seniors

Finances

Should You Consider a Mid-Life Career Change?

Should You Consider a Mid-Life Career Change?

  Many people in the latter stages of middle-age, or those nearing or in their pre-retirement years, are facing a dilemma: Due to a variety of circumstances, ranging from hits taken in their retirement accounts in the aftermath of the financial crisis to long-term unemployment, they are not going to […]

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Finances

3 Steps to Help Prevent Financial Fraud

3 Steps to Help Prevent Financial Fraud

  According to the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, Financial Fraud and Fraud Susceptibility in the United States.report, 84 percent of respondents have been solicited to participate in potentially fraudulent schemes. At least 16 percent said they invested money in response to a fraudulent offer. The research determined that older Americans […]

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Finances

4 Credit Tips for Seniors

4 Credit Tips for Seniors

  Some seniors mistakenly believe that, since they are older and perhaps in retirement, it’s not as important to maintain a strong credit score as it was when they were younger and still working. But this couldn’t be further from the truth. Credit scores may play a role in many […]

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Travel

Over 50s Embrace Adventure Travel

Over 50s Embrace Adventure Travel

  If you ask most people what kind of vacation their parents of grandparents prefer they’d probably say a cruise or a sedate, relaxing getaway sipping cocktails by the pool. That’s changing. A study of of 1,200 holidaymakers over the age of 50, discovered that a growing number of people […]

by × November 7, 2013 × 0 comments