Bobby Hawkins

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Financial Setbacks Can Strengthen Your Finance

Tweet26<p>Pin<p>Share23<p>Flip<p>+11<p>Shares 50<p>I just read an article from Fidelity – Lessons from the financial crisis, and it made some interest points. It’s …

Moving West - Part 2

We’ve arrived. We’ve left our empty nest, downsized, and relocated from the southeast to the southwest. For the first time in five months, we, our …

Democrat Henry Waxman to retire after 40 years

California lawmaker was one of the most activist legislators in Congress, whose work affected federal policies on health care, energy and the environment.<p>WASHINGTON – Rep. Henry Waxman of California, a liberal power broker for 40 years and a top ally of Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, said Thursday …

Will Retirement Stress You Out?

Many people think they will no longer have stress in retirement. Safely crossing the finish line into retired life is the end goal of years spent working and saving, and we deserve to leave our troubles behind and be happy. But preparing for retirement is no guarantee that your retirement will be …

Retirement: It Just Might Be Good For Your Health

If you’re contemplating retirement, you’ve probably given a lot of thought to its impact on your finances. But have you considered how retiring might affect your health?<p>The latest in the debate over whether retirement improves or worsens health appears in the current issue of <i>The Journal of Human</i> …

If You Are Willing To Delay Your Retirement A Little, You Can End Up With A Lot More Money

When people—especially baby boomers–start to get serious about retirement planning, they are almost always shocked and dismayed. That occurs for two reasons.<p>First, they discover that they simply haven’t saved enough money. According to the Employee Benefit Research Institute, more than 60% of …

How To Choose Your Best Place To Retire

It seems like every time you go online or open a magazine, there’s a new ranking of the ideal places to live or retire. Money magazine just came out today with its annual list of “America’s Best Places to Live,” featuring what it deems the 50 best small towns in the nation at any stage of life. …

Retirement: How to 'Set It And Forget It'

The polls are clear and dismaying. Just 13% of Americans are “very confident” in their retirement planning, while 38% are “somewhat confident,” the Employee Benefit Research Institute found in a 2013 poll.<p>That means nearly half of us (49%) are somewhere on the other side of that line. Shockingly, …