STEER CLEAR OF MOVING SCAMS

STEER CLEAR OF MOVING SCAMS

STEER CLEAR OF MOVING SCAMS (4 Tips to protect your stuff)     If you’re among the 35 million Americans relocating this year, add the need to avoid cons to the other stressors that result from moving.  About 3,600 complaints were filed last year by people who hired...
WHEN TO GET DISABILITY INSURANCE

WHEN TO GET DISABILITY INSURANCE

    At age 54, Michael Long was running 100 miles a month in the mountains around his home in Sherman Oaks, Cal.  “I was an adrenaline junkie,” Long recalls.     To have time for his active life, he worked as an independent contractor.  He had private health and life...
Your Life:  A Conversation with Anthony Atala, MD

Your Life: A Conversation with Anthony Atala, MD

Doctors face a growing shortage of donor organs.  This scientist is pioneering bold new techniques to meet the challenge. Why do we need to grow organs?   As people live longer, we’re going to see increases in organ failure and an increase in the demand for organ...
THE BIG NUDGE

THE BIG NUDGE

(How we are tricked into doing the right thing by behavioral science) When I want my children to have a healthy snack, I slice an apple nicely on a plate and put it in front of them.  They gobble it up happily.  But if I merely put out a bowl of fruit, or tell them to...
Coconut-Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Coconut-Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Makes: 4 servings Yield: 8 medallions Prep 20 mins Marinate 2 hrs to 3 hrs Cook 6 mins   ingredients 3/4 cup unsweetened canned coconut milk 2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh ginger 4 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/4-1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper...
MONEY MISSTEPS

MONEY MISSTEPS

These 4 financial challenges can trip you up in or near retirement Here’s how to overcome them!  YOUR HOUSE IS WORTH LESS THAN YOU OWE ON IT.   Fact: One out of 10 homeowners owe more than their home’s value, a predicament that is called being “underwater”. What you...