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Real Estate Investing Tips

As a young newly married couple, my husband and I bought our first home in Tampa, Florida area. Four years later we were relocated, with one son and one on the way.  We sold our home making quite a nice profit. It was our first real estate investment venture and we were impressed by the  Click to Continue


Why Boomers Love Multi-Level Marketing

We’ve all been approached by that friend or acquaintance about hosting a party for (fill in the blank)… knives, baskets, makeup, jewelry, purses, pots and pans, housewares, candles, etc. I remember making personal ground rules to deflect this sales tactic; ask for the catalogue and purchase leisurely only if I really wanted something attend direct  Click to Continue


How Does Divorce after 50 Affect Retirement?

Divorce at any age causes a ripple effect. Family, friends and finances are certainly affected, but divorce near retirement comes with distinctive financial consequences. Today, one out of four divorces is a couple over age 50. These couples usually have more assets, more retirement accounts, more estate planning issues, possibly more debt. What they have  Click to Continue


How to Find a Caregiver?

I’m a 60-something year old card carrying member of two generations. I belong to the Boomer Generation because of my birth year and the Sandwich Generation because I care for an aging parent while supporting my own child. I know that I’m not alone in this endeavor, because according to the Pew Research Center, 1  Click to Continue