re entitled).  847 more words


The changing relationship between work and death risk

As we get older and our risk of dying increases, we are less likely to work.  How has that changed over time, and what could that mean for pensions or superannuation? 914 more words

New Zealand

When to go and what you'll miss

When are you going to retire? Have you thought about it yet? And what will you miss the most?

First, the ‘when’. If I didn’t go now, when would I go? 1,257 more words


Healthy Workplaces for All Ages

The retirement age is increasing in many EU countries resulting in workers having longer working lives. By the year 2030 workers aged between 55 to 64 are expected to make up at least 30% of the workforce. 85 more words


Spotlight on Ireland: Working beyond 'retirement age' at @CIT_ie

Another in our occasional series where we focus on a particular age at work situation in another country. Today’s spotlight is on Ireland where there is a statutory retirement age (generally 65) for members of the public service.  303 more words

In The News

"For The Moment, The Ghost Of FDR Must Be Smiling": 2016 Is Turning Into A Historically Great Year For Social Security

Not that very long ago, Republicans were almost universally united in favor of a strategy of “entitlement reform” that included various benefit cuts — some overt, like changes in the formula for cost-of-living adjustments, and some indirect, like retirement-age increases — in Social Security. 473 more words

Donald Trump