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Many baby boomers are increasingly turning to houses of worship to find meaning as they age - Alabama Baptist

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:59

Alabama Baptist

Many baby boomers are increasingly turning to houses of worship to find meaning as they age
Alabama Baptist
Baby boomers are known for ushering in an era of protests that brought about transformative change in American society but today many are turning to religion to find meaning in their later years. That's according to the latest data collected from the ...

Study shows baby boomers are drinking alcohol at an alarming rate ... - Chicago Tribune

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 08:09

Chicago Tribune

Study shows baby boomers are drinking alcohol at an alarming rate ...
Chicago Tribune
Experts on alcohol abuse have found one demographic group that's drinking at an alarming rate. Not teenagers. Not college-age people. It's baby boomers. For reasons not well understood, teenage and college-age Americans today are consuming alcohol at ...

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Smart downsizing: how baby boomers should get rid of their stuff ... - WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 21:27

WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)

Smart downsizing: how baby boomers should get rid of their stuff ...
WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)
When baby boomers retire they often downsize by moving into a smaller home and getting rid of things like fine china, furniture, linens, and flatware. Many millennials are saying "no thanks" to their parents' hand-me-downs. So what should boomers do ...

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Australian millennials' incomes have grown more than baby ... - The Conversation AU

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:06

The Conversation AU

Australian millennials' incomes have grown more than baby ...
The Conversation AU
Life has changed significantly for young Australians over the last 40 years. Millennials now delay marriage and childbirth, increase their years of study and have much greater rates of part-time work. As a result, millennials might be feeling a little ...
Millennials may feel hard done by, but they've had more income ...ABC Online

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Baby Boomers, How Can Vermont Help You Age Well? - Vermont Public Radio

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:51

Vermont Public Radio

Baby Boomers, How Can Vermont Help You Age Well?
Vermont Public Radio
The coming decades will bring pivotal demographic changes to Vermont as baby boomers retire in greater numbers and continue to get older. We're talking with DAIL—the Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living—about their plans to help ...

The Next Chapter Lake Forest | Baby Boomers ready … - Daily North Shore

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:00

Daily North Shore

The Next Chapter Lake Forest | Baby Boomers ready …
Daily North Shore
Lake Forest local real estate agent is hosting a Baby Boomer workshop on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 8:00 am – 1:30 pm with experts in Lake Forest real estate, estate planning,0 financial planning, career changes and a genealogy lunch speaker. The ...

Baby Boomers fall short on emergency savings, put retirement at risk - USA TODAY

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 08:00

USA TODAY

Baby Boomers fall short on emergency savings, put retirement at risk
USA TODAY
Or come home from work to find that your heating system went kaput and your house is a freezing mess? These scenarios can happen to the best of us, which is why we all need emergency savings on hand to cover such unplanned expenses. Unfortunately, new ...

7 Myths About Finances in Retirement - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 08:08

U.S. News & World Report

7 Myths About Finances in Retirement
U.S. News & World Report
In many ways, retirement is unknown territory. After spending several decades in the workforce, bringing in income and saving for the future, you now need to spend and manage that money. Stepping into this new phase of life sparks change for your ...

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Why is the New Generation Called “Gen Z?” And Why Did We Start With “Gen X?” - Willamette Week

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 21:05

Willamette Week

Why is the New Generation Called “Gen Z?” And Why Did We Start With “Gen X?”
Willamette Week
I hear the current new generation is called "Gen Z." What happened to actual names—the Greatest Generation, baby boomers, millennials? What's with the letters, and why did we start with Gen X? Who gives these names, anyway? —Inquiring Minds. You know ...
Digital natives vs digital immigrants in a technology-ruled worldMedia Update

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Baby boomers drinking more than young adults, teens - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 19:11

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Baby boomers drinking more than young adults, teens
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Nationally, alcohol consumption presents a complicated picture. Overall, drinking is relatively flat, according to Aaron White, senior scientific adviser at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. But if young people aren't drinking as ...

Baby boomers drinking more than young adults, teens - Portland ... - Press Herald

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 19:01

Press Herald

Baby boomers drinking more than young adults, teens - Portland ...
Press Herald
Experts on alcohol abuse have found one demographic group that's drinking at an alarming rate. Not teenagers. Not college-age people. It's baby boomers. For reasons not well understood, teenage and college-age Americans today are consuming alcohol at ...

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Downsizing Baby Boomers Help Goodwill Set Donation Record - Nhpr - New Hampshire Public Radio

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:12

New Hampshire Public Radio

Downsizing Baby Boomers Help Goodwill Set Donation Record - Nhpr
New Hampshire Public Radio
Goodwill Industries of Northern New England says it took in a record number of donations in 2017 and is on track to do the same this year. The non-profit.

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Downsizing Baby Boomers Help Goodwill Sets Donation Record - New Hampshire Public Radio

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:12

New Hampshire Public Radio

Downsizing Baby Boomers Help Goodwill Sets Donation Record
New Hampshire Public Radio
Goodwill Industries of Northern New England says it took in a record number of donations in 2017 and is on track to do the same this year. The non-profit says one factor behind the increase in donations is the region's aging population. As baby boomers ...

Can Baby Boomers Succeed in a Millennial World? - Knowledge@Wharton

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:01

Can Baby Boomers Succeed in a Millennial World?
Knowledge@Wharton
You're in a staff meeting with the new boss. As you sit there thinking she must be about the same age as your daughter, she welcomes two new apple-cheeked team members whom, you have heard, the company hired at half of your salary and the salary of the ...

Why Baby Boomers Make the Perfect Freelancers - Entrepreneur

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 08:36

Entrepreneur

Why Baby Boomers Make the Perfect Freelancers
Entrepreneur
Consulting is one of the highest paying freelance positions, with an average hourly rate of $38.28, and an average salary of $72,043 per year as of March 2018, according to PayScale. In the consulting world, baby boomers can leverage their decades of ...

Health-related tax planning mistake most baby boomers make: Tax Strategy Scan - Financial Planning

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 08:31

Financial Planning

Health-related tax planning mistake most baby boomers make: Tax Strategy Scan
Financial Planning
Sixty-five percent of baby boomers have not prepared for their medical expenses in retirement, according to a survey by the NHP Foundation, Motley Fool reports. That's because these clients think Medicare will cover all of their health-related bills ...

75% of Baby Boomers Think They'll Run Out of Savings. What to Do ... - Motley Fool

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 04:27

Motley Fool

75% of Baby Boomers Think They'll Run Out of Savings. What to Do ...
Motley Fool
Of the various things older Americans might fear, from health issues to losing loved ones, running out of money is pretty high up on the list. Unfortunately, 75% of baby boomers think they'll deplete their nest eggs prematurely, based on new data from ...
75% of Baby Boomers Think They'll Run Out of Savings. What to Do if You're One of ThemYahoo Finance UK

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75% of Baby Boomers Think They'll Run Out of Savings. What to Do if You're One of Them - Nasdaq

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 04:27

Nasdaq

75% of Baby Boomers Think They'll Run Out of Savings. What to Do if You're One of Them
Nasdaq
Of the various things older Americans might fear, from health issues to losing loved ones, running out of money is pretty high up on the list. Unfortunately, 75% of baby boomers think they'll deplete their nest eggs prematurely, based on new data from ...

Williams: For two decades, Virginia textbooks fed baby boomers a ... - Richmond.com

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 20:33

Richmond.com

Williams: For two decades, Virginia textbooks fed baby boomers a ...
Richmond.com
My parochial school did not force-feed me the bogus Virginia history that poisoned the minds of so many Virginians of my generation.

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