Bankruptcy: Alternatives

As the nation pushes through the recession, folks have felt the financial strain. For a multitude of reasons, there just doesn't seem to be enough money to meet obligations for many people. So this month "On Our Way to Wealthy" will focus on alternatives to bankruptcy as well as the various chapters of bankruptcy.

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Insurance: Disability, long-term care – What’s the difference?

Disability insurance is designed to protect wages lost due to an illness or accident. Long-term care insurance is designed to help cover costs of health care services provided in your home, a nursing home, a rehabilitation center, or an assisted living facility.

Disability insurance addresses lost wages that stem from an inability to work. Long-term care insurance addresses expenses associated with medical care provided to you in your home, a nursing home, a rehabilitation center, or an assisted living facility.

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Feel-good show to deliver love and laughter

Every now and then we're lucky enough to get a really great feel-good show in our part of the country. Mark your calendar for Nov. 17 and plan to be at the Landers Center for the 4th Annual Pre Thanksgiving Music Fest, featuring Frankie Beverly & Maze, Chris Tucker, The Bar-Kays and Heads of State, with Bobby Brown, Ralph Tresvant and Johnny Gill.

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Thanksgiving and healthy eating – a perfect match

cornbreadIt's hard to believe we're only a few weeks away from Thanksgiving again. It's wonderful to be with our family, friends and loved ones to celebrate our blessings and remember how fortunate we are at this present moment.

The holiday seasons bring joy for some and pain for others. But whatever your situation, it's important to celebrate life because when you observe, look and notice, you'll see what difficulties may be happening to some others. Then you will realize how blessed you are today. Remember, there will always be someone who wishes they could trade places with you right now.

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Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly previews - 11/01/2012

For movies opening Nov. 2, 2012


"Flight" (R for drug and alcohol abuse, nudity, sexuality and an intense action sequence) Denzel Washington stars in this legal thriller about a hero pilot who tries to hide his alcohol addiction with the help of a defense attorney (Don Cheadle) after miraculously crash-landing a crippled commercial airliner by flying the plane upside-down. With John Goodman, Melissa Leo and Kelly Reilly.

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