Casey Dowd Archive
Published December 13, 2012
The emotional aspect of leaving the workforce can be jarring and many new retirees have a tough time organizing, prioritizing and feeling productive with the new-found time. Here are some tips to smooth the transition.
Published November 29, 2012
For transitional boomers, those ages 55-65, retirement is just around the corner. Here's what they should be doing to protect or start saving for a nest egg.
Published November 21, 2012
The 2012 news cycle has been jammed pack with political, economic, global and weather-related events that have impacted our bottom line. But boomers also have a lot to be grateful for.
Published November 15, 2012
The deadline for Medicare’s open enrollment is three weeks earlier this year that 2011, so boomers need to gather all the necessary information regarding changes and updates to care now to make the best decisions for the health and finances.
Published November 08, 2012
The job market is tough for all job seekers, but older workers can use the internet to their advantage when finding a job. Here's how.
Published October 25, 2012
Instead of filling our loved ones with extra sugar this year, take the time and offer a financial treat instead.
Published October 18, 2012
Medicare is one of the most popular federal programs in the country and its future is playing a starring role on the campaign trail--but not always in a good light.
Published October 11, 2012
Seniors have long been targeted by identity thieves and scammers and as boomers become the new seniors, they are acquiring a bigger target on their backs.
Published October 04, 2012
The open enrollment period for Medicare comes early this year, Oct. 15-Dec. 7, and now’s the time for beneficiaries to review their current plans and decide whether they need to make any plan changes and alter prescription coverage.
Published September 27, 2012
The boomer generation has always played an active role in politics and it shows no signs of slowing involvement as November nears.