Archive for: March, 2013

Baby Boomers Retiring in the Nick of Time

Baby Boomers Retiring in the Nick of Time

    Ignorance isn’t bliss, but being informed can sometimes be downright scary. While Baby Boomers face many serious challenges in addition to aging, we really lucked out by largely dodging this major bullet headed straight toward the still employed middle class. Read more…          

 
 

Baby Boomers – Start Saving and Stop Spending

Baby Boomers – Start Saving and Stop Spending

  Real incomes (adjusted for inflation) have been falling in America since 1972, but up until the crash beginning in 2007, we’d done a pretty good job of masking this declining standard of living by taking on an increasing load of debt. My parents purchased virtually everything, including several new […]

 
 

Gardening Doesn’t Require a Garden Anymore

Gardening Doesn’t Require a Garden Anymore

  Baby Boomers need fresh, wholesome, organic vegetables to live life to its fullest. Organic gardening offers a great alternative, but for many it may not be convenient, affordable, practical or even possible. Many are already familiar with the concept of hydroponics, but are you aware of the major advancements […]

 
 

Self Directed IRA’s – Part Three

Self Directed IRA’s – Part Three

  The following article is the final in our three part series on Self-Directed IRA’s and talks about mistakes to avoid when purchasing real estate with a self-directed IRA. Any one of a number of small mistakes could invalidate its benefit. Avoid These Mistakes When Buying Real Estate With a […]

 
 

New Organs Grown in Lab

New Organs Grown in Lab

  Most Baby Boomers will eventually require major medical intervention, possibly including organ transplant or replacement. Fortunately, the latest technology is now growing new organs right in the lab that won’t be rejected. Read more …      

 
 

Will Baby Boomer’s Suffer from Decline in Dollar?

Will Baby Boomer’s Suffer from Decline in Dollar?

    Many Baby Boomers are in for the financial shock of their lives, as current government spending levels are unsustainable. Since Americans aren’t about to demand lower spending, let alone allow substantially higher taxes, this leave politicians only one out… Inflation. Read more…        

 
 

Top 5 Superfoods That Are Easy to Eat Every Day

Top 5 Superfoods That Are Easy to Eat Every Day

  While many advocate up to ten superfoods to eat every day to ensure better health, that may be a bit cumbersome. This article from one of the best nutrition sources in the country gives us only five to do the job. And all easy to do. Just make sure […]

 
 

Fungi Alkaloids Kill Cancer Cells

Fungi Alkaloids Kill Cancer Cells

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Self-Directed IRA’s – Part Two

Self-Directed IRA’s – Part Two

Last week we presented Part One in our three part series on Self-Directed IRA’s which talked about prohibited transactions, what you can and cannot do with this investment tool and some of the ways you can use this tool for your real estate investment strategy. The following Part Two of […]

 
 

Self-Directed IRA’s – Part One

Self-Directed IRA’s – Part One

  Retirement investments are becoming more dicey, causing great concern for the future among many baby boomers. While the stock market appears to be improving, it is actually a full blown disaster when measured in inflation adjusted dollars and adjusted for real ‘after tax’ returns. Don’t get caught up in […]