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For a low-cost retirement, get down with creativity

Here at the Eliscu Institute of Economics and Depression, we’ve been studying retirement and financial sustainability, a project known as “U R Screwed.” And...

God [sniff] bless [sneeze] us all [cough, cough]

I admit it was pretty shocking. I looked in the mirror one morning, and my mother looked back at me. Yup. There was Marge. I...

How much is that froggy in the window?

I'm a widow, still mourning the loss of my husband, Ted. Friends often suggest I get a pet, which is kinder than telling me...

Worries of wimp

My friend’s going to China. Probably to help orphans. Or climb Mount Fuji. (“Um, wrong country,” she says.) Oops. My life? Coffee and Hallmark movies....

Bravely taking control

Now that I am a widow, it seems less cozy to be snowed in, in Maine, without my personal bear to hug, fuzz and...

Bringing home the bacon

It's the end of 2015. In a world full of big problems, I sit and ponder what's making the headlines: Who buys more lottery...

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