baby boomers

8 Things Americans Were Better at in the 1950s Than Today

Americans used to be so good at basic skills โ€” like saving money. Things have gone a bit downhill since the 1950s.

6 Ways the Sandwich Generation Can Get Ahead

The Sandwich Generation โ€” those stuck caring for growing kids and aging parents โ€” face big financial challenges. Learn how to survive the squeeze.

Here's Why Your Parents Could Buy a Home While You Still Rent

Your Baby Boomer parents could afford to buy their homes. Why can't you?

8 Things Your Boomer Parents Could Afford That You Can't

It's not just your imagination: Things are way more expensive now than they used to be.

4 More Exciting, Affordable American Cities to Retire In

Don't retire just anywhere! These affordable, multifaceted cities are perfect for baby boomers to call home.

Social Security Is Not a Ponzi Scheme

Once again, people are comparing Social Security to a Ponzi scheme. That's a bogus comparison. Here's why.

Tiny Nestegg? Retire abroad!

Can't afford to live on your pension or Social Security in the U.S.? Why not find a cheaper place to live? No, not Canada - the other communist mecca... that's right, China! Ha ha! I know I'll get all kinds of flack for that one. [more]