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About Aging Parents: Something The Government Got Right (For A Change)
10/1/2014 1:57 PM
Finally! A great little free booklet to help anyone who has to manage money for an aging parent (or anyone else). The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has come up with an excellent piece. A fine part of is the list of the scams that target elders. You might not think of all of these things. There is a list of resources at the back too...Read More
Your Finances: Sitcom or Melodrama?
10/1/2014 12:42 PM
To make the subject of your personal finances more interesting, try imagining it as a television show or a movie. The scene opens, and there's you, or at least the actor paid to represent you (no doubt someone suitably young and attractive). The question is, when the characters open their mouths, what type of program does it turn out to be...Read More
Lessons For Pet Owners From Bacall And Rivers
10/1/2014 12:18 PM
If your pet isn't in your estate plans, it's time to remedy that...Read More
Becoming Financially Independent: Creating Extra Cash Flow
10/1/2014 11:54 AM
After highlighting habits that can make you a millionaire, today we are concentrating on ways to make extra money whether that be having a side job or staying flexible in the labor market...Read More
3-Front Attack On Microsoft's Cloud
10/1/2014 11:32 AM
On the surface it seems unwise to bet your business on something as ephemeral as a cloud. Even if you apply tech's appropriation of that term -- a $100 billion market for services that let organizations rent access to information technology -- the cloud seems a little risky as a business proposition...Read More
How This Lawyer Ended Up With $350,000 In Debt And Near Poverty-Level Income
10/1/2014 10:50 AM
She has a master's and a JD, but she can't buy a house because of her massive student loan debt...Read More
7 Tips For A Better Retirement
10/1/2014 8:30 AM
What retirees can do now for a better retirement later...Read More
Is Your Pension Imperiled?
10/1/2014 8:30 AM
What you don't know about your defined-benefit pension plan can come back to sting you...Read More
Use Mutual Funds To Create Retirement Income
10/1/2014 8:11 AM
If you are searching for reliable retirement income you might find yourself in a tough situation these days.  Bank CD’s pay close to nothing.  Bonds are expensive and aren’t paying very much interest either.  What’s an investor to do...Read More
10 Chic Granny Flats
10/1/2014 7:03 AM
Living overseas is different from just visiting. Before you retire to a foreign country, consider not just the weather and cost of living, but also healthcare; safety; tax and visa requirements; and how friendly the country is to foreigners. Here are some possibilities...Read More

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