December 2014

Want to generate some extra cash these days? So do scammers pitching these hottest job hoaxes of this holiday season: Mystery Shopping: True, you can earn about $20 per shop applying for opportunities with the Mystery Shopping Providers Association or at stores, but don’t pursue unsolicited...

1. In 2014 the number of states where same-sex marriages are legal reached 32, plus the District of Columbia. Next year sexless marriages finally become illegal, making most married people lawbreakers. 2. The Secret Service couldn’t keep an uninvited civilian from simply walking through the White...

This is the moment Mary McArdle dreads. She steps up to the curb on Orange Avenue in downtown Orlando, headed for St. James Cathedral, just across the street, where she'll meet with her friends at the Prime Timers senior group for their monthly luncheon. At 77,...

With the holidays upon us, it brings to mind people in need who are unable to care for themselves. One such population that I am speaking of are the elderly population within long-term nursing care facilities. Specifically, those dealing with mental illness. As we grow old,...

As of 2010, approximately 285 million people worldwide had diabetes. And it is projected by 2030, this number will double. When many people think of Type 2 diabetes, they think of eating too many sweets. While this can contribute to the development of diabetes, it is...

Retirement is a major life transition that requires changes to your income and lifestyle. Here are the final preparations you should be making if you plan to retire in 2015. Decide when to sign up for Social Security. When you sign up for Social Security drastically...