Browsing Archive September, 2012
Geriatric Financial Management Update
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Geriatric Financial Management Update

    Along with FINCON12 I've visited my Dad and worked on his finances.  I'll talk about how he's doing now and then I'll review the latest financial lessons. Alzheimer's is relentless. Dad's mid-stage symptoms are worse and his brain is losing control of his emotions. He has trouble remembering ...

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More Lessons Learned on Insurance (part 2 of 2)
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More Lessons Learned on Insurance (part 2 of 2)

Last week's post covered the basic insurance issues when you're just starting out. You'll insure your personal property and your vehicle for the financial catastrophes that you can't cover on your own, and you'll control the costs by using high deductibles. Insurance expenses make it even riskier to own a home while ...

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Lessons Learned on Insurance
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Lessons Learned on Insurance

After Jeff Rose's life insurance awareness movement, a reader asked: "Nords, what insurance do you carry?" Hunh. I've never thought of myself as an insurance role model, unless you're part of a dual-military retiree couple with just one kid. Technology has certainly brought down the price of the insurance decision, ...

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Lifestyles in Hawaii: “Naked on the beach”
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Lifestyles in Hawaii: “Naked on the beach”

(Sorry about that cheesy title. As a writer, I couldn't resist the double entendre. As a blogger, I couldn't resist the SEO. I assure you that the spammers will punish me for my transgressions...) Hey, it's Labor Day, and you're probably not going to read this post until you're back at work the next day... or at ...

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