Do You Have Boomeritis

 Don’t expect to be able to do at 50 what you were able to do at 20.  For me that means no cheerleader moves like straddle jumps, consecutive cartwheels or splits.  Overdoing it means I could develop something called “Boomeritis.” Boomeritis is a...

Will You Out Live Your Savings?

If you live another 30 to 40 years beyond today, how much money would you need to survive?  Do you know?  Have you given it much thought? How much longer could you survive based on your savings right now? These are questions some of us don’t think about or...

Baby Boomers in the Workplace

During my final years in Corporate America, I started noticing just how different I was in comparison to my younger colleagues. The truth is, there have always been differences between generations within the workplace, and as new generations enter the workforce,...

Boomers Going Broke Getting Fat

Growing old gracefully is something we all aspire to but it doesn’t appear to be happening in North Carolina. According to the NC Center for Heath Statistics, more than a third of the state’s residents between the ages of 55 and 64 are obese and about...