Monthly Archives: November 2013

Tips for Dealing With Business Disasters

It’s going to happen some day: A key employee is badly injured in an accident; a power outage knocks out your computers; a tornado takes out your warehouse. Unexpected emergencies can momentarily shut down operations, or even worse, put you … Continue reading

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Small Business Credit Cards May Lack Consumer Protections

By Martha C. White Oct. 14, 20131 Comment In the wake of the financial crisis, Congress passed the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 to keep credit card issuers from doing things like jacking up customers’ rates … Continue reading

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Can I just sign up for Obamacare once I’m sick?

http://money.cnn.com/2013/10/09/news/economy/obamacare-insurance-sick/index.html You can only sign up for insurance on the Obamacare exchanges through March 31. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) There are many assumptions about what the effects of Obamacare will be. This series aims to separate myths from realities and answer … Continue reading

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7 Retirement Mistakes to Steer Clear Of

http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2013/10/07/7-retirement-mistakes-to-steer-clear/?intcmp=trending With all the planning we need to do for retirement, wouldn’t it be great if we could call up a retirement planner? Unfortunately, “retirement planners” don’t exist. What do exist, however, are certified financial planners,  who can help you … Continue reading

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Social Security Rise to Be Among Lowest in Years

http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/10/13/social-security-rise-among-lowest-years-cola/ Bradley C. Bower/APBY STEPHEN OHLEMACHER WASHINGTON — For the second straight year, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January. Preliminary figures suggest a benefit increase of … Continue reading

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How to Pick the Right Life Insurance Policy

I’m 24 years old, and I have a wife and child. We’ve been following your plan, and I’m about to buy life insurance. Should I get a 20- or 30-year term policy? -Derek Dear Derek, I think the big question … Continue reading

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How to Pick the Right Life Insurance Policy

I’m 24 years old, and I have a wife and child. We’ve been following your plan, and I’m about to buy life insurance. Should I get a 20- or 30-year term policy? -Derek Dear Derek, I think the big question … Continue reading

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Many Customers Don’t Understand Their Credit Card Rewards

More than a third of credit card users say they are either unaware of or do not completely understand the benefits associated with their cards, according to the J.D. Power 2013 Read more: http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2013/08/28/many-customers-dont-understand-their-credit-card-rewards/#ixzz2dIEj6UbS

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