Baby Boomers

As Baby Boomers reach retirement age and enter their golden years, it’s critical for their financial plans and budgets to evolve with their changing lifestyles. helps Boomers make plans for lasting financial stability throughout their golden years in spite of challenges that may arise. With the right plan, Boomers can continue to achieve financial success and younger generations could learn a thing or two from Boomers as they work to achieve their own financial goals.

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The Ripple Effect of Ripped-Off Seniors

April 6, 2017 | Dori Zinn

When elder relatives get financially abused, caregivers struggle to keep them afloat.

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It’s Lonely Down Here

March 30, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Lower-income, older Americans aren’t enjoying retirement age

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No Parents, You Can’t Have It All

March 22, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Parents are downsizing and delaying retirement to make sure their kids and their savings are both in tact.

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Study: Millennials Just Aren’t Worth Much

February 8, 2017 | Dori Zinn

Millennials have half the amount of savings baby boomers did at the same age. They’re also making $10,000 less today than their 1989 counterparts.

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Millennials Will Start Budgeting This Year

January 27, 2017 | Joe Pye

More than any other generation, they want to track their spending better in 2017

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Homebuyers Are Concerned About Affordability, Especially Millennials

November 21, 2016 | Lucy Lazarony

Rent and home affordability are both major concerns for millennials

More Parents Want to Talk About Money Instead of Sex

October 17, 2016 | Dori Zinn

There’s a generational divide when it comes to kids knowing how much their parents earned

Retirement is top concern for many Americans

Retirees Fear Running Out of Money

October 6, 2016 | Dollar Stretcher

We ask a certified financial planner what they can do about it.

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Ask The Expert: Are Old People Like Beans?

August 10, 2016 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

A reader wants to know if her husband’s theory is accurate or crazy.

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Most Everyone Thinks College Is Worth It

August 2, 2016 | Dori Zinn

Most everyone believes college is worth the investment, but a lot of Americans wish that it were free.

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Is it OK to Retire With Debt?

August 2, 2016 | Money Talks News

Some experts say retiring with debt isn’t bad. But they might not be talking about you.

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People are More Scared About Money Than Death

July 20, 2016 | Dori Zinn

What do Americans fear most about retiring? Living too long. They don’t have a death wish, but they’re afraid of running out of money before they run out of time.

What happens to credit card debt when you die

Will Power: Why A Will Is So Important, And Why Most People Don’t Have One

June 29, 2016 | Dori Zinn

More than 70 percent of Americans don’t have a will in place or an updated will. Regardless of age, why do you need a will?

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Student Loan Debt Is Killing Our Careers

May 30, 2016 | Treanna Lawrence

Student loans are limiting career choices, and not just for millennials

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What Most Americans Are Doing RIGHT With Their Money

April 27, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

The headlines during Financial Literacy Month have been scary, but buried in the stories is really good news.

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Why Millennials May Be Better Than Baby Boomers

March 23, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

The youngest workers are still the brokest, but they may have the best financial habits.

Ages with 9 are worse than a midlife crisis

Infographic: The Danger of Decades

February 18, 2015 | Michael Koretzky

If your age ends in a 9 — 19, 29, 39 and so on — be careful. You could die this year. Or run faster.

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Quiz: Are You a Millennial When It Comes to Money?

January 27, 2015 | Jess Miller

They might not have all the answers, but some of millennials’ money habits may surprise you.

How Does Your Generation Save Money?

What Your Generation Does to Save Money

January 13, 2015 | Brandon Ballenger

Are you spending and saving better than your peers? What they’re giving up might surprise you

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How to give your adult children money – the right way

September 29, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA

You can teach your sons and daughters about money, even after they’re all grown up.

How many of these retirement myths do you fall for?

9 retirement myths you won’t believe

May 6, 2014 | Brandon Ballenger

Most Americans have some majorly mistaken assumptions about retirement. How many of these do you fall for?