I can say that all of these choices make for an exhilarating and sometimes exhausting vacation which lasts well past the 6 days of vacation time. The payoff is well worth all of the hard and overwhelming decisions that were made. The vacation always ends with fond memories captured … [Read more...] about The Magical World of Retirement
With the 2011 tax season now in the rear view mirror for most of us, we suggest that we can turn our attention to something more meaningful, such as ensuring that we take advantage of tax planning opportunities in 2012. But how can we make meaningful planning decisions this year when we are not sure … [Read more...] about 4 Ideas for Tax Planning – 2012
I was fortunate to attend the Valley Hospital Foundation Lecture Series titled “Passages in Caregiving: The Most Memorable Passage in your Life” last week at the Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey. The moving presentation was given by Gail Sheehy, bestselling author and literary journalist. … [Read more...] about Visiting with author Gail Sheehy
One of the most significant days of the year occurs the second Sunday of May. That day of course is Mother’s Day. As everyone struggles to find the perfect gift for their perfect mother, many may choose to purchase a bouquet of flowers. Mother’s Day accounts for one-fourth of the floral purchases … [Read more...] about Happy Mother’s Day!