February is a popular month for holidays, including Groundhog Day and Valentine’s Day. While both days seem to have nothing in common, they are both forward-looking and optimistic: Groundhog Day looks forward to an early spring, and Valentine’s Day looks forward to a lifetime of love and happiness. These holidays reflect the readers of RetirementConnect: looking for the best ways to live a long life full of health, wealth, and happiness.
Do you have a favorite senior role model? Is there someone who, for you, represents the best of what you think a retirement living senior is supposed to be?
As recently reported by Reuters news wire, legendary actress Betty White, who turned 90 on January 17, was voted by respondents of the Hartford Financial Services Group survey as the role model they most respect.
It is a proven fact that North Americans do not save enough money for retirement as they need to in order to live a comfortable retirement.
Among many young people, retirement is decades away, and saving for it is not a top priority. But a group of marketing experts say they have devised a way to convince younger people to see the need to save for retirement.