Dear Family & Friends.
Many of you know about my book, Dying To Know. Info, “A Comprehensive Guide to Kicking theBucket”. It contains 87 pages of information, forms, and legal documents needed to complete your Estate Planning including a Last Will and Testament, Living Will, and Powers of Attorney.
Few of us wish to discuss death or even think about it, but because new information about this subject and attitudes about death are ever changing, I’ve decided to write a Blog. My Blog will be full of information and facts, but like my book, it will be written in a lighthearted manner with some jokes and cartoons.
For example: Did you know that for those who have few friends or family, a United Kingdom based business called Rent-A-Mourner will, for $68.00 per head, send professional mourners to a funeral to cry at the proper time,
POSTED APRIL 13, 2013
“There’s been some thought that if we can hang on to boomers longer, we can hang on to their intellectual capital. If we’re having a population now that’s going to be disabled, that definitely is going to impact the sheer number of available workers.”
– Terri Rhodes, coalition’s manager of education programs, JAMA Internal Medicine
A recent article talks about the state of health of the baby boomer generation published in BloombergBusinessWeek. In the article it discusses a number of ways that aging boomers are worse off than their predecessors. This is a serious matter considering the monumental size of this generation. According to BBHQ.com , in 1957, 4,300,000 million boomers were born, just in that one year let alone all years that followed until the early 1960’s when that generation came to an end.