In personal finance we often say the best time to buy into the stock market was years ago... the second best time is now. For many people, buying life insurance is the same way. I should stress the "many" there, because not everyone necessarily needs life insurance. Let's put aside "now" for now and get to some of the other best times to buy life insurance. I think there are four major times in your life to consider buying life insurance. … [Read More...]
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Today's article may be a little dry and technical, so I'm going to take the unusual step of writing a summary upfront of the key points. One thing that I love about blogging is that it serves as my personal journal. This article serves a dual purpose as an entry in that journal. I can look back at all the laptops I've owned and understand what I was thinking at the time I was making that decision. It's particularly helpful for larger … [Read More...]
This is part 3 of Kosmo's job search journey. While this article stands well by itself, it will be even better if you read You're Fired (Part 1) and Assessing the Situation (Part 2) for the full context. I'll share a secret with you: I'm terrible at networking. Mostly, I hate asking people for favors. The local grocery store has someone push the cart out to your car (yep, it's you, Fareway) - you don't have the option of pushing your own … [Read More...]