I love my son-in-law but…

Parents often have questions about what happens in many situations that involve a child’s spouse.  What happens if my daughter dies before me, does her share go to her husband?  What happens if my daughter gets divorced, can her husband take her inheritance? Truthfully, we really don’t like our son-in-law.  We are afraid he will […]

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Pension or 401(k)? Which Is Best for You?

If Social Security will be 40% of your income, where does the rest come from? Social Security was never intended to be your total retirement funding, so you need as many revenue streams as possible, according to U.S. News & World Report in an article that compares “Pension vs. 401(k).” A traditional pension plan, or a defined contribution […]

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Downsizing Is Much Easier If You Organize

Baby boomers often face the difficult task of cutting expenses and selling the family home. However, life can be simpler and happier, if you follow these steps. As the family ages and is often reduced down to two, the idea of cutting back on expenses and number of rooms can be daunting. However, it doesn’t […]

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Recipe of the Week – Portuguese Malasadas

Ingredients: 1/2 cup milk 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus more for the baking sheet 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1 package active dry yeast (2 1/4 teaspoons) 1/3 cup plus1teaspoon granulated sugar 2 tablespoons warm water, 110°F 3 large eggs 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more as needed Nonstick cooking spray Vegetable oil, for frying […]

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