Energy Saving Tips – What To Look For When Buying New Appliances

There’s no getting away from the fact that our dependence on energy increases daily. With energy-dependent technology driving our lives, ecologists continue to search for ways to save our environment. Focusing on energy-efficient appliances is one way to do that. Your monthly electric bill may not itemize the specific usage of each appliance in your…

Q&A: What Were The Actual 2018 Tax Changes?

Q: There was so much talk about the proposed changes to the tax code. Now that the changes have finally been signed into law, I’m wondering which planned modifications actually became a reality. What were the exact changes made to the U.S. tax code this year? A: Many of the changes signed into law with…

Dining In: Honey – Mustard Chicken

Sweet enough for the kids, sophisticated enough for the adults and easy enough for mom, this recipe is a keeper! You can skip the suggested vegetables or add in whichever you prefer. Ingredients:   1.5 lb chicken breast ¼ teaspoon salt Dash of pepper 4 tablespoons oil 2 Spanish onions, diced 1 red pepper, cut…

How to Talk Money with Your Partner

What happens when you and your partner have different approaches toward money? It’s a common scenario. One partner seemingly knows where every earned dollar goes, while the other is a carefree spirit who thrives on spontaneous decisions and purchases. One partner loves fine dining and thinks nothing of blowing $200 on haute cuisine, while the…