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Retiring Tina

    Writing Plans in the Sand

    May 02, 2016
    When my husband and I visited Florida a few weeks ago, we spent hours at the beach. We watched kids playing in the sand, young couples holding hands, and seagulls bullying picnic goers for food...
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    Is There a Secret Millionaire in Your Neighborhood?

    Apr 20, 2016
    For a lot of us, the secret number that would make us feel rich is at the million dollar mark, and I think it has a lot to do with the title: millionaire. You might be surprised at how many people in our community can already lay claim to that title.
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    Putting Money Away (Paying Yourself First) When There's Nothing Left to Save

    Apr 18, 2016
    I’ve said it a million times if I’ve said it once. Put money away. Save 10 percent of your income. Fund your 401(k) plan. Pay yourself first. Establish a nest-egg. Spend less than you earn.
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    Kicking Off Financial Literacy Month

    Apr 06, 2016
    “April showers bring May flowers” goes the old saying. It’s also a great lesson about the importance of saving – where weathering some light showers can pay dividends during the nicer days that are to come.
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    Springing Into Retirement

    Mar 30, 2016
    There’s something about spring that takes me back to my younger days. It is partly the feeling of renewed possibility, the return of warm days, outdoor meals, and green on the trees.
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    Caution: Falling Rocks Ahead

    Mar 28, 2016
    This past week my husband and I drove to Florida. It was a fun trip and one just for us. We didn’t need to visit anybody, do any work, or really make any plans at all. We spent a great deal of time on the beach...
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    Grandkids, Sick Days, and Retirement

    Mar 28, 2016
    When I was little, I was sick a lot. I must not have been the most hygienic child because I seemed to staying home from school at least once or twice a month. Being mildly sick as a child with a stomach bug or a cold is so different than it is once you’re an adult.
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    To People Who Want to Save for Retirement But Can't Get Started

    Mar 28, 2016
    While you’re working, retirement is a dream. For some of us, it’s a more distant dream than for others. I know some people who don’t think they’ll ever retire.
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