Aging is inevitable, and for many, it signals the beginning of a new chapter - one where you cross off bucket list items and live life to the fullest, on your own terms. However, for some men, aging is a horrible prospect, filled with chronic fatigue, irritability, and inability to perform in the bedroom. If you're concerned about life in middle age and beyond, we've got great news: there are easy, proven steps that you can take to help stop the negative effect of aging.
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For men, getting older comes with its perks, like living life on their own terms and not having to "sweat the small stuff" day in and day out. At the same time, there are aspects of aging that men dread, like hormonal changes. Yes, you read that right â men, not just women, go through hormonal changes as they age. For men, the biggest change involves a drop in testosterone.
Lower levels of testosterone can wreak havoc on a male's mind and body and when left untreated, can result in symptoms like:
Those symptoms are concerning, but with testosterone replacement therapy and anti-aging medicine, many males improve their quality of life with age. The good news is that TRT and anti-aging meds aren't only reserved for "old guys." In fact, there's no magic age at which men should start thinking about hormone replacement therapy. Everyone's body is different, so if you're experiencing the above conditions in your mid-30s, TRT could be a viable solution when you consult with a doctor.
Testosterone is a crucial hormone for men and plays an important role throughout the male lifespan. Most of a male's testosterone is produced through the testicles. Also called the male sex hormone, testosterone starts playing its part during puberty.
When a male goes through puberty, testosterone helps males develop:
As boys turn to men and men grow older, testosterone levels deplete naturally. Sometimes, events like injuries and chronic health conditions like diabetes can lower testosterone levels. Unfortunately, when a man loses too much T, it results in hypogonadism. When this happens, the testosterone must be replaced, or the male will suffer from symptoms like muscle loss, low libido, and even depression.
TRT is exactly what it sounds like: a treatment option for men that replaces testosterone so that your body regulates hormones properly and restores balance to your life. Also called androgen replacement therapy, TRT alleviates the symptoms that men experience with low T.
Originally lab-synthesized in 1935, testosterone has grown in popularity since it was produced. Today, TRT and other testosterone treatments are among the most popular prescriptions in the U.S.
Without getting too deep into the science, TRT works by giving your body the essential testosterone it needs to function correctly. As the primary androgen for both males and females, testosterone impacts many of the body's natural processes â especially those needed for overall health. For example, men with low T are more prone to serious problems like cardiovascular disease and even type-2 diabetes.
When your body quits making enough testosterone, it causes your health to suffer until a solution is presented. That's where TRT and anti-aging medicine for men can help. TRT helps balance your hormones and replenish your depleted testosterone. With time, your body will begin to heal, and many symptoms like low libido and irritability begin to diminish.
For men, aging is the biggest contributor to lower testosterone levels, though there are other causes like obesity, drug abuse, testicular injuries, and certain prescribed medications. Sometimes, long-term health conditions like AIDS, cirrhosis of the liver, and kidney disease can lower testosterone levels.
When a man's testosterone levels drop significantly, it alters his body's ratio of estrogen and testosterone. Lower testosterone levels cause more abdominal fat, which in turn results in increased aromatase, which converts even more testosterone into estrogen.
If you're concerned that you might have low T, you're not alone. Millions of men in the U.S. feel the same way. The best way to find out if your testosterone is low is to get your levels tested.
For sustainable testosterone replacement therapy benefits, you must consult with hormone doctors and experts like those you can find at Global Life Rejuvenation. That way, you can find the root cause of your hormone problems, and our team can craft a personalized HRT plan tailored to your needs.
Are you used to blasting through a productive day and accomplishing all your daily goals? Do you find yourself losing muscle mass and the craving to be intimate with your partner? Does your partner complain about how irritable you have become? If you're not usually a curmudgeon, your body could be giving you a sign. It could be time to speak with a doctor about TRT and anti-aging medicine for men in Juno Beach, FL.
If you're experiencing any of the following symptoms, you might be battling against low testosterone:
One of the most common reasons that men choose TRT is because they have lost that "spark" with their partner. It's not easy for a man to hear that they're not performing like they used to. Intimacy is a powerful part of any relationship. When a once-healthy sex life dwindles, it can cause serious relationship issues.
The good news is that low libido doesn't have to be a permanent problem. TRT and anti-aging medicines help revert hormone levels back into their normal range. When this happens, many men have a more enjoyable life full of intimacy and sex drive.
Weak erections â it's an uncomfortable subject for many men in the U.S. to talk about. It's even worse to experience first-hand. You're in the midst of an intimate moment, and you can't do your part. Despite being perfectly normal, many men put blame and shame upon themselves when they can't achieve an erection. And while the inability to perform sexually can be caused by poor diet, obesity, and chronic health conditions, low testosterone is often a contributing factor.
Fortunately, weak erections are a treatable condition. The best way to regain your confidence and ability in bed is to speak with your doctor. Once any underlying conditions are discovered, options like TRT may be the best course of treatment.
Do you find it harder and harder to work out and lift weights in the gym? Are you having problems lifting heavy items that you once had no problem lifting?
Recent studies show that when men are inactive, they lose .5% of muscle strength every year, from ages 25 to 60. After 60, muscle loss doubles every decade. While some muscle loss is common as men age, a significant portion can be tied to low testosterone levels. When a man's T levels drop, so does his muscle mass.
Testosterone is a much-needed component used in gaining and retaining muscle mass. That's why many doctors prescribe TRT Juno Beach, FL, for men having problems with strength. One recent study found that men who increased their testosterone levels using TRT gained as much as 2.5 pounds of muscle mass.
Whether your gym performance is lacking, or you can't lift heavy items like you used to, don't blame it all on age. You could be suffering from hypogonadism.
If you're like millions of other men in their late 20s and 30s, dealing with hair loss is a reality you don't want to face. Closely related to testosterone decline and hormone imbalances, hair loss is distressing for many men. This common symptom is often related to a derivative of testosterone called DHT. Excess amounts of DHT cause hair follicles to halt their production, causing follicles to die.
Because hair located at the front and crown is more sensitive to DHT, it grows slower than other follicles and eventually stops growing permanently. Thankfully, TRT and anti-aging treatments for men in Juno Beach, FL, is now available to address hair loss for good.
While it's true that you can't change your genes, you can change the effects of low testosterone on your body. Whether you're suffering from thinning hair or hair loss across your entire head, TRT and other hormone therapies can stop hair loss and even reverse the process.
Also called "man boobs," gynecomastia is essentially the enlargement of male breast tissue. This increase in fatty tissue is often caused by hormonal imbalances and an increase in estrogen. For men, estrogen levels are elevated during andropause. Also called male menopause, andropause usually happens because of a lack of testosterone.
If you're a man between the ages of 40 and 55, and you're embarrassed by having large breasts, don't lose hope. TRT is a safe, effective way to eliminate the underlying cause of gynecomastia without invasive surgery. With a custom HRT and fitness program, you can bring your testosterone and estrogen levels back to normal before you know it.
Decreased energy was once considered a normal part of aging. Today, many doctors know better. Advances in technology and our understanding of testosterone show that low T and lack of energy often go hand-in-hand.
If you're struggling to enjoy activities like playing with your kids or hiking in a park due to lack of energy, it could be a sign of low T. Of course, getting tired is perfectly normal for any man. But if you're suffering from continual fatigue, a lack of enjoyment, or a decrease in energy, it might be time to speak with a doctor.
Whether you're having a tough time getting through your day or can't finish activities you used to love, TRT could help.
A study from 2011 showed that men who lose a week's worth of sleep can experience lowered testosterone levels â as much as 15%, according to experts. Additional research into the topic found almost 15% of workers only get five hours of sleep (or less) per night. These findings suggest that sleep loss negatively impacts T levels and wellbeing.
The bottom line is that men who have trouble sleeping often suffer from lower testosterone levels as a result. If you find yourself exhausted at the end of the day but toss and turn all night long, you might have low T.
TRT and anti-aging medicines can restore your T levels back to normal, which can help you sleep better with proper diet and exercise.
You're feeling down about everything, and there's no solid explanation for why you're in such a crummy mood. Your daily life is great and full of success, but you can't help but feel unexcited and unmotivated. If you're experiencing symptoms like these, you may be depressed â and it may stem from low testosterone.
A research study from Munich found that men with depression also commonly had low testosterone levels. This same study also found that depressed men had cortisol levels that were 67% higher than other men. Because higher cortisol levels lead to lower levels of testosterone, the chances of severe depression increase.
Depression is a very real disorder and should always be diagnosed and treated by your doctor. One treatment option gaining in popularity is TRT for depression. Studies show that when TRT is used to restore hormone levels, men enjoy a lighter, more improved mood. That's great news for men who are depressed and have not had success with other treatments like anti-depression medicines, which alter the brain's chemistry.
Ask anyone over the age of 50 how their memory is, and they'll tell you it wasn't what it used to be. Memory loss and lack of concentration occur naturally as we age â these aren't always signs of dementia or Alzheimer's.
However, what many men consider a symptom of age may be caused by low testosterone. A 2006 study found that males with low T levels performed poorly on cognitive skill tests. These results suggest that low testosterone may play a part in reducing cognitive ability. If you're having trouble staying on task or remembering what your schedule is for the day, it might not be due to your age. It might be because your testosterone levels are too low. If you're having trouble concentrating or remembering daily tasks, it could be time to talk to your doctor.
Why? The aforementioned study found that participating men experienced improved cognitive skills when using TRT.
Even though today's society is more inclusive of large people, few adults enjoy gaining weight as they age. Despite their best efforts, many men just can't shed the extra pounds around their midsections, increasing their risk of heart disease and cancer.
Often, male weight gain is caused by hormone imbalances that slow the metabolism and cause weight to pile on. This phase of life is called andropause and happens when there is a lack of testosterone in the body. Couple that with high cortisol levels, and you've got a recipe for flabby guts and double chins.
Fortunately, TRT treatments and physician-led weight loss programs can correct hormone imbalances and lead to healthy weight loss for men.
The benefits of hormone replacement therapy for men are numerous. TRT not only grants relief from low-T symptoms but can help give protection against age-related diseases. Additionally, doctors now recognize male testosterone as an important role in alleviating depression.
Some of the most exciting benefits of TRT can include:
Because men do not go through a specific period of hormonal changes like women do (called menopause), many doctors refer to "male menopause" as androgen decline. This is just another term for low testosterone, but like female menopause, the symptoms can be serious and affect your quality of life.
The best way to fight back against male menopause is with male HRT treatment from Global Life Rejuvenation. We provide the following HRT treatments for men:
Our treatment options are personalized for your body and are available as creams, gels, injectables, and implantable pellets. To find out if testosterone replacement therapy is safe for you, contact Global Life Rejuvenation today to schedule your comprehensive testing and anti-aging treatment consultation.
Growth hormone peptides are an innovative therapy that boosts the natural human growth hormone production in a person's body. These exciting treatment options help slow down the aging process and give you a chance at restoring your youth.
Sermorelin is a synthetic hormone peptide, like GHRH, which triggers the release of growth hormones. When used under the care of a qualified physician, Sermorelin can help you lose weight, increase your energy levels, and help you feel much younger.
Human growth hormone (HGH) therapy has been used for years to treat hormone deficiencies. Unlike HGH, which directly replaces declining human growth hormone levels, Sermorelin addresses the underlying cause of decreased HGH, stimulating the pituitary gland naturally. This approach keeps the mechanisms of growth hormone production active.
Benefits of Sermorelin include:
Ipamorelin helps to release growth hormones in a person's body by mimicking a peptide called ghrelin. Ghrelin is one of three hormones which work together to regulate the growth hormone levels released by the pituitary gland. Because Ipamorelin stimulates the body to produce growth hormone, your body won't stop its natural growth hormone production, which occurs with synthetic HGH.
Ipamorelin causes growth hormone secretion that resembles natural release patterns rather than being constantly elevated from HGH. Because ipamorelin stimulates the natural production of growth hormone, our patients can use this treatment long-term with fewer health risks.
One of the biggest benefits of Ipamorelin is that it is suitable for both men and women. It provides significant short and long-term benefits in age management therapies, boosting patients' overall health, wellbeing, and outlook on life. When growth hormone is produced by the pituitary gland using Ipamorelin, clients report amazing benefits.
Some of those benefits include:
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Energy Income Partners LLC lessened its holdings in NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:NEP - Get Rating) by 14.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchan...
Energy Income Partners LLC lessened its holdings in NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:NEP - Get Rating) by 14.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,159,787 shares of the solar energy provider's stock after selling 358,232 shares during the quarter. NextEra Energy Partners accounts for 3.7% of Energy Income Partners LLC's investment portfolio, making the stock its 7th biggest position. Energy Income Partners LLC owned 2.50% of NextEra Energy Partners worth $156,174,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its holdings in NextEra Energy Partners by 2.8% in the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 29,854 shares of the solar energy provider's stock worth $2,488,000 after acquiring an additional 800 shares during the last quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in NextEra Energy Partners by 43.2% in the 1st quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 9,474 shares of the solar energy provider's stock worth $790,000 after acquiring an additional 2,858 shares during the last quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC grew its holdings in NextEra Energy Partners by 123.8% in the 1st quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 5,466 shares of the solar energy provider's stock worth $456,000 after acquiring an additional 3,024 shares during the last quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its holdings in NextEra Energy Partners by 8.7% in the 1st quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 4,860 shares of the solar energy provider's stock worth $406,000 after acquiring an additional 390 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bank of Montreal Can boosted its stake in shares of NextEra Energy Partners by 0.6% during the 1st quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 65,199 shares of the solar energy provider's stock valued at $5,488,000 after purchasing an additional 402 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 83.05% of the company's stock.
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Shares of NEP traded down $0.77 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $68.26. The stock had a trading volume of 70,716 shares, compared to its average volume of 593,362. The firm has a market cap of $5.91 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.20, a PEG ratio of 3.00 and a beta of 0.92. NextEra Energy Partners, LP has a 12 month low of $61.31 and a 12 month high of $86.06. The business has a fifty day moving average of $72.70 and a 200 day moving average of $76.32. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a quick ratio of 1.80 and a current ratio of 1.91.
NextEra Energy Partners (NYSE:NEP - Get Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January 25th. The solar energy provider reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52 by ($0.12). The firm had revenue of $266.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $336.74 million. NextEra Energy Partners had a return on equity of 4.00% and a net margin of 39.39%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned ($0.12) earnings per share. Equities analysts predict that NextEra Energy Partners, LP will post 2.33 EPS for the current year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, February 14th. Investors of record on Monday, February 6th were given a dividend of $0.8125 per share. This is a positive change from NextEra Energy Partners's previous quarterly dividend of $0.79. The ex-dividend date was Friday, February 3rd. This represents a $3.25 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.76%. NextEra Energy Partners's dividend payout ratio is currently 57.42%.
NEP has been the topic of a number of research reports. Credit Suisse Group cut their target price on shares of NextEra Energy Partners from $90.00 to $87.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, November 2nd. Oppenheimer boosted their price objective on shares of NextEra Energy Partners from $88.00 to $94.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research note on Thursday, January 26th. StockNews.com lowered shares of NextEra Energy Partners from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Thursday, January 26th. Raymond James raised shares of NextEra Energy Partners from an "underperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a report on Wednesday, January 4th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada decreased their target price on shares of NextEra Energy Partners from $89.00 to $87.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a report on Monday, January 30th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, NextEra Energy Partners has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $85.40.
NextEra Energy Partners LP engages in the acquisition, management, and ownership of contracted clean energy projects with long-term cash flows. It owns interests in wind and solar projects in North America, as well as natural gas infrastructure assets in Texas. The company was founded on March 6, 2014 and is headquartered in Juno Beach, FL.
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JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 16, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy Capital Holdings, Inc. today announced that it will conduct a remarketing of its Series K Debentures due March 1, 2025 (the "Debentures") (CUSIP No. 65339KBP4), which are currently outstanding in the aggregate principal amount of $2.5 billion, on Feb. 22, 2023 (and, if necessary, on the following two business days). The Debentures were originally issued as part of NextEra Energy, Inc.'s Corporate Units (CUSIP No. 65339F770) on Feb. 21, 2020 (the "Corporate Units&qu...
JUNO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 16, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy Capital Holdings, Inc. today announced that it will conduct a remarketing of its Series K Debentures due March 1, 2025 (the "Debentures") (CUSIP No. 65339KBP4), which are currently outstanding in the aggregate principal amount of $2.5 billion, on Feb. 22, 2023 (and, if necessary, on the following two business days). The Debentures were originally issued as part of NextEra Energy, Inc.'s Corporate Units (CUSIP No. 65339F770) on Feb. 21, 2020 (the "Corporate Units") in conjunction with a Purchase Contract Agreement, dated as of Feb. 1, 2020 (the "Purchase Contract Agreement"). The Debentures are guaranteed by NextEra Energy Capital Holdings' parent company, NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE).
If the remarketing is successful, the interest rate on the Debentures will be reset to a rate that will enable the Debentures to be remarketed at a price equal to or greater than the sum of 100% of the aggregate principal amount of the Debentures being remarketed and the Remarketing Fee (as this term is defined in the Officer's Certificate, dated Feb. 21, 2020, creating the terms of the Debentures under the Indenture, dated as of June 1, 1999, as amended). The reset interest rate and the subsequent interest payment dates will be established on the date of the successful remarketing and become effective on March 1, 2023. The Remarketing Fee will not exceed 0.25% of the aggregate principal amount of the Debentures being remarketed.
Upon a successful remarketing, the proceeds of the remarketing of the Debentures that are components of the Corporate Units equal to the aggregate principal amount of such Debentures will be applied to satisfy in full the obligation of the holders of the Corporate Units to purchase NextEra Energy common stock on March 1, 2023, pursuant to the Purchase Contract Agreement. The proceeds from the remarketing of any Debentures that are not a component of the Corporate Units and whose holders elect to include some or all of those Debentures in the remarketing will be paid to such holders.
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC and BofA Securities, Inc. are the remarketing agents.
This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of securities to which this communication relates in any jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
The issuer has filed a registration statement (including a prospectus) with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") for the offering to which this communication relates. Before a prospective purchaser invests in the Debentures, such person should read the prospectus in that registration statement and the related prospectus supplement to be filed with the SEC and other documents the issuer has filed with the SEC for more complete information about the issuer and the offering to which this communication relates. A prospective purchaser may get these documents when available for free by visiting EDGAR on the SEC website at www.sec.gov. Alternatively, the issuer or the remarketing agents will arrange to send a prospective purchaser the prospectus and the related prospectus supplement if such person request it by calling J.P. Morgan Securities LLC collect at 1-212-834-4533, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC toll-free at 1-800-645-3751 and BofA Securities, Inc. toll-free at 1-800-294-1322.
NextEra Energy, Inc.
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is a leading clean energy company headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida. NextEra Energy owns Florida Power & Light Company, which is America's largest electric utility that sells more power than any other utility, providing clean, affordable, reliable electricity to approximately 5.8 million customer accounts, or more than 12 million people across Florida. NextEra Energy also owns a competitive clean energy business, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, which, together with its affiliated entities, is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun and a world leader in battery storage. Through its subsidiaries, NextEra Energy generates clean, emissions-free electricity from seven commercial nuclear power units in Florida, New Hampshire and Wisconsin. NextEra Energy has been recognized often by third parties for its efforts in sustainability, corporate responsibility, ethics and compliance, and diversity. NextEra Energy is ranked No. 1 in the electric and gas utilities industry on Fortune's 2023 list of "World's Most Admired Companies," recognized on Fortune's 2021 list of companies that "Change the World" and received the S&P Global Platts 2020 Energy Transition Award for leadership in environmental, social and governance.
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JUNO BEACH, Fla. — Florida Power and Light Co. has added 10 new solar energy centers, which are enough to power approximately 150,000 homes, according to the electric company.The sites include Cavendish Solar Energy Center in Okeechobee County and two in St. Lucie County: Pink Trail Solar Energy Centerand Bluefield Preserve Solar Energy Center in St. Lucie County. The site in Okeechobee will provide power to the FPL Cavendish NextGen Hydrogen Hub, which is expected to be completed at the end of this year, FPL says, and will be s...
JUNO BEACH, Fla. — Florida Power and Light Co. has added 10 new solar energy centers, which are enough to power approximately 150,000 homes, according to the electric company.
The sites include Cavendish Solar Energy Center in Okeechobee County and two in St. Lucie County: Pink Trail Solar Energy Centerand Bluefield Preserve Solar Energy Center in St. Lucie County. The site in Okeechobee will provide power to the FPL Cavendish NextGen Hydrogen Hub, which is expected to be completed at the end of this year, FPL says, and will be state's first-of-its-kind "‘green hydrogen" facility.
The other new sites are two in Calhoun County, one in Clay County, one in Escambia County, one in Jackson County, one in Miami-Dade County and one in Santa Roe County.
The 10 new centers are capable of generating 745 megawatts of quiet, emissions-free energy, which represents taking 140,000 gasoline-dependent cars off the road each year, according to FPL.
The electric company also expects six more solar energy centers to come online later this year.
In all FPL has 60 solar energy centers installed statewide to power electricity for 900,000 homes. FPL has approximately 5.8 million accounts, or more than 12 million people.FPL’s solar power plant fleet is the largest in America and has saved customers about $375 million in fuel costs in 2022.
FPL says it hopes to eliminate carbon emissions from its power plant fleet by no later than 2045.
"This important milestone for FPL is the latest example of our unwavering commitment to America’s largest solar buildout on behalf of our customers and the Sunshine State,” Tim Oliver, vice president of FPL Development, said in a news release. “We remain committed to making sustained, long-term investments in solar energy – which uses no fuel to produce energy – to build a more resilient and more sustainable energy future our children and grandchildren can depend on.”
FPL is a subsidiary of Juno Beach-based NextEra Energy, Inc.
Late last month, FPL proposed another rate increase to offset the costs of two hurricanes last year. The proposal, which was filed with Florida Public Service, seeks to balance unrecovered fuel and storm costs from 2022, as well as a recent decline in projected fuel costs in 2023.
The cost recovery for Hurricane Ian and Hurricane Nicole would be spread over a 12-month period, according to FPL.
The Juno Beach-based utility company earlier received approval for a rate hike in 2023.
Under FPL's proposal, a typical 1,000-kWh residential bill for customers in Florida's peninsula would increase by about 10%.
Even with the proposed increase, its rates remain "well below the national average and remain the lowest among Florida's investor-owned utilities."
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If you love mild, sunny weather, Florida is the place to be. It’s no secret that the climate is a big part of the reason retirees flock there year after year. And while there are some affordable places in Florida for people on a fixed income, the most desirable locations are often way beyond a budget fueled by ...
If you love mild, sunny weather, Florida is the place to be. It’s no secret that the climate is a big part of the reason retirees flock there year after year. And while there are some affordable places in Florida for people on a fixed income, the most desirable locations are often way beyond a budget fueled by just a Social Security check.
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According to the Social Security Administration, the average monthly benefit for retired workers is $1,632.04 for individuals and $3,264.08 for couples. As you can probably imagine, those amounts eliminate several Florida hot spots as options for places to live.
To determine the worst places in Florida to live on only a Social Security check, GOBankingRates first found the 20 cities in Florida with the highest 2022 average monthly rent. Then, it sourced the cost of living index scores for each city related to groceries and healthcare. Next, it used data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 Consumer Expenditure Survey to find the annual expenses for groceries and healthcare costs for people 65 and over to determine how much they would spend per month in each city. Finally, it added housing, grocery and healthcare expenses for each city together to find how much people 65 and over would spend on monthly necessities.
All cities had to have a livability score of at least 65 to be included in the study. Each city’s livability score was combined with its monthly living expenses to calculate the final rankings, with the highest score indicating the worst city. Here are the 10 worst places to live in Florida on just a Social Security check.
Juno Beach has an exceptional livability score of 81, but if you’re relying on just a Social Security check, the expenses there will greatly exceed your income. The average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,954, but in Juno Beach the average is $5,246.
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Join us on Friday, February 24th for an electrifying night on the dance floor with Cat Dealers at The Vanguard in Orlando, Florida!CLICK FOR MORE INFO
11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sanford Residential Historic District 800 Park Ave, Sanford, FLFREE
1 community, 17 porches, over 70 bands, 1 cause. Cat Ridgeway & the Tourists, Eugene Snowden, Wilted Chilis, Harber Wynn Oak Hill Drifters, Jordan Foley & the Wheelhouse, and more.CLICK FOR MORE INFO
7:30 p.m. Exploria Stadium 655 W Church St, Orlando, FL$26 – $220
Season opener!CLICK FOR MORE INFO
10 a,m.Flagler Avenue Beach 201 Buenos Aires St, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169, New Smyrna Beach, FL
A clean up on New Smyrna BeachJoin IDEAS For Us and American Conservation Coalition in cleaning up New Smyrna Beach! We will be meeting at the 27th Ave Beachfront Park at our tents. Volunteers will gather and then clean up the beach together while playing beach clean-up bingo! […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO
Noon-8 p.m. Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park Lake Eola Park 195 N Rosalind Ave, Orlando, FLVarious prices
Live music, food vendors, art and crafts, kids’ activities, fashion show, and more, at Lake Eola.CLICK FOR MORE INFO
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Hittin’ Skins 1420 W. Washington Street, Orlando, FLFREE
Join us Saturday, February 25th from 11-5 pm for the very first West Lakes Art & Flea! A curated market featuring vintage vendors, artists, makers, and Central Florida creatives of all types! Grab a bite from our featured food trucks: Follow the Smoke Brappin’ Crabs Let’s Dough It Pizza Alchemy: A Food Lab John’s South Indian […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO
6 p.m. The Mennello Museum of American Art 900 East Princeton Street, Orlando, FLVarious prices
Join us for an art-inspired evening under the stars at the Mennello Museum for art, and music, the exhibition opening of Impression and Reality, a cocktail reception, a fine art auction, champagne, dinner, and dessert! […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO
6 p.m. The Social 54 North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL$25
Jake Wesley Rogers’ Peace, Love, & Pluto Tour live at The Social.CLICK FOR MORE INFO
8 p.m. The Plaza Live 425 N Bumby Ave, Orlando, FL
Phil Rosenthal first gained national recognition by creating the iconic CBS sitcom “Everybody Loves Raymond,” which won 16 Primetime Emmys. A self-described foodie, he has always been an ardent supporter of restaurants and food culture, which led to the creation of the James Beard Award-winning PBS documentary series “I’ll Have What Phil’s Having.” […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO
8 p.m. Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts$50
Sarah McLachlan is one of the most celebrated singer-songwriters in entertainment with over 40 million albums sold worldwide. She has received three Grammy Awards and twelve Juno Awards over her career and has been inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO
NoonEnzian Theater 1300 S Orlando Ave, Maitland, FLFREE
Free for Kids 12 and Under! A high-spirited adventure that pits true love against inconceivable odds, The Princess Bride has charmed legions of fans with its irreverent gags, eccentric ensemble, and dazzling swordplay. A kid (Fred Savage), home sick from school, grudgingly allows his grandfather (Peter Falk) to read him a dusty storybook—which is how […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO
3 p.m. Amway Center 400 W Church St, Orlando, FLVarious prices
The Orlando Solar Bears are proud to announce the appearance of WWE NXT Superstars when the Solar Bears host the Greenville Swamp Rabbits on Sunday, February 26 at AdventHealth Rink at Amway Center. Puck drop is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO
8 p.m.The Abbey 2000 S. Summerlin Ave, Orlando, FL$25
Join us for a live reading of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues benefiting One Heart Women and Children. Join us for a live reading of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues benefiting One Heart Women and Children. […]CLICK FOR MORE INFO