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The 5 Best Small Towns In America

Every year, map publisher Rand McNally sets off to find the best small towns in the country. For its 2013 contest, the publisher sought winners in categories including most beautiful, most fun, most patriotic, friendliest, and best food.<p>Citizens were encouraged to vote for their hometowns, and a …

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The 6 Best Small Towns In America, According To Rand McNally (PHOTOS)

All small towns have their perks -- from the peace and quiet to the lack of tourists (and not to mention, the simple fact you tend to get more square footage for your money), it sure seems like they are the standout winners when compared to urban areas.<p>But just like big cities, no two tiny towns …

America's Most Romantic Towns (PHOTOS)

Carly Holbrook came to Aspen, Colo., for the Winter X Games, but left with the love of her life.<p>The public relations exec recalls meeting her future husband after a free concert, a few cocktails, and some impromptu salsa dancing. "As he walked me back to my friend's house later that night," …

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America's Best Cities: San Francisco Ranked As Number One (PHOTOS)

Though no surprise to the 800,000 people who live in San Francisco, cities across the nation were humbled by the foggy metropolis when it was ranked number one in Bloomberg Businessweek's annual America's 50 Best Cities list.<p>Utilizing Bloomberg Rankings, Businessweek.com evaluated 100 of the …

Top Places To Retire Rich

<b>Click here for the Forbes list of 25 top places to retire rich.</b><p>For years, <i>Forbes</i> has cranked out lists highlighting the best places to live in retirement with an eye toward economic value. Some have had a theme–suburbs, working retirement, active retirement, abroad, even specific inner-city …

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. …

Best Places to Live 2012 - Top 100: 1-25 � Money Magazine

What home is complete without a casino and Star Wars-themed bar? Get an entertaining palace in Carmel, Ind., Money's Best Place to Live. Watch<p>The Lime Truck's owner serves up California fusion in his old hometown, and is a driving force behind the O.C.'s growing mobile food scene. Watch<p>Get a modest …

Lists of the Best Places to Live Around the World

Finding the best places to live and move to takes a little research, but to help many companies and organizations have done a lot of the legwork for …

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We know the best seaside towns, mountain hamlets, desert oases and more! Many places are more affordable for retirement than you might think.<p>In each …

Best Places to Retire to

A dozen cities with top-notch services, plenty to do, and a tax-friendly climate that lets retirees hang on to more of their money. When it comes to …

99 Best Places to Retire in the U.S.

...Are you searching for that great place to retire?<p>...Do you yearn for that weekend or vacation home?<p>...Do you just want to put your hard earned …

Best Places to Live

Magazine publishers provide insight on the best places to live in America<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated June 03, 2018<p>When I decided it was time to get the …

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Outdoor Living<p>Stunning Floral Decor for Your Next Outdoor Party<p>Make your backyard bash a floral affair by giving stems the star treatment<p>Make your …

24 Best Places to Live and Work

Try on some dreams<p>To compile our list of the West’s best places to live and work (6 winners and 18 runners-up), <i>Sunset</i> editors hit the road (and the …

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5 Great Part Time Jobs for Working Retirees

En español | Maybe you're not ready to fully retire because of financial constraints or because you enjoy your work, but you don't want to stick with …

Best Places to Live and Retire In Small Towns

En español | In thinking about your retirement plans, are you drawn to urban living but deterred by the chaos, crowds and high cost of big-city …

America's Happiest Seaside Towns 2013

1 of 11<p>10. Pescadero, California<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>9. La Jolla, California<p>3 of 11<p>8. Pa'ia Town, Maui<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 11<p>7. Kennebunkport, …

9 Jobs You Can Do from Home

Make Extra Cash<p>Whether you already work and want to make more money, or are retired and looking to supplement your income, there are jobs out there …

The Best Part-Time Jobs for You

Jobs for the Over 50 Set<p>What are the best part-time jobs for you? We put the question to Tim Driver, founder and CEO of Retirementjobs.com, and Kerry …

Score the Best Discounts If You’re 55+

Save More Money Now!<p>Getting older has its perks, like wisdom and experience, sure, but also serious discounts on everything from an oil change for …

The Best Time to Buy Everything

Everybody loves a good deal. But when it comes to deep, deep discounts, it helps to know the right time to buy certain items. That’s because, in …

7 Steps to Starting Your Own Business Over 50

The <i>New</i> Retirement<p>Thinking of starting a business? You’re not alone. According to The Kauffman Foundation, an organization that studies …

Top 6 College Towns to Retire In

You don’t have to be in your 20s to enjoy the life of a co-ed. With discounted (and sometimes even free) opportunities to audit classes, attend …

8 Ways to Save Money on Movie Tickets

Going to the movies used to be a cheap escape from summer heat, gloomy winter evenings, or just a boring afternoon. But in recent years, ticket …

How Save Money on Cable and Internet

When you're looking to get a better deal on cable and internet, the first step is to think about what you're paying for — and what you actually use. …

Senior Discounts, All of Them

You might already know that being over a certain age (sometimes 50, sometimes 60) entitles you to discounts and extra savings, but knowing which …

10 Great Cities for Over-50 Job Seekers

Working it Out<p><b>The good news:</b> The unemployment rate for older workers is dropping. According the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it now stands at 5% for …

The Big Estate-Planning Goof You May Be Making

You may have made a giant estate planning mistake without even knowing it — forgetting to update the names of your beneficiaries for your …