If you had met me in the summer of 2003, my life would have appeared pretty much like yours—or your neighbor’s or sister’s or friend’s. I was a wife and a mother who was working full time and taking care of her family. Balancing the demands of all those roles was difficult sometimes, but I […]
Let’s get to the point. If you have a job and depend on that income to pay for all of life’s necessities, you need disability insurance. Sounds straightforward, right? But when only about a third of working Americans have this important coverage, there is definitely room for clearing up some misconceptions. Here are 10 facts […]
Think you’re smarter than your paycheck? Well, try your luck with the Paycheck Pop Quiz. There are five short videos, each with a question. If you get all five answers right, leave a comment and let us know and you’ll get a prize from the LIFE Foundation (scouts honor on this!).
So there I was, hanging out at the bar having dinner last Tuesday. Next to me was this guy with a flight of wine glasses. Out of curiosity, I had to ask, “What’s your favorite? He gave a long look at the three glasses and then said, “the pinot from Washington State. It’s light, smooth […]
Why are soap operas so riveting? Is it because the characters are larger than life and always, always live in a really big, fancy house, regardless of their profession or income? Or, maybe it’s due to the fact that despite everything being over the top—from the plot to hairdos—there is a kernel of truth in […]