LIVING IN RETIREMENT Difficult Pension Benefit Decision
At retirement, if you have a pension, you have to make a difficult decision that could negatively impact your future financial security and that of your spouse. Most people with company pension plans ... Posted on 3/6/14 at 5:02 PM
PLANNING INFORMATION AND RESOURCES Four Tips for Tax-Savvy Investors
A century ago, author Mark Twain wrote that the difference between a taxidermist and a tax collector is that the taxidermist only takes your skin.
Today, the IRS isn't any more popula... Posted on 3/3/14 at 7:00 AM
IN THE BLACK Building a Strong Financial Foundation
During the month of January, Suze Orman will be providing information to
Building a Strong Financial Foundation on her weekly show. The information and videos of the segments are also available at t... Posted on 1/19/14 at 7:18 PM
STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Political notebook: Bachmann may be retiring, but looks ahead
By Don Davis
The most colorful member of Minnesota's congressional delegation does not sound like she is retiring.
Republican U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's column looking back at 2013 and ahead to 2014... Posted on 1/6/14 at 8:57 AM
NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE Business Pro Series at NDSCS-Fargo
By Sarah Hoffbeck
Have you heard about the Business Pro Series available at NDSCS-Fargo? Its a series of business courses that are ideal for adult learners, people who want to fill in specific gaps i... Posted on 4/5/13 at 3:18 PM
Thinking about buying a new outdoor table and chairs in the spring? To help you get started, the Good Housekeeping Research Institute researched five of the most common materials. While many sets are designed to be left out all year, it’s best to cover all furniture when you’re not using it.
When I tell people I’m an avid coupon shopper, I think many of them immediately get a mental image of a harried mom shuffling through hundreds of loose bits of paper in the checkout lane. Nothing could be further from the truth.
GRAND FORKS – A new survey shows North Dakotans might not be as financially capable as the average American – despite the state’s relatively minor impact from the economic recession that devastated much of the country.
Ryan Johnson, Forum Communications Co.
, December 21, 2010
Last week, we discussed pricing cycles at the supermarket. Every shopper knows that prices fluctuate for a given product at the store. Since the prices of your groceries change week to week, how do you know when you’re getting a good deal?
Q: “Jill, I am an avid reader of your column. I started couponing recently and love it. I had no idea you could get so many things free with coupons. Could you describe your typical shopping trip? How do you spot good deals?”
To find playthings worthy of the third annual awards, Good Housekeeping Research Institute considered hundreds of new toys and board games – for their fun factor, of course, but also for skill-building and to spark imaginations.
Last week, a reader asked if it’s more cost-effective to plan meals around what’s on sale or based on the coupons you might have in hand. If you stock up on foods that you eat regularly, you’ll soon find yourself “shopping” and meal-planning from supplies in your pantry and freezer versus limiting yourself to what’s on sale at the store any given week.
Maybe there’s a silver lining to the economy’s recent nosedive: A quasi-cashless society has cropped up on the Internet throughout the past couple of years wherein you can swap for all kinds of great goods.
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