Feb 8.  Welcome, to this week's newsletter. It looks like it will be next week or later in Feb. when we will switch to a slightly different format,  stay tuned!
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This small town near San Antonio has a rich heritage. Not only from its German-American settlers, but for its connections to LBJ and Admiral Nimitz.
Back in 1983 Congress made some changes to Social Security, mainly postponing the Full Retirement Age. For those turning 62 this year, those tweaks have come to roost.
One of the cool things about Ohio is how many wonderful little college towns there are. Delaware, home to Ohio Wesleyan and very near Columbus, is one of those charmers.
Back in 2011 our faithful correspondent Jay Michaels narrated his active adult community visits through the Mid-Atlantic states. His terrific reports elicited over 160 comments! Six years later, here is is the latest installment, how he and his wife ended up in a very surprising choice!
There is always a fascinating array of different Comments to our various Blog articles. Recently there has been a lot of activity on "10 Years Later: What We've Learned About Retirement", among others.  But the problem is that unless you subscribe to our Daily Digest they are hard to see - sometimes the conversations continue for years.  Check out the Blog and scroll through the comments after every article.
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Forward this to a friend.   If you have friendsthinking about retirement, please forward them this newsletter. They can get their own subscription to this free weekly "Best Places" newsletter, the Daily Digest, and the East and West New Community newsletters by going to our Newsletter sign uppage.

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