Read Published Article ‘Tis the season for retirees to earn a little extra money on the side. Here’s how. Getting hired during the holiday season can be easier than finding work at other times of the year. That’s a big boost to retirees who are interested in earning some extra cash and staying active without committing to […]
Read Published Article ‘ When he was fired from Time-Warner four years ago after two decades of service, James S. Kunen was abruptly thrown into a job market that was less than welcoming for workers in his age group–baby boomers brushing up against 60. He has written an appealing book, Diary of a Company Man: Losing […]
Read Published Article If ditching a regular job for meaningful work is part of your “retirement” plan, then it’s time to start taking the financial steps necessary to make that a reality. Money is the biggest stumbling block when it comes to changing careers later in life. That’s because starting over in a new field, […]
Read Published Article Americans get it. They admit they aren’t saving enough for retirement and are worried. According to the 2012 Retirement Confidence Survey published by the nonprofit Employee Benefit Research Institute, only a small fraction of Americans–14 percent–are very confident that they will have enough money to live comfortably in retirement.
Read Published Article March Madness means more than basketball. Can you say, tax time? If you spent a chunk of time and money on the job hunting trail last year, you probably have a tidy pile of receipts stashed in an envelope or file to show for it. Anyone who has put together a natty […]
Read Published Article And it’s off to work we go. The American workforce just keeps aging. Here’s one more signal that our working years are expanding before our very eyes. The labor-force participation rate for those age 55 and older remained at its recent highs in 2011, according to a new report by the nonpartisan […]
Read Published Article When it comes to retirement savings, Latinos are failing. That’s what a new survey rolled out about a week ago by ING Retirement Research Institute reveals. In many ways, it echoes what has been laid out in previous minority retirement studies.
Read the Published Article Boomer women take a bow. You’ve worked and earned more than the generation before you and will reap those rewards in retirement. Rosie the Riveter would be proud. That’s the good news from a new study by the Urban Institute that was discussed yesterday at a forum held inWashington, DC titillating […]
Read Published Article Having trouble focusing on your job? Productivity lagging? Calling in sick? Blame it on your bills. Human-resources managers say employees are so freaked out about their finances that it’s hurting their job performance, according to a survey released last week by the Society for Human Resource Management.
Read Published Article When midlife career switchers ask me for advice on how to succeed, I say, “get a fitness program.” You need to be: Physically fit– provides the strength and mental sharpness to deal with stress, especially when changing jobs, or making big decisions. It sounds superficial, but an in-shape and energetic appearance is […]
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