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How to Retire to Hawaii – Women in Business Article

9 Easy Steps for Building Your Nest Egg If you’re worried that you won’t be able to retire comfortably—or at all—congratulations: you’ve demonstrated excellent awareness of some frightening trends that have added new layers of complexity to retirement planning. For starters, it’s likely that the financial downturn has taken a bite out of your retirement savings. Other economic changes, meanwhile, make it harder to keep putting money aside. You may have suffered a job loss, a pay cut, or both.…

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A Health Scare Becomes an Opportunity – Women in Business Article

by Katherine Griffin Kelsey Minarik turned a scary blood clot into a business opportunity. Eight years ago, Minarik was flying cross-country to celebrate her 21st birthday in New York when one of her legs swelled up. It was a deep vein thrombosis, a type of blood clot that can be fatal if it travels to the lungs. Fortunately, that didn’t happen to Minarik. But to guard against another clot forming, her doctors advised her to wear compression stockings, which help…

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