September 15, 2010
The social security system in China is based upon guidelines issued by the central government, although the specifics and administration of the system is managed at the local level. This is the only ..
December 11, 2008
The following is a true story. Someone of my acquaintance got himself more car than he could afford, so he leased. For the uninitiated, leasing is a means by which one can use a car and only pay the ..
November 23, 2008
What if there was an easy way to implement a whole new approach to retirement funding, pension planning, and Social Security? Would the politicians be interested? Let's find out. What if the new ..
October 16, 2008
When you are living off of your investments and your social security, it is devastating to watch your portfolio go down in value substantially. You do have options to safeguard your portfolio value. ..
October 09, 2008
The social security and supplemental income disability programs are the largest federal programs providing assistance to people with disabilities. Social security disability insurance pays you and ..
September 23, 2008
Of all the issues addressing the presidential nominees, Social Security has been largely ignored - which is frustrating since Social Security disability and SSI affects millions of people in our ..
September 14, 2008
The U. S. government has released an extremely helpful and easy-to-use retirement savings calculator to help you calculate and understand your retirement finances. To learn more about it, why it ..
September 13, 2008
The fact about identity theft is that it doesn't matter what you do to protect yourself against it, you will not keep the identity thieves from getting your personal information. You can shred every ..
August 28, 2008
There are many points to argue about what is right and wrong when it comes to Social Security and other age based entitled programs. But one point I think we can all agree on without beating the ..
August 27, 2008
I am not primarily about making political comments; I am about promoting Purpose in Life principles to guide each of us in making good decisions and living up to our highest and best potential. Yet, ..
August 25, 2008
There aren't too many things that are more devastating and embarrassing as being deported to another country. And while this is never the intent, to be deported or to be embarrassed, it happens every .
August 21, 2008
Many young people feel that by the time they retire, there won't be any social security money. Although people have been saying this for the last thirty to forty years, social security is still going .
August 17, 2008
Refugees are an everyday part of our global world. Unfortunately, there are regions of the world where political unrest has brought desperation to the innocent civilians caught in the middle of ..
August 06, 2008
Senator Obama, With your theme of “Change, " it's time to get a good look our nation's fiscal debate. “How do we pay for it?" When introducing new policy proposals, candidates for ..
July 31, 2008
There are over six billion people on planet earth. Homo sapiens have proved themselves through time as the beings that are most able to adapt to the current trial and tribulations of the environment, .
July 27, 2008
Wikipedia defines retirement as the point where a person stops employment completely. A person may also semi-retire and keep some sort of retirement job, out of choice rather than necessity. This ..
July 27, 2008
Our retirement was to be a combination of Social Security, Pension Plans, and Personal Savings, but today all three are in jeopardy and an alternative is needed. Social Security is billions of ..
July 23, 2008
Are you thinking about postponing retirement? Many are having second thoughts now that property values and stocks have declined so drastically. After spending many nights in the past, discussing and .
July 18, 2008
If you were born between 1945 and 1964 you are part of a huge group of people worldwide known as the “baby boomers". The oldest baby boomers are about to retire however over the next 10 years ..
July 18, 2008
The Retirement Rules are being rewritten We will probably out live our savings! Will we be able to afford quality health care when we need it. Will we be able to retain our independence and remain ..
July 13, 2008
The writing is on the wall (street, that is), and it is telling us that we need to reaffirm the United States as the dominant force in the global economy, and that we have to do more to protect our ..
July 12, 2008
How in the world is anyone able to retire right now the way the economy and the stock market is? Everywhere you turn there's bad news on the horizon, stocks are down, fuel prices are up, people are ..
July 11, 2008
Social Security, to most people, means old age and retirement benefits. However, Social security pays other benefits, one of which is disability. The procedure for collecting disability benefits can .
July 10, 2008
Just investing in a retirement plan does not guarantee that you will be financially secure at your retirement. One mistake in planning for your retirement could land a baby boomer in a heap of ..
July 10, 2008
When you think of Identity Theft, what is the first thing you think of? Someone has hacked into my online bank account, is using my ATM card or credit card illegally. My financial resources are being .