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March Newsletter

March 21st, 2013

A less taxing situation This being March, if you are eligible and have not done so already, it’s not too late to think about reducing your 2012 taxes by investing in an IRA. Most people would look only at cash as a source of funds, but sometimes it makes sense to liquidate taxable investments to… Read more

Mediterranean diet meets Big Apple prices

March 3rd, 2013

A study reported in the New York Times showing that the Mediterranean diet produced a dramatic reduction in heart attacks, heart disease and strokes got me wondering how much it would actually cost for a family to adopt a healthy, Mediterranean style diet. I calculated that a four-member New York City family would have to… Read more