Camille Steer

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10 Things Confident People Don’t Do

As usual, Yoda was right—and science backs him up.<p>In “The Empire Strikes Back,” when Yoda is training Luke to be a Jedi, he demonstrates the power of the Force by raising an X-wing fighter from a swamp. Luke mutters, “I don’t believe it.” Yoda replies, “That is why you fail.”<p>As usual, Yoda was …

Self-improvement

7 Retirement Planning Steps Late Starters Must Take

These strategies will aid in padding your nest egg for a comfortable retirement.<p>Most Americans aren't saving enough for retirement — and worse, many …

Tulapho Recipe (Crispy Fried Pork)

Tulapho is a term used to describe crispy fried pork. I am not sure where this term came about, but it is catchy enough to get my attention. This …

Recipes

Here's Four Desserts That You Can Make With Three Ingredients

Four desserts with three ingredients in two minutes.

Retirement planning for women

Trying to plan for your retirement? If you’re a woman, the bad news is that you face some specific challenges that men don’t. The good news? Women …

One Essential Retirement Rule Often Ignored

A lot of hair has been pulled over the United Kingdom’s Brexit vote. Sure, there were a couple of days when there was extreme volatility, but there are more important investment truths that need to be heeded.<p>It’s easy to take your eye off the ball when so much turmoil is dominating the business …

What Does an Ideal Retirement Portfolio Look Like? | Investopedia

Although the concept of an ideal retirement portfolio is somewhat relative, many financial planners would define this in terms of what it is able to …

Retirement

Think of Investing for Retirement as a Gradual, Four-Phase Process

Investing isn’t just for the super rich. It’s for the rest of us, too, and it’s important if you want to build a net worth for retirement. It can be …

Investing For Retirement: Focus On Reliable Income

<b>Investing For Retirement: Focus On Reliable Income by Colin Moore, Global Chief Investment Officer – Columbia Threadneedle Investments</b><p><i>Retirement</i> …

10 decisions guaranteed to change your financial future

Investment success isn't mysterious, and it's largely under your control, as long as you make good decisions and follow through on them.<p>Here's a list …

How Much Money Do You Really Need To Save For Retirement?

How much money do you really need to save up for your retirement and are Americans really meeting this goal? According to a recent GoBankingRates survey that involved over 4,500 participants, 56% have $10,000 or less in savings, 28% aged 55 and up have none, and about 75% overall are falling short …

Retirement

Having emergency savings is even more important in retirement

By Rodney Brooks<p>, Columnist<p>Often overlooked in our retirement plans (and our work lives, for that matter) is what I like to call a “slush fund” for emergencies.<p>Most people don’t have one. That can be a problem for many Gen Xers and Millennials, but it can have some major consequences for Baby …

Retirement

How does Gen Y save for retirement? Here are three financial-planning profiles

Advice for the millennial who has begun saving for retirement: Don't get ahead of yourself.<p>Financial planning for today's young adults requires what could be an unprecedented level of balancing between short- and long-term goals. Without question, millennials need to save with machine-like …

The key to successful retirement is resilience

How do you build resilience in the run up to retirement and is it too late if you’re already retired?

Travel (South Africa)

Saving 15% of Your Income Can Save Your Retirement

<i>Editor's pick: Originally published June 16.</i><p>If you're having a tough time figuring out how much money you'll need to retire, sometimes just having an …

5 Ways to Avoid Outliving Your Retirement Savings

Simple moves can reduce your odds of running out of money.<p>A recent Northwestern Mutual study shows that two-thirds of Americans 18 and older believe …

Retirement

Have we reached the age of no retirement? 

Should we give up on retirement? As life expectancy rises and the number of people living into their 80s and 90s increases, at the very least we’ll have to rethink it.<p>The idea of leaving work for good in your 60s to live off a pension made sense in an era when we were not expected to live more than …

Are you on track for retirement? Do the math

What should I have for dinner tonight? What movie should we go see? Where should we go on vacation this year? Many questions in life are relatively easy to answer. But if you’re wondering, “Am I on track for retirement?” it may quickly turn into a frustrating exercise.<p>To know the answer, you also …

Retirement

A Crab Cake Ready for the Summer Party Circuit

In Spain, golden shallow-fried croquetas are served in tapas bars to the diner’s delight. They may be made of any number of things: salt cod, shellfish, Serrano ham, potatoes or cauliflower. Sometimes spherical, sometimes cork-shaped, the best are small enough to devour in two bites.<p>What …

This Mixer-Free Chocolate Cake Can Turn Anyone Into a Baker

Despite what I do for a living, I have a culinary blind spot or two. For instance, I don’t bake. Like, ever. I don’t have a big, metallic stand …

Dessert

Spicy, Smoky Jerk: Jamaica's Iconic Barbecue Dish

When it comes to barbecue, Jamaica has only one trick up its sleeve. But, oh, what a trick. I'm talking, of course, about Jamaica's national dish--and cultural icon--jerk. Once you've tasted this fiery smoke-roasted pork, sweet with allspice, fragrant with island thyme, and above all, electrified …

BBQ

This No-Bake Cheesecake in a Jar Is the Lazy-Girl Dessert of Your Dreams

Just add spoon.<p>A cheesecake is wonderful until you try to bake one yourself and realize that it's not the easiest thing to get right (there's the terrifying water bath, the constant threat of cracking cream cheese, the hours of chilling after it's done baking).<p>Thankfully, this no-bake cheesecake in …

17 Refreshing Sangria Recipes

This delicious cocktail combines the best of summer by infusing wine, summer fruits and soda water. Not only is it one of the most refreshing ways to …

Recipes

10 Signs You Aren't Saving Enough for Retirement

We've come up with some common warning signs that you may not be saving enough and need to increase what you're investing.<p>Are you concerned that you …

Can Alternative Investing Rescue Your Retirement?

It is no secret that the last decade has been a tough one in which to make money in the stock market.<p>But you may be surprised to learn that this …

43 French Recipes That Are Basically the Same as Hopping on a Plane to Paris

These are the French recipes you should master, from perfect roast chicken to soufflés and cream puffs.<p>When it comes to classic technique, flawless flavors, and mastery over butter, nobody does it better than the French. It's worth traveling to the land of the baguettes at least once in your life, …

Cooking

How to Build the Right Mix of Investments in Retirement

We show you how to allocate your investments among stocks, bonds and cash as you approach, enter and live in retirement.<p>Before Tim O’Brien retired in …