Attractions in Barcelona, Spain

It would take a lifetime to get to know any large European city, and Barcelona is no exception. Like most people, we only had a few days. Deciding what to see will depend on your personal interests, there are attractions in Barcelona, Spain that are on most travelers must see list. Barcelona is a walking […]

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Mindfulness and relaxation

Is IBS Destroying Your Life?

With a strong belief that helping people eliminate fears and phobias is a path to a peaceful world, Mariah became a hypnotherapist. Mariah graduated from the esteemed Hypnotherapy Academy of America in Santa Fe, New Mexico after completing 500 hours of hypnotherapy training. Prior to being a Clinical Hypnotherapist, she worked for nearly 20 years […]

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Health Benefits of Cardiovascular Exercise

Cardiovascular exercise just called cardio by most in the fitness profession. The benefits of cardiovascular exercise are numerous and an invaluable part of any physical fitness program. Cardio exercise is any activity which increases the work of the heart and lungs. Activities such as brisk walking, running, training on the elliptical machine, biking, and working […]

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passport

Senior Travel: Are You Covered?

Does the thought of seeing the Eiffel Tower in person excite you? How about the Great Wall of China? Or what about viewing lions up close on a dream safari in Tanzania? You’ve retired, have money in the bank, your kids are out of school which all means now is the time to go. Whether […]

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RetireWOW Celebrates the Senior New to Retirement

RetireWOW celebrates the opportunities of life over 50 by creating a community for sharing tools, resources, and guidance to help the senior new to retirement make a new life.

  • The baby boomer retirement is different as many intend to keep working in to retirement.

  • The concept of a life of full-time leisure or full-time work is being rejected. A happy retirement consists of integrating work, play, and volunteer activities.

  • Retirement ideas now consist of learning, growing, mental stimulation and finding meaning are requirements for the New Aging.

  • No longer the “me” generation, the New Aging is about the “we” generation. Retirement wishes are about staying connected to family, and friends, but also making a difference in the world.
RetireWOW.com welcomes the baby boomers generation when it’s your time to prepare to retire. Explore the website, make comments, ask questions of the experts, and join in our teleclasses. Our goal is to get you informed and involved in the finest of adult living.


Life Planning

By Cathy Severson, MS

As a counselor, one of the first questions baby boomers preparing for retirement say when we talk is, “I don’t know what I’m going to do after I retire.” Retirement is a significant life transition with opportunities to develop new passions and redefine who you are from the inside out.

Most of the information about retirement has centered on finances, but it’s also an important psychological shift that can be both scary and liberating. RetireWOW was created to help you successfully transition into this new world. We know this isn’t our parents’ retirement. In addition to the blog, we are creating a community where we can learn from each other, as well as the RLM experts.

I encourage you to sign up for the newsletter, ask questions of the experts, make comments, join in the teleclass and even be a guest blogger. This is your site, so let us know what you want and how we can make it better.