Retirement http://wfae.org en Charlotte Area: An Attractive Place To Retire? http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-area-attractive-place-retire <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The online real estate research site&nbsp;Movoto&nbsp;says five cities/towns in the Charlotte-area are among&nbsp;</span><a href="https://mapsengine.google.com/map/edit?mid=zWIKC25bok6k.kqgP-DbOVUpQ" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">the top 10 places</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;in North Carolina to retire. That's half the list!&nbsp;</span></p><p><strong>Top 10 Places To Retire In N.C.</strong></p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:58:53 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 45241 at http://wfae.org Charlotte Area: An Attractive Place To Retire? Delaying Retirement And Effects On Dementia http://wfae.org/post/delaying-retirement-and-effects-dementia <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Retirement often seems like a primary goal for people in the workforce; however, a recent study found that people who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other kinds of dementia. According to a study of nearly half a million people, the risk of dementia is reduced by 3.2 percent for every additional year of work. We’ll discuss the “use it or lose it” approach and keeping your brain healthy, when Charlotte Talks.</span></p><p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 04:00:00 +0000 33171 at http://wfae.org Delaying Retirement And Effects On Dementia Second-Act Careers During Semi-Retirement http://wfae.org/post/second-act-careers-during-semi-retirement <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Retirement has taken on a new meaning for many Baby Boomers - either because of financial obligations or as a result of the recession - and some are delaying retirement or considering "semi retirement." Our guest today says - don't retire, reinvent. Nancy </span>Collamer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a career coach and the author of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Second Act Careers: 50+ Ways to Profit from Your Passions During Semi-Retirement</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. She helps boomers who want or need to continue working create a profitable and meaningful semi-retirement on their own terms after 'retiring' from their full-time careers. If you're considering an encore, join our conversation with Nancy </span>Collamer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to learn how to profit from your passion and as she says "work less, live more and love what you do," when Charlotte Talks.</span></p><p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 04:00:00 +0000 24610 at http://wfae.org Second-Act Careers During Semi-Retirement Charlotte Ranks Third In Nation For Funding Pensions http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-ranks-third-nation-funding-pensions <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Charlotte is ranked third in the nation for paying its bills on time. Not just any bills – pension bills. That's according to a new report by The Pew Charitable Trusts. They found that the country's largest cities have an unpaid tab of </span><a href="http://www.pewstates.org/research/reports/a-widening-gap-in-cities-85899442341" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">more than $200 billion</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> when it comes to retirement benefits promised to employees. Thu, 17 Jan 2013 22:09:45 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 19657 at http://wfae.org Charlotte Ranks Third In Nation For Funding Pensions