Retirement life planning

Crabapple Perspective

Gems from year three

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August 2016 to July 2017


Once again, we are highlighting our favourite tidbits of wisdom, humour, and experience from our contributing writers.  We combed through this year’s 43 articles – from 16 different writers …

Thirty-Nine Years of Retirement

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By Claude Lafreniere
Engineering Lab Supervisor, Personnel Department Manager, Semi-Conductor Buyer
Retired 1978


Claude Lafreniere is a francophone person who lives in Montreal, Quebec.  Although he rarely speaks English, he offered to write this article in
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Retirement Stats, Studies and Stuff

Survey responses to question 3 – how did retirement affect your relationship with your partner? 1

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By Mariella Vigneux, MBA, ACC
Certified Professional Coach



In the last issue of this newsletter, we provided your answers to Question 2 of the four-question survey, the question focusing on the challenges, pitfalls, …