It might seem strange to bring up reverse mortgages in a space dedicated to the lives of baby boomers.

After all, reverse mortgages have a reputation as being products used primarily by seniors. Jeff Lewis, chairman of Generation Mortgage, a reverse mortgage-only business in Atlanta, says those utilizing the product are on average in their early 70s. (Reverse mortgages can actually be utilized by homeowners starting at the age of 62).

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