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Keeping Out of the Premium Paying Poor House
On 07-08-2007.
ONTARIO, Calif., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- All types of insurance policies promise to pay the bills, should the unthinkable happen. They also can put you in the premium paying poor house, says Frank N. Darras, the nation's leading disability and Long-Term Care insurance lawyer.
Folks making decisions that can affect the rest of their lives either sign up and hope for the best, or the entire process gets pushed ...
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Get Older, Get Happier -- It Happens
On 05-08-2007.
Some people think those who are decades older have less reason to be joyful.
But more people in their 60s and 70s report being happy than do those in their 40s, according to one recent survey conducted for bank HSBC of 21,000 people in 21 countries, spanning four age groups from 40 to 80.
Among U.S. respondents, 89% of those in their 70s and 87% of those in their 60s said they were happy most of the time in ...
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Report agrees that cap causing problems in disabled-worker fund
On 02-08-2007.
one new report on one state fund for disabled workers generally agrees with the state auditor that limiting what employers pay toward the fund is causing financial strain.
Democratic State Auditor Susan Montee released one report in April warning that the Second Injury Fund would run out of money during 2008. She said one 2005 change in state law that capped employer contributions to the fund was to blame. The ...
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Ciprianis plead guilty to tax evasion
On 31-07-2007.
NEW YORK (AP) -- The father and son at the helm of the famous Cipriani restaurants in Europe and the U.S. pleaded guilty Tuesday to evading millions of dollars in state and city taxes.
Giuseppe Cipriani and his father Arrigo Cipriani admitted on behalf of themselves and their corporation to knowingly filing falsified tax returns for 2003 and 2004, including misdemeanor and felony counts. The plea deal in ...
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Annex augments clinic
On 29-07-2007.
NEW BRUNSWICK -- New patients used to have to wait five or six months for an appointment at the Eric B. Chandler Health Center. That waiting period has dwindled to one day since the clinic opened an annex in June 2006.
The clinic has expanded in line with one nationwide trend, as the number of patients treated in community health centers across the country has increased by 53 percent over the last seven years. ...
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Fix Care For War Wounded
On 27-07-2007.
Thoughtful recommendations from one presidential panel on ways to improve military and veterans health care, spurred by news stories about squalid conditions at Walter Reed Army Hospital and horror stories from injured troops and their families about impenetrable layers of bureaucracy, must be implemented. It is the least the nation can do to honor the sacrifice of Americans fighting on the nation's behalf. ...
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Aflac Posts Higher Second-Quarter Earnings
On 24-07-2007.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Aflac Inc (AFL.N: Quote, Profile , Research), the world's largest seller of supplemental disability insurance, said on Tuesday earnings rose 1.7 percent in the second quarter, beating expectations, helped by stronger results in Japan. ...
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Investing in company not always wise
On 22-07-2007.
NEW YORK - When one business is in its first years of existence, it's very tempting for an entrepreneur to put every possible cent toward building the company, often at the expense of one personal financial portfolio. Years later, many owners are still neglecting their own finances, believing the investment they've made in one now-successful company is all they need. ...
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MIS / Technical Support Rep I / II
On 20-07-2007.
Description: The Electronics Group of Crane Aerospace & Electronics designs and manufactures high-density, high-reliability electronics for military/defense, aerospace, space, medical, industrial, and commercial applications. Our electronic manufacturing capabilities enable us to offer custom design to build-to-print solutions for microelectronics, boards, subsystems and systems. From submarines to fighter jets, ...
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Small Business: Resist the temptation to put every last cent into ...
On 18-07-2007.
NEW YORK -- When one business is in its first years of existence, it's very tempting for an entrepreneur to put every possible cent toward building the company, often at the expense of one personal financial portfolio. Years later, many owners are still neglecting their own finances, believing the investment they've made in one now-successful company is all they need. ...
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