Adriane Berg

Adriane Berg is an influencer for successful aging, healthy longevity and lifelong contribution. She is a prolific writer, international keynote speaker and founder of Generation Bold Consulting to reach the boomer, mature and caregiver markets. Ms. Berg acts as director of Metabesity2020, an annual conference and initiative to increase healthy longevity and delay or prevent age-related diseases.

Ms. Berg is host of the podcast Generation Bold: The Fountain of Truth, winner of the Mature Market Award for Radio. She is a New York Times Age Boom Fellow and author of 14 books, including The Retirement Income Explosion and The Totally Awesome Money Book for Kids.

She is a well-known advocate for successful aging and a tireless fighter against ageism, with multiple appearances on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Morning America and other national shows. She is also an attorney and helped found the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, advancing the concepts of longevity planning and longevity law in the financial and legal professions. She was an editor of the Law Review, NYU School of Law, where she earned her JD degree.

Her many awards include an Emmy for her TV work on IRS Tax Beat, and a five-year Facilitator Acknowledgement for her work with children at Good Grief, a nonprofit that provides support to young people and families after the death of a mother, father, sister or brother.

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Aging for Beginners

The Ageless Traveler: How to Never Stop Traveling

Don’t let anyone say you can’t travel because of your age. Here are great travel tips from an Ageless Traveler who’s been to 83 countries and counting…

Aging for Beginners

Listen Up: Fix Your Hearing Now!

The time to pretend that you don’t have hearing loss is over—because when you take steps to be able to really hear again, everyone wins.

Aging for Beginners

The Grandparent Chronicles Part 3: Is Your Grandchild Digitized?

Today’s young children will be so completely digitized that they will make even millennials look old fashioned. Can we do anything about this? Should we?

Aging for Beginners

Confessions of a Theater Addict

Here’s why I absolutely, positively must attend live theater, and lots of it. And why you might consider indulging in this happy addiction, too.

Aging for Beginners

The Best No-Fail Bread Recipe for the Holidays

Is there really such a thing as a no-fail bread recipe? Sure—depending on your definition of fail. Here’s Adriane Berg’s sweet recipe for the holidays.

Aging for Beginners

Just Stop It! Don’t Discuss Your Health at Restaurants

Talking about our health at dinner (and lunch) is an epidemic that must be stopped by any means necessary. Here’s why.

Aging for Beginners

Advice to a Woman Turning 40 from a Woman Turning 70

I have learned the one unusual thing that makes people truly happy no matter how old they are—here it is.

Aging for Beginners

Should You Get Married? Here’s the Answer

Getting married later in life is either a great idea or a horrible idea. Here’s how to know which category your marriage would fall into.

Aging for Beginners

There Is Beauty in Old Age: How Two Guys From the 19th Century Influenced Today’s Images of Aging

Who gives old people the most “modern” parts in plays and movies? Gilbert and Sullivan! Here’s how their portrayals teach us a thing or two today.

Aging for Beginners

Tee-talk: How Your Shirt Can Change the World

To get your message out there in a human way, there’s no better bang for your buck than a custom message T-shirt. It’s easy, cheap and fun.

Aging for Beginners

Are You Better Off If Your Dreams Don’t Come True?

Why are so many successful people so miserable? And why are the rest of us trying so hard to reach the same sad destination?

Aging for Beginners

The Grandparent Chronicles Part 2: How Much Influence Did Your Grandparents Have On You?

I didn’t realize how much my grandparents affected me until recently—and I’m almost a grandparent! What about you?

Aging for Beginners

The Grandparent Chronicles Part 1: Which Kind of Grandparent Are You?

Scientists have categorized and named different sorts of grandparents. I think I know which sort I am—how about you?

Retirement Living

Meet the Expert: Adriane Berg

In this video, Bottom Line Inc President Sarah Hiner introduces Adriane Berg, founder of Generation Bold, a marketing, branding and business-development firm that specializes in th...

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Making New Friends After Retirement

Making New Friends After Retirement Doesn’t Have to Be Difficult

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Planning for Future Medical Expenses

Learn How to Keep Health-Care Expenses from Draining Your Finances in Retirement

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Ask Before Clearing Clutter

This Retirement Expert Shows How to Clear Away a Lifetime’s Worth of ClutterWithout Upsetting Anyone

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Marriage and Finances Later in Life

Find Out What YOU Need to Know About Marriage and Finances Later in Life

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What If You Don’t Have Retirement Savings?

Here Are 3 Things You Can Do if You’re Ready to Retire But Don’t Have Any Retirement Savings

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Aging in Place vs. Moving Out

Here’s What You Need to Know If Your Aging Parents Need to Finally Leave Their Home