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Financial planning

Planning your finances in preparation for retirement.

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  • Home loan interest rates, federal funds rates and inflation in USA March 11, 2023
    Correlation There is typically a correlation between home loan interest rates, bank cash rates, and inflation in the USA. Home loan interest rates tend to be influenced by a variety of factors, including the federal funds rate (which is set by the Federal Reserve), inflation expectations, and the overall health of the economy. Generally speaking, when the ...
  • Financial planning October 23, 2020
    What is a financial plan? A financial plan mainly reflects the current financial situation of a person, the person’s monetary goals, and the necessary steps to be undertaken to achieve those set goals. A financial plan may be personally formulated or with the aid of a board-certified financial planner.  What are the steps involved in financial planning?  First ...
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6 Tips To Increase Your Instagram Presence

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Instagram now has more than 1 billion monthly active users, just as experts estimated it would by the end of […]

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Is Your Next Step A Career Shift?

September 6, 2019

Is your next step a career shift? Over the last few years many people have been affected by severe career […]

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Stay at Home Moms Returning to Work

April 20, 2018

Due to the economy a lot of stay at home moms are finding themselves having to go back into the […]

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All I want for Christmas is YOU … to feel some joy! When you reflect on 2014, I hope it […]

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The 15 Most Deadly Resume Mistakes to Avoid

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What resume mistakes should you avoid doing? One of the most frequent question I receive is about resumes. More specifically, […]

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Your Job Search Brand is YOU

February 26, 2019

YOU are your ‘brand”, and the way you present yourself to future employers is the way that brand is being marketed. Are you doing all you can to make the best impression?

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What Are Your Next Steps Going To Be?

October 31, 2019

I’m often asked “Are you still working?”.  Well, yes I am….but the next question usually involves what I do, and […]

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Coping With The Death Of Your Parents

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How Have You Coped With The Death Of Your Parents? It doesn’t matter how old you are, or how emotionally […]

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12 Crucial Factors for Career Satisfaction

August 1, 2019

Education expands your career opportunities and skill set but isn’t exactly a guarantor of success or career satisfaction. Career satisfaction depends […]

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The Money Making Scandal That Is Obesity

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Originally published as ‘Obesity – it’s a money making scandal’ by Dr Shirley MD, republished with the author’s permission. I […]

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Has Ageism Affected You?

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How to Build a Powerful Professional Network

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Once you are employed and intend to stay employed for some time, it is important to build a powerful professional […]

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Top 25 Home Business Ideas for Baby Boomers

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Let’s get your entrepreneurial sparks flying with these home business ideas, based on your current skills and expertise.  We started […]

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Matching Your Personal Passion to a Promising Career

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“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” – Theodore Roosevelt Passion can be a powerful motivating […]

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London is a vibrant and dynamic city with a wide range of things to see and do. Here are just […]

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Cruise ship entertainment involves everything from full-on variety shows in the theatre to small venue entertainment.  It’s the small venue entertainment that entices […]

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