Category Archives: News
RestlessBoomers.com likes the bad news first. It helps us formulate positive responses that help mitigate consequences so Boomers can take full advantage of the opportunities that always accompany true adversity.
There’s little doubt we’re already in a Depression, so the only question is how severe it’s going to be. Read more . . .
We’re seeing a lot about retirement these days, what it used to mean, what is won’t mean, how much it will cost, who will and won’t be able to afford it. But nothing has been said about what it means in today’s new reality. Until now. Read more . . .
In today’s article from Business Insider, author Michelle Hirsch sheds light on new statistics for unemployed Baby Boomers and the facts are dismal. Not only are older workers challenged by Read more . . .
Here’s a bad news (not really) good news story. Changes made recently by Facebook have resulted in your pages being seen fewer times (the seemingly bad news) but it is being seen by more people. Given my druthers, . . . Read more . . .
This is another great article with more information on the foods and supplements you can use to take better care of your memory and brain activity. Written by Melanie Grimes and published in Natural News:
The brain can maintain optimum performance if care is taken with nutrition to prevent age-related memory loss. Keeping the mind active is important, especially as the brain ages. Read more . . .
Now isn’t the time for Boomers to be playing Russian Roulette with finances. Retirees depend upon interest income, along with pensions and Social Security. All three are under fire, causing some to take on riskier investments in an attempt to make up the difference between the damage caused by Fed policies pushing short and long rates down to historic lows, while encouraging inflation in food and other basic necessities, thereby constantly nibbling away at inflation adjusted incomes.
Far too many financial advisors and gurus believe today’s low interest rates are virtually guaranteed for some time as this is the Fed’s announced policy. I’ve learned over time that markets actually rule. Read more . . .