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Those who don’t work are still redefining the idea of retirement through rewarding volunteer work www.createthegood.org with local nonprofits or abroad with groups like Peace Corps. No matter what path is taken, it appears that today’s retirees are changing the very definition of retirement; and curious to see what’s next in their lives.
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