Archive for August, 2014

Retirement

How to Retire with a Million Bucks

How to Retire with a Million Bucks

  To many Americans, the thought of saving $1 million dollars over the course of their lives is a little overwhelming. It seems like such a large sum of money — and it is — that people often shrug off the goal of saving this much for retirement as unattainable. [...]

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Finances

How to Create a Family Endowment

How to Create a Family Endowment

A family endowment is something that may benefit everyone in a family – including you. The goals of an endowment are simple – accumulate enough assets to allow you to live comfortably off the income during retirement and to maintain and preserve the principle for your loved ones and future [...]

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Lifestyle

Your Lifestyle After Retirement

Your Lifestyle After Retirement

  You’ll probably find that like most people -you’re living your life primarily in the “now.” You’ve worked hard and are making enough to meet the mortgage on the home that you really like, in the neighborhood that suits you. You might have a boat that you take out on [...]

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Lifestyle

Summer Drawing to a Close

Summer Drawing to a Close

  In two weeks Americans will celebrate Labor Day for the 132nd time since the holiday was first recognized in 1882. The holiday marks the unofficial end of summer, and it’s celebrated by many people with parades, picnics, cookouts and trips to the beach or the lake. This makes it [...]

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Arts and Entertainment

The Genius of Robin Williams

The Genius of Robin Williams

I heard a story about Robin Williams walking into the casting office for a TV show and when the casting director was ready for him to start reading the scene, he stood on his head and did the scene upside-down.  If nothing else, those casting directors would never forget a [...]

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Arts and Entertainment

The Delight of the 100 Foot Journey

The Delight of the 100 Foot Journey

  Set in the beautiful scenery of the South of France and graced with Academy-Award winner Helen Mirren as Madame Mallory, The Hundred-Foot Journey deserves a place on your viewing list. A young culinary genius arrives in the ittle French village with his Papa and they plan to open an [...]

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