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5 Reasons Retirees Should Love Florida and 1 Reason They Won't

It's easy to see why the Sunshine State attracts so many seniors, but it does have one glaring flaw.<p>Older Americans have some pretty big decisions to …

Retirement

Your Retirement Countdown: 5 Moves to Make Before Calling It Quits

Ready to bring your career to a close? Here's what you'll need to do first.<p>If you're nearing retirement, you're most likely excited for what lies …

Retirement

Retiring abroad: great health care, cheap rent. Here’s the catch

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>The world is full of tropical paradises and other exotic places where a couple can live …

Retirement

Here Are the 37 States That Don't Tax Social Security Benefits (and the 13 That Do)

Retirees in these states could potentially keep more of their Social Security benefits.<p>Nearly three-fourths of U.S. states don't tax Social Security …

Retirement

The Best Cardio with Weights Workout Session

If you're pressed for time, it's not uncommon to squeeze cardio or aerobic training into the same workout session as your weight training. However, …

Exercise

1 Smart Social Security Move for Americans of All Ages

Every year, the Social Security Administration issues a statement to each American worker. These used to come in the mail, but these days they are …

Pecan-Peach Cobbler Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine first 4 ingredients in a Dutch oven, and let stand 10 minutes or until sugar dissolves. Bring peach mixture to a boil; …

Royal Wedding: Where To Buy Meghan Markle's Exact Wedding Make-Up Products

A complete rundown of every make-up product Meghan Markle wore on her wedding day and where to get your hands on it.<p>We always knew Meghan Markle was going to look seriously beautiful on her wedding day and, of course, she didn't disappoint.<p>Hitting us with enviably flawless au naturel make-up …

I Swapped My $52 Primer for One That's $14, and This Is How It Went

This is the story of a girl… who saw the price of her favorite primer and drowned the whole world—just kidding. Kind of. "Absolutely" reference …

The One Thing You Should Add To Your Coffee For A Faster Metabolism

If you’re a coffee lover, there are few ingredients you would consider adding, other than maybe a spoonful of sugar, milk, and milk froth, that can …

Why Smart People Take Social Security at 62 (Even When They Shouldn't)

Is it really a mistake to claim benefits early?<p>Figuring out when to take Social Security is a tough decision. You can generally claim retirement …

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 …

11 Delicious Low-Carb Desserts Everyone on the Keto Diet Should Try — All on Amazon!

Oftentimes, starting a new diet means also having to give up your favorite sweet treats. Luckily, if you're doing the keto diet, which focuses on low-carb and high-fat foods, you have a few options. Short for ketogenic, this popular diet is all about restricting carbs and consuming higher amounts …

Dessert

A Major Social Security Change Is Coming in 2022

This will be the first time in 40 years this has happened.<p>Without taking anything away from Medicare, Social Security is arguably the most important …

The Best Steak Marinade Recipe

"We use this marinade for rib steaks, but can be used for almost any cut of beef."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup olive oil<p>1/4 cup balsamic vinegar<p>1/4 cup …

The Dumbbell Bench Press Is One of the Best Upper-Body Exercises You Can Do

Don't let a swarm of dudes keep you away from the bench. Here's why it's worth your time.<p>While the bench press may be known as a bro fitness staple …

Here’s Our Simple Secret to an Amazing Omelet

Omelets can be scary: it’s like the entire population of France is watching, just waiting for you to mess up. But the good news is there's no one way …

Medicare covers less than you might think. Here's how to avoid surprises

It's basically a rite of passage: You blow out the candles on your 65th birthday and get to sign up for Medicare.<p>Yet it's kind of like one of those …

Retirement

Light And Fluffy Biscuits Recipe

Combine the flour, salt, baking powder and sugar. in your mixer bowl, cut in the shortening until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.<p>beat eggs and …

How to Hide Dark Circles Like a Pro

Hi, Makeup Geeks!<p>It can be tough to get enough beauty sleep when our lives are filled with so many fun activities! Don’t you think? I know I hardly …

Retirees are leaving America to save money

Retired Americans who are down on their luck are moving out of the country to stretch their savings and Social Security income.<p>“For folks worried …

Everything You Can and Can’t Eat on a Keto Diet

Nutrition

This Anti-Aging Moisturizer Is So Good It Has A 5-Star Review On Sephora

Good Moisturizers For Face<p>A good moisturizer is one of your best defenses against aging skin. It delivers instant hydration, which is needed to …

​Just Try This GM Diet Plan To Lose Belly Fat According To A Nutritionist​

Increase in weight is the major issue faced worldwide. Our modern lifestyle with lack of exercise and wrong eating habits are a major reason for this …

How to Master the Perfect Cut Crease

Do you count stunners such as Lana Del Rey, Adele and Twiggy as your makeup idols? Have you ever spent hours in front of […]

These 50 Keto Recipes Will Have You Wondering Why You Didn't Start Your Diet Sooner

By now you've probably heard all about the high-fat, low-carb ketogenic diet. Transitioning to a full-time keto diet may be difficult for the first few weeks as your body becomes acclimated to using fat instead of glucose as its main energy source. We know transitioning to any diet can be …

Healthy Eating

These Lip-Plumping Glosses Are Like Fillers Without the Commitment

I've always wanted a plump bee-stung pout à la Angelina Jolie, but alas, I have very thin lips. They don't bother me too much until I go to wear …

Want to Know If Someone Is Trustworthy? Look for These 15 Signs

If a person demonstrates these cues and traits, they're keepers.<p>Great relationships give live significantly more purpose, and in business, they translate to resources, advice and stability. Trust is at the heart of these connections. These 15 signs are dead giveaways that you're dealing with a …

The Nude Lipstick Everyone in Hollywood Is Wearing Is on Sale Right Now

Grab those debit cards. A beauty sale like this only comes once in a lifetime. Everything, I repeat, everything is on sale right now on the Marc …

13 Keto Breakfast Recipes That People Are Loving on Pinterest

All are high in fat—and flavor.<p>The ketogenic diet is high-fat and low-carb, and if you pay attention to food and nutrition trends, then you already …