A CHANGE OF PACE
Considering whether a retirement community is right for you demands a lot of thought about costs, safety, privacy, and more. But what if you long to settle in a spot that's a little — or a lot — different for your golden years? Today, there are plenty of alternatives to traditional retirement communities or assisted-living facilities. Here are a dozen to consider, from timeworn solutions such as aging in place to more off-beat ideas, such as making a home on the open road.