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Estate Plan Gone Bad

Some people have taken the time to do some estate planning only to have it blow up in their face after they have died.  The chance of this happening grows substantially in correlation with the number of years since you last updated your will and

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Trimming the Fat

Not from your waistline, but from your monthly bills. Twenty five years ago when I helped people plan for retirement, we didn’t even factor in monthly cell phone, internet and cable or satellite expenses.  Now they easily run over $500 combined every month. We tend

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Presidential Talk: Does it Really Matter?

All the time spent watching news regarding the presidential candidates is a waste.  The pre-primary debates and talk may influence your vote in the primary, but probably not on election day as you will likely vote for whoever represents your party.  I compare the time

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New Year’s Big Sale – Stocks and Oil

The U.S. stock market at this early point in the year is down (biggest Jan. sale ever?) more than any other year in history. What does that mean to you? Opportunity – what a great sale! I never thought I would be able to buy

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Big Debt on Campus

Watching the movie The Big Short this week made many viewers wonder… Why didn’t more people know about what was going on? And are there other lingering issues in our money based society that we should be concerned about? Of course our national debt in excess of

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Say Goodbye to your Doctor – MUST READ

Chances are your doctor is no longer “in-network” if you have an Individual or Family “Exchange” Health Insurance Plan. Remember President Obama promising “You can keep your doctor“, well he’s not the first politician to blatantly lie to the public to get his bill passed

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Protect Yourself Against Uninsured Drivers!

An old college friend of mine (that happens to be an attorney) recently brought this to my attention: The Importance of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage Trust me on this. You need at least $250,000 in Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage.  Ideally, you have $1,000,000