I am one of those famous Baby Boomers. We are the generation that seemingly had everything going our way. Some people think we are, for the most part, selfish and have made fortunes at the expense of our children. And predictions are that we will burden the health care and pension systems to the point of bankruptcy. True, there are a lot of us coming through the life cycle at the same time. We have always liked to “stir the pot” just by being who we are. Our parents had great hopes that we would exceed their living standards and continue in their footsteps to build a better world for our children. History will be the judge of whether we have achieved either of these goals. I cannot speak for my entire generation, but I can share some thoughts from the perspective of an Aging Boomer.
The other day, I read that retirees have less money but are spending more. My initial reaction, now […]
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