Archive for September, 2014

Fashion

Trend: The Western Look is Big This Fall

Trend: The Western Look is Big This Fall

  Watching the designer outfits on the fashion runways is not always the best place to find wearable fashion ideas. Most of the outfits are way too extreme. However, checking out the fashion trends can be helpful. One look that’s hot this fall is the Western/Cowboy theme.It’s all about hats [...]

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Women's Health

Retirement Plan Options for Small Business Owners

Retirement Plan Options for Small Business Owners

Many small business owners think that they can’t afford to offer a retirement plan to their employees. They believe that the costs and regulatory burdens of sponsoring a retirement plan preclude them from being able to provide this valuable employee benefit. However, this often isn’t the case. “There is a [...]

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Retirement

Working During Retirement

Working During Retirement

  If you plan on working during your retirement, you’re not the only one. An increasing number of Americans plan to work at least some of the time during the course of their retirement years. According to the Employee Benefit Research Institute’s 2013 Retirement Confidence Survey, 69 % of workers [...]

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Finances

Helping Pay for your Grandchildren’s Education

Helping Pay for your Grandchildren’s Education

  As the cost for a college education continues to climb, many grandparents are stepping in to help. This trend is expected to speed up as baby boomers, many of whom went to college, become grandparents and start gifting what’s predicted to be trillions of dollars over the coming decades. [...]

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Arts and Entertainment

My Old Lady

My Old Lady

Maggie Smith is a force of nature – and playing this acerbic 90-year old woman living in Paris is a perfect role for her. She is joined by two other stellar talents: Kevin Kline and Kristin Scott-Thomas. (They have three Oscars and five other Oscar nominations among them.) Kline plays [...]

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Retirement

Is It Too Late to Save for Retirement?

Is It Too Late to Save for Retirement?

  Many Americans are facing this tough question.  But don’t worry– it’s never too late to start saving. Ideally, you should begin saving for retirement in your 20s. The longer you have to save the better your chances of having the kind of retirement lifestyle you desire. If you’re in [...]

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