Author: SunChasers

Vicki Cook and Amy Blacklock are the #sunchasers behind Snowbirding Central. Together they own multiple websites and are the coauthors of the book Estate Planning 101 from Adams Media. They hail from the North (upstate New York and Michigan) and each own snowbird homes in Florida with their husbands.
Online Banking Is a Great Option for Snowbirds
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Online Banking Is a Great Option for Snowbirds

[It’s a convenient solution for remote workers and wanderlusters too.] With remote working opportunities increasing and Baby Boomer (and some Gen X) retirements accelerating rapidly, many people are choosing to travel more, only returning to their home base occasionally. “Snowbirds” used to be a term to describe retirees who left their primary homes in the…

Pickleball: What it is and Why You Should Play?
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Pickleball: What it is and Why You Should Play?

You know how important it is to stay active as you age. One game you might be interested in learning about is Pickleball. You’ve heard it’s a sport everyone can play and that it’s a lot of fun. But maybe you’ve never played badminton, tennis, or racquetball. You weren’t even that good at ping-pong. Can…

Are 55+ Active Adult Communities for Snowbirds?
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Are 55+ Active Adult Communities for Snowbirds?

When you’re looking for housing to escape winter in the Northern parts of the United States, you might wonder if snowbird living in a 55+ active adult community is a good idea. These communities seem very popular for retirees in Florida, Arizona, Texas, and other hot spot snowbird destinations. But would a second home in…