Category Archives: SAVING MONEY

When to File for Social Security Income: How Soon is Too Soon?

“Retirement at sixty-five is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples.”  – George Burns The First Baby Boomer Kathleen Casey-Kirschling was born one second after midnight on January 1, 1946. As such, this retired Maryland teacher has the honor … Continue reading

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The Gratitude Study: The Emotion that Raises Net Worth

“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.” – Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth New Study Shows How Gratitude Can Help People Save Money! It may come as no surprise that Gratitude … Continue reading

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Has Kiplinger’s Sold Out?  The Financial Media Bias (Part 2 – The Stock Market and Saving Money)

“Personal finance publications bias their recommendations—either consciously or subconsciously—to favor advertisers.” – Jonathan Reuter and Eric Zitzewitz, Quarterly Journal of Economics Two weeks ago, we started a rant inspired by a single issue of Kiplinger’s that I picked up to read … Continue reading

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The Long Game: A Video Essay on the Path to Success

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.” ― Abraham Lincoln We’ll be back next week with Part Two of our Kiplinger’s expose. This week, we want to share another resource that … Continue reading

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BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT: We’re Busting the Retirement Lies!

“Busting the Retirement Lies makes a compelling argument that we’ve been thinking about aging all wrong… and not just financially speaking.” – Nelson Nash, best-selling author of Becoming Your Own Banker It’s Time to Re-Think Retirement! Is this idea of … Continue reading

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Make a Million-Dollar Resolution (part 2)

“The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.” ― Melody Beattie, The Language of Letting Go As we started exploring in our Make a Million … Continue reading

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