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Widowers

Avoid the ‘Boomer-Widow’ Financial Syndrome

Avoid the ‘Boomer-Widow’ Financial Syndrome

It is seldom planned or wished for, but it is a reality and something that requires discussion - the illness and/or death of a spouse or partner. As the so -called Baby Boomer generation ages, there is a marked increase in widowers suddenly left with financial situations that they do not fully understand. There are others that are forced to financially self-educate while providing quality of care for a partner that previously, and perhaps solely, took care of that role.