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The Truth About Lifetime Spousal Support

By Don Schweitzer When actors Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced their plans for divorce in June, the significance of their 10-year marriage became the focus of media attention. In…

Dorothy’s Place: Attic Treasures

By Dorothy Denne The attic of my aunt’s farm house contained a wealth of treasures for children’s imaginations. My cousins and I could form a terrific music group. One of…

Dorothy’s Place: Mail Order Magic

By Dorothy Denne Catalogs galore in the mailbox. It’s mail order magic time. First is a roll-on product for ladies that promises you can say good-bye to unsightly, unwanted hair.…

Estate Planning for Your Digital Legacy

By Alexandra Smyser What Happens to Your Digital Presence When You’re Incapacitated or Dead? I recently met a couple who were both digital artists. They each had their own computers…

What It’s Like to Grow up in a Hostel

On our recent trip to Brazil, my friends and I stayed at the Villa Française hostel in Salvador da Bahia, which is run by two French ex-pats, Stephanie and Nathalie.…

In The Waiting Room

By Nick Kipley The mentally disabled man sitting in the wheelchair pukes into hospital-issue green-plastic vomit bag held open at spittoon-width by a green-plastic ring and his mother pats him…

The Case for “Vape” (E-cigarettes)

By Nick Kipley Last week, California Sen. Mark Leno filed Senate Bill 140. If ratified into law, it would combine the sale and distribution of electronic cigarettes with the pre-existing…

How Starbucks Hopes to Profit from MLK Day

By Nick Kipley According to an article published by the Boston Globe in 2011, sales of the Frappuccino make up roughly a fifth of Starbuck’s revenue. Possibly to counter a…

Three Keys to Strengthening Your Financial Resolve in 2015

It takes a lot of practice (and willingness) to become a champion of responsible spending and saving to meet your long-term goals. If you’re a bit out of shape in…

The Pen IS Mightier than the Sword – “La plume est plus forte que l’epee.”

The Pen IS Mightier than the Sword – “La plume est plus forte que l’epee.”

“We feel at the Charlie Hebdo team that we need to forgive” By Terry Miller While the global newsroom and its collective community, condemns the murders of the French journalists,…

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