Retirement and Social Security

Peggy MunroLet's Talk About Money19 Comments

Each spring, as tax season comes to a close, I am reminded of my own mortality. The physical toll of too many hours at my desk, sleep deprivation and a weary brain elevates the simplest tasks, those that were inconsequential in November, to huge endeavors by early April. At this time of year, everything hurts. If the death throes of … Read More

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Peggy MunroLet's Talk About Money52 Comments

What can anyone say about a person who quits a good, well-paying (if slightly overwhelming) job for the uncertainty of self-employment in a new place, far from family and friends? I think I’ve heard it all – from questions over my sanity to expressions of envy to concern over the absence of any sort of business plan. There’s no question … Read More