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Why boomers should forget about double-digit yields - Financial Planning

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 10:23

Why boomers should forget about double-digit yields
Financial Planning
Advisors of a certain age undoubtedly recall a time in the early 1980s when the 10-year Treasury yield blew past 15% and stayed above 10% right through 1985. Those who do should empathize with boomer clients who recall putting their savings into 10% ...

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Immigrants will be needed as the baby boomers age - Financial Times

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 17:01

Financial Times

Immigrants will be needed as the baby boomers age
Financial Times
The baby boom generation is ageing, and as it heads into retirement the US will soon face a massive labour shortage. According to the US Census Bureau, the age-dependency ratio (the percentage of working age people to retirees) will jump from 67 per ...

WSJ: Baby Boomers Putting Strain on Entitlements System - Newsmax

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 15:36

Newsmax

WSJ: Baby Boomers Putting Strain on Entitlements System
Newsmax
The rising rate of Americans reaching retirement age is causing a shortage in workers that can support them and the entitlement programs from which they benefit, according to a new report. The Wall Street Journal cited government data and concluded ...

Social Security Feels Pinch As Baby Boomers Clock Out For Good - Forbes

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 15:27

Forbes

Social Security Feels Pinch As Baby Boomers Clock Out For Good
Forbes
With thousands of Baby Boomers turning 65 every day, and thus receiving social security benefits, it's important for everyone, especially Millennials, to utilize ...

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Tap Into Baby Boomers' Buying Power With These 5 Easy Website Tricks - mySanAntonio.com

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 13:21

mySanAntonio.com

Tap Into Baby Boomers' Buying Power With These 5 Easy Website Tricks
mySanAntonio.com
Tap Into Baby Boomers' Buying Power With These 5 Easy Website Tricks. The most important thing to keep in mind when marketing to people over 50 years of age is readability. Brian Greenberg ...

Tap Into Baby Boomers' Buying Power With These 5 Easy Website Tricks - Entrepreneur

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 13:03

Entrepreneur

Tap Into Baby Boomers' Buying Power With These 5 Easy Website Tricks
Entrepreneur
The most important thing to keep in mind when marketing to people over 50 years of age is readability. Next Article. --shares. Add to Queue. Tap Into Baby Boomers' Buying Power With These 5 Easy Website Tricks. Image credit: Jose Luis Pelaez Inc ...

Retirement of Baby Boomers Stresses Social Security | Politics | US ... - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 09:05

U.S. News & World Report

Retirement of Baby Boomers Stresses Social Security | Politics | US ...
U.S. News & World Report
The surge in baby boomers and lack of younger people to support them puts stress on retirement programs such as Social Security.
Growth in Retiring Baby Boomers Strains US Entitlement ProgramsWall Street Journal
55-Plus, and WorkingBuilder Magazine

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What Millennials, Baby Boomers seek in new home construction - Houston Business Journal

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 07:46

Houston Business Journal

What Millennials, Baby Boomers seek in new home construction
Houston Business Journal
... Person; Residential Real Estate Industry. By Fauzeya Rahman – Reporter, Houston Business Journal. 11 hours ago. When marketing to Millennials, experts recommend putting deadlines on incentives while Baby Boomers want to know total costs upfront.

Growth in Retiring Baby Boomers Strains U.S. Entitlement Programs ... - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 22:45

Wall Street Journal

Growth in Retiring Baby Boomers Strains U.S. Entitlement Programs ...
Wall Street Journal
The surge of retiring baby boomers is reshaping the U.S. into a country with fewer workers to support the elderly—a shift that will add to strains on retirement ...
Retirement of Baby Boomers Stresses Social Security | Politics | US ...U.S. News & World Report

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Baby Boomers Love These Things for Better or Worse - The Cheat Sheet

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 12:14

The Cheat Sheet

Baby Boomers Love These Things for Better or Worse
The Cheat Sheet
Attention, baby boomers: There is a world of spices out there, so you don't have to keep using Mrs. Dash only, OK? Yes, it's a good mixture of spices. And it's salt-free. But it gets mighty monotonous. Seriously, boomers — branch out and try something ...

As flood of baby boomers retire, Sacramento County struggles to start sending checks on time - Sacramento Bee

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:57

Sacramento Bee

As flood of baby boomers retire, Sacramento County struggles to start sending checks on time
Sacramento Bee
Donna Pitts decided she was ready to retire early this year and she wanted the process to be as smooth as possible. It hasn't been. The Sacramento County information technology analyst submitted her paperwork to the county's retirement agency nearly 60 ...

Why Baby Boomer Pensions Are Doomed - Forbes

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:40

Forbes

Why Baby Boomer Pensions Are Doomed
Forbes
There's been a wave of public school teacher strikes around the U.S. It started in West Virginia and spread to Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arizona, and elsewhere. Pensions have been an issue in all of them. Demographic and economic reality says that younger ...

Baby Boomers Are Downsizing and There's A Problem: What To Do With All Their Stuff - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:32

Wall Street Journal

Baby Boomers Are Downsizing and There's A Problem: What To Do With All Their Stuff
Wall Street Journal
As baby boomers age, many are planning to downsize into smaller homes. But preparing to live in a smaller space brings up a challenge: how to get rid of all the stuff you've accumulated through the years. Whether it's vintage furniture, antiques ...

A Thunderous Herd of Scared Baby Boomer Investors Could Crush the Market - TheStreet.com

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:15

TheStreet.com

A Thunderous Herd of Scared Baby Boomer Investors Could Crush the Market
TheStreet.com
"The peak "Baby Boom" birth year was 1957, a retail cohort that is now age 60 and facing skills obsolescence, memories of prior draw-downs (since 2000, when they were in their early 40s), and who are now reaching for yield (e.g., HY ETFs). This group ...

Baby Boomers hit the hardest by increasing number of scams - Starts at 60

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 04:37

Starts at 60

Baby Boomers hit the hardest by increasing number of scams
Starts at 60
With the number of financial scams continuing to rise on what feels like a daily basis, a new report from the ACCC has revealed that Baby Boomers are still the hardest hit. In its annual report, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's ...

The Dating Game — Baby Boomer edition - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 22:32

The Dating Game — Baby Boomer edition
WatertownDailyTimes.com
I have clients of all ages, all searching for that elusive “match.” But there's one special group that dominates my client base: baby boomers. Many boomers have been married before, have already raised children who are now grown and are getting back ...

Baby boomers dominate small businesses - FierceRetail

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:11

FierceRetail

Baby boomers dominate small businesses
FierceRetail
Results from a BizBuySell survey of small business owners reveal that a majority of small businesses are run by male baby boomers, many of whom are college graduates. So although many think of baby boomers as retirees, they still own the majority share ...

Storage industry booms, thanks to Baby Boomers and real estate - CW33 NewsFix

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 09:24

CW33 NewsFix

Storage industry booms, thanks to Baby Boomers and real estate
CW33 NewsFix
DALLAS-- It seems the storage business is booming thanks to Baby Boomers and real estate. "Self-storage has been a rapidly expanding business. It's really interesting. It took 25 years to build the first billion square feet of storage space across this ...

What Drives Baby Boomers in Oil, Gas? - Rigzone

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 09:03

What Drives Baby Boomers in Oil, Gas?
Rigzone
Rigzone's 2018 Ideal Employer Survey (IES), which received 6,621 responses from more than 100 countries, has outlined several key generational differences amongst baby boomers, Gen X, and millennial oil and gas professionals. The survey, which asked ...

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