Category: Aging

Retirement Confidence Improves for Workers, Declines for Retirees in Critical Areas

This post is from Debbie Higgins and our dear colleagues at Higgins Capital Management, Inc. Deborah M. Higgins President – Member FINRA, MSRB, SIPC In its 28th annual Retirement Confidence Survey, the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) discovered that 64% of today’s workers feel very or somewhat confident in having enough money to retire comfortably, up from […]

The Reason Behind Aging and Bad Memory NPR reports

NPR sleep study shows a link between sleep and brain function where older adults’ forgetfulness is tied to faulty brain rhythms in sleep. During deep sleep, two brain waves that are responsible for saving new memories become increasingly out of sync as we age, NPR reports. The finding sprang from a study that compared how well young and […]