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Legal Ease: When the house we live in ceases to be our home

The landlord provides the premises and we, the tenant, pay the rent. It seems simple but it isn’t always so.

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Let’s Talk About It: Holding onto family history

When we’re young we want to forge a new identity and separate ourselves from our parents and their possessions; when we’re older we want to reclaim them.

Natalie Bercovici (far left) and volunteers prepare gifts for needy children. (Photo courtesy of Generations Foundation)
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Financial Fitness: Everyone benefits from charitable gifts

As long as you choose groups that meet the right criteria, your generosity can also be rewarding to you, in the form of tax benefits.

So the Treasure was Divided: pirates dividing their loot. The oil painting, which the illustration was of, was sold in 1905, and is currently part of the Delaware Art Museum's collection.
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Word Nerd: Politics plunders words from military, religion, even pirates

The language of politics has borrowed from other disciplines.

Legal Ease: Let’s compare 1986 with 2016
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Legal Ease: Let’s compare 1986 with 2016

Brian Mulroney was prime minister and Robert Bourassa was premier of Quebec. The U.S. president was Ronald W. Reagan; his VP was George Bush Senior.

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Howard Richler on being nerdy with words in The Senior Times

Writing for The Senior Times for the last ten years has given me an opportunity to explore some of my favourite language themes.

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Financial Fitness: Balanced portfolio still important for retirees

By spreading your investment dollars, you can give yourself more opportunities for success while reducing the impact of volatility on your portfolio.

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Flavour Guy Barry Lazar reflects on his life and the Times

My pen in hand, my hat askew, / and the interviewee asks, who are you?

Tzach Alon and Rebecca Raaber load a Sun Youth car for our home delivery program helping those coping with isolation. Photo courtesy of Sun Youth
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Here At Sun Youth: Cheers to 30 years of collaboration

Our communications department grew along with The Senior Times.

L–R: Adrian, St. Viateur Mascot, Enrica Uva and Natalie
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Generations celebrates long relationship with The Senior Times

The Senior Times is a true reflection of our society and grass roots in Montreal.