By: Sue & Dave Hickey; Founders of Your Own Retirement Let’s face it; pensions are a thing of the past. Nowadays, employers that even offer a pension plan are extremely rare. Those that are lucky enough to have an existing pension may not even realize they have several options at retirement. Many worry about their […]
Fans of lavish Broadway productions, vintage Jazz and Vaudeville shenanigans will want to take part in The Strand Theater’s all-new Broadway On Main subscription season. The 3-Show season features the Tony-Winning Big River, Ella & Basie!, an original concert that tells the story of the landmark collaboration between jazz greats Ella Fitgerald and the […]
If you are already 65 or approaching that age, and remain employed and eligible for your employer’s health insurance coverage, you should not ignore the potential opportunities of Medicare coverage. The following are four potentially serious mistakes that many boomers should be cautious of when they become Medicare eligible.
By Janice Lane Palko If one were to write the history of broadcasting in the Pittsburgh area, a whole chapter would have to be devoted to beloved TV and radio broadcaster Bill Cardille. Affectionately, known as Chilly Billy by fans for hosting of one of his most popular shows, Chiller Theater, Cardille has just celebrated […]
Are you being told, “There’s nothing to be done?” or that, ”You need to learn to live with the pain?” Are you being over-medicated with pain medicines that don’t cure? Have you been through test after test with no result, explanation or treatment? Are you becoming discouraged? Don’t GIVE UP! A specialized treatment protocol is […]
By Marianne Reid Anderson Mixed-Doubles isn’t just for tennis anymore! More and more men and women are breaking the traditional men-only, women-only tee times to enjoy their favorite sport together.
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By: Paula Green “Pittsburgh can now boast of the world’s finest baseball park. It is a marvel of which people in other cities can have no adequate conception until they come here and see it.” – Fred Clarke in 1909 I remember June 28, 1970; my Dad piled me and my siblings in the family […]
The brain is the last frontier of modern healthcare. There are now numerous scientific advances challenging the idea that dementia and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease are inevitable as we age. Scientists now know that there are ways to preserve brain function and introduce healthy brain interventions that can last a lifetime. Simple changes […]
Baby Boomers are the first generation of Americans wholly responsible for their future retirement income. “The loss of pensions coupled with the rise in healthcare costs has dramatically changed our retirement landscape,” says David Hickey, CPCU of YourOwnRetirement. “Most people above 50 are beginning to realize the need to consult with a professional retirement advisor. […]