Money/Financial

VIDEO: Doug Casey – Hedge Against Political Risk

Doug Casey on how to Hedge Against Political Risk in the Greater Depression.

 
 

Baby Boomers on the Defensive

Baby Boomers on the Defensive

  Baby Boomers are increasingly blamed for leaving Millennials a declining economy, insurmountable mountain of debt and a severely dysfunctional, corrupted government. Did we Boomers really live a charmed life, all the while drawing down the well until it finally went dry? As long as the economic pie is growing, […]

 
 

What’s the Cost: Shadowing the Shadow Economy

What’s the Cost: Shadowing the Shadow Economy

Economies worldwide are experiencing unprecedented financial crises. What is the role governments play in creating this disaster as they scramble to keep revenues flowing in? The following article discusses the concept of ‘shadow economies’, their causes and the negative impact on the very survival of individuals and nations.

 
 

Baby Boomers and The Epidemic of the Unemployed Younger Working Class

Baby Boomers and The Epidemic of the Unemployed Younger Working Class

The worldwide financial crisis is getting worse. For the last several years, pensions, 401k’s and real estate have taken dramatic hits with no return in sight. It’s no wonder fewer Baby Boomers are retiring as planned, delaying with the hope they will have time to rebuild the nest egg sufficiently. Without a functioning crystal ball, that plan may not work.

 
 

Boomers and the Great Social Security Challenge

Boomers and the Great Social Security Challenge

Will you have your chair in place when the Social Security music stops? The following article discusses the ugly truth in a clear and concise manner and presents some of the usual options being tossed around as possible solutions. Bottom line, Baby Boomers need to get their act together before the music stops with no more chairs in sight.

 
 

Boomers: Americans Understand Our Dire Economic Reality, Our Politicians Do Not

Boomers: Americans Understand Our Dire Economic Reality, Our Politicians Do Not

Do you know what will drive the success or failure of your retirement? The following article presents a very dark picture of the current state of our economy. Baby Boomers can expect to be hit hard considering that any solution will take years and perhaps decades to turn this shipwreck around.

 
 

Update on Social Media and Baby Boomers

Update on Social Media and Baby Boomers

While more and more Baby Boomers are getting on board with social media, we still lag behind in getting up to speed with all it can do for us. The following article provides an update on where we are.

 
 

Baby Boomers: Seller Carry Home Financing – An Ideal Solution

Baby Boomers: Seller Carry Home Financing – An Ideal Solution

  With little or no financing available, how do those facing retirement or job loss sell a home while competing for a small pool of qualified buyers amidst a tidal wave of dirt cheap foreclosures and short sale properties? The following article presents an attractive and time tested win-win solution for both […]

 
 

Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Baby Boomers

Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Baby Boomers

What will you do for the next thirty or forty years after you retire?

 
 

Baby Boomers: The Housing Market and Senior Citizens

Baby Boomers: The Housing Market and Senior Citizens

The Baby Boomer population is burgeoning, putting pressure on housing. While we hear many reports of senior housing reaching a crisis (http://alturl.com/gxb4c), there is some good news that may help as a result of the down economy, according to the following article.