Money/Financial

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.

 
 

Baby Boomers: Successful Investing in an Ever-Changing Market

Baby Boomers: Successful Investing in an Ever-Changing Market

As the economy continues to spiral downward into the abyss, those of us facing retirement are becoming more concerned about how long our diminishing retirement portfolios will last. The following article discusses an excellent solution that’s been around for decades and has proven itself a valuable and secure investment vehicle if done correctly and more importantly, is in great demand in today’s economy.

 
 

The Baby Boomer Entrepreneur and Internet Marketing: 3 Common Mistakes To Avoid

The Baby Boomer Entrepreneur and Internet Marketing: 3 Common Mistakes To Avoid

Have you gone awry on one or more of the myriad internet marketing business opportunities that are on the internet today? Have you fallen under the spell of the wordsmith who promised immense wealth with little or no action? Guess what? It’s easy to do. Any message that promises to make you wealthy and create financial freedom is hard to ignore.