How would higher inflation impact retirees?

How would higher inflation impact retirees?

This week on the podcast we take a look at the prospect of higher inflation, and how retirees would be impacted. In March, the consumer price index recorded its largest 12-month increase since the summer of 2018, rising at a 2.6 percent annual pace. Some analysts...
How do we support people who want to age at home?

How do we support people who want to age at home?

Covid-19 had taken the lives of 181,000 people in nursing homes, assisted living and other long-term care facilities ….. one-third of the national total. The troubles have intensified a spotlight on long-running questions about how communities can do a better job...
How creativity can save your career

How creativity can save your career

This week on the podcast, we take a look at strategies for rebooting careers disrupted by the pandemic. This is an especially critical question for older workers getting close to retirement. This economic downturn has impacted older workers disproportionately, and...

Medicare’s solvency problem, and what to do about it

This week on the podcast, we consider the most urgent retirement-related issue facing the new Biden administration and Congress: Medicare’s solvency problem. The problem has to do with just one part of Medicare – Part A. That’s the Hospital Insurance Trust Fund,...