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Baby Boomer in a Hurry

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Baby Boomers Support Medical Marijuana but Skeptically

Eight out of 10 boomers favor legalizing medical pot but few use it. Most think opioids would be more effective for chronic pain. April 10, 2018 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Older Americans overwhelmingly support the use of medical marijuana, but also feel the federal government needs to conduct […]

Smarter at 65: baby boomers are retiring into hi-tech bliss

Home alone at last. The children have left, you’ve got the gold watch: in retirement, there’s so much more time to do just what you want. Baby boomers are exiting the workforce in droves, but not for them the pipe and slippers of generations past. Those in their 60s are healthier and wealthier than ever […]

Breaking Down Aspiring Homebuyers by Generation

By Archana Pradhan The CoreLogic Loan Application Database shows there has recently been a net outward migration of homebuyers from the center of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area to more affordable adjacent counties. Using the same set of data, this post focuses on homebuyers’ composition by generational cohort in the Washington, D.C., area in 2017. (The […]

‘Roseanne’ and the enduring influence of baby boomers

Boomer culture is our only common culture at this point, so we just keep revisiting its glorious victories or simply replaying its greatest hits. The same week that “Roseanne” hit it big on TV, the No. 1 movie in America was Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One.” Like all things in this Trump-deranged era, the remarkable […]

Teens and baby boomers: Powerful voting blocs

The young people of this country are developing into a powerful voting bloc in their efforts to promote gun control, and as such are a group that may influence the upcoming midterm elections. Another voting bloc which must be considered are the retiring baby boomers. Starting in the 1980s, we boomers lost much of the […]