AARP Roadmap for the Rest of Your Life: Smart Choices About Money, Health, Work, Lifestyle ... and Pursuing Your Dreams

AARP Roadmap for the Rest of Your Life: Smart Choices About Money, Health, Work, Lifestyle ... and Pursuing Your Dreams

By: Bart Astor (author), Gail Sheehy (foreword_author)Paperback

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WASHINGTON POST Bestseller List 3/30/14 Solid solutions and step-by-step instructions for planning the next stage of your life Life after 50 isn t what it used to be. The rules have changed. No more guaranteed pensions, retiree health plans, or extensive leisure and travel. It s time to forge new paths and create innovative models. That s where the AARP Roadmap for the Rest of Your Life comes in. Bart Astor, author of more than a dozen books, offers a comprehensive guide for making lifestyle decisions, growing your nest egg, and realizing your goals. This AARP book Provides guidance on the key areas you ll need to consider: finances and work, health and fitness, Medicare and Social Security, estate planning, insurance, housing, and more Offers expert tips on creating age- and health-specific goals through a personal Level of Activity scale based on how active you can and want to be Includes tips for finding fun and fulfilling activities and even completing your bucket list Supplies ready-to-use worksheets to help you set and meet financial planning goals, get your legal affairs in order, and maintain adequate health insurance Contains a comprehensive list of valuable resources

About Author

Bart Astor ( is a recognized expert in life's transitions and eldercare. His Baby Boomer's Guide to Caring for Aging Parents is in its second printing. Author of eleven other books as well, Astor has appeared on television and radio shows, including ABC's Good Morning America, PBS's Marketplace, and Ric Edelman's The Truth About Money.


Foreword ix Introduction xiii Chapter 1 Where Are You on the Level of Activity Scale? 1 Chapter 2 What Are Your Goals for This Stage in Life? 9 Chapter 3 Staying Healthy for the Rest of Your Life 21 Chapter 4 All About Health Insurance 51 Chapter 5 Making It Last for the Rest of Your Life 71 Chapter 6 Transitioning from Full-Time Work 95 Chapter 7 What Do You Want to Do with the Rest of Your Life? 107 Chapter 8 Transitioning What You Own 131 Chapter 9 Have the Talk with Your Heirs 147 Chapter 10 Home Sweet Home 161 Chapter 11 Relationships with Family and Friends 179 Afterword 199 Acknowledgments 201 About the Author 203 Index 205

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781118401125
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9781118401125
  • weight: 294
  • ISBN10: 1118401123

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