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Published: Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:43:37 GMT2017-12-08T10:43:37Z

 



Boomer women reinvent themselves; ElderChicks.com and Apres Group show them how

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:43:37 GMT2017-12-08T10:43:37Z

Thelma Reese, 84, blogs at ElderChicks.com, while ApresGroup.com helps boomer and Gen-X women re-enter the workforce.



To transform VA, Army vet's GetVetsHelp app aims to reduce veterans' suicides

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:14:41 GMT2017-12-07T16:14:41Z

The app GetVetsHelp helps veterans get help for substance abuse to suicide prevention to apartments preventing homelessness. GetVetsHelp can even order a Lyft car for veterans to reach a nearby V.A. hospital.



Philly's leaders need to agree on a plan to make tax deadbeats pay their share | Editorial

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:46:38 GMT2017-12-04T13:46:38Z

Neither Domb nor the administration want to throw people out of their homes. They guarantee that even after strenuous review, if a lien on an owner-occupied home winds up in the pool, it would be pulled out and bond holders would be compensated either by the city putting a new lien in the pool or using cash.



Pay full state and local taxes in 2017, before we lose the deduction in 2018

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:42:36 GMT2017-12-04T13:42:36Z

Defer income this year and give to charity, sell off losing investments or depreciated securities, and pay 2017 state and local tax liabilities in full by Dec. 31. That way, 100 percent of those taxes are deductible on federal tax returns for 2017.



Philly Fed, UPenn host confab on cognitive decline and financial elder abuse

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 21:34:30 GMT2017-12-01T21:34:30Z

At a groundbreaking joint conference, the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank and University of Pennsylvania doctors teamed up for a program on how to keep seniors from being parted with their money.



Don't shop or bank on public wifi, IRS warns. And the IRS never calls

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 21:01:00 GMT2017-11-29T21:01:00Z

The IRS doesn't contact taxpayers by email to request personal or financial information. Nor does the IRS call taxpayers with threats of lawsuits or arrests. But scammers do.



How Trump takeover of consumer agency will let the loan sharks loose | Editorial

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 19:52:42 GMT2017-11-29T19:52:42Z

In its brief existence, the bureau has helped 29 million consumers get back $12 billion stolen by unsavory finance companies. That's a lot of money out of the pockets of those who would exploit consumers, so it's easy to see why the finance industry wants it blown up.