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04/20/2013
Question: Would it make sense for me to start putting about $400 a month into a Roth IRA? I am 47 and am a school teacher. Am I too old to really build up money in this? Answer: You’ve got plenty of...
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04/19/2013
This has truly been one of the busiest and best weeks I’ve had in quite some time. I had something special happening every single day. I won’t bore you by telling you of all my adventures, but a...
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04/19/2013
In the midst of winter/spring, it can be easy to forget those long, hot days of June, July and August. Even so, now is the time to start applying and planning to feed hungry children when the school...
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04/19/2013
I was having a mixed bowl of floaters and soakers on Sunday morning when a headline in the April 7 Monroe News Star jumped off the page. Milk was already splashing from my spoon after reading the...
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04/19/2013
As Americans, we are raised in a bubble, most unaware of the cruelty in the world. We think we have it bad but never consider that others, many others, have it worse. We complain about the simplest...
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04/18/2013
The electronic age has done plenty of good for our way of life in the 21st century. But not always. Sometimes it does the exact opposite. That was the case Wednesday as news “broke” that a suspect in...
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04/17/2013
Nothing that’s even remotely tied to state government or Louisiana politics should surprise any of us anymore, but a bill before the House of Representatives that would prohibit public high schools...
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04/16/2013
This is the time of the year that I will usually write about home gardening or lawn care. Seems that is what most people want to hear about when the weather starts to warm up. I can understand that...
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04/16/2013
I will admit that some days, I don’t want to climb out of my comfortable bed and trek to work in the morning. While I love being a journalist — it is one of the most interesting jobs I think one...
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04/13/2013
It happened again. Before I could finish a conversation with someone in the aisles of Super 1 Foods, I got the same question I’ve been answering for over thirty years: “So what’s your favorite Elvis...