Boomer or Bust

Your Financial Guide to Retirement, Health Care, Medicare, and Long-Term Care
By Steve Weisman
# 15min reading / 19min listening time
About the summary

Baby boomers — referred to as the “sandwich generation” in this book for its many members who are caught between providing care for both elderly parents and their own children — have a growing need for information about finance and health issues as they age. Intended as a one-stop-shop for such information, Boomer or Bust is written by a leading elder-law attorney who offers a detailed perspective of such diverse, but key topics as living wills, Medicaid and Medicare, retirement savings, reverse mortgages, long-term care, and others.

In This Summary, You Will Learn:

  • What to do with your 401(k) to maximize the benefits of this savings tool.
  • Other avenues of retirement investing you should know about.
  • How to provide for elderly parents.
  • When to start collecting Social Security.
  • How to get the most out of Medicare and Medicaid.
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