Older women are taking over

Steve & Ted
Monday, December 18th

Moneytracker Don Grant says women are living much longer in retirement, and the rules are changing.


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Japan's exports rose 16% in November from a year earlier driven by robust overseas demand for cars and manufacturing equipment. That is helping to sustain the longest economic expansion in more than fifteen years. Business is good there is a time when meant everything in the world is made in Japan you can necessities in the seventies. And get away and then China and Taiwan kind of took over that. That mantle and Japan count got shoved on the list like to instantly those pants come back and now. 652 now Stephen Ted older women taking over Don grant CFP the money tracker Guevara Don. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT created the MIT H lap it's research program the studies the population. A fifty and older the creator of the lab Joseph Coughlin says that retirement needs to be updated. We seem to concentrate on the years getting to age 65. But with life spans growing well into the eighty's and ninety's we're spending a third of our lives in retirement. The Census Bureau shows that there are nearly fifty million Americans who are 65 or older. And that number is projected to double by 2060. S 101000. Baby boomers celebrate their 65 birthday every day. And well for more than a decade to come. The fifty plus group handles 70%. Of disposable income in the country. Age sixty and older controls 30%. Of wealth around the world and the future is clearly female. Women live longer they are the primary caregivers and the main officer of consumption and home. And according to compliment this major demographic is largely being ignored or marginalized. Worldwide women consumers are more educated in all fields except engineering. Females are starting more businesses employing more Americans and continuing his primary caregivers. Women influence more major purchases like automobiles and real estate so sharp marketers need to create rituals practices and products. That cater. Two older women. If you think about growing up there are parties for a berth. Sweet sixteen celebration and graduating and growing career milestones Mary. But after the big retirement party what is there rather than the annual birthday cake US companies are missing the boat by not coming up with products. They keep older consumers engage in productive particularly for women. All Americans embraced technology believe it or not so there is ample room to market to them. Coughlin hopes that boomers will leave a legacy. That a longer life can be a better life and of course if you have any questions you give me a call number 6342222. You're done today is national roast cycling pig day. And now what is I think when the last time you credit roasts are I got got what it meant to this guy that is a dog on silly today. Now cycling magazine young pig between the ages of two to six weeks which is still fed by its mother's milk. The thing is roasted whole until skin is crips the meat is tender and sacrament. 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