Boomers’ kids don’t want your stuff

You saved all your life, acquiring all sorts of assets that you now want to leave to your children. Today, more and more Baby Boomers are finding that their kids just don’t want that antique auto or that original oil painting. Too many of us fail to recognize that the...

Why retire?

Back in the day, retirement was equivalent to that golden ring on every small town carousel. It was your reward for a life of hard work, saving and struggle. Today, like that disappearance of the carousel, fewer and fewer Americans see retirement as an attractive...

Same-sex marriage is good for business

Last week’s Supreme Court decision to legalize gay marriage at the Federal level was greeted with a sigh of relief by most large companies. It also makes my job a lot easier as well. Here’s why. Previously, the myriad of laws that allowed or disallowed gay marriage...