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  • You're never too old to start your own business.
    5 Career Options for Retired Individuals
    Retirement means something completely different for most people now than it did one or two decades ago. Instead of people aiming to retire to a warm destination to play golf all day, retirement now means starting a new business or pursuing a...
  • Double-dipping
    'Double-dipping' by retirees: They're laughing all the way to the bank
    On Friday CBS6 News resurrected the "double-dipping" problem that's still going on in the Richmond Public School system.In April 2012, News6 investigative reporter, Catie Beck discovered there were 322 retirees working for the...
  • COLA to be smallest in years
    Your Social Security raise will be the smallest in years
    News sources reported on Sunday that for the second straight year in a row, the Social Security "Cost of Living Adjustment"(COLA) increase due in 2014 will be among the smallest since automatic increases were adopted in 1975.This means...
  • Older People with tattoos
    Older People with tattoos
    Tattoos have for years been the domain of the younger generation. Many tattoos are received as an act of rebellion, a rite of passage, or simply because they want a tattoo. Some of course have the "drunken night" tattoo as well. But very...
  • RMLD growing as a leader in reverse mortgage education through new acquistions
    RMLD growing as a leader in reverse mortgage education through new acquistions
    Reverse Mortgage Lenders Direct (RMLD) recently acquired three well known websites dedicated to reverse mortgage education, and is quickly becoming one of the top organizations in this growing field of mortgages and lending. RMLD's focus on...
  • Social Security and Medicare teeter atop the fiscal cliff
    Social Security and Medicare teeter atop the fiscal cliff
    Baby Boomers may remember when Social Security and Medicarewere progressive innovations designed to provide a safety net of insured care for all Americans. Over the years both programs have survived a variety of attacks, but the most recent...
  • Retirees lose a court decision against the Cincinnati over increased health insurance costs
    Ohio appeals court upholds Cincinnati's right to alter retiree health insurance
    An appeals court decision has ruled in favor of the city of Cincinnati in their court battle against city retirees over rising health insurance expenses.The decision allows the city to charge retirees more for health insurance.City Hall expects to...
  • Paul Ryan calling 30 percent of Americans takers
    Paul Ryan calls 30 percent of Americans losers
    On her show last night, Rachel Maddow commented on a video that's surfaced of Paul Ryan saying that 30 percent of Americans are "takers."The video, shot in November 2011, of Congressman Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) shows him making the claim...
  • More retirees facing foreclosure than any time in America's history
    More retirees facing foreclosure than any time in America's history
    As the economy continues to accelerate towards deflation, and financial decline, a disturbing trend is taking place which will affect the tens of millions of baby boomers who are now entering into their retirement years. On July 24, John Galt of...
  • Health care
    Illinois retirees must now pay more for health care
    On Thursday Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a bill into law that he said would help ensure that retired, Illinois employees would continue to receive quality health care, while also lowering the cost to taxpayers. Illinois currently offers free...
  • students
    The bottom line in Richmond school budget
    It has finally come down to making the final decision, not only with the city's budget, but the Richmond school budget as well. And it is not going to be a surprise to anyone, and that is the hardest part to digest.Richmond's school budget...
  • Director of Development
    Part-time Director of Development - Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL
    Rock Valley College currently has an opening for the Director of Development (DOD) to strengthen relationships with Foundation stakeholders including faculty, retirees, alumni, community prospects, and donors to bring resources to Rock Valley...
  • Norfolk Virginia Waterfront
    My peeves about military life in Norfolk
    Whenever I enthusiastically blather to military acquaintances how much I love calling Hampton Roads “Home,” the majority only laugh at me or they downright sneer.A few even feel the urge to hiss angrily right smack in my face.Nobody...
  • pennies for pension
    Cincinnati retirees may labor in vain
    On March 16, 2011, Cincinnati City Council voted on major reform of the pension system. What must not be understated it that this not only affects future retirees, but current ones who have worked decades for their city. Yes, individuals who have...
  • Columbus
    For retirees, Ohio lacking in Certified Retirement Communities
    COLUMBUS, Ohio (CGE) - For people of a certain age looking to retire in locations that offer a combination of quality, convenience and affordability, along with living lures like climate, personal safety or festivals, events and sports, a...