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Sailing into retirement : 7 ways to retire on a boat at 50 with 10 steps that will keep you there until 80 / Jim Trefethen.

Trefethen, Jim, 1942- author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur 797.1 TRE SAI (Text) 34207002018449 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County 797.1 TRE (Text) 78731000495339 Adult Main In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780071823159
  • ISBN: 0071823158
  • Physical Description: 244 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: A little history -- The basic life -- Cruising with style and purpose -- How to buy a cruising boat -- Age-proofing your cruising boat -- A few labor-saving upgrades -- A few cozy upgrades -- The healthy life -- The kitchen sink and everything that goes with it -- A few favorite cruising retirees -- In summary.
Summary, etc.: Have you ever thought you might want to retire on a boat? Of course you have or you wouldn t have picked up this book! Whatever form your yearning for aquatic retirement takes, Jim Trefethen can help you realize the dream. After sailing together for over 40 years, the Jim and his wife have learned the secrets of living a content and productive life. Here Jim shares those secrets, including: making sure you really want to do it: then make sure you are sure, how to upsize your ambitions while downsizing your life, in ways that will enhance your retirement; how to get all your shore-side affairs in order, then to make some important adjustments in your attitude, confidence, and self esteem, easy-to-understand pointers and suggestions for deciding which type of retired cruising is best for you, a ten-step plan to buying a boat with as little drama as possible, how to modify your new/old floating retirement home to make it safer, more comfortable, and more elderly friendly. Publisher marketing.
Subject: Boat living.
Boats and boating.

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