baby boomers


Baby Boomers choosing to retire earlier

Apr 9, 2012
There was one tiny bright spot to March's unemployment report: 164,000 fewer people were looking for work. One particular demographic that has dropped out of the search -- Baby Boomers who are choosing to retire prematurely.
Posted In: Unemployment, baby boomers, Retirement

Homes and the demographics of aging

Apr 5, 2012
Housing an Aging Population: Are We Prepared?
Posted In: Housing, rental, aging, baby boomers, low-income

Will older boomers find jobs?

Mar 14, 2012
The question is, will the jobs be there for aging boomers? Odds are, older employees will find work and entrepreneurship will flourish.
Posted In: Work, older workers, baby boomers, encore careers

Malthus visits Wall Street

Mar 7, 2012
I don't think investors should fear the march of time. The specter of a baby boomer-driven stock and bond market implosion seems implausible to me largely because of the move toward market economies around the world. By the time retiring boomers are selling in earnest, markets will be even more global than they are now. There are a lot of foreigners to buy U.S. assets.
Posted In: baby boomers, Investing, Savings, stocks, bonds, retirement savings

The Job Boom...for Baby Boomers

Feb 3, 2012
The jobs market is showing signs of life - but these positive prospects are being enjoyed by maybe the last group you would expect: baby boomers.
Posted In: Jobs, Unemployment, baby boomers

More Baby Boomers choosing not to migrate

Dec 16, 2011
Many are now realizing they'll have to work through their retirement years, which means staying in the areas where they have their career networks, instead of moving to warm states like Arizona.
Posted In: Retirement, baby boomers

Age in place

Dec 6, 2011
Working during the traditional retirement years means it makes sense to stay put and not pick up stakes when older.
Posted In: baby boomers, Retirement

Young workers squeezed out of labor force

Apr 9, 2010
According to a study by the Economic Policy Institute, young workers are being pushed out of the labor market as older workers delay retirement or...
Posted In: baby boomers, Retirement, working