Joyce Wayne has been writing about women, finances and culture for thirty-five years. Most recently she contributed to the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business Living in Retirement online blog. Now she is turning her attention here where she is exploring matters relevant to the lives of retirees and soon-to-be retirees.

Joyce has taught journalism at Sheridan College in Oakville Ontario for twenty-seven years. She launched the Sheridan Centre for Internationally Trained Individuals, helping scores of new Canadians to find meaningful employment in Canada. She is the co-writer of the documentary So Far From Home (2010), a film about refugee journalists persecuted for their political views.  In 2013, she published her debut novel, The Cook’s Temptation. She has a M.A. in English literature and has won numerous awards for journalism, fiction and community engagement.