(Editor’s Note: I saw this in the Wall Street Journal today and just had to share)
By Liz Peterson Weiss
I imagined retirement being many things—but not teacher conferences, appointments with pediatricians and soccer games.
At age 64, I am a member of an unconventional club: grandparents raising grandchildren. The Census Bureau estimates there are [...]
Amazing Third Acts
Judy Cockerton — winner of AARP’s 2012 Purpose Prize for Intergenerational Innovation — is re-envisioning and reinventing child foster care in America
By Richard J. Anthony, Sr.
When Judy Cockerton first entered the world of child welfare in 1999, she was the founding owner of two specialty toy [...]
By Dennis Miller
One of the greatest joys of writing Miller’s Money Weekly and our premium publications is working with Alex Daley, Casey Research’s resident technology guru, who also wears many other hats. While I can walk and chew gum, Alex can also whistle and juggle.
I’ve never reported to someone considerably younger than I [...]
By Helen Dennis – Specialist in Aging, Employment & The New Retirement
Imagine Silicon Valleyin the 1980s with its entrepreneurial, brilliant, and creative 22-year olds working 20 hours a day and eating pizza at 3 a.m. on paper plates. That scene may still exist, but entrepreneurship is not just for kids. In fact, a recent [...]