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Brian Jones: Baby boomers grind down the young - The Telegram

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 02:31

The Telegram

Brian Jones: Baby boomers grind down the young
The Telegram
A common joke among university students in the 1970s was that when your student loan came through, the first priority was to buy a stereo. (For today's younger crowd: a stereo was an expensive but necessary contraption for playing music, using records ...

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Retiring Baby Boomers struggling to sell businesses - The Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 20:50

The Sydney Morning Herald

Retiring Baby Boomers struggling to sell businesses
The Sydney Morning Herald
ValueMyBusiness director Dominic Pellegrino says there are two main reasons small business owners are struggling to sell. "Firstly, the problem is the number of businesses that are coming on to the market, primarily the retiring Baby Boomers," he says.

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5 Tips for Managing Baby Boomers - Inc.com

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:26

Inc.com

5 Tips for Managing Baby Boomers
Inc.com
Robert M. Pirsig, the author of the bestseller Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, died this week. His death is a milestone for Baby-Boomers even though, technically speaking, Pirsig wasn't one of them. However, reading that book was something ...

Warning To Baby Boomers: Get Creative Or Get Depressed - Forbes

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 09:13

Forbes

Warning To Baby Boomers: Get Creative Or Get Depressed
Forbes
It's not uncommon for some baby boomers to feel behind in saving for retirement and a little vulnerable at work because of their pay grade. Well, it turns out that another new study confirms those threats and fears. As a result, baby boomers need to ...

Warning To Baby Boomers: Get Creative Or Get Depressed - Forbes

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 09:13

Forbes

Warning To Baby Boomers: Get Creative Or Get Depressed
Forbes
It's not uncommon for some baby boomers to feel behind in saving for retirement and a little vulnerable at work because of their pay grade. Well, it turns out that another new study confirms those threats and fears. As a result, baby boomers need to ...

Are you ready for the big baby boomer sell off? - RealtyBizNews

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:30

RealtyBizNews

Are you ready for the big baby boomer sell off?
RealtyBizNews
As such, Arthur C. Nelson, a professor at the University of Azrizona, predicts that the mid to late 2020s will an event that will come to be known as the “great senior sell-off”, with millions of baby boomers deciding the time is right to sell off ...

Common Thread Links Gen Z To Baby Boomers: Approach To Money - MediaPost Communications

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 10:50

Common Thread Links Gen Z To Baby Boomers: Approach To Money
MediaPost Communications
We co-hosted a panel where one of the topics was the similarities between Baby Boomers and Generation Z. It doesn't seem as if these two landmark generations would have much in common. Baby Boomers were born between 1946 and 1964 and range in ...

Research Shows 'Baby Boomer' Disdain For Massachusetts Nursing Homes - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 07:44

Research Shows 'Baby Boomer' Disdain For Massachusetts Nursing Homes
PR Newswire (press release)
MEDFORD, Mass., April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new survey of 250 Massachusetts 'baby boomers' shows overwhelming anxiety about nursing homes with 90% of those surveyed fearing a move into a nursing home. 92% of respondents do ...

Baby Boomers get ready to age in place - Longview Daily News

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 22:03

Longview Daily News

Baby Boomers get ready to age in place
Longview Daily News
According to the National Association of Home Builders, the most popular Baby Boomer remodeling projects are home offices for a second career or part-time job, wider doors and hallways to accommodate a wheelchair or walker, better lighting and first ...

Baby Boomers Are Seriously Stressed Out: Study - Vital Updates

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 13:15

Vital Updates

Baby Boomers Are Seriously Stressed Out: Study
Vital Updates
The Center for Disease Control conducts the survey every year, and the findings are then gathered and reported. Weissman used these survey results from 2006 to 2014 to compile a comprehensive report on the mental health of Baby Boomers and Gen Xers.

You're Still Expecting a Whole Lot Out of Social Security - TheStreet.com

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 12:04

TheStreet.com

You're Still Expecting a Whole Lot Out of Social Security
TheStreet.com
Since the 2007 financial crisis, 38% of middle-income Baby Boomers -- with between $30,000 and $100,000 in annual income and less than $1 million in investable assets -- expect to rely on Social Security as the primary source of their retirement income ...
Is There Really a Retirement-Savings Crisis?Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Disability Rights Advocates Accuse Washington Post Of Perpetuating 'Myths' About BenefitsHuffington Post

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Baby boomers slip to 74.1 million in U.S.; Census Bureau estimates ... - cleveland.com

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 08:53

cleveland.com

Baby boomers slip to 74.1 million in U.S.; Census Bureau estimates ...
cleveland.com
Census Bureau estimates baby boomers now account for 23 percent of U.S. population; age 25 is now the most common age in the United States.

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The baby boomers are still holding the cards - Wichita Eagle (blog)

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 04:08

Wichita Eagle (blog)

The baby boomers are still holding the cards
Wichita Eagle (blog)
As the baby boomers drive off into the sunset with full Social Security payments and ready access to taxpayer-funded health care, the scenic views of their country are quite pleasant. For the rest of us, there's a whole lot of uncertainty on the horizon.

Online shopping in work time most prevalent among Baby Boomers ... - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 23:32

The Sydney Morning Herald

Online shopping in work time most prevalent among Baby Boomers ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
Working Australians are spending almost two hours a week shopping online, while on the company clock.

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Baby boomers not included in task force guidelines for hepatitis C screening - rdnewsnow.com

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 23:18

CBC.ca

Baby boomers not included in task force guidelines for hepatitis C screening
rdnewsnow.com
TORONTO — The average Canadian adult does not need to be screened for infection with hepatitis C, a blood-borne virus that can in time cause cirrhosis or cancer of the liver, says a task force that develops practice guidelines for primary-care providers.
Canadian guidelines recommend against HCV screening in low-risk ...Healio
Canadian task force rejects calls for widespread hepatitis C-testing ...The Globe and Mail
Broad Hepatitis C screening of Canadian adults not supported by evidence, task force concludesCBC.ca

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Hepatitis C hitting young adult New Yorkers as well as baby ... - Albany Times Union

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 22:17

Albany Times Union

Hepatitis C hitting young adult New Yorkers as well as baby ...
Albany Times Union
while her smooth skin and long, light-brown hair may not fit the image of a "typical" hepatitis C patient, it should. [...] while among baby boomers statewide ...

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As retiree population grows, hunt for housing intensifies - News & Observer

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 12:12

News & Observer

As retiree population grows, hunt for housing intensifies
News & Observer
As more and more baby boomers turn 65, the demand for housing that caters to their needs is getting stretched. A report released by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University last year concluded that the nation as a whole needs a far ...

We're not lazy. Millennials lash Baby Boomers | Daily Telegraph - dailytelegraph.com.au

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 16:44

dailytelegraph.com.au

We're not lazy. Millennials lash Baby Boomers | Daily Telegraph
dailytelegraph.com.au
YOUNG Australians, known as “Millennials”have lashed out at accusations they're a generation of lazy tech addicts, claiming Baby Boomers have left them a ...
Financial Habits Similar Across Generations - InsuranceNewsNetInsurance News Net
A southern Vermont of tomorrow - Part I | The Bennington Banner ...Bennington Banner (subscription)

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Growing Number of Baby Boomers Are Using Marijuana | Marijuana - Marijuana.com

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 13:52

Marijuana.com

Growing Number of Baby Boomers Are Using Marijuana | Marijuana
Marijuana.com
The first time Susan smoked pot, she was 16. It was the fall of 1965, and she was hanging out in the lobby of the newly built Inn on the Park, where.

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