Immigration is such a broad topic that more than one blog is needed to address it. Immigration and the reform of it are both a political and a social issue. Political because all the candidates, in both parties, are using it for their own purposes. It is a social issue because we have about 12-15M […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Downsizing your home[/cryout-button-dark] Once your kids have grown and are independent and you have retired from business, it is time to find a smaller, more appropriate sized home for just you and your spouse.
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Managing Your Finances[/cryout-button-dark] Since I always liked numbers and I graduated with an MBA in Finance, I was always in charge of the finances in our household. I ensured all the bills were paid, balanced the checkbook, managed the savings, and invested for the future. My wife and I always discussed the options but […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Do you prefer to own or rent your home?[/cryout-button-dark] Own or rent, it usually means what you can afford. Can you afford the down payment and monthly payments for a house or do you have enough cash-flow to afford the monthly rent check.
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Retirement, what does it mean to you?[/cryout-button-dark] For me, retirement means been able to do the things I want to do. Activities such as: a part time job, pursuing a passion, picking-up a hobby, exercising, hiking/walking, spending time at the library, traveling to exotic locations, figuring what to do next, volunteering, and giving back […]
If you are one of the current “Baby Boomers” living in the USA (79.6M according to the 2000 census) you are at some stage of your retirement years. If you are like most people (75% of Americans) you have saved $30K or less for your retirement. This gives $1,200 a year in income at 4% […]
It seems nowadays that the government has gone regulation mad. I read the case of the child that was stopped from eating her healthy sandwich lunch a while back. The school thought that giving her chicken nuggets was far healthier than eating a turkey & cheese sandwich.