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Lgbt Retirement

Who Will Care for LGBT Boomers?

David Rae | Posted 05.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

On the one hand, there's a lot of denial going with our emphasis on youth in gay male culture. On the other, there was a whole generation of gay men who perished during the AIDS crisis meaning that today's Boomers and Gen-Xers don't necessarily have a road map to follow from those who came before us.

Can Blanche Make Your Retirement Sexy?: Golden Girls Retirement Plan, Part 3

David Rae | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

By pooling their resources as housemates, Golden Girls' hottie-of-a-certain age Blanche Devereaux and her homegirls Dorothy, Rose and Sophia keep on living the good life through retirement.

Will the LGBT Community Be Able to Retire?

David Rae | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

While the LGBT community is benefiting from increasing financial prosperity and legal recognition, many economic challenges hit us harder than they do for straight citizens.

Beyond Marriage: Equality May Change Your Financial Future Too

David Rae | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

No matter what, the numbers don't lie, legal recognition of our relationships is paramount to having a healthy financial life now and a truly secure and happy retirement later.

Tax Words to the Wise for LGBT Couples at Year's End

David Rae | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

Whether you've been together for years or decades (or 10 minutes), 2015 taxes will be the first time many LGBT couples will be filing jointly on their federal and state returns because -- cue the trumpets -- we're married now.

LGBT Retirement Money

Steve Schullo and Dan Robertson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Steve Schullo and Dan Robertson

Five ways to find the money to help fund those later years: controlling housing and transportation costs, social security, company retirement plans, and self-directed savings. A fiduciary advisor, fee-only (paid by the hour), can be an excellent source for help.

Spain's First Gay Retirement Home Passes Its First Hurdle

The Guardian | Giles Tremlett in Madrid | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A group of elderly Spanish gay men are rebelling against the homophobia of their generation by setting up what will be the country's first gay and les...

Gay Architect Talks BOOM, His Forthcoming Oasis For LGBT Retirees

Jenn Kennedy | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jenn Kennedy

If you have had the misfortune of touring facilities for those in their sunset years, I'm sure you've been underwhelmed. Architect Matthias Hollwich plans to change that with BOOM, a new LGBT community concept for those over 40.