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Dealing with Disability

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  • July 1, 2013

    On the journey to financial freedom, there are the big crises you see coming (replacing an old vehicle, taxes) and the ones you don’t (car accident, major illness,...

  • May 14, 2013

    Younger U.S. workers are turning down good opportunities to grab some affordable disability insurance — and it’s not just because they’re young and believe they’re invincible, at least physically.

    While guarding against unexpected illness...

  • April 16, 2013

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The number of U.S. adults who aren’t confident in their ability to...

  • February 25, 2013

    Scenario: You leave your routine doctor’s visit with a recommendation for additional tests. Concerned about your health, you agree to schedule an appointment for the procedure. The results from the follow up appointment either send you in relief...

  • February 13, 2013

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Married Americans over the age of 50 are splitting up at a record pace, and that presents them with a unique number of problems and challenges.

    According to a...

  • December 13, 2012

    I work in a very high-demand sector of technology with a very high-demand degree. I never thought I would have to worry about losing my job. I especially never thought I would have to worry about...

  • November 14, 2012

    Many Baby Boomers, like me, are sandwiched between caring for our children and our parents. If you’re lucky enough to still have your parents around, like I do, consider yourself blessed. With the many challenges that we face living between...

  • November 12, 2012

    You have our sympathy. We're not going to recommend watching “The Bucket List,” because Jack Nicholson hasn't done a good movie since “The Departed” and because no amount of feel-good schmaltz can paper over the serious questions you have to...

  • November 1, 2012

    While we can't control nature or the ravages of climate change, there are things you can do to safeguard your financial future. True catastrophic coverage is comprehensive and protects more than your assets; it protects your well being in the...

  • October 12, 2012

    The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) allows you to temporarily continue group medical coverage as you adjust to a life event such as job loss,...