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This Could Be a Game-Changer for Retirement Savers

Legislation that would dramatically increase an important contribution limit just cleared a major hurdle.<p>The House of Representatives recently passed …

Retirement

Chocolate Avocado Bread

Avocado is a healthy fat so naturally we wanted to see if we could use avocado in place of the fat in our favorite zucchini bread. Now that there's …

Food

How To Make the Ultimate Marinade for Tender Grilled Steak — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

A marinade is like an insurance policy for your grilled steak — not only will a simple marinade add flavor, but it will also help protect the beef …

BBQ

What is Governance - Define your Strategy

As mentioned in part one of this two part blog series: What is Governance – Getting Started, the most difficult part of creating a SharePoint …

When It Comes To Personal Finance, Don't Believe Everything You Read

One of the most valuable concepts I learned in studying economics is the importance of factoring in all the consequences of an action, especially ones that aren’t always apparent upfront. I was reminded of that lesson when I recently read three different financial planning articles that came to …

Retirement

These are the biggest mistakes people make with Medicare

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Most Americans in, or near, retirement know too little about Medicare, causing them to …

Health Care

Here's What the Proposed Retirement Savings Changes Could Mean to You

As part of “Tax Reform 2.0,” Republicans are proposing some major changes to retirement savings in the United States.<p>House Ways and Means Committee …

Retirement

The Ultimate Berry Crumble Recipe

"I don't tack the word ultimate onto just any recipe. This berry well may be my favorite summer dessert, with the perfect balance of sweet and tart, …

Here's Why I Plan to Take Social Security at 64

There are good reasons to start collecting early and to start late -- here's why I'm aiming closer to the middle.<p>When to start collecting Social …

70% of Households Are Missing Out on This Important Tax Break

This tax break could be worth thousands -- and taking advantage of it could help you have a more secure retirement.<p>Did you know the government will …

30 Classic Cookies from Vintage Church Cookbooks

These vintage cookie recipes will bring up all the nostalgia—and all the compliments!<p>Vanilla Wafer Cookies<p>These buttery cookies bake up chewy and …

What Is a Trust? A Guide to the Types of Trusts and Their Uses

The Business Dictionary defines a trust as a "legal entity created by a party (the trustor) through which a second party (the trustee) holds the …

The Secret to Perfectly Fried Fish Is an Ingredient You Probably Have in Your Pantry

The universally loved fish fry—from Lenten Fridays to slaw- and hush puppy-filled summer gatherings—transforms flaky white fillets into golden-fried …

Introducing SharePoint Starter Kit

We are happy to announce the availability of a new SharePoint Starter Kit open-source project, which can be used to demonstrate possibilities with …

Do you want to archive a Team? This is how you do it!

If you’ve been using Microsoft Teams for a while now you’ve probably missed the ability to archive those teams that are not active.<p>Ever since I …

26 Reasons Why Modern SharePoint Online Site Permissions are a Hot Mess!

This is a very long post, so please bear with me. It is for advanced SharePoint users only, not beginners.<p>This modern drive by Microsoft has got very …

How Document Management and Content Management Differ

Many companies look to streamline business processes by automating business information management. However, the number of management solutions can …

One Big Retirement Lie... And What You Need To Know About It

Over the last few decades, retirement planning, and even the very essence of what it means to be “retired,” has dramatically changed. And while some of the “old” rules of retirement still apply, those looking to enjoy a comfortable retirement in today’s world often need to buck old trends.<p>Case in …

Retirement

If You Itemize Your Deductions, It's Time For A Checkup On Your Taxes

Did you itemize your deductions on a Schedule A last year? If so, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) encourages you to do a quick checkup on your taxes. By plugging your current tax data into the withholding calculator on the IRS website, you can do a “paycheck checkup” and avoid any nasty …

Retirement

Suze Orman shares the biggest money mistake that almost everyone makes

No matter what your main financial goal is — a house, early retirement or just getting out of debt — odds are you'd like to boost your income. But …

This Is What Life Without Retirement Savings Looks Like

Many seniors are stuck with lives of never-ending work—a fate that could befall millions in the coming decades.<p>CORONA, Calif.—Roberta Gordon never thought she’d still be alive at age 76. She definitely didn’t think she’d still be working. But every Saturday, she goes down to the local grocery store …

Retirement

Ten Inexpensive (and Quick) Ways to Liven Up Cooking at Home

One of the biggest money savers that Sarah and I have ever incorporated into our lives is to make cooking at home <i>normal</i>. By “cooking at home,” I …

BBQ Dry Rub Recipe

"My family has been making this dry rub for years. It is awesome on country-style ribs and pork steaks!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/4 cups white sugar<p>1 1/4 cups …

3 Social Security Milestones You Can't Afford to Ignore

Keep an eye on these key dates in the future.<p>Social Security is in financial trouble. Thanks to demographic shifts, more workers are retiring than …

Time Travel Logic Pro X Template

Baked Jerk Chicken

What do you do after you've wrapped up a stint as the head chef of Noma in Copenhagen? If your Dan Giusti—who held the position for three years—you …

10 Surprisingly Common Estate Planning Mistakes

From the obvious to the highly obscure, estate-planning problems have one thing in common: They can cause huge, costly headaches for your loved ones. …

10 Vegetarian Dishes to Bring to the Potluck — Recipes from The Kitchn

Whether or not you know there will be vegetarians at your next potluck, it's never a bad idea to bring something meatless just in case. Plus, more …

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 …

Recipe: Salt and Vinegar Cucumbers — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're in need of something crisp and refreshing alongside whatever you're serving — be it grilled shrimp or a roast chicken — let this be your …

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