Obamacare madness

I had my first real girlfriend in High School. That relationship lasted about a year and a half and was an emotional roller coaster of love, hate, breakups and makeups. It felt like madness. My relationship with Obamacare has lasted even longer, but it feels like the same love-hate-madness relationship that I had in High School. Let me explain. Sharing is caring:

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Retirement Savings Emergency!

I have a friend – let’s call her Allison – who’s kind and generous. She provides financial and emotional support to less fortunate friends. She donates money to worthwhile causes. She’s a lawyer whose job it is to help poor people in Family Court. She’s fun, funny and nice to those around her. That’s the good news. Sharing is caring:

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Adventures in negotiating rent

Did you know you can negotiate rent? I didn’t until about a year ago when Mrs. FF and I sold our home in the burbs so we could downsize and move to downtown Philly. We were thrilled – we’ve always wanted to live downtown since we moved to Philly long ago. City wage taxes and having children got in the way. Sharing is caring:

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