Were you born in 1946?


If you were born in 1946, you and millions of others in the post-war generation known as the Baby Boom turn 65 in 2011. The Pew Research Center says the oldest of the Boomers are heading into their senior years with a glum attitude. (See the report here: opens PDF file)

But what's your take? Did you weather the housing bust and recession with your savings intact? How do you feel about the next few decades of your life? Will you or your kids live as well as your parents did?