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Mai Murakami wins world title, announces retirement as gymnastics worlds ends – OlympicTalk

Mai Murakami won an Olympic medal and two world championship medals in under three months — and then retired. The 25-year-old Japanese gymnast announced she had ended her career after medaling in both women’s event finals held Sunday, the final day of the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships. With the Olympics held in Tokyo, where she …

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Commentary: Combating inflation threats in retirement | Business Columnists

Greg Chona Today it’s common for Americans to spend two, three or even four decades in retirement. This means people have ample time to relax and achieve a bucket list of dreams. However, the flip side is that retirees need to ensure they have enough savings to last through their lifetime. One complicating factor is …

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Former Florida retirement system leader Ash Williams leaves with state funds at an all-time high

The Florida Retirement System (FRS) until recently was led by a man who helped make the system a model for states around the country. “We went on a buying spree when everybody else was terrified and selling, and we’ve been getting paid for it ever since,” says Ash Williams, who retired in September as head …

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Retiring Early Is Looking Easier. Here’s How to Do It With No Regrets.

Jeffrey Grimley managed to keep his dentistry practice open through much of the pandemic, putting in a restricted schedule for longtime patients. But when one of his best employees had to quit to attend to child-care needs because of Covid-19, Grimley decided to sell his practice in the Chicago suburbs two years earlier than planned. …

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7 Pennsylvania Cities Ranked Among Top 30 Places to Retire in 2021 – NBC10 Philadelphia

Seven Pennsylvania metropolitan areas were able to jump spots in the 2021 best places to celebrate retirement, according to new U.S. News and World Report rankings. In this year’s ranking, Lancaster was able to rank No.5, while Allentown jumped 29 spots this year, landing No.11. Harrisburg and Reading also ranked No. 13 and No. 15 …

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The Biggest Surprises After Retirement: Readers Weigh In

From struggling to navigate Medicare to an evolving sense of time and obligation, retirement is full of unexpected discoveries. Even a sociologist who spent decades studying retirement found himself unprepared for everything he learned when he entered this new stage of life. We asked Journal readers to tell us what surprised them upon retirement. Here …

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