Dave Bernard


Dave Bernard is a California born and raised author and blogger with an extensive 30 year career in the Silicon Valley.

He has written more than 300 blogs for US News & World "On Retirement" and his personal blog "Retirement–Only the Beginning". Dave is a contributing writer to the books "65 Things to do when you Retire" ("Positive Aging - Old is the New Young") as well as "65 Things to do when you Retire - TRAVEL" ("Travel to Discover your Family Heritage").

Candid feedback along with thousands of comments from readers of his blog has given him a unique glimpse into the realities and challenges that all retirees will ultimately face, inspiring his book "I Want To Retire! - Essential Considerations for the Retiree to Be".

His other works include "Are you Just Existing and Calling it a Life?" and a free eBook "Navigating the Retirement Jungle."

Dave lives in sunny California with his wife, two cats, and a passion for the San Jose Sharks hockey team.

Where to find Dave Bernard online

Where to buy in print


I Want To Retire! Essential Considerations for the Retiree to Be
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
I Want To Retire! builds upon the honest, often passionate and always candid thoughts expressed in thousands of comments from readers of my retirement blogs. Having traveled the path to retirement, they are able to identify those essential considerations that every retiree to be will ultimately need to address. Learn from their wisdom and avoid their mistakes as you prepare your retirement.
Are You Just Existing and Calling it a Life?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,420. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
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Empower your Passion! If you are tired of just existing and calling it a life you need to discover what you are most passionate about and pursue it. But where do you find it? Learn to better understand the roots of passion through examples and personal experiences shared by others who have found their passion. Use that inspiration to zero in on your personal passion. Don’t just settle - LIVE!

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