Articles by: Good Life Guide

Finances, Retirement

Protecting Your Parent’s Assets Along with Your Own

Protecting Your Parent’s Assets Along with Your Own

The goal of many parents is to protect their estates, have some form of livable income, and at the same time leave their children provided for. Adult children can assist their parents in meeting these goals, and at the same time protect assets that may someday be theirs. 1. Recognize [...]

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Finances, Retirement

What Being Debt Free Might Mean for Your Future

What Being Debt Free Might Mean for Your Future

We live in a credit-based society, one where accumulating assets often coupled with accumulating accompanying debt. Buying a home? Sign on the line for a 30-year mortgage. New car? A bit of money down, plus a five-year loan. Starting a business? Visit your local bank for that small business loan. [...]

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Finances

Are All Financial Blogs Trustworthy

Are All Financial Blogs Trustworthy

A blog is certainly a wonderful innovation for freedom of speech. Short for “web log” a blog is usually a web site or part of a web site, and it generally contains regular entries of opinion, events in the author’s life, and observations. In addition to text, blogs often contain [...]

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Finances

Five Facts your Investment Counselor Should Know About You

Five Facts your Investment Counselor Should Know About You

In order to properly advise you and to help you chose the investments that may be most suitable, there are five basic facts your Investment Counselor should know about you before any recommendations are made. This will assist both you and your Investment Counselor in making the right choices. 1. [...]

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Arts and Entertainment

Whimsical Lyrics Take Corinne Bailey to the Charts

Corinne Bailey Rae is a self-made woman – she released her first album, a record she had recorded on a shoestring budget while still unsigned. The success of that album was instant and immense. Debuting at Number One in the UK, featuring hit singles such as ‘Put Your Records On’ [...]

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Travel

New England Island Vacation – Martha’s Vineyard

New England Island Vacation – Martha’s Vineyard

As Summer approaches, our thoughts turn to vacation time.  And what better way to spend your vacation than on an island. Most people think of islands as a tropical getaway -  warm seas, miles of soft white sand and palm trees moving gently in the balmy breezes. But there is [...]

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