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Kim Dwyer
Women's CIRCLE

The Balancing Act Of Caring For Your Parents And Your Children

Kim Dwyer
May 26, 2016

  Whether it’s helping to streamline mundane tasks, bring people together or keep better track of the day-to-day responsibilities at home and at work, technology plays a fascinating role in all of our lives. It’s also helping us live longer: according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , the average life expectancy has increased by more than 60% between 1900 and 2000.   ...
Wealth Strategies

Beyond Insurance: Advanced Asset Protection Strategies

Kim Dwyer
April 14, 2016

  Whether you’ve built your wealth from the ground up or inherited it, taking certain precautionary measures beyond insurance is important in order to protect your assets. This is becoming more critical for women, who are increasingly likely to be the main breadwinners in households—approximately one out of five wives now earn more than their husbands, according to a CBS News article ...
Women's CIRCLE

Smart Money Moves For Your Annual Bonus

Kim Dwyer
January 29, 2016

  The end of the year is often a celebration of family, tradition and the fruits of our labor over the last year. For many, it is also the time for another kind of custom—the annual bonus. A bonus can be a welcome windfall and a well-deserved reward, but also something that can be spent in countless different ways. The possibilities are certainly tempting, but remember that you don’t...
Wealth Strategies

Are Women Saving Enough for Retirement?

Kim Dwyer
December 03, 2015

  In our youth, we all shared similar impressions of retirement—trading our 9-to-5 jobs to relax on beautiful, exotic beaches, adding stamps to our passports or perhaps embarking on a quest for the perfect overseas shopping destination.     But as we get older, questions begin to emerge about what we really mean when we think about a “comfortable retirement,” and,...