Here I am, my 50th birthday has come and gone. Life goes on with one day turning into another.


Where have all those days gone!

As I look back, it seems just like yesterday that I was in high school ready to conquer the world.

Then life happened. Somehow that zest to conquer the world turned into a struggle just to survive.

Now, as I look forward, I find myself not ready for the future.


I am NOT ready to retire.

But I do not want to keep working forever either.

Not a fun place to be.


But what can I do?

I am not a fan of Walmart, so I do not look forward to being a Walmart greeter in my old age.

I like dogs, but don’t want to be tied down to the task of walking dogs each and every day. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy my morning walk – at my pace – not stopping at every fire hydrant and telephone pole along the way!

I like crafts that other people create. But I do not want to be making them myself.

All my life I have been a laborer, so I really do not feel qualified to be a consultant.

I don’t mind helping out some friends and relatives who are a bit older than I am. But I do not want to be committed to that on a regular ongoing basis.


Any one of these ideas maybe right for someone else, but not for me.

I would rather find a way to generate income that can be ongoing and does not depend on me being there.


In a word, I want


Thankfully we live at a time in history when this is possible.

Affiliate marketing has developed over the last 10 years.

Now we have people who have the experience AND have the ability to share what they have learned.

That is what I have found in Wealthy Affiliate.

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