Listen

News 88.9 KNPR
Classical 89.7 KCNV
NV89 Discover Music
'Jazz'

an member station

Ah, the golden years!  Retirement was supposed to be an indulgence for seniors, their reward after raising kids and working 9-to-5 all those years.  But now experts say baby boomers can no longer afford retirement, and that seniors are working longer: the employment rate for workers over 55 is at an all-time high.  Are you a senior?  Why have you put off retirement?  Have you taken on a job when you thought you'd be traveling the world?  What costs are eating up your savings?  What other options do you have for paying the bills?  Share your story: 258-3552 or leave your comment below.
 
GUESTS
Richard W. Johnson, Sr Fellow and Dir of the Program on Retirement Policy, The Urban Institute
Ray Seakan, investment advisor for TD Ameritade; AARP presenter on "10 Steps to Successful Retirement"
"Jennifer," disabled senior
Marvin, retired senior with part-time work

Support comes from