Where to Next? Tips for Deciding How and Where You Want to Live

The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence

To enhance the match between your housing and your lifestyle, you first need to figure out what your ideal lifestyle is. To get started, consider “the three Rs” about the place where you live: Your Relationships The Region where you’re likely to be most happy How well the... Continue


How To Create a Home Inventory

The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence

If you experience a disaster and need to file a claim with an insurance company, it will be extremely helpful to have a completed inventory of your possessions. After the disaster, you’ll contact the insurance company to report details of the loss – but what will you tell... Continue


How to Build the Perfect Road Trip

Michael Kelly & Johnna Kaplan

When vacationing in America, the road trip is synonymous with freedom and spontaneity. While those feelings are among the joys of traveling the open road, the reality is that a good road trip requires a good plan. This is true no matter why you're interested in road tripping:... Continue


Retirement Planning Checklist: Everything You Need to Do

Kathy Simpson

Are you nearing retirement? If so, you're in good company. In five years, the youngest of the Baby Boomers—the generation born from 1946 and 1964, which represents nearly 23% of the U.S. population—will turn 60 years old. The oldest Gen X-ers, born between 1965 and 1980,... Continue



All of a sudden, it seems like everything that used to require a phone call, a complicated planning process, or a wait in a long line can now be done instantly with a tap on your smartphone. That's because of a recent proliferation of on-demand... Continue