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Bill English should no longer do interviews. He’s a liability

When Bill English is put under pressure by an interviewer, he’s so keen not to take a position that he hedges. This was what led to the Retirement age debacle where the period from interview to policy announcement was mere days.

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NZ Politics

The call center challenge!

One of the issues with working in a call center, any call center, is the less than pleasant calls, generally from angry, or just plain rude customers, or staff. 254 more words


How am I to survive my next 24 years? If I have to live as long as dad and mom?

How am I to survive my next 24 years? If I have to live as long as dad and mom?

I have no job, have no money, receives no stipend from anyone, no government, no syndicate ( I failed to pay the yearly dues for lack of money), no health insurance, no car (could no longer afford the maintenance, the gas and endless taxes on a rickety car), no public transportation… 549 more words


Social Security Begins to Increase the Retirement Age

From the U.S. News & World Report website

Most baby boomers can receive the full amount of Social Security they have earned at age 66. However, retirees who will turn 62 in 2017 need to wait an extra two months to collect their full Social Security payments. 28 more words


Step 42: State Pensions

In the previous step we looked at the different types of pensions that exist. In this step we look at state pensions in detail, although many of the characteristics of state pensions also apply to other types of pensions. 1,263 more words

Financial Organization

The Retirement Journal-The Decision Part 1


It’s always, always about the money, but then sometimes it’s not…. just about the money.

I am planning to retire at the end of June at age 57.  696 more words