Doug Wilkinson

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Which States Have Tax Breaks for Retirees?

State Income Taxes in Retirement<p>Which states have tax breaks for retirees?<p>Updated October 04, 2017<p>Out of all 41 states with personal income taxes, 37 …

Retirement

Why Pursue Financial Freedom: Fulfilling Retirement Activity vs. Ideal Job

How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free by Ernie Zelinski continues to offer smart observations on retirement. For example, when people are working, …

Retirement

How to Stop Your Apple Watch From Launching the 'Now Playing' App When Audio Plays on Your iPhone

Most Apple Watch owners will recognize the "Now Playing" app – it automatically launches by default whenever you play audio through the Music or Podcasts app on your iPhone. A similar screen shows when you play audio through any third-party iPhone app that also has an Apple Watch extension, like …

Apps

Futuristic new device lets you talk, text, even use maps with no cell service

If you enjoy hiking, climbing, skiing, or any other activity that generally takes place in a remote area, we found something you definitely need to …

Apps

Joe Hawley retired from NFL. Then he moved into van and hit road in search of new path

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — For eight years, Joe Hawley's life followed an inescapable rhythm — the monotony of practice, film study and offseason workouts, all of it on a seemingly endless loop. The NFL dictated where he had to be and what he had to do. It wrecked his body. It consumed his life.<p>"It’s …

Tampa Bay

The Best Cellular WIFI Internet For RVing - Verizon, AT&T, Sprint or T-Mobile?

Share Email Comments<p>Traveling in a truck camper or RV no longer means being out of touch. With high-speed cellular internet available almost …

RVs

10 Roadside Restaurants Worth Pulling Over For

Usually, stopping to get food during a road trip means settling for whatever you can find at the next few exits or in the next town, but there are …

Travel

How to Pay Zero Taxes Legally in Retirement

And when you pay zero taxes, you shouldn't be doing it the way most people do it -- which is by being broke.<p>5 min read<p>Are you gambling your retirement savings on the idea that your taxes will be lower when you retire? If so, I’ve got some bad news. If you have your retirement savings in a …

Retirement

Want to Work from Home and Save Money? Amazon, Apple, IBM, and Dell Are Hiring for These Remote Jobs

Technical or non-technical positions, there's something here for just about everyone.<p>FlexJobs, a leader in the flexible job movement that's currently disrupting the traditional workforce, has released data about how working remotely will save you money.<p>The average person can save between $4,668 to …

Employment

Fear of the Left: The Most Powerful Force in America Today

Opinion<p>Posted: May 01, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>The dominant …

Rights & Freedoms

Married Couples: Coordinate Social Security Claims to Boost Benefits

Picking the right Social Security claiming strategy can help married couples ensure that each spouse receives the biggest benefits check …

Retirement

Don't Camp at Walmart

Big-box parking lots are an easy stopgap, but there's so much public land waiting for those willing to look a little<p>A few weeks ago, we were headed east on I-10 across southern Arizona en route to Rockhound State Park in Deming, New Mexico, when it became clear that we were going to have to drive …

RVs

12 Ways You Can Absolutely Make Money Online

For many people, making money online would be an absolute dream come true. If they could find a way to make money with a website or some other online venture, they could quit their job to focus on entrepreneurship, spend more time with their family, and finally take back control of their time and …

Marketing

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

What It’S Really Like To Live In An RV Full-Time

Learn how a 6-month road trip turned into living the full-time RV for one family of RV owners.<p>It began the way most just-so-crazy-it-might-work ideas …

Monty Python's 10 funniest sketches

As a Monty Python treasure-trove arrives on Netflix – including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and Monty Python's Flying Circus – it's the perfect moment to look back at 10 of the very best sketches from the masters of surreal comedy.<p>1. The Dead Parrot<p>Arguably the most famous, most …

Mind & Body: What Hiking Does for Your Mental and Physical Health — Washington Trails Association

If you’ve ever had to catch your breath on an uphill stretch of trail or if your legs have felt sore after a hike, you know that hiking is a workout. …

21 lessons for how to get the most out of life, from a guy who retired at 50

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Six years ago, at 50, I took early retirement, sold almost everything I owned and began …

Droplet is Offering Customers More Than Just an Elegant Teardrop Camper | Adventure Sports Network

With a program for owners to rent them out and forthcoming free campgrounds, Droplet is aiming to change the camper game.<p>A few years back, Canadian …

RVs

This Retailer Spent $30,000 on Its Employees--and Got $3 Million of Sales in Return

Gap stores conducted research that might turn industry labor practices upside down--while squashing 4 productivity killers along the way.<p>Everyone's looking for the keys to improved productivity and a way to dramatically improve performance. There are few industries more in need of such secrets than …

Employment

Lacking Muscles? You Need To Eat Like This If You Want To Look Like Tim Robards

Food is the glorious creation that keeps every living organism on this sphere kicking. Somewhere along the line though it became less of a …

Muscle

Light, smart on/off-road teardrop trailer is as cute as a Bean

When we stumbled upon the Bean Trailer, it was its smooth teardrop shape, contrast edge moldings, and voluptuous, 1940s coupe-like fenders that …

Off-roading

This couple turned an old RV into a five-person home for just $3,000

Renovating an old RV is no easy feat, but ambitious couples are taking on the challenge with some seriously incredible results. When sky-high rental …

People Who Are Always Running Late Inevitably Have These 14 Things In Common

So, you're running late. Are you honestly surprised? You're not sure what really slowed you down this time around, but here you are running to …

How to retire without money

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Nearly 60 years ago, a writer calling himself Bob Belmont published a modest little book …

Retirement

Who’s the boss? Why strong leaders are ‘servants’

The best way to get your team to have your back is to win their hearts and minds. The road to that for leaders is to ‘Serve.’<p>The primary role of a …

The Most Beautiful Drives in America, According to Long-Haul Truckers

Everyone who’s ever piloted a car for very long in this massive country of ours -- and its 4 million-odd miles of roads and highways -- will develop …

Explore the civilized side of Southern Utah

Southern Utah’s otherworldly landscapes draw visitors from around the world, but this unique setting has also drawn pioneering artisans who create food, art and oases of hospitality. Bookend your adventurous days here with a wealth of refined dining, cultural experiences and beautifully curated …

National Parks

This is the thing that surprised me the most about early retirement

I've had an early retirement surprise or two. The only real regret I have after retiring early is that I didn't do it sooner. This freedom is …

Retirement

57 Ways to Lose Weight Forever, According to Science

The ultimate list of research-backed weight loss tips that will keep the pounds off for good.