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To the horror of millennials, baby boomers are still getting rich

To the horror of millennials, baby boomers are still getting rich | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
Even after they retire, affluent Americans are growing wealthier, thanks to the strong stock market.
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​Senior real estate: Tips for aging in place

​Senior real estate: Tips for aging in place | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
In senior real estate, it's not uncommon to see people going into assisted living because taking care of day-to-day tasks has become too challenging.
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The typical American couple has only $5,000 saved for retirement

The typical American couple has only $5,000 saved for retirement | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
A perverse tax policy helps the rich to save, but doesn’t help the rest of us, Rex Nutting writes.
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7 New Trends in Retirement

7 New Trends in Retirement | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
Your retirement is likely to be quite different from what your parents experienced.

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Retirement, and what it means to the latest generation of those hitting age 65, is not what it used to be ... 

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Gregg Collum's curator insight, December 5, 2013 8:16 AM

Food for thought "baby boomers"!

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11 Must haves in baby boomer homes for a better retirement lifestyle

11 Must haves in baby boomer homes for a better retirement lifestyle | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
Baby boomers have either reached the age of retirement or are getting close. And, questions abound.

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Some features that  may make your retirement home more comfortable and useful ....

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Luxury Retirement Homes in Belize, Panama and Nicaragua

Luxury Retirement Homes in Belize, Panama and Nicaragua | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
Americans are starting to head into Central American countries such as Panama, Belize and Nicaragua for retirement, lured not by cheap living but by luxury real estate.
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While many retirees head south of the border for affordable living, these Central American nations are drawing people to their luxury homes

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Rising Interest Rates: Are They Good Or Bad For Retirees? - Forbes

Rising Interest Rates: Are They Good Or Bad For Retirees? - Forbes | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
Rising Interest Rates: Are They Good Or Bad For Retirees?
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For example, investors might finally be able to go to the bank and get CDs at 5-6 percent, which is impossible now, offering higher potential income for retirees.
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Have you considered how interest rates might affect retirees?

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​In senior real estate, role reversal is a challenge

​In senior real estate, role reversal is a challenge | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
One of many big challenges in senior real estate is accepting the roles that must be played by both adult children and their parents.
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10 great tablet apps for seniors

10 great tablet apps for seniors | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
In today's digital age, there's no reason for retirees or pre-retirees to sit back and watch the world go by, reminiscing on their youthful adventures and dynamic professional lives.

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How Americans Blow $1.7 Trillion in Retirement Savings

How Americans Blow $1.7 Trillion in Retirement Savings | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
Economists discover we're pretty shortsighted, and it's costing us.
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A Process of Relocation & Shipping to Costa Rica

A Process of Relocation & Shipping to Costa Rica | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
Costa Rica News - So you have finally decided to pull the trigger and move to Costa Rica.  You have picked out the location of where you are going to begin your new life in the land of “Pura Vida”, and now it is time to decide what you are going to...
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This article about Costa Rica serves as a good example of why you should do your homework before relocating abroad -- regardless of where you're going. 

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A new breed of American baby boomers who have reached retirement

A new breed of American baby boomers who have reached retirement | Senior real estate (Baby boomers &  beyond) | Scoop.it
There is a new breed of American baby boomers who’ve reached retirement. It's a growing group of boomers known as The 6 Monthers.
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Imagine how much of the world you could experience if you had the funds and the sense of adventure to emulate this couple! They move from country to country, every six months.

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The World's 21 Best Cities for Retirement

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The World's 21 Best Cities for Retirement U.S. News & World Report (blog) In some areas, real estate is a screaming bargain, while, in others, you might pay as much to rent a home as you would back home, depending on where you're coming from.


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It's good to do your homework before choosing a retirement destination!

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