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'Nothing is more important' than baby boomers for financial markets over the next decade - CNBC

2 hours 50 min ago

CNBC

'Nothing is more important' than baby boomers for financial markets over the next decade
CNBC
The first of the baby boomers turned 70 this year, with another 1.5 million reaching that milestone each year for the next 15 years. According to David Rosenberg, boomers spend more on "experiences" like leisure, hospitality, recreation, entertainment ...

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Old school: New UMN program brings baby boomers back to class - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

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TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Old school: New UMN program brings baby boomers back to class
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Lapinsky is the first fellow accepted to the University of Minnesota Advanced Careers (UMAC) initiative, a yearlong exploration aimed at baby boomers on the verge of retirement. The initial cohort of about 10 will study alongside undergraduates for a ...

Are the empty bedrooms in baby boomer homes a solution to the millennial US housing crunch? - Quartz

11 hours 42 min ago

Quartz

Are the empty bedrooms in baby boomer homes a solution to the millennial US housing crunch?
Quartz
One American generation is struggling to find affordable housing. A second is sitting at home with a lots of empty bedrooms. Real estate site Trulia argues it's a match made in housing-market heaven. Sky-high rents and house prices keep squeezing ...

Baby Boomers could irreversibly ruin the planet for Millennials — and the clock is ticking - SFGate

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 08:08

SFGate

Baby Boomers could irreversibly ruin the planet for Millennials — and the clock is ticking
SFGate
Twenty-nine years ago, James Hansen, the director of NASA's Institute for Space Studies, told the US Senate that the question of the day — whether climate change was happening — was no longer in doubt. "It is time to stop waffling so much and say ...

Factories to baby boomers: Please keep working! - Daily Herald - Chicago Daily Herald

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 06:41

Chicago Daily Herald

Factories to baby boomers: Please keep working! - Daily Herald
Chicago Daily Herald
Although millennials make up almost half of the U.S. workforce, most manufacturers are still very reliant on baby boomers. And keeping those baby boomers ...

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The lusty female Baby Boomers and the men who can't keep up - Starts at 60

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 18:01

The lusty female Baby Boomers and the men who can't keep up
Starts at 60
It's not how women in their sixties are expected to behave. George, 68, was a good catch, a retired Sydney lawyer, chatty, charming and well-read. When he first tentatively entered the online dating world three years ago, he was stunned by provocative ...

Why Are the Baby Boomers in Such a Bad Mood? - New York Times

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 12:58

New York Times

Why Are the Baby Boomers in Such a Bad Mood?
New York Times
Starting sometime in the mid-1950s, baby boomers became the center of American cultural attention. Toni Home Permanents, cap guns, Hostess cupcakes, “American Bandstand,” lovingly packed lunches, the Beatles, “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.,” Motown, ...

Baby Boomers could irreversibly ruin the planet for Millennials ... - Markets Insider

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 08:03

Markets Insider

Baby Boomers could irreversibly ruin the planet for Millennials ...
Markets Insider
Twenty-nine years ago, James Hansen, the director of NASA's Institute for Space Studies, told the US Senate that the question of the day — whether climate ...

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Pete the Planner: Tackling Baby Boomers' retirement crisis - USA TODAY

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 05:00

USA TODAY

Pete the Planner: Tackling Baby Boomers' retirement crisis
USA TODAY
Q: At ages 30 and 31, my wife and I have our financial house pretty well in order. The last thing hanging over our heads is the substantial Parent PLUS loan balance my wife's parents have. They haven't prepared well for retirement at all — both are in ...

Oklahoma Baby Boomers Get Creative To Stay In Work Force - News On 6

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 10:14

News On 6

Oklahoma Baby Boomers Get Creative To Stay In Work Force
News On 6
More and more Baby Boomers are getting back to work either because they are switching careers or looking for something to do after retirement. Sandy Hardy is in her mid-50s and recently made a big career switch. “There's freedom money-wise. There's ...

Was it really better in the 'good old days'? Book reveals how life for baby boomers WASN'T so golden - with children ... - Daily Mail

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 05:59

Daily Mail

Was it really better in the 'good old days'? Book reveals how life for baby boomers WASN'T so golden - with children ...
Daily Mail
To most baby boomers - the post-war generation who grew up in the 1950s and 60s - their childhood was a golden age of hotter summers, less traffic and staying out late; a nostalgia-flavoured seaside scoop of ice-cream, sprinkled with hundreds and ...

EHR-based prompt ups hepatitis C screening for baby boomers - Medical Xpress

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:10

Medical Xpress

EHR-based prompt ups hepatitis C screening for baby boomers
Medical Xpress
The researchers found that 52,660 baby boomers were seen in primary care clinics in the three years prior to BPA implementation, and 28 percent were screened. There was an increase in HCV screening from 7.6 percent for patients with a primary care ...

SLO cannabis festival draws interest from surprising demographic, law enforcement - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 13:44

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

SLO cannabis festival draws interest from surprising demographic, law enforcement
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Organizers of the upcoming SLO Cup, the first recreational marijuana event in San Luis Obispo County, have received interest from an unexpected demographic: Baby boomers. “San Luis is primarily a college town, albeit it is summer. We expected a younger ...

Millennials are the future, but CUs shouldn't write off baby boomers ... - Credit Union Journal

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:50

Millennials are the future, but CUs shouldn't write off baby boomers ...
Credit Union Journal
Baby boomers may have been overtaken as the largest generation of consumers in America, but the older demographic still presents plenty of business ...

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Baby boomers could fix the millennial housing crisis - Business Insider - Business Insider

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:43

Business Insider

Baby boomers could fix the millennial housing crisis - Business Insider
Business Insider
In the 25 biggest US housing markets, there are roughly 3.6 million unoccupied rooms in the homes of baby boomers. What if millennials rented them out?

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Report: 'Boom-mates' can help relieve high rent prices - ABC10

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 19:50

ABC10

Report: 'Boom-mates' can help relieve high rent prices
ABC10
Retired baby boomers and soon-to-be-retired baby boomers can make as much as an additional $14,000 a year simply by renting out a spare room in their home. For younger adults, the option of living with a "boom-mate" as opposed to a one-bedroom ...
An Unlikely PairDSNews.com
Could empty nesters renting out spare rooms help ease housing shortages?Inman.com

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Work longer to pay for your parents, UK tells baby boomers - The Boston Globe

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 17:18

BBC News

Work longer to pay for your parents, UK tells baby boomers
The Boston Globe
LONDON — Earlier than planned, the United Kingdom will raise the age at which citizens can claim the state pension to 68 as the government grapples with the mounting costs of an aging population. The pension age will be raised to 68 over two years, ...
Even if you love your job, this new retirement age is scaryThe Guardian

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Opinion: Healthy baby boomers rethinking retirement - Springfield Business Journal

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 15:42

Opinion: Healthy baby boomers rethinking retirement
Springfield Business Journal
Retirement offers people a great opportunity to start something new. In addition, life expectancy trends indicate an increasing number of baby boomers should be prepared for a long life in retirement. While this is good news, it also creates a couple ...

Boomer's bucks can help city thrive - Kansas City Star

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:13

Kansas City Star

Boomer's bucks can help city thrive
Kansas City Star
Encouraging baby boomers to stay in Lee's Summit instead of fleeing to the Sunbelt or the Ozarks could be a boon to the local economy, according to a study by the Mid-America Regional Council. Jeff Pinkerton, a Lee's Summit resident and researcher for ...

Column: Factories benefit when baby boomers keep working - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 09:56

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Column: Factories benefit when baby boomers keep working
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Minnesota-based Ultra Machining Co. has been around for more than 45 years and performs precision manufacturing and engineering services for the medical, aerospace, and other industries. Business is doing well but with growth comes challenges.

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