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5 Tough Money Talks to Have With Your Aging Parents

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in Articles | Comments Off on 5 Tough Money Talks to Have With Your Aging Parents

Your parents probably, at some point, had the “birds and the bees” talk with you or a discussion about the danger of drugs. You may well have had quite a few of those serious talks with your parents growing up, in fact. 5 Tough Money Talks to Have With Your Aging Parents

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Prolonged Sitting Can Be Deadly Here’s How Employers Can Fight It

Posted by on Jan 11, 2018 in Articles | Comments Off on Prolonged Sitting Can Be Deadly Here’s How Employers Can Fight It

Americans are getting less physical activity than ever, with people now spending an average of more than 13 hours a day in a chair. Prolonged periods of sitting are known to lead to increased obesity rates, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, diabetes – and even increased risk of cancer. Prolonged Sitting Can Be Deadly

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Internet Bill Too High? Here’s How to Save

Posted by on Jan 9, 2018 in Articles | Comments Off on Internet Bill Too High? Here’s How to Save

When it comes to monthly bills, one that seems to be ever increasing is the Internet bill. In 2018 having a good Internet connection is vital, but with high fees and sometimes questionable service, it’s no surprise that a Consumer Reports survey found that many of the country’s largest providers leave a poor taste in the mouths of consumers. Internet bill too high Here’s how to save

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Five Vital Estate Planning Tips

Posted by on Jan 4, 2018 in Articles | Comments Off on Five Vital Estate Planning Tips

Under current law, federal estate tax applies to all individual estates worth at least $5.6 million. But, because assets transfer tax-free to the surviving spouse upon the death of a husband or wife, a married couple can shield up to $11.2 million from the federal tax. Only amounts above this level that are still left in your taxable estate (or that of a surviving spouse) are subject to the tax. Five Vital Estate Planning...

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10 Bills to Lower in the New Year

Posted by on Jan 2, 2018 in Articles | Comments Off on 10 Bills to Lower in the New Year

Whether it’s losing weight or breaking a bad habit, New Year’s resolutions are a time-honored tradition. For those hoping to clean up their finances or put away more money for retirement this year, the best place to start is by cutting all unneeded expenses that can whittle down a budget. 10 Bills to Lower in the New Year

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New Gizmo Gives Thieves Entry to Keyless Vehicles

Posted by on Dec 28, 2017 in Articles | Comments Off on New Gizmo Gives Thieves Entry to Keyless Vehicles

As carmakers modernize their vehicles by employing more and more technology, cars have been getting safer and more difficult to steal. New Gizmo Gives Thieves Entry to Keyless Vehicles

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3 Unexpected Retirement Costs That Can Shake Up Your Finances

Posted by on Dec 27, 2017 in Articles | Comments Off on 3 Unexpected Retirement Costs That Can Shake Up Your Finances

These are just two of the living costs that are consuming more of retirees’ budgets than they had originally planned, according to a new survey from Capital Group, an investment management firm. The company teamed with APCO Insight to poll 1,200 adults online in March 2017. 3 unexpected retirement costs that can shake up your finances

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How to Avoid Public Wi-Fi Security Risks

Posted by on Dec 20, 2017 in Articles | Comments Off on How to Avoid Public Wi-Fi Security Risks

Every Wi-Fi connection is vulnerable to an unprecedented security flaw that allows hackers to snoop on Internet traffic and potentially access your personally identifiable information and passwords, researchers revealed recently. How to Avoid Public WiFi

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Inexpensive Ways to Spend Winter Break with Your Kids

Posted by on Dec 18, 2017 in Articles | Comments Off on Inexpensive Ways to Spend Winter Break with Your Kids

Avoid cabin fever with a few creative activities that don’t cost much money. Inexpensive Ways to Spend Winter Break With Your Kids

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Commercial Auto Insurance Rates Trending Higher

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Articles | Comments Off on Commercial Auto Insurance Rates Trending Higher

You should prepare for increases in your commercial vehicle insurance coverage for 2017 as accidents, injuries and costs rise for the first time in decades and insurers make up for years of low pricing. Commercial Auto Insurance Rates Trending Higher

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