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Coming to Terms with Retirement
  • 1. Background to 'Talking Retirement'
  • 2. Adjusting to retirement
  • 3. Personal Relationships, Challenges & Goals
  • 4. 'Single' in Retirement
  • 5. Opportunities for Learning
  • 6. Gardening in Retirement
  • 7. Travel & Holidays
  • 8. Voluntary Work
  • 9. Paid Work in Retirement
  • 10. Summary on Filling Time

 

Putting Your 'House' in Order
  • 11. Where to Live
  • 12. Types of Property
  • 13. Moving Abroad
  • 14. Mortgage Options
  • 15. Raising Money on Your Home
  • 16. Home Safety
  • 17. Security Tips
  • 18. Residential Care - Ground Rules
  • 19. Will Selling the House Save the Assets?
  • 20. Intestacy Rules & Importance of Wills
  • 21. Guardianship & Power of Attorney
Improving Health in Retirement
  • 22. What is Good Health
  • 23. The Benefits of Exercise
  • 24. Health Checks - Pros & Cons
  • 25. Reducing Cancer Risks
  • 26. Stress, Sex & Health Summary
  • 27. Importance of a Good Diet
  • 28. Less Fat, Sugar & Salt
  • 29. When to Eat, Vitamins & Alcohol
  • 30. Starting Exercise at Retirement
  • 31. Is There a Best Exercise

 

Money & Pension Issues
  • 32. The Importance of a Budget
  • 33. General Financial Planning
  • 34. Financial Advisers
  • 35. Taxation & Financial Summary
  • 36. How to Qualify for State Pension
  • 37. Graduated, SERPS & S2P Pensions
  • 38. Deferring State Pension
  • 39. Remaining State Pension Issues
  • 40. Unemployment & Ill Health Benefits
  • 41. Other State Benefits
  • 42. Pension Principles/Final Salary Schemes
  • 43. Types of Company & Personal Pensions
  • 44. Buying an Annuity & Lump Sums
  • 45. Final Summary of 'Talking Retirement'