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How Much Should Seniors Be Saving for Healthcare Costs During Retirement?

Long Island Medicaid planning lawyers provide help to clients in making sure they do not spend their entire life savings because they get sick as The post How Much Should Seniors Be Saving for Healthcare Costs During Retirement? 16 more words

Alternative retirement planning

Once upon a time I wrote a personal finance column for a South African daily newspaper. The column was called “Smart Money”, and every week I used it to yatter on humorously about stocks, bonds, money markets and such esoteric entities. 1,436 more words

Ponderings And Rememberings

Getting A Grip

From time to time my only female cousin comes to town and we literally talk until the cows come home. Both of us have grown children and grandchildren now and are retired from our jobs. 997 more words


California Teachers Struggle As School Administrators Get Generous Pensions

SAN MATEO (KPIX 5) — As California public schools face layoffs and budget cuts, some school administrators are retiring with huge pensions.

School districts across the state are struggling to pay for the rapidly rising cost of pensions. 803 more words


Medical Debt: You May Not Owe It by ANN CARRNS


Researchers find that about 60 percent of complaints about medical debt collections fall into categories that suggest the consumers may not owe the money. 15 more words

Target to Pay $18.5 Million to 47 States in Security Breach Settlement by RACHEL ABRAMS


The agreement, which includes the District of Columbia, ends an investigation into how hackers obtained information about tens of millions of people in 2013. 14 more words

Obama’s Fiduciary Rule, After a Delay, Will Go Into Effect by TARA SIEGEL BERNARD


New protections requiring financial advisers to put customers’ interests first will take effect in June, even as regulators continue to review them. 14 more words