the voice message will be the only greeting that you get. Surprise visits are unwise because they leave the house at 11am not to return until after 8pm. They all have cell phones, but if you're like Loving Mother, she doesn't answer. A text message explaining that she's at a charity board meeting, an event, or a memorial is the usual response. Dad answers with a promise to return the call, but he's usually with other veterans or his lodge brothers. Whew - our generation of parents, aunts, and uncles are busy!
Kiplinger explained some of the phenomenon in, "Baby Boomers are Rewriting Retirement History." Author Scott Hanson, CFP noted that life span has doubled in the past century to about 79 now. Healthy seniors that are 62 today have a 25% chance of living to be age 90.
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