Money/Financial

Can We Afford Aging Populations? (2015-03-19)

Can We Afford Aging Populations? (2015-03-19)

  United States, Europe and Japan are all experiencing rapidly aging populations, while continuing to run huge, unsustainable budget deficits. This bad news is only going to get worse, eventually causing younger generations to rebel against the rising payroll deductions needed to fund lifestyles Boomers never bothered to fund . […]

 
 

What Will the Next 20 Years Look Like? (2014-07-26)

What Will the Next 20 Years Look Like? (2014-07-26)

  The last 20 years have been hard on many Baby Boomers. Early retirement, downsizing, outsourcing, right-sizing, zero percent (ZIRP) and other programs have decimated retirement savings and expectations. The next 20 years offer extreme opportunity for those able to afford the benefits of new technologies, but will be even […]

 
 

The “Nuclear Solution” to Underfunded Public Pensions (2014-05-23)

The “Nuclear Solution” to Underfunded Public Pensions (2014-05-23)

    Many public pension funds are horribly underfunded, but there are solutions. Unfortunately none of them are good, and you definitely won’t like this one. Read more…             We’d love to hear your questions or comments below. Thank you.   * * * * […]

 
 

Time to Raid the Retirement Savings Piggy Bank? (2014-05-18)

Time to Raid the Retirement Savings Piggy Bank? (2014-05-18)

    Times are tough right now for for many nearing retirement age, and with homeowner’s equity positions often underwater, a home equity line of credit isn’t an option. Is it time to raid the retirement savings piggy bank? “Premature withdrawals from retirement accounts have become America’s new piggy bank, […]

 
 

Don’t Screw up Retirement Savings (2014-04-25)

Don’t Screw up Retirement Savings (2014-04-25)

    Proceed With Caution! Boomers who screw up retirement savings may not have time to recover. Read more…     We’d love to hear your questions or comments below. Thank you.   * * * * * Fair Use Notice: This website post may contain copyrighted material. Such material […]

 
 

Middle Class in Crisis (2014-03-24)

Middle Class in Crisis (2014-03-24)

    As America’s Middle Class gets hammered, your future is at serious risk. Read more…           We’d love to hear your questions or comments below. Thank you.   * * * * * Fair Use Notice: This website post may contain copyrighted material. Such material […]

 
 

The New Face of Capitalism (2014-03-20)

The New Face of Capitalism (2014-03-20)

  Capitalism has been getting a bad name as the likes of Jamie Dimon, Lloyd Blankfein and George Soros vacuum up all the taxpayer cash and assets they can get their hands on. Corporate cronyism, criminal behaviour and government corruption are however the real culprits. Here’s a true and heart […]

 
 

America’s Debt Bomb (2014-03-14)

America’s Debt Bomb (2014-03-14)

  Here’s a great video about America’s debt bomb and what it means to YOU! This public television documentary, sponsored by the Travelers Institute, presents a compelling explanation of America’s federal debt crisis, how it impacts American’s lives, and choices to address the problem.     Related Articles: The Last […]

 
 

Update: Maximize Your IRA Options (2014-03-09)

Update: Maximize Your IRA Options (2014-03-09)

While the economy continues to fluctuate from fluid and ‘fluider’, what are IRA holders supposed to do to plan for the future? The following article offers some new ideas of what you can do that may help maximize your IRA and minimize the downsides. Maximizing Your IRA: An Interview with […]

 
 

Are Baby Boomers Thieves? (2014-02-17)

Are Baby Boomers Thieves? (2014-02-17)

  by Dieter Benz Baby Boomers continue to fill cruise ships and lay down chips at casinos. Unfortunately, their kids and grand kids are huddling in mom and dad’s basement, stroking keyboards, desperately trying to bring in enough money to cover this month’s student loan payment. Boomers piled on all […]