TITLE

Time's upside: the many advantages of maturity

AUTHOR(S)
Hecht, Jane
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
New Jersey Jewish News;11/11/2010, Vol. 64 Issue 45, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the benefits of the baby boomers generation in New Jersey. It states that the said generation do not think of themselves as getting older, instead they are like a Peter Pan generation conflicted with the benefits of an AARP card that entitles them to discounts and remaining young forever. It mentions that maturity can also bring a new freedom to the baby boomers generation from the responsibilities of children but offers a chance to travel and enjoy their life.
ACCESSION #
70271331

 

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