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01/22/2018
“I know where you live. I am coming to get you tonight.” Those words came through the phone. The voice was unrecognizable. I was surprised, then fearful. But then I wrote it off as a random call. Who...
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01/22/2018
When it rains, it pours. Or as we found out recently, when it snows, drifts can pile up. A couple of weeks ago I was without both a computer and my eye glasses. That meant I could communicate by...
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01/22/2018
Imagine this: a member of the Football Championship Series — unofficially “small college” — having five representatives in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But early next month, it could become a...
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01/20/2018
“This is not a drill.” Those famous words were sent during the Japanese attack on Hawaii’s Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. Unfortunately, these words were recently erroneously repeated at Pearl Harbor...
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01/20/2018
Compromise. It seems to a be a lost art for both Louisiana and national politicians in this day and age, as evidenced by news coming out concerning deadlines coming and going with no compromises made...
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01/20/2018
Question: My CPA tells me that next year I’m going to have to start taking money out of my IRA. I don’t need any of this money now and was hoping to be able to just save it. But now I have to take it...
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01/20/2018
Whether you’re already investing or are just thinking about it, you should understand risk and the role it plays in a portfolio. And although it may seem simple enough on the surface, risk can be one...
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01/20/2018
Like everyone, you want to enjoy a comfortable lifestyle when you retire. But a successful retirement doesn’t just happen — it requires a lot of planning. And that’s why it’s a good idea to draw up...
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01/19/2018
With roots stretching back to 1919, the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce has served the needs of the business community, and in turn the community at large, in a variety of capacities. One of those...
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01/18/2018
As my Baby Boomer coworker alluded to in her column Wednesday, hearing stories of youngsters growing up in Ruston during the late 50s into the 60s does hit the funny bone deeply. Tales of window...