Retirement

Cloud-Based Solutions for Boomer Home-Based Business (2013-11-24)

Cloud-Based Solutions for Boomer Home-Based Business (2013-11-24)

As more baby boomers make the decision to continue working due to the economy, statistics show that many are starting up their own business. Today’s technology offers operating solutions to give the new and seasoned entrepreneur a leg up. The following article talks about one such solution, the ‘cloud’. Cloud-Based […]

 
 

Living to 150 Moves from Sci-Fi to Reality (2013-11-21)

Living to 150 Moves from Sci-Fi to Reality (2013-11-21)

  In survey after survey many Boomers state they aren’t interested in living beyond today’s normal life span, as they don’t want to prolong infirmities associated with aging. While the possibility of living to 150 moves from sci-fi to reality, this additional time on earth doesn’t mean more time in […]

 
 

Moving Abroad: What to Do? (2013-11-17)

Moving Abroad: What to Do? (2013-11-17)

  Moving Abroad: What Do I Do? By Rebecca Junck So you’ve made a pretty big life decision—you’ve decided to take a bold leap and move abroad. In the weeks and days leading up to your move, your head will undoubtedly be spinning so fast you won’t be able to […]

 
 

Boomers Accumulating Debt Faster than Savings (2013-11-03)

Boomers Accumulating Debt Faster than Savings (2013-11-03)

The bad news is, a majority of Boomers do not have enough socked away to enjoy a safe, secure retirement. Even worse is the fact that many Boomers are actually in reverse gear, as they take on more debt at a time in life when paying off debt and accumulating […]

 
 

Real vs Expected Results (2013-11-01)

Real vs Expected Results (2013-11-01)

  Unless you understand the difference between what the financial planning industry promises and what’s actually in store for you, you may be in for the shock of your life when it’s time to retire. This article addresses these questions: ‘What if bottom line investment results for a nation as […]

 
 

Reverse Mortgage Could Leave You Homeless (2013-10-30)

Reverse Mortgage Could Leave You Homeless (2013-10-30)

    It’s hard to pick up a Boomer oriented publication or turn on the TV without seeing Hollywood ‘hasbins’ pitching reverse mortgages. While these products may have some limited use, they can be deadly for many. According to this article, ‘When it comes to reverse mortgages, inflation should be […]

 
 

Making Your 401(k) More Productive (2013-10-30)

Making Your 401(k) More Productive (2013-10-30)

    Adequate retirement savings can spell the difference between a great future or a nail biting experience. We all want the most out of our 401 (k), but these past six years have been brutal knockdown for many a retirement plan. According to this article, ‘People who invest heavily […]

 
 

The Financial Planner Scam (2013-10-28)

The Financial Planner Scam (2013-10-28)

    The financial planning industry is big business. Are Baby Boomers being fleeced by a well oiled bunch of schemers and schemers intent upon emptying your retirement savings piggy bank? As this article points out, ‘. . .that we should be doing something: America is facing a retirement crisis. […]

 
 

Saving for Retirement (2013-10-25)

Saving for Retirement (2013-10-25)

  Saving for retirement isn’t as simple or easy as it used to be, but one way or another, you’d better figure it out. According to this article: ‘By now, many Americans know what they should be doing to save enough for retirement. The problem is that some just aren’t […]

 
 

Nowhere Left to Run or Hide (2013-10-15)

Nowhere Left to Run or Hide (2013-10-15)

  Marc Faber, one of the world’s financial heavy hitters, believes today’s economy provides a challenging environment, and finding a safe place to invest isn’t going to be easy. In this Bloomberg video, ‘Swiss investor Marc Faber, publisher of the Gloom Boom & Doom Report, speaks to Bloomberg’s Tom Keene […]