Or more accurately my 1 minute and 57 seconds of fame. I didn’t get the heads up before my commentary aired on American Public Media’s Marketplace show on Friday. But you can listen to it on their website (just click on the orange “Listen to the Story” button.)
For those of you visiting for the first time as a result of the piece, you’ll mostly find stories of adjusting to retirement here. But if the topic of not having kids is what brought you over, here are a few related links:
MSN Money: Liz Pulliam Weston’s Will Kids Drag You to the Poorhouse
The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College’s Do Parents Live it Up When Children Fly the Coop?
Musings on the childfree lifestyle at Childfreedom blog
New York Magazine: Jennifer Senior’s All Joy and no Fun
Babycenter’s cost of raising a child calculator
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