50+ / Boomer-Friendly Business Recommendations (R) and Listings (L)

Businesses and other sites listed below are ‘boomer-friendly’ or are boomer-owned.

*See information below on how to recommend or list businesses on this site.

Around the House Home Maintenance.  I found out about this business from a neighbor. Albert is very professional, efficient, does quality work, and is reasonable.  He also has excellent reviews on Home Advisor. He is located in Roseburg, OR (R)

Carmen Farmer Coaching  “I’m a certified professional coach (age 70) who helps people plan for or live their ideal retirement lives. This is about enjoyment, meaning, and fulfillment and about doing a lot of the things we put off until after completing our careers. It’s essential to retire YOUR way, and through the coaching process, you will decide what that way is and take steps to make it a reality.” (L)

Elevate Wealth Advisors was founded by the organization’s president, Ben James, CFA, CFP, ChFC. Ben has worked extensively in the financial management field since 1997. The organization serves the financial needs of businesses, institutions, and individuals. Visit the website for more information and the opportunity to view various resources and tools. The business is physically located at 615 High St. #100, Oregon City, Oregon 97045. (R)

JobSearch50 is an online platform for job seekers 50+. It is free to post your resume. Employers who post job listings are specifically looking for mature workers in various industries. Check it out. 

LegalShield & ID Shield  “We offer access to high quality attorneys for a low monthly subscription fee. One of the significant benefits of a LegalShield membership, is the ability to have your will completed for free as part of the membership. We also offer identity theft protection and restoration services.” says Associate Cindy Eastman. (R)

Out & ebout from Oregonbike is a Roseburg-based business that sells electric-assist bicycles in our community (and as far north as Eugene). The owner, David Reeck, shared that these bikes can be ridden like any other bicycle but can provide an additional boost when turning on the power. These bikes are great for commuting, touring (including wine tours), having fun, and maintaining or improving health and mobility. (R)

Nancy Nowak Poetry features poems and information about Nancy Nowak’s work. Nancy is an award-winning, published poet. One of her poems was featured in our August newsletter. Check out her website for scheduled poetry readings. (R)

Platform Online Solutions is a web development service that is located in Roseburg, Oregon but has clients all over the world. I was personally very pleased with the work Josh did for my site. He was also consistent with his communication and could explain things to me in nontechnical terms. He also provided lots of helpful information. (R)

Reustle Prayer Rock Vineyards, 960 Cal Henry Rd., Roseburg, Oregon was recognized as the Wine Press NW’s 2017 NW Winery of the Year. Their award-winning wines are truly impressive. I especially love their Pinot Noir, Syrah, and Sauvignon Blanc. The winery has an Airbnb, lots of events, a wine cave for tasting, and appetizer pairings with tastings. If you want to taste great wine and have a memorable experience, this is a must. (R)

Susan Rochester is an internationally recognized artist. Using visual communication, her current work offers a compelling examination of  the U.S / Mexican border. Visit her site to learn about her shows and presentations. 

Triple Oak Wine Vault is located at 137 Locust in historic Oakland, Oregon where you can wander around town and visit fun antique shops. The Wine Vault has an airbnb and delightful wines. You can also find art and other items at the Vault. Different events are held throughout the year as well. I love the 2015 Oak Red. (R)

Voss Construction LLC is a full construction company located in Roseburg. We hired them to paint our house. From start to finish, it was a very positive experience working with this company. They did excellent work and were very professional. (R)


How to recommend or list businesses on this site: 


If you know of a boomer-friendly business located within 25 miles of the I-5 corridor, we’d love to list your recommendation  (R). Just provide a short description of the business (up to 50 words or a maximum of three lines) including the type of service it provides and why you like it. Also include the web address and physical address. Email the information to Paula@boomerbestu.com  Include ‘Business Recommendation’ in the subject line or use the form below.

Note: We cannot list services or products that imply stereotypical views of aging such as hearing services, medical braces, assisted living facilities,  anti-aging products or services, etc.

If we do not believe the business is consistent with our mission, we retain the right to decline from publishing it on our site. 


If you have a boomer-friendly business within 25 miles of the I-5 corridor, we are happy to list (L) your business free during 2019 and 2020. Email the information to Paula@boomerbestu.com  Include ‘Business Listing’ in the subject line or use the form below.  Descriptions are limited to 3 lines. Please include business location or area served.

If your business services or products are not consistent with our mission, we reserve the right to decline listing it on our site. We cannot list services or products that imply stereotypical views of aging such as hearing services, medical braces, assisted living facilities, anti-aging products and services, etc.