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Social Media, Politics and Baby Boomers

Social Media, Politics and Baby Boomers

Despite your political persuasion, the very simple post on BBoomtown lays it out very simply: if Baby Boomers don’t take up the social media tools, we may very well find ourselves at the mercy of the younger generations totally connected and . . .

 
 

Baby Boomers Collision Course with Reality

Baby Boomers Collision Course with Reality

There’s cause to be Restless. Is having enough money to see you comfortably through retirement years increasingly weighing on your mind?

Assets like homes, condos, 401ks’, IRAs’, stocks, bonds and investment properties, coupled with pensions, healthcare, Social Security and Medicare were once thought to guarantee comfortable Boomer retirements. Unfortunately,

 
 

Medicare Wasting Billions Every Year

Medicare Wasting Billions Every Year

Improper payments – to the wrong person, in the wrong amount, or for the wrong reason — cost Medicare $48 billion last year, or nearly 10 percent of the $516 billion spent on care for seniors, according to federal estimates.

 
 

Geopolitical Journey: Iran at a Crossroads

Geopolitical Journey: Iran at a Crossroads

Geopolitically, a trip to Iran could not come at a better time. Iran is an emerging power seeking to exploit the vacuum created by the departure of U.S. troops from Iraq, which is scheduled to conclude in a little more than three months. Tehran also plays a major role along its eastern border, where Washington is seeking a political settlement with the Taliban to facilitate a U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.