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Fairmont Washington, D.C.

Located in Washington’s fashionable West End and adjacent to historic Georgetown, Fairmont Washington, D.C. welcomes guests in capital style. A sunlit urban oasis that soothes the spirit, the Fairmont is the perfect hotel for business or leisure travel. Fairmont Washington,D.C., Georgetown is known for its engaging service and stylish surroundings, offering 415 luxurious and spacious guest rooms and suites that celebrate many local traditions.

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11 Tips for Starting a Business in Retirement

Today’s retirees have an appetite for entrepreneurship, which allows them to pursue interests and offers flexibility.

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Don’t be the office dinosaur: Advance your skills and survive - or dino, you might become extinct

Linda DiCicco is 53 going on 20. She works at a computer store, where many of her customers are half her age, and so are her co-workers.

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Challenges Turn Baby Boomers to Entrepreneurship

Despite the challenges, these baby boomers, and others, are taking over a growing share of business startups, even as overall rates of entrepreneurship decline.

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Baby Boomers’ Impact on Participation Rate Big, Expected

Retirements account for nearly half of the fall in the participation rate, a White House report shows.

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Baby Boomer Flight - New York

It’s “Boomer flight” says AARP – Baby Boomers leaving New York City en masse, carrying with them tens of billions in retirement dollars and lost money to the local economy every year. An AARP survey of New York City’s voters 50+ in November found more than half of Baby Boomers (50-64 year olds) said they plan to leave the city when they retire.

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Danville, Kentucky Know for Their Arts

Danville is designated as a Kentucky Cultural District, joining one of the first five cities as a recipient of the distinguished certification through the Kentucky Arts Council. Baby Boomer’s are enjoying Danville for their culture, arts and events! Another reason why Danville has been selected as a Best Boomer Town.

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Baby Boomers Control 70% of the U.S. Disposable Income

Baby Boomers dominate 119 out of 123 Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) categories, purchase 62.5% of new cars, purchase 80% of luxury travel and spend over $65 Billion annually on their grandchildren

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Best Retirement Planning Web Site, RetirementRevised.com

Best Retirement Planning Web Site, RetirementRevised.com

Money Magazine Ranked RetirementRevised.com as Best retirement-planning website run by syndicated columnist Mark Miller, the site offers everything from health care news to Social Security guidance—even job-hunting advice for people unable or unwilling to ditch work completely.

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Presto Letterbox, It’s Magical!

Presto Letterbox, It’s Magical!

We set up the Presto Mailbox for my parents last week - now they can receive emails and photos without logging into a computer - they love it and so do we. A New Kind of Mail Not having email means your Mom is left out of all the online communication that happens in your family. If you had an easier way to communicate with her, you could send her messages and photos more regularly so she would never miss a thing.

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