Retirement Resources - Non-Financial

Below are a few suggestions to assist with the Non-Financial Dimensions of Retirement Planning to complement UWRA’s fourth Webinar in a Retirement Planning series.  UWRA cannot attest to the accuracy of information provided by linked sites. Linking to a web site does not constitute an endorsement by UWRA.


The book Don't Retire, REWIRE! by Jeri Sedlar and Rick Miners. “Rewiring® is ‘the missing link’ between financial planning and successful living, regardless of your age or stage of life.” Ms. Sedlar was a featured presenter in UWRA’s 4th Retirement Planning Webinar.  www.dontretirerewire.com

AARP Life Reimagined – a program presenting an approach/tools to help you rediscover what you want to do with your life. (http://lifereimagined.aarp.org/  and http://workreimagined.aarp.org/)

ENCORE.org (www.ENCORE.org) is building a movement to make it easier for millions of people to pursue second acts  (i.e., “encore careers” ) for the greater good in the second half of life - jobs that combine personal meaning, continued income and social impact.  Provides free, comprehensive information that helps people transition to jobs in the nonprofit world and the public sector.

RSVP (http://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/senior-corps/rsvp) is one of the largest volunteer networks in the nation for people 55 and over. You can use the skills and talents you’ve learned over the years, or develop new ones while serving in a variety of volunteer activities within your community.

ReServe (http://www.reserveinc.org/) a resource that matches continuing professionals 55+ with the nonprofits that need them.  Helps public and private agencies advance their goals with affordable, part-time specialists, eager to do great things for their communities.

Amazon.com (www.amazon.com) search for books on the non-financial elements of retirement planning and read the reviews to assess which may best fit your needs. 

Contact your Local United Way to see how your skills as a United Way alumnus may be of benefit to your local community.