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  • Family finances: Super savers build wealth the old-fashioned way

    Kiplinger's Personal Finance With four children age 11 and younger, Krista and Chris Marren have plenty of demands on their pocketbook. Even so, the Glen Mills, Pa., couple, who are in their early forties, have amassed $1 million in their retirement...
  • Omega awards bonuses, reports increased income, funds from operations

    Omega awards bonuses, reports increased income, funds from operations
    The CEO of a Hunt Valley-based real estate investment trust, which has a portfolio of skilled nursing and assisted living facilities across the U.S., was awarded $7.3 million in compensation for 2013, a year that the firm’s returns placed it among...
  • Cameron Wake makes the NFL's top 100 player ranking for third straight year

    Cameron Wake makes the NFL's top 100 player ranking for third straight year
    There isn't a player on the Miami Dolphins roster I respect more than Cameron Wake, and mainly because he's earned everything he's received in his five-year NFL career. And that includes the respect of his peers. For the third straight season Wake,...
  • Would a contract extension for Mike Pouncey make sense?

    Would a contract extension for Mike Pouncey make sense?
    The Miami Dolphins just used the franchise's fifth-year option on Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey. The move, which was officially done Tuesday afternoon, was merely a formality. But there's a possibility it won't be the last deal involving Pouncey that...
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  • Seattle mayor proposes $15 minimum wage

    A day after Republicans in the U.S. Senate quashed an effort to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced a proposal Thursday for a $15 municipal minimum wage that he said would "improve the lives of workers who...
  • Opening a restaurant, taking a leap

    Opening a restaurant, taking a leap
    Neophyte restaurateurs Beverly Kim and Johnny Clark ran through calculations on their Excel spreadsheet, something they've done plenty in the last year. They knew early on that the margin of error at their new Avondale restaurant, Parachute, was thin....
  • Fast Food Protests Resume

    For the fourth time in 10 months, union organizers, fast-food workers, politicians and community activists picketed outside local fast food outlets, demanding a $15 an hour wage. About 20 people marched with signs outside the Burger King in Bloomfield on...
  • Why and how should you start saving for retirement before you hit 35

    Brazen Careerist The news is full of articles about how few baby boomers are prepared financially for retirement. Yet many retirees have plenty of money to get through their golden years. Why are some baby boomers financially prepared for retirement...
  • Rising use of 'perma-temp' workers is stirring up a legislative fight

    Rising use of 'perma-temp' workers is stirring up a legislative fight
    Employers across California increasingly are cutting labor costs by using long-term temporary workers — and not employees — to pick crops, sew garments, clean hotel rooms, flip burgers and toil in a range of low-wage industries. This trend...
  • Lake Zurich District 95 gives superintendent pay raise in new contract

    Lake Zurich District 95 gives superintendent pay raise in new contract
    Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95 Superintendent Mike Egan will remain with the district through at least 2016, after the board of education agreed to a 29-month contract. The contract, which goes into effect July 1, gives Egan a raise...