Who says baby boomers, many of whom are already grandparents, have lost that certain something?
When it comes to the big screen, TV, best-selling books, music, business, politics and nearly every other area of public life, boomers still have what it takes and the world is paying attention.
So, for your consideration [...]
Every grandchild arrives with an endless list of potential firsts to be lovingly noted and duly checked off by his or her doting grandparents. Even the oh-so-mellow baby boomers can be ruthless when it comes to measuring our grandchildren’s milestones against those of our friends’ grandkids.
*Baby Matthew rolled over in his crib. Check.
We are marking the 7th anniversary of GRAND — the digital magazine for GRANDparents and their families. As we launch our 8th year, we recognize that we are riding the wave of an unprecedented trend. Baby boomers are now a generation of grandparents — and there are millions of us.
What’s more, because of [...]
We all need a plan for long-term care
You can call us baby boomers, but don’t call us seniors. Today’s grandparents are younger in mind, body and spirit than any generation before us. We certainly don’t feel old. Nevertheless, we’re aging, and living longer than ever before. So it’s inevitable that we’ll need help someday [...]
This issue marks the 7th anniversary of GRAND – the digital magazine for GRANDparents and their families. As we launch our 8th year, we recognize that we are riding the wave of an unprecedented trend. Baby boomers are now a generation of grandparents – and there are millions of us. What’s more, because of our [...]
The statistics are staggering. More than 75 percent of Americans over age 50 are grandparents, with four grandchildren, on average. At 73 million, we control more than 70 percent of the nation’s wealth, a hefty $7 trillion. And we spend a whopping $35 billion each year on our grandkids.
All hail to grandparents!
About two [...]
Does this sound like you? You have less time for your own interests, you’re skipping social activities, you’re dipping into savings and you’re anxious about your future financial picture.
You’re not alone. A new survey* commissioned by Humana reveals that almost half of all baby boomers say that tending to their own health and well-being [...]