Lorie Soderberg

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I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

I'm particularly aware of this, because my daughter Eliza is graduating from high school in two weeks. The days are long, but the years are short.<p>I'm trying to hold back the urge to follow her around the apartment giving her little bits of advice and wisdom. To relieve my mind, here's what I would …

Happiness
Retirement

8 Things To Do During Your First 30 Days Of Retirement

Most people have a pretty good idea of what to do every day leading up to retirement, but what are they supposed to do once they get there? Here are 7 things to consider doing, and in some cases not doing, during their first 30 days of retirement.<p>1) Celebrate It!<p>You’ve waited a long time and worked …

Retirement

3 Reasons It's Smart to Take Social Security Benefits at 62

The first is surprising, the second underappreciated, and the third a bit morbid.<p>Deciding when to take Social Security benefits is a complex task. …

Retirement

Hack your brain to remember almost anything

<b>(CNN) —</b> The reigning World Memory Champion, Alex Mullen, can memorize the order of a deck of cards in 17 seconds. But in some ways, he's just as forgetful as the rest of us.<p>"I still forget plenty of basic things, like where I left my keys," said Mullen, a medical student at the University of …

The Brain

Traditional Retirement Planning For Couples Is Fatally Flawed

I was eating breakfast with a recently retired client. As he took a bite of toast, I asked, “What have you found surprising or unexpected in retirement?” He raised his hand to suggest he would answer when he was done chewing. I waited patiently until he exclaimed.<p>“Nothing really, just enjoying …

Retirement

Late-game retirement catch-up strategy hard, but not a lost cause

You're rounding the corner toward retirement age with not nearly enough set aside.<p>We tell young people to start saving for retirement from their …

Plan Ahead Now To Cut Your Taxes In Retirement

It's hard enough to save your money, but once you hit retirement, managing your taxes becomes even more important. Here are some tips to keep in mind …

Retirement

Insanely Busy? You Can Still Find Time for Learning With These 5 Tools | Inc.com

Lifelong learning, research shows, can make you smarter, richer, and happier. But, let's face it, making time to feed your brain is easier for some folks than others.<p>For entrepreneurs with growing businesses, parents of young kids, and others with jam-packed schedules, finding the five hours a week …

Computer Science

Learn a new language on your phone

Use your commute to pick up a foreign lingo.<p>We think of our phones as time wasters. But you might be surprised at how much you can gain from the apps on this pocket computer. With five minutes here and five minutes there, you can even pick up a new language, or polish up your existing knowledge. …

Language Learning

All Extremely Happy People Give Up These 17 Behaviors | Inc.com

Happiness is something that all people want. People spend billions of dollars each year trying to buy material items that are supposed to make them feel fulfilled, only to discover that, once purchased, the goods lose their appeal. Happiness, it seems, is short-lived.<p>The biggest problem with …

Happiness

5 Reasons to Build a Bed in Your Car

<i>photography by Erik Hedberg</i><p>If you’re a surfer, climber, or general mountain person, you likely already know that building a bed in your car opens up …

I'm a financial adviser — here are the 15 biggest retirement saving mistakes I see people make

In this article, I would like to share my experience and guide you through some of the major mistakes in personal retirement planning.<p>1. Complacency<p>Complacency is one of the worst enemies when planning for retirement. Feeling that you are all set and do not need to change anything can cause you …

Retirement

The Only North American Mountains That Blow Colorado Away

My parents were professional photographers, and not coincidentally I grew up in the shadow of the most gorgeous mountains in the hemisphere. Work …

Yes, These Four Taco Recipes Are ACTUALLY Healthy

The best of both worlds<p>Servings: 12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>Taco Seasoning<p>2 teaspoons cumin<p>2 teaspoons oregano<p>1½ teaspoon paprika<p>1 teaspoon chili powder<p>½ teaspoon black pepper<p>Salt, to taste<p>1 onion, thinly sliced<p>1 cup corn<p>1 can diced tomatoes, drained<p>1 large jalapeño, deseeded and diced<p>4 cloves garlic, minced<p>1 …

Seafood