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Holidays Can Bring Financial Stress, Here’s How To Reduce It

The holidays are supposed to be a joyful time, but they can also be financially stressful. With gifts, social gatherings and plane tickets home, the costs can start piling up. 

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Inflation Forces Hard Choice For Older Adults

Lenore Angey never imagined she’d have to go back to work at age 76. With an ailing husband and the highest prices she can remember for everything from milk to gasoline, the retired school lunch worker from Cleveland, Ohio, now works part time as a salesperson.

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Is Inflation Affecting Travel Points And Miles?

After years of unusually low prices on airfare and vacation rentals during the pandemic, travel prices have taken off in 2022.

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Why Social Security Checks Are About To Get A Lot Bigger

The U.S. government announced Thursday that Social Security beneficiaries will see an 8.7 percent increase in monthly payments this upcoming year, the largest increase in four decades.

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‘True Cost of Aging’ Index Shows Many Can’t Afford Basic Necessities

Fran Seeley, 81, doesn’t see herself as living on the edge of a financial crisis. But she’s uncomfortably close. Each month, Seeley, a retired teacher, gets $925 from Social Security and a $287 disbursement from an individual retirement account.

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Making The Most Of Hand-Me-Down Decor

As we move through a world of disposable things, it’s easy to forget that previous generations kept nearly everything. Furniture was made to last.

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