Some boomers to their mortgage: ‘Til death do us part’

For the month of October 2012
News round-up
Some boomers to their mortgage: ‘Til death do us part’

Want to lern more about some of the important news for this month?
Did not have enough time to look for some of the important facts? Well,
here is a small sample for you.
Enjoy!
The Sterling Creations team

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Some boomers to their mortgage: ‘Til death do us part’
Bend Bulletin
More baby boomers are retiring while still paying mortgages – and
some expect to make house payments into their 90s, mortgage
brokers and financial planners say. … “It’s a very hot topic,” said
Howard Dvorkin, founder of the Fort Lauderdale-based …
Read more at:
http://www.bendbulletin.com/article/20120823/NEWS0107/208230333/
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PBS NewsHour’s viewers are translating its videos into 52 languages (and …
Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard
“The most frequent languages besides English are Spanish, French,
Indonesian, Chinese, and Korean,” Joshua Barajas, a production assistant
at PBS NewsHour who handles communications with the volunteer translators,
told me. Arabic and Turkish aren’t …

Read more at:
http://www.niemanlab.org/2012/08/pbs-newshours-viewers-are-translating-its-videos-into-52-languages-and-counting/
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Designer home makeovers an option for aging baby boomers
Vancouver Sun
The animated movie Monster House is about a predatory home that uses
seemingly innocent components – from the rug to the floorboards – to
take down anyone who dares enter. Aging baby boomers may soon relate. The
number of seniors requiring …
Read more at:
http://www.vancouversun.com/Designer+home+makeovers+option+aging+baby+boomers/7174817/story.html
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CSIRO identifies six megatrends and the business opportunities in them
StartupSmart
Limited supply of natural resources, a shift to Asia and an ageing
population all present business opportunities, according to the CSIRO’s
latest global megatrends report. The CSIRO report was launched yesterday
and it defines six megatrends that will …
Read more at:
http://www.startupsmart.com.au/innovation/csiro-identifies-six-megatrends-and-the-business-opportunities-in-them/201209067483.html
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Cloud Computing Security Tips for Small Businesses – What You …
As a business grows their data storage needs grow. Backups of business
information for disaster recovery are essential and, storage of backups off
site can be …
Read more at:
http://goarticles.com/article/Cloud-Computing-Security-Tips-for-Small-Businesses-What-You-Must-Know/6933084/
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Disaster recovery tips for small businesses
Mother Nature Network
Scott Moyer, director of business development at data recovery services
provider DriveSavers, offers the following tips for small businesses to
prevent data loss from a disaster. Plan for the worst. “As an entrepreneur,
your files are your livelihood …
Read more at:
http://www.mnn.com/money/sustainable-business-practices/stories/disaster-recovery-tips-for-small-businesses
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When Baby Boomers Change Jobs, Many Seek “Meaning”
The Nonprofit Quarterly
More and more Baby Boomers are considering what are now called “encore
careers”-jobs they turn to in their 50s or 60s to find personal
satisfaction, do some good in the world and even generate income. According
to Encore.org, which “provides free, …
Read more at:
http://www.nonprofitquarterly.org/policysocial-context/20978-when-baby-boomers-change-jobs-many-seek-meaning.html
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Five Tips for Managing Mobile Devices on your Small Business’s Network
Business Insider
For small businesses who choose to go it alone, here are five tips to help
keep your corporate network secure. Establish clear written policies and
provide to all employees. These policies will not only encourage your
workers to practice responsible …
Read more at:
http://www.businessinsider.com/five-tips-for-managing-mobile-devices-on-your-small-businesss-network-2012-9
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Three ways businesses can cash in on the Asian Century
StartupSmart
“These high levels of investment provide opportunities for Australian
businesses in financial services, design and construction services,
resource extraction, education and health.” “Australian financial
services firms with [a] presence in Asia and …
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