Make It Last – Ep 183 – Filling in the Gaps

This week on Make It Last, Victor and Mark will be discussing why the younger Baby Boomers might outlive their retirement savings, and what today’s retirees need to do so they don’t outlive their savings! The federal government has published a sort of online “retirement toolkit” that gives you the gist on retirement savings plans, Social […]

Make It Last – Ep 156 – “X” Marks the Spot!

Listen Here! The show starts with a little, “Get To Know Victor,” segment. Find out how he is connected to the hit trilogy: Pitch Perfect. Then, Baby Boomers are often the talk of this show. But what should Generation X be doing to prepare for retirement? Finally, the show wraps up with a little segment […]

Make It Last – Ep 147 – The Sandwich Generation

Listen Here! Ever wonder about COVID’s affect on retiree’s? This week Victor and Mark discuss how the 3 million Baby Boomer’s that retired in the past year have affect on the U.S. economy. What is the sandwich generation? Similar to the meat in an actual sandwich, they’re stuck in the middle…in the middle of raising […]

Maybe the “New Old Age” Isn’t a Good Thing After All

We hear a lot about the “new old age.” As advances in medical science allow people to live longer than ever — and healthily so — we’ve all had to reorient the way we think about “old.” https://gty.im/96614775 Many of today’s elderly can work and run and even revel with the best (and youngest) of them… […]

A Growing Need for Estate Planning

In the coming years, experts predict that the demand for estate planning services and expertise will be greater than ever. As a recent article points out, the nation’s aging baby boomers are currently entering the retirement phase of their life. This “silver tsunami” is increasing the need for retirement and estate planning. American’s senior citizens […]

Growing Number of Baby Boomers Opt-Out of Marriage

The traditional portrait of older Americans is changing. According to a recent article in The New York Times, the divorce rate among baby boomers has exploded to over 50 percent. This new trend will have a resounding impact on the lives of many older Americans. The baby boomers are very different from the generations that […]