Arbor Day

There is always something to learn.  I learned something new when I was doing a little research on Arbor Day.  I was wondering what I could do a blog on for this month and this subject came to mind.  What … Read More

Need Something To Do!

Are you in a position where you don't need a job anymore but you're not ready to sit home and read a book for hours on end every single day?  Perhaps you've spent the last month golfing every other day … Read More

Where Do I Go With My Money?

How many of you do all your banking online?  I do have a money market account and some CD's online with my Discover Card account, but for my checking account and quick access to another money market account, I still … Read More

History of Valentine’s Day

February 14, a day most guys should not forget!  I saw a very cute post on Facebook the other day where a couple were in the card shop, picked out a card for each other, read them, put them back … Read More

Retirement Closing In

My husband and I are not far from retiring. Actually, I'm closer than he is. He has to work to at least 65 until to continue with our health care coverage. I'm a couple of months older than he is. … Read More

Social Security

Great news for those of you receiving social security benefits, you will be receiving an increase of 2.8%!  Hooray.  Of course, Medicare costs will be rising, so I imagine the increase will be wiped out by that, but hopefully they … Read More

Is Christmas Always a Happy Time?

It's almost Christmas!  If you're like me, you are trying to get a million things done, because, unlike your crazy friend from Ohio who starts Christmas in May, you don't start until December 15th! For some people though, the season … Read More