Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Cheaper fares: Does the day you buy matter?

BY LINDA LOYD PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS Travelers everywhere would like a magic potion to predict the best time to buy an airline ticket to get a good...

Pay down debt first or build up savings?

Here’s how to choose which way to go BY AMY FONTINELLE BANKRATE.COM/TNS Simple math suggests it’s likely better to get rid of debt before saving for retirement...
Aishia-Correll

Health-care advocates trying to help millennials get mental-health help

TYLISA C. JOHNSON/PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS Aishia Correll, 27, is a North Philadelphia native and health care strategist who wants to intertwine art...

How to protect yourself from Medicare fraud

FAMILY FEATURES Every day, Medicare fraud affects people with Medicare and their families across the U.S. – regardless of background – robbing them of hard-earned...

Some money lessons to learn before age 40

BY JENNIE PHIPPS BANKRATE.COM/TNS If you’ve hit 40 and managed to avert a midlife crisis – congratulations. That sporty red convertible at the dealer showroom can...
GLENN ELLIS

The connection between stress and strokes

The idea of a stroke is frightening because it comes without warning and can change your life...

10 who counted

From politics to exploration, Leonard Pitts Jr., profiles 10 influential African-Americans you might not have heard of Sometimes, history forgets. Sometimes, the big names everyone knows...

How to pass on the holiday-hosting torch with ease

FAMILY FEATURES For most families, the holidays are filled with time-honored traditions, many that have been passed down from one generation to the next. However,...

Simple ways to reduce your risk for heart disease

‘Our Hearts’ is a national effort to motivate Americans to adopt heart-healthy behaviors. GETTY IMAGES Getting up...

Ruffles return – but keep them simple

BY ELIZABETH WELLINGTON PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE They’re baaaack. But you won’t find them in a lacy frenzy. Their flounce is simple this spring: We are...