“We've never invested in the ability of families to afford the care that they need,” says Ai-jen Poo of the National Domestic Workers Alliance.
Wealthy people and their savings are driving down interest rates, a recent paper suggests. Marketplace contributor Chris Farrell explains it.
The most recent numbers we have show 20% of the American population is living in multigenerational households.
They're pinched by rising costs and a shortage of skilled caregivers.
The American Association of Retired Persons estimates about three-quarters of people 45 and older want to stay in their homes as they age. One way for them to do that is co-housing. It gives people the opportunity to live independently but in a community where they share some expenses and activities including chores. There are 165 […]
The baby boomer generation is changing the way we think about senior living.
Renting a room from an empty nester can save a young person thousands a year. The older generation gets something, too.
More people and companies are looking at the benefits of a flexible approach to work.
How 44 million Americans make the most of their spare time.
Seventy and a half. That is the magic age that starts mandatory withdrawals from 401(k)s and other tax-deferred retirement accounts. The oldest members of the baby boom generation start hitting that age this year, and the milestone is expected to have significant implications for the financial services industry. Click the audio player above to hear […]