How Do You Show Your Love to Your Family?

How Do You Show Your Love to Your Family?

My father-in-law just passed away. Yes, it was a sad time for the family. Losing a great man that was dearly loved was difficult. But as with many clouds that come over our lives, there are silver linings. What I learned through this was just how much love he had for...
Tips for Getting More From Your 401(k)

Tips for Getting More From Your 401(k)

If you are not already participating in your company’s 401(k) retirement plan, enroll as soon as you can. Just like winning the lottery, you don’t have a chance to benefit unless you buy a ticket. Now that you are enrolled in the plan, one critical step is to select...
Long-Term Care: Medicare (Part 1 of 2)

Long-Term Care: Medicare (Part 1 of 2)

When you’re young, or even not-so-young, the idea of long-term care can seem like it will never apply to you. Maybe we’re just deluding ourselves that we’ll never get old or that these situations are someone else’s hardships.Whatever the case, we are only flesh and...
Is Your Financial Security an illusion?

Is Your Financial Security an illusion?

Recently it was reported in the Wall Street Journal that “with unemployment low and the stock market near record highs, Americans are feeling more financially secure these days.”   The article went on to mention that a new financial survey revealed “that some of that...