Retirement

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.

 
 

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 Boomer Suicides on the Rise

Baby Boomer Suicides on the Rise

The suicide rate for Baby Boomers has climbed steadily since 2000. Researchers found significant increases of more than 2 percent per year for men and more than 3 percent per year for women.

 
 

Baby Boomers: The “So What?” Factor

Baby Boomers: The “So What?” Factor

Many times a person will allow their challenges or shortcomings to keep them from succeeding or enjoying a truly fulfilling life. We have the choice to allow ourselves what we want or not.

 
 

Boomers: Avoid Becoming a Divorce Statistic in Your 50’s and Beyond

Boomers: Avoid Becoming a Divorce Statistic in Your 50’s and Beyond

Statistics show that the divorce rate among Baby Boomers is increasing at a rapid pace. Whenretirement looms marital relationships can be challenged, especially if the relationship wason autopilot for years with careers, family, etc., and everything seemed ok.

 
 

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.