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One Way to Create Income for Life and a Guaranteed Inheritance for Your Kids

Here's how I helped my client take the RMDs he didn't need and turn them into peace of mind for his children's future.<p>Jim was a retired corporate …

Retirement

Don't run out of money in retirement: Here's how much to use per year, and why

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I am confused about "safe withdrawal rates" from retirement accounts. I've read that withdrawing 4% of savings each year is the gold standard that financial planners utilize to ensure that life savings are preserved in retirement.<p>However, if the Standard & Poor's 500 index returns on …

Retirement

The Most Important Social Security Chart You'll Ever See

You have more control over your ultimate Social Security benefits than you might think. Here's how to get the most out of the program.<p>Your Social …

Retirement

Suze Orman Says This Is the Age You Should Retire—Not a Month or Year Before

<i>Originally published by Money</i><p>One of the most popular segments on my CNBC show was “How Am I Doing?” Viewers would call in and tell me everything …

Retirement

In Just 11 Words, Billionaire Richard Branson Gives his Best Career Advice (It Came From His Mom)

Mother knows best.<p>Richard Branson is a force of nature.<p>In addition to being an actual knight, he is the founder of the Virgin Group, which now controls more than 400 companies. His net worth is $5 billion, which puts him seventh on a list of the wealthiest British billionaires. Plus, he's known for …

Immune System

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Recipes

Retirement Series: Already 50? How To Retire At 62

It is always wise to start saving for retirement at an early age. However, this wisdom seems to be in short supply when one is younger.<p>We discuss a …

Retirement

The 'new math': How to support your child in elementary school

There is likely no topic in Canada at the moment that is more acrimonious than elementary school mathematics education. The entire country, it seems, …

Mathematics

This Is the Only Face Sunscreen That Looks Good Under My Makeup — and It's From Target!

Having problematic skin is something that has always haunted me when searching for new products. I have constant worrisome thoughts like, "Will this break me out or make me oily?" So when I embarked on a search for the perfect sunscreen, I was terrified of interrupting my routine with a product …

Skin Care

This Concealer Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Everyone needs a good concealer. After all, concealer <i>is</i> the one product that truly hides imperfections and makes under-eye bags, fine lines, …

Makeup

How Can You Tell Someone Is a True Leader? Look for 1 Skill That Makes Bosses Cringe

This superhuman skill is foundational for effective communication.<p>Robert K. Greenleaf, the founder of the modern servant leadership movement, once said: "Don't assume, because you are intelligent, able, and well-motivated, that you are open to communication, that you know how to listen."<p>Is that an …

Employment

6 Smart Habits That Will Lead to a Fulfilling Life

Whom do you surround yourself with? This may be your first lesson toward a life of success.<p>Do you ever lay in bed at night in a state of insomnia and look back over your choices in life and wonder, "I wish I did that differently?"<p>Perhaps it's feeling like you should've made that transition into a …

Self-improvement

Lemon (or Lime) Curd Is Better Without Sugar—Seriously

The inspiration for Honey Lemon Curd came from (blogger and friend) Letty Flatt’s recipe for the same. I loved the idea of exchanging honey for sugar in a recipe where I knew that the honey would be a welcome flavor—in addition to being the sweetener. I decided a make-over of my own lemon curd …

Reasons Americans don't save for retirement and why they don't hold water

What excuses will we think of next?<p>Most of us work hard for four decades or more in the hopes of being able to retire comfortably down the line. But while today's workers would probably <i>like</i> to retire with a decent lifestyle, their chances of doing so are looking pretty bleak. That's because 42% of …

Retirement

The Catastrophic 401(k) Mistake Three-Quarters of Participants Are Making

Are you making it, too?<p>Though not all workers have access to a 401(k), those who get the option to participate in such a plan can reap a world of …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie Recipes You Should Try To Lose 5 Pounds Fast

Maybe you don’t always want to sit down to a cooked meal — especially at breakfast time when you’re already rushing around and trying to get out the …

Antiinflammatory

Italian Easter Pie

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the crust: Combine flour, sugar, and salt in the bowl of a food processor and pulse until combined, 3 to 4 times. Add …

Baking

Dark Chocolate Orange Mousse

Dark chocolate orange mousse is always a great idea. The combination of chocolate and orange is so special, rich, and refreshing – ideal for any …

Bourbon, Spiced Pecan Pie Recipe

<b>Crust</b> <br>If you want a full tutorial on how to make a killer all-butter pie crust, check out my full recipe and guide.<p>In a food processor add flour, …

I finally got my $#%$! Bundt cake out of its pan. Here’s how.

In any compendium of foods that serve a crowd, the Bundt cake is a star. It is pretty, its number of slices can be stretched and it holds for days under cover, all of which makes it ideal for a house full of company or for carrying to a cake-worthy occasion.<p>The Bundt was not always so ubiquitous. …

Dessert

Why do so many people claim Social Security at 62?

Of the various ages folks can file for benefits, 62 is the most popular, by far. Here are some of the reasons why.<p>The decision to file for Social Security is a major one in the grand scheme of retirement, especially since you get an eight-year window in which to start taking benefits. Specifically, …

Retirement

4 Steps to Make Sure Your Retirement Plan Is Ready for Anything—Even a Market Crash

Know where you stand.<p>Chances are your retirement prospects have improved in recent years. Even if you haven’t been knocking the cover off the ball …

Retirement

Want to Raise Successful Kids? 7 Things the Most Successful Parents Do, According to Science

From Jeff Bezos to Sara Blakely and Tony Robbins, here's how the world's most successful people raise their kids.<p>The rich aren't like you and me, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote almost a century ago. One of the ways that's most obvious today is how they choose to raise their kids.<p>Let's assume that the …

Self-improvement

The Last Tiramisu Recipe You'll Ever Need

<b>Make the lady finger syrup.</b> Bring the water and sugar to a boil in a small saucepan over medium heat and stir until the sugar is dissolved. Transfer …

Dessert

These Sheet Pan Garlic Mushrooms Are Side Dish Goals

We often see mushrooms as a welcome addition to an already tasty side dish or protein on a menu, but we forget they are delicious all on their own. …

Cooking

No Bake Energy Bars

<i>These chewy No Bake Energy Bars are rich in fiber, antioxidants and vitamins. This easy no bake healthy snack is also gluten-free and vegan.</i><p>Guys, if …

Suze Orman Says This Is the Age You Should Retire—Not a Month or Year Before

<i>Originally published by Money</i><p>One of the most popular segments on my CNBC show was “How Am I Doing?” Viewers would call in and tell me everything …

5 Simple Ways to Improve Teacher Professional Development

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. A common cry from teachers across the world is for relevant …

Professional Development

The One Thing You Should Never Do When Making Banana Bread

A loaf of banana bread can fix many problems in a Southern household. Need a gift to give to a new neighbor? Wrap up a loaf of banana bread. Want a …

Breakfast