Update on Student Health Plans

A highly effective but little-known strategy for controlling medical insurance costs will become a bit less attractive after September 1 when the nation’s leading issuer of medical insurance raises rates for policyholders over age 29. This change primarily affects self-employed individuals who maintained their own health insurance plans after graduation from college. Students who purchase private medical insurance enjoy more liberal coverage than the plans typically offered through ...


Alzheimer's Care Giving While Maintaining Your Own Health

Just for a moment I want you to imagine that you are coming out of a very deep sleep. If you have ever had surgery try to remember the way you felt as you were trying to make sense of things as you awoke. As you imagine or remember this sensation do you find yourself wondering if it is morning or night? Are you trying to remember where you are? Do you have a startle reaction and think for a moment that you are late for work or forgot to pick up your children at school? I have had that upsetting ...


Life Fitness Treadmills Reign Supreme in the Ratings

One of the most superior brands of treadmills available, Life Fitness treadmills are featured extensively in gyms and health clubs around the globe. Highly regarded by several top magazines and newspapers, this treadmill reigns supreme when it comes to fitness equipment. Although a bit on the pricey side, Life Fitness treadmills offer various options and features which make your purchase worth every penny. Life FItness treadmills are known for their top quality materials and exquisite design. ...


Home Internet Business...How Do I Start?

Working from home and especially on the internet is fast becoming the preferred choice for many people worldwide, no longer are we tied down to our office desks and facing that daily Monday to Friday routine of rising early to beat the early morning traffic jam. With the advent of the World Wide Web more and more people are now looking at starting a work from home business and opportunities are forever being proposed to us either on web sites that we visit or in our emails. When looking for a ...


Are Everyday Candles Destroying Your Home And Health?

Are Everyday Candles Destroying Your Home And Health? Did you know that most candles are made from the sludge in the bottom of a barrel of oil which is bleached and texturized with a chemical called acrolein? They're called paraffin candles and burning one puts all the same horrible toxins and carcinogens (cancer causing agents) into the air in your home that burning diesel fuel in your home would. The National Candle Association estimates that more than 7 million people in the US alone burn ...


Wheelchair Travel Tips

Traveling on Holidays has always been fun. Actually, it has become one of our itineraries during this most anticipated season of the year. But you know what guys; even disabled persons love to travel. They love to stay out of the confines of their wheelchairs, enjoy their lives to the fullest, and realize that there’s still a wonderful world that’s waiting for them out there. However, there are certain considerations for wheelchair users to make in preparing and planning for a ...


Avoid The Trap of Rampant online Home Based Business Failures

Home Based Business Opportunities are experiencing record breaking failures on the internet, as the lay person turn towards business ventures for another source of income. The low capital outlay, and the low startup costs make it easy for The Home Based Business Entrepeneurs to start up an online business. But the road is littered with their Failures. It can be avoided. Don't let the little things rob you of the Great Opportunities in Life. Time is the only common denominator between the ...


A $350-Million Kotak Realty Fund

Kotak Realty Funds is raising $350-million for property joint venture projects in India and stakes in developer projects, to help the latter, who have witnesses a narrowing of their fund sources. Chief Investment Officer Hari Krishna, who has already invested in a domestic $100-million fund raised, says the new seven-year fund will close next month. This unit of India's Kotak Mahindra Bank hopes to attract pension funds and other institutional investors, mostly from Europe, with an internal ...


The New Western Canadian Stock Exchange

The New Western Canadian Stock Exchange By William Cate Published May 1998 [http://home.earthlink.net/~beowulfinvestments/] [http://home.earthlink.net/~beowulfinvestments/globalvillageinves tmentclubwelcome/] Can three centers of stock fraud merge and create a reputable Stock Exchange? The Canadians say "yes." "Forbes" won't have the Vancouver Stock Exchange (VSE) to kick around any more. In 1989, "Forbes" called the VSE "The Scam Capital of the World." The name stuck. The VSE's reputation has ...


Managing Investment Portfolio Risk - Mutual Funds that Work Like Hedge Fund

Today we take a look at mutual funds that are not structured like typical mutual funds, that is, funds that don't invest exclusively in stocks and bonds. These can be powerful additions to the risk management of our investment portfolio. As the SEC has loosened the rules on mutual funds shorting stock and investing in options, a small group of funds has emerged that share many of the characteristics of hedge funds. These can be purchased like any other mutual fund, unlike hedge funds, which are ...