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New Year’s Resolution Success is Yours, Empty Nester
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New Year’s Resolution Success is Yours, Empty Nester

According to a recent survey, only 32 percent of people said they WERE NOT planning on making New Year’s resolutions. Are you one of them, my fellow empty nester? 2018 is a new year. And each year presents us with a psychological new ‘start’. As an empty nester (or almost empty nester), you could also…

The Speakeasy: A Modern Hidden Gem

The Speakeasy: A Modern Hidden Gem

The speakeasy came into prominence in the U.S. during the Prohibition era – from 1920-1933 in most parts of the country. (Some state’s prohibition laws extended beyond 1933.). During the prohibition era, laws were enacted that made it illegal to manufacture, transport, and sell alcoholic beverages throughout the country. A Brief History of The Speakeasy…

Ready for Retirement? Avoid These 5 Retirement Financial Pitfalls
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Ready for Retirement? Avoid These 5 Retirement Financial Pitfalls

Common wisdom states that you should start preparing for your retirement on the day that you receive your first ‘full-time’ paycheck. But, as many of us know, that is often easier said than done. For many individuals and couples who are 45+ years of age today, there are many factors that may have caused those…