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Flavour Guy: Another morsel for the master?

The master of second helpings was waiting for me in the kitchen. He is always there.

The Word Nerd: Acronyms — new in English but ancient in Hebrew
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The Word Nerd: Acronyms — new in English but ancient in Hebrew

Want to save time and space? Try acronyms and initialisms.

Financial Fitness: Well-chosen charitable gifts are a win-win
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Financial Fitness: Well-chosen charitable gifts are a win-win

As we approach the holiday season, you may be thinking about ways to put your money where your heart is.

Financial Fitness: Consider modest withdrawals in early retirement
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Financial Fitness: Consider modest withdrawals in early retirement

Some are up and some are down – and some can fluctuate dramatically.

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Flavour Guy: Nothing else to talk about? There’s always food!

Plus a pesto primer …

Word Nerd: What’s an ‘at’ symbol? Hard to pronounce, mostly
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Word Nerd: What’s an ‘at’ symbol? Hard to pronounce, mostly

I asked him for his email address to which he replied, “It’s umuellerklammeraffegmail.com.”

Word Nerd: The co-opting of the word “elite”
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Word Nerd: The co-opting of the word “elite”

Surely billionaire Donald Trump, who was born into a rich family, is also an elite?

Let’s Talk About It: Helping ease the transition
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Let’s Talk About It: Helping ease the transition

Moving, in the best of times, is ranked as one of the top stressful events in life.

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Financial Fitness: Annuities — the RRIF alternative

While RRIFs are suitable for most retirees, they aren’t for everybody. For some, an annuity may be a better choice.

Flavour Guy: Take this story and stuff it
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Flavour Guy: Take this story and stuff it

Where did all this stuff come from?