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So You Want to Start Your Small Business in New Jersey But Need Help With Business Finances?

February 26th, 2013 at 7:21 pm » Comments (1)

Thinking about starting a small business when your retire? Forced to leave your job due to downsizing or other issues? Need to learn more about the money side of running a business? If you are a new business owner or even thinking about starting a business you will benefit from this FREE Workshop in New […]

Are You Concerned About Outliving Your Retirement Funds? If Yes, You Are Not Alone

May 30th, 2011 at 2:58 am » Comments Off on Are You Concerned About Outliving Your Retirement Funds? If Yes, You Are Not Alone

Many baby boomers are concerned about outliving their pensions.  I must admit that my main concern is generating enough for my retirement fund. But worried? No, I pray that somehow I can keep generating funds for that retirement pot. If not, well, as my mom always says, “Let’s cross that bridge when we get to […]

Planning to Retire?

May 27th, 2011 at 6:46 pm » Comments Off on Planning to Retire?

Just wanted to pass this interesting article on to you. Retirement is not currently part of my plan but may be part of your plan. Ha,  the reality is I plan to make more money to add to my retirement efforts. Take care and enjoy this article on retirement and tell me what you think.

What Are Your Reasons for NOT Retiring Right Now?

October 14th, 2010 at 4:54 pm » Comments Off on What Are Your Reasons for NOT Retiring Right Now?

Ray and I have several reasons for deciding to delay or plain just not retire! Many of those reasons are captured in a blog post I just read. What about you? Are you delaying retirement? If yes, why?

Ebay, Baby Boomers and Collectors

April 2nd, 2010 at 7:59 pm » Comments Off on Ebay, Baby Boomers and Collectors

It appears that many many baby boomers are buying and selling on Ebay. Now, some are doing the selling to augment retirement income. While others are seeking hobby focused collections. Whatever the case Ebay is one of the largest online auctions around. I found this well written, comprehensive article by Philip Moeller. He writes for […]

Assisted Living is Expensive, Why Not Retire on a Cruise Ship?

November 22nd, 2009 at 1:38 am » Comments (2)

When I first heard about someone retiring on a cruise ship I thought the idea was far fetched. Yet, now as I think about it, it’s not a bad idea. As I look at the host of seniors that don’t have attentive family checking on them this can be an option. Not only that but […]

Best Towns For Baby Boomers? Where are New Jersey Towns?

February 19th, 2009 at 3:57 pm » Comments (4)

This was just posted on Aol as the best towns for baby boomers but New Jersey towns are not there. Why? Is your town there? Maybe we should move?

“Forty-Something” Man Moves into Assisted Living Community

January 27th, 2009 at 4:17 am » Comments (1)

Local publisher strives to inspire adult children to be more aware of the experiences their aging parents have in transition. Vienna, Va. – Steve Gurney is 43 years old, exactly half the national average age of residents living in assisted living communities. On Feb. 9, Gurney will experience first hand what it is like to […]

When Can I Retire-Suze Orman Answers

November 30th, 2008 at 2:08 am » Comments (3)

Someone wrote to Suze Orman and asked the question many baby boomers are asking. “When Can I Retire?” I was listening to her show on TV while at the computer and decided to go to one her sites. This was a question that she answered for a baby boomer. Read it and I may post more […]

Is The Retirement of Baby Boomers Hurting The Economy?

October 3rd, 2008 at 2:25 am » Comments Off on Is The Retirement of Baby Boomers Hurting The Economy?

Baby boomers are a large part of the economy in the US.  Many do not want to retire but earlyretirement buyouts or attempts to save money by companies are encouraging the trend. An interesting article done in 2007 suggested that the retirement of baby boomers could hurt our economy. Read it here  then give your […]