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Exactly How Much Should You Be Contributing to Your 401(k) Anyway?

Saving money for retirement feels a lot like cleaning your room or eating your vegetables—it’s tedious but important, and everywhere you turn, …

Retirement

Better Than Bonds? A Look at Uncapped Fixed Index Annuities

For safety and performance, it could be time to consider including them in your retirement portfolio to diversify your asset allocation.<p>Most people …

Retirement

Here's How Much the Average Wedding Costs -- Though You Can Pay Less

Your wedding can easily cost you $30,000 -- but it doesn't have to. Here are lots of ways to shrink your wedding budget.<p>It's a well-known fact that …

Weddings

FAQs About RMDs: Don't Blow Your Required Minimum Distributions

Required minimum distributions are annual withdrawals people generally are forced to start taking from tax-deferred retirement accounts, such as …

Retirement

Get Your Retirement Portfolio in Fighting Shape

These low-cost, risk-conscious funds can help your nest egg withstand the market's toughest blows.<p>Wake up calls are never pleasant, but this one was …

Investing

How should I invest my nest egg for maximum retirement Income?

<b>(CNNMoney) —</b> <i>I'm in my mid 60s and have about $1.2 million I would like to invest for the maximum income possible for the rest of my life. I don't care for stocks or bonds because I hate the idea of seeing the value of my savings drop if the market has a correction. And I don't understand annuities.</i> …

Retirement

How Your Home Sale Will Be Taxed

Singles don't have to pay taxes on up to $250,000 in profits on the sale of their home, and couples can shelter twice that amount from taxes. But …

6 Ways to Pay for Long-Term Care if You Can't Afford Insurance

A senior who turned 65 in 2015 could incur an average of $138,000 in long-term care costs, according to a 2015 study published by the U.S. Department …

High premiums slow long-term care insurance sales to a trickle

When Dr. Milton Wallack and his wife Joan bought long-term care insurance in 1995, they thought it was a smart financial move.<p>"We knew that you could …

Health Care

Don't ignore this gap when signing up for Medicare

If you recently signed up for Medicare and are considering a supplemental policy to reduce what you shell out for health care, don't dilly-dally.<p>When you first enroll, you get six months to purchase what's known as a Medigap policy — which helps cover the cost of deductibles, copays and coinsurance …

Health Care

5 things you need to know about required minimum distributions

Many seniors have no choice but to tap their retirement savings the moment they leave their jobs. But what if you have another income source, such as part-time work or a recent inheritance, and don't need to touch your IRA or 401(k) for quite some time?<p>Holding off on taking withdrawals from your …

10 Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor

When you hire a financial advisor, you’re entering a long-term relationship with someone who will know most everything about your financial life. …

Can You Get Spousal Security Benefits?

Can I Get Spousal Social Security Benefits?<p>Updated August 31, 2017<p><b>Question:</b> Can I Get Spousal Social Security Benefits?<p><b>Answer:</b><p>Whether or not you have …

Retirement

Behold iOS 11, an entirely new computer platform from Apple

It's a massive and ambitious upgrade for iPads, but older hardware can't cut it<b>Review</b> After years of complacency – and falling sales – Apple has …

The 10 Best Fall Hiking Trails in the U.S.

There’s something simplistically beautiful about fall that makes us want to do just one thing: look. As we move into cooler weather, here are ten hikes across the country to take in autumn's colors before winter hides them in white.

Hiking

A simple-but-effective retirement income plan

<i>When I retire, I plan to invest half of my nest egg in a Standard & Poor's 500 index fund and the other half in a total bond market index fund and then withdraw 3.5% each year adjusted for inflation. Is this a retirement income plan that will work? --John, New Jersey</i><p>You've got a good framework for …

Retirement

What Happened to the Cross Jesus Died On?

For 2,000 years, Christians have sought a piece of the cross Jesus died on—and some have been willing to use their teeth.<p>Last week, Christians around …

How to create and restore an image backup in Windows 10

How do you recover from a dead internal hard drive or SSD? Or if Windows becomes so messed up it's useless or even unbootable?You can always reinstall Windows from scratch. But after that you must reinstall all of your programs, and then reconfigure everything.But if you have a relatively recent …

With Greater Age Comes Greater Sorrow

Our only experience of aging is within this sinful world. We don’t know what aging would have looked like if this world had remained unsullied by …

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to iPhone—Easiest Method!

There are two ways to look at this phrase: how to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone. This can mean you’re looking for how to transfer pictures from an old iPhone to a new iPhone. Though it may also mean you simply want to transfer photos from your iPhone to a friend's iPhone. While the two …

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23 Reasons Fall Is Better in the Country

You don't have to drive to see the leaves — just step out the front door.<p>There's really no hiding it: We're absolutely obsessed with <i>everything</i> autumn. And from cooking seasonal food to taking in the gorgeous scenery, fall is just better when enjoyed in the countryside.

Seasonal Food

Hearthstone Americas Spring Championships 2016 Decklists

<b>Diablo PTR patch - June 20th: 37893</b> <b><br>Join the HearthPwn Community on Curse, The Taste of Victory - Flavor Text Competition Voting</b> <b><br>Upcoming Balance Patch</b> …

Diablo

Introduction to Aggro Decks: What You Need to Know

Hey guys! Modded here with part one of my new series on Aggro decks!<p>I hope that you learn the following things from this article:<p>The Difference …

Hoarding

Deck Guide: Token Druid

Introduction<p><b>Foreword by monk:</b> Earlier last season, Irronman aka coreyrj hit rank 1 Legendary on NA with a curious Token Druid deck. After posting …

7 Facts About Medicare Every Retiree Should Know

Image source: Getty Images.<p>If you're 65 or older, you probably count on Medicare coverage to take care of the majority of your healthcare expenses. Yet many retirees don't know all of the basics of how Medicare coverage actually works. To help educate you more about this vital program, below you'll …

The use of low-dose naltrexone (LDN) as a novel anti-inflammatory treatment for chronic pain

1. Greeley JD, Lê AD, Poulos CX, Cappell H. "Paradoxical" analgesia induced by naloxone and naltrexone. Psychopharmacology (Berlin) 1988;96(1):36–39. …

LDN Related Fact Sheets | LDN Research Trust - Low Dose Naltrexone

LDN and Sarcoidosis Paper<p>Successful treatment of postural orthostatic tachycardia and mast cell activation syndromes using naltrexone, immunoglobulin …

Low-Dose Naltrexone: The Benefits of This Prescription Drug

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>It is not often that I advocate the use of prescription drugs, but low-dose naltrexone (LDN) is one of those rare exceptions that may …

What is Low-Dose Naltrexone?

Discover the benefits of safe, inexpensive low-dose naltrexone in people with autism, Crohn's disease, Alzheimers, Lupus and many other autoimmune …