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Retirement Wisdom From An Expert

If anyone knows how successful retirement works, it’s Warren Buffet. Over a lifetime he has become a hallmark of profitable market investment. A recent article in The AARP Magazine shares 10 keys to his success. Keep A Cash Reserve Keep a reserve of cash for emergencies and for unexpected opportunities. A rainy-day provision is essential, […]

Freelance Jobs On Top 10 Websites

Freelance jobs can solve income problems for many people who work at home. In 2015, some 15.5 million Americans were self-employed, according to Bureau of Labor statistics. By 2020, the number is expected to rise to about 60 million – more than 40 percent of the total workforce. Freelance Jobs Online Freelancers are doing their […]

Successful Habits Of Billionaires

Learning a few successful habits can improve the quality of your life. Interviews with more than 200 highly successful people, conducted by Kevin Kruse, revealed several repeating themes that might be guides for others aiming for success. He talked with billionaires, Olympians and a selection of entrepreneurs. The question was simple: “What is your number […]

Personal Finance Tips

More Young Adults Live With Parents

For the past century and more, young adults were prone to leave the nest and set up housekeeping for themselves. Now, they are more likely to be residents in the family home, either as singles or with a spouse, according to the Pew Research Center. Young Adults Waiting To Get Married The phenomenon, statistically changing […]

Quit Making Excuses. Be Debt-Free

Excuses are one of the most available of commodities. Easy to find. Easy to use. But if they are what’s keeping you from becoming free of debt, ditch them and get on with making your personal finances more healthy. Sometimes, it’s attitude more than finances that keep you shackled to debt. Some self-examination of your […]

Giving Money to Relatives Or Friends Common

Opening one’s wallet to help a family member or friend is “a hidden dimension of the financial system,” according to a study from the Pew Charitable Trust. “Transfers of money across household lines are really important for keeping families afloat.” 25% Of Households Lent to Friends Or Family. About 25 percent of American households gave […]

Money Management

Retirement Wisdom From An Expert

If anyone knows how successful retirement works, it’s Warren Buffet. Over a lifetime he has become a hallmark of profitable market investment. A recent article in The AARP Magazine shares 10 keys to his success. Keep A Cash Reserve Keep a reserve of cash for emergencies and for unexpected opportunities. A rainy-day provision is essential, […]

Emergency Savings Tips

Using your emergency savings to pay off credit card debt may look like a good idea at first glance, but there are some things to consider, according to Jean Chatsky of Bankrate.com. Size Of Debt If the size of the fund meets or exceeds the amount of the debt, it may be all right, but […]

Medicare Fraud Over $60 Billion

Medicare Fraud Extensive Medicare fraud is a huge problem. Thousands of older Americans depend on Medicare to help them meet medical expenses, but fraudsters are taking a big scoop from the federal funds before they get to legitimate health care providers, a recent article in the AARP Bulletin says. Medicare Fraud Causes Multi-billion Dollar Losses […]