Turning Golden Years To Gold? It’s Never Too Late

(Infographic from San Francisco-based start up organization Funders and Founders.) I never thought of starting a business in my 20s, 30s or even early 40s.  I was having too much fun being a journalist and then editor of a range of national publications, from Sunday newspapers to interior and cultural magazines. It was only when I’d exhausted those avenues and looked […]

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Woody Allen and Women’s Fears

Cate Blanchett in Blue Jasmine

Bag Lady Fears With his latest movie Blue Jasmine Woody Allen has not only made a mini masterpiece but also something he has rarely done before – made a film that is topical.  Cate Blanchett’s portrayal of a fallen Park Avenue princess has evoked a secret nightmare that surveys show haunts many baby boomer women. And that’s that they will […]

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More Sex Means More Money?

More Sex Means More Money?

Science says sex is good for you. In particular, researchers have claimed that quality and quantity of sex is a ‘barometer for health, quality of life, well-being and happiness.’ Can it really predict how much money you’ll earn though? Nick Drydakis of Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge certainly thinks so. Four Times a Week or More The economics professor’s research, […]

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Financial Cheating as Bad as an Affair

  No one should really have to be told that sexual infidelity is a sure-fire way to cause some relationship dramas. New research however suggests there may be another type of cheating may be just as damaging—so-called financial infidelity.   Unaccountable Cheating A joint survey between Today.com and SELF magazine of over 23 000 participants found that almost half of […]

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Xmas Shoplifting Top Ten

  ‘Tis the season to be jolly—and thieves it seems are no exception! It may be the economic downturn to blame, but this year shoplifting figures have risen to a whopping one thief per ten genuine retail customers. Even more surprising, 75% of shoplifters now are adults with jobs, not kids. And what are the current hot items for thieves? […]

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