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One Check-up Away from Homelessness

Thu, 15 Jan 2015 23:20:52 +0000

Homeless people want to be homeless. Homeless people are lazy. Homeless people are drug addicts or alcoholics.  Homeless people are mentally ill.  How often have you heard those statements?  How many of you believe those statements? It is easy to believe when you see a homeless, dirty person panhandling on the streets. Have you really […]

Best Surround Sound System – Denon AVR-1912 A/V Receiver

Sun, 12 Feb 2012 00:53:27 +0000

Denon’s AVR-1912 audio video receiver is quite simply, fabulous. We have it installed in a large room, 20’ X 22’ with twenty foot ceilings, and the gorgeous sound completely fills the room. On more than one occasion I have whipped around during a movie to see who had entered the room behind me, only to […]

Nursing home advocate — Caring for the Elderly Parent

Sun, 15 Jan 2012 22:18:21 +0000

We all need someone on our side no matter how old or young we are, especially an elderly parent in a nursing home.  After placing my dad in the nursing home, I realized he really needed an advocate there all the time.  My mother is of sound mind and she visited daily but she is […]

The Asia Expat: Thailand Adventures of Two Baby Boomers

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 01:10:27 +0000

  Editor’s note: Baby boomers John and Jane Estes, of Seattle, decided a couple of months ago to chuck it all, put everything in storage and take up the expat’s life in Thailand for a few years. For what’s a pittance by US standards, they managed to rent a large villa on the beach which […]

Urban Fitness – Get Outside and Stay Fit

Fri, 02 Dec 2011 23:27:25 +0000

Urban Fitness – Why Should You Take to Outside Training and Exercise Regime? When your age begins to show on your face, makeup brands like Olay and others prove to be futile after a certain age. The way to look attractive when you have reached the baby boomer stage is, by staying healthy and fit […]

Avoid the Worst Dressed List – What Baby Boomers Should NOT Wear

Sat, 19 Nov 2011 22:02:02 +0000

Avoiding the Baby Boomer Worst Dressed List Guayaberas are my favorite hate attire. If you can hate clothing. Makes you look like a pharmacist or a barber. Now I’m not dissing barbers or druggists, but you guys don’t wear your uniforms around as a fashion statement now do you? I don’t know where I got […]

Airport Security – TSA may back off airport body scanner health study –

Fri, 18 Nov 2011 22:15:35 +0000

For those looking to travel during the upcoming holiday season, here’s a report about those x-ray machines we’re becoming used to. (CNN) — The Transportation Security Administration may back off a plan to conduct an independent study of the health effects of airport body scanners, saying a soon-to-be-released inspector general’s report validates earlier conclusions that […]

The Asia Expat: Expatriate Spotlight on Hong Kong

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 23:38:53 +0000

By Steven Coleman Hong Kong is a semi-autonomous, special administrative region of China, with a population of over 7 million people. The climate is extremely diverse; tropical in the south to subarctic in the north. The terrain is mostly mountainous, with high plateaus, and deserts in west; changing to plains, deltas, and hills in east. The […]

Lee Byers – Expatriate Tax Saving Advantages

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 23:14:20 +0000

Learn About the Expatriate Tax Advantage When you move abroad to live or work permanently overseas, your tax situation changes.  Depending on the nation you originate from, you will need to be non-resident in your old home nation for a set number of days before you can officially claim this non-residency status for tax purposes, […]

60 Minutes Insider Trading Video: Our Elected Inside Traders in Congress

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 18:43:07 +0000

Is it any wonder that Wall Street magnates have gotten away scot-free with precipitating the financial crisis? Not only is there a rotating door between Wall Street firms and our government (Hank Paulsen, former treasury secretary and head of Goldman Sachs, was one of the most prominent, in case memory is short), but our very […]