Casey Dowd Archive
Published April 05, 2012
When it comes to setting down for your golden years, boomers should make sure their choice meets their social, cultural, and recreational requirements as well as future health-care costs.
Published March 29, 2012
Boomers should set these financial and lifestyle guidelines when they find their adult kids moving back home.
Published March 22, 2012
Financial circumstances surrounding boomer nuptials are often more complicated, and while couples may be anxious to start their new lives together—experts say there are steps they should take before walking down the aisle.
Published March 15, 2012
Many boomers simply can’t afford to retire from the workplace permanently and have to deal learn how to cope with their new retirement reality.
Published March 08, 2012
Time banking allows patrons to trade their skills for services they need, and the relatively-new concept is becoming increasingly popular among retirees.
Published March 01, 2012
Greying job seekers face many potential stereotypes in the workforce, which is bad news since for boomers who plan to stay in the workforce long after the traditional retirement age of 65.
Published February 23, 2012
Retirement is an exciting time, but experts warn there is a lot of research and calculations that must take place before leaving the workforce.
Published February 16, 2012
When it comes to picking a retirement destination, boomers can’t make the decision based on weather. Other factors like affordability, access to transportation and 'walkability', housing and activities should also come into play.
Published February 09, 2012
Many baby boomers are reaching the 'empty nest' stage of life and they find themselves with more disposable spending and time. So how does this impact their future financial planning?
Published February 02, 2012
Statistically speaking, female boomers are more likely to outlive their husbands, but male boomers need to be prepared for the death of their wife, and they face a unique set of challenges when they become widowers.