• What You Need To Know About Identity Theft

    by  • October 4, 2012 • 1 Comment

    With our increasing dependence on the World Wide Web, identity theft is now more than ever a threat to all of us. There are no guarantees that we will not become the next victim of this crime. This is why the more we know about identity theft, the more equipped we will be to...

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    What Do Diets and Budgets Have In Common

    by  • September 28, 2012 • 5 Comments

    Diet Budget

    Did you know the US government has a list of the most popular New Year’s resolutions? No, this is not some form of “Big Brother watching” way of keeping track of the goals we set for ourselves but a list of most popular resolutions with links to useful web resources to help achieve them....

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    The Intangible Costs of Long Term Care

    by  • August 28, 2012 • 0 Comments

    Since the dawn of time the circle of care for most families usually follows a very predictable pattern: parents take care of children when they are little and then when parents are old, the children take care of them. Little has changed in that arrangement throughout the centuries and most of us are prepared...

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    Til Debt Do Us Part

    by  • August 9, 2012 • 0 Comments

    We have all heard the statistics – 50% of marriages in the US end in divorce. It’s a shocking and a very discouraging statistic and one that has not changed much in the past three decades, according to recent data from the National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG). Marriage counselors and divorce attorneys will...

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    How to Take Advantage of This Zombie Economy

    by  • July 18, 2012 • 0 Comments

    It has already been almost four years since the beginning of the Great Depression in 2008 and the economic reports do not seem to get more encouraging. Actually for a while we were feeling hopeful that a recovery is well on its way when towards the end of 2011 and into the first quarter...

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    Taking the Mystery Out of Retirement Planning

    by  • July 13, 2012 • 1 Comment

    Money.gov is a useful resource for personal finance. It is the U.S. government’s website dedicated to teaching all Americans the basics about financial education. Whether you are buying a home, balancing your checkbook, or investing in your 401(k), the resources on MyMoney.gov can help you maximize your financial decisions. Throughout the site, you will...

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    Do’s and Don’ts When Getting Out of Debt

    by  • July 12, 2012 • 4 Comments

    A significant part of my practice at the Baron Group is helping families get out of debt. Without a doubt, being debt-free is not only a requirement for financial freedom but also in most cases what is needed to be able to achieve financial goals and be able to retire. The unfortunate reality is...

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