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Where To Play Poker In Santa Clarita

UNITED STATES—Located in northwestern Los Angeles County in California, Santa Clarita doesn't feature any casino poker venues. So to enjoy this thrilling game of skill, enthusiasts will have to look for card rooms within the immediate neighborhood. Next time you're in Santa Clarita, here are the top spots to look out for if you want to pit your wits against...

Eating Out Less Helps Save Money

UNITED STATES—There are those days where I just tell myself I cannot cook. Even though I might want to do it, the body is just not up for it and takeout or fast food because the option. That is a meal just for that time frame of the day, but what about the other meals? I mean are you...

What Is A Retiree HRA Account?

UNITED STATES—Hi Toni: My husband is an oil company retiree and two weeks ago, we received a letter stating that his employer is terminating current Medicare eligible retirees group benefits with a termination date of September 30, 2021, when the plan renews. His employer has chosen a specific HRA company to help us choose the right Medicare and Part D...

The Clutter Cleanup

UNITED STATES—You all know that I have had an ongoing mission to declutter my life, particularly my closet. I get rid of things, only to turn back around to purchase more things. This past week, I did another small haul, I can’t call it a major overhaul because that would mean TAKING EVERYTHING out of my closet and going...

Using Reverse Phone To Help End Malicious Calls

UNITED STATES—The age of mobile communications has brought a lot of ease and convenience into the lives of many. When it comes to our smartphones, we have now become reliant on these devices for both business and personal use, with many spending hours each day using their phones. However, this technology has also resulted in an increase in abuse...

Worker Realization

UNITED STATES—There has been so much conversation in the past 18 months about the workforce in America and how so many businesses are facing an extreme shortage of workers. There has been plenty of talk that the extra $600 and later the extra $300 a month in unemployment benefits was a direct reason. The argument can be made that...

Is Money The Root Of Evil?

UNITED STATES—We have heard the saying time and time again, “Money is the root of all evil.” However, is that actually true? If I’m looking at the people I know and the family dynamics I have recently encountered, without a doubt, money is indeed the root of all evil. There is no point in us discussing the rich getting...

Why Is My Medicare Premium An Extra $471?

UNITED STATES—Toni: My husband, John and I need your guidance because I believe I have made a mistake enrolling in Medicare. Last year, John was laid off due to COVID-19 and has lost his employer health insurance and so I have enrolled in Medicare since I am turning 65 in August. John is a veteran and is receiving his...

Find Out Information With Reverse SSN Lookup

UNITED STATES—If you run a small business, you may be looking for affordable and simple solutions to gain information about clients and customers. This is something that is much easier to do these days thanks to internet technology, but you need to ensure you use the right solutions to improve efficiency and provide you with the details you need. A...

Juneteenth Is A Federal Holiday, Now What?

UNITED STATES—I truly don’t know how I feel about Juneteenth becoming a federal holiday. The news came out this week that members of Congress actually agreed on something and unanimously (yeah that is crazy to hear) passed a bill making June 19, a federal holiday. I’m assuming it will fully go into effect next year. For those not in...
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