Category Archives: Holiday

Don’t fall for these 3 holiday shopping scams

By Jeanie Ahn - Senior Producer/Reporter, Yahoo Finance 12/7/18 Consumers are expected to bump up their spending to an average of $1,007, totaling $720 billion – which is up 4% from last year, according to projections from the National Retail Federation. But thieves are constantly coming up with creative ways to steal your money and/or your…
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12 Money-Smart Gifts to Give During Retirement

This was a great, and appropriate article I found today on U.S. News & World Report, written by Rachel Hartman. If you have any other good gift suggestions, please leave a comment at the bottom of this post. With the holidays approaching, you may be receiving wish lists from children and grandchildren. And the larger…
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How To Cook A Turkey

My wife and I have been students of how to cook a turkey for the last 15 years.  With 5 hungry kids, we have to be!  So even though this is a financial planning website, I wanted to share my favorite way to cook a turkey.  I don't remember where we first read this recipe,…
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