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Mastering Money 4/9/21

TEASE It turns out the pandemic was bad for Americans’ health for more reasons than one. As people spent more time indoors, a mountain of scientific research is concluding that spending time in nature is critical to health– and–increases longevity....

Mastering Money 4/8/21

Most investors seek to reduce risk as they near retirement, so in theory, the investment known as a “Target Date” Fund seems like a fit. Every year you own the fund, the allocation changes from the stock side of the portfolio to the BOND side of the...

Mastering Money 4/7/21

The simple material we call Silicon has literally revolutionized human civilization to this point.   Testifying to its greatness is more than 70 years’ worth of steady progress in electronic computing: from the first primitive desktop calculators to...

Mastering Money 4/6/21

Gold has lost some over the past six months, falling to the 1700s from near 2100, a drop of about 16%.  Bitcoin has been stealing all the thunder as an alternative currency, but the analysts at Barron’s are seeing a move back to the yellow metal. ...

Mastering Money 4/5/21

Today on Mastering Money…It’s a MOTLEY FOOL MONDAY!! The Motley Fool Money Show is one of the most popular stock market TALK SHOWS in America today, featuring timely insights from top analysts.    “MOTLEY FOOL...

Mastering Money 4/5/21

Today on Mastering Money…It’s a MOTLEY FOOL MONDAY!! The Motley Fool Money Show is one of the most popular stock market TALK SHOWS in America today, featuring timely insights from top analysts.    “MOTLEY FOOL...

Mastering Money 4/2/21

How well have you done with your investments over your lifetime? You’ve had some good years where you got twenty percent or so perhaps. But, like the rest of us, you’ve had some STINKERS! Statistics show that most investors lose money an average of three...

Mastering Money 4/1/21

Results of several data driven studies have come to the same conclusion:  The highest happiness readings in the world among retired persons, come from those people who own pensions. They scored 7.8 on a 10-point scale. Pensions that provide guaranteed income for...

Mastering Money 3/31/21

One of the biggest questions married couples have about claiming Social Security is:  “When can the lower earning spouse claim fifty percent of the higher earning spouse’s income benefit?”  Another question: can the younger spouse begin...

Mastering Money 3/29/21

  Today on Mastering Money…It’s a MOTLEY FOOL MONDAY!! The Motley Fool Money Show is one of the most popular stock market TALK SHOWS in America today, featuring timely insights from top analysts. “MOTLEY FOOL MONEY”  is...