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25 Worst Passwords


You are shopping online. You discover a new website and find something you can’t live without. In order to buy, you must first set up an account with a user name and password. You go with your old reliable password. Don’t do it. Research shows that password is the most common password, followed closely by 123456 or 12345678 when necessary. Common passwords translate...
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Think You Have Long-Term Care Expenses Covered?


Being able to afford the care we need as we get older can take a tremendous toll, both emotionally and financially. The fact is, nearly 70 percent of people over age 65 will need help taking care of themselves at some point in their lives.  Health or disability insurance, or even Medicare, typically do not cover...
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Guess Who’s Coming to Dinar?


At a recent State Securities Board investor education presentation, the first question from a member of the audience was, “What do you think of the Iraqi dinar?” The woman and her husband had purchased some dinar notes after a salesman assured them the dinar would skyrocket in value once the Iraqi government revalued its currency. Another...
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