Many Boomers Choose a New Perspective on Life and Money

In terms of adult development theory, life after 50 is typically a pivotal stage when individuals reflect on the direction their lives are taking, confront their own mortality, and dare to ask themselves, “Am I really happy?

However, what distinguishes Baby Boomers from previous generations is that they wear this existential crisis on their sleeves.  Rather than indulging in a time of private contemplation and silent suffering, Baby Boomers are forcing us all to rethink what the “mid-life and beyond” experience can and should be like.

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