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High Negative Equity Among Gen-Xers Causing Housing Gridlock

High Negative Equity Among Gen-Xers Causing Housing Gridlock
Author: Scott Morgan
August 26, 2014

Much has been said, and even more theorized, about why millennials are not buying homes at the same rate their generational predecessors bought when they were new-generation homebuyers themselves. 445 more words

I just hit 63... and 63 hit back

I turn sixty-three today.
Bunch of people right around my age will tell you that’s not really that old.
Whole bunch more people out there would likely tell me “Yes it is.
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About Me

Forever Young, Not

image: Boomerslife.org

There are some advantages to getting older. Albeit, not many, but maybe we can capitalize on those that do come our way.

For instance, when Eliot and I went through security at the airport in Cartagena, Columbia yesterday, the officers let us pass right through even though they were questioning everyone else about what they were doing in the country. 280 more words


Happy Wattle Day

There are few experiences that make me happier than finding a new thing. At least new to me. Today my joy is full!

And what did I find? 153 more words

Baby Boomers

Book Discussion: Rooseveltcare - How Social Security is Sabotaging the Land of Self-Reliance by Don Watkins

For an upcoming book discussion, I drafted the following announcement:

“ Social Security is immoral.” – Don Watkins

Come and join us for a discussion of Don Watkins’ new book…

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Political Discussions

Yesterday's news

I searched the internet for the term “yesterday’s news.” Eventually, I found that the definition is “a person or thing that is no longer of interest.” What came up first, however, was a brand of cat litter! 193 more words

iPods, music and memories

Although the experience was a first for me, it wasn’t exactly on my bucket list.

I don’t go to movies much, but there was one I wanted to see before it disappeared from view. 342 more words