5Retirement Planning

Having Money Talks About Saving and Investing for Life After Work

There is a kind of fear, approaching a panic, that’s spreading through the Baby Boom Generation, which has suddenly discovered that it will have to provide for its own retirement.—Ron Chernow

I watch the Today Show almost every morning and have been a fan of the show since the Hugh Downs days of my youth. I thoroughly enjoy the segments in which Willard Scott delivers his Smucker’s-sponsored birthday tributes and wishes the smiling centenarians a happy birthday. I wonder if my name and picture will ever float across the Today Show, and what my lifestyle will be like if I reach the 100-year-old milestone. According to the Census Bureau, I have a pretty good ...

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