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    Advice, Ideas & Stories: December 2008


    Giving is Good for Your Health


    The holidays are the season for giving and during times of economic downturn, you may have to dig a bit deeper into your pockets. However, you can still end up better off. In addition to the tax breaks year-end giving can bring, as it turns out, giving is also good for your health.

    "Several studies over the years have found links between altruistic behavior and improved physical and psychological health," says Dr. Ann Vincent, an internal medicine physician at Mayo Clinic who researches the mind-body connection. "In general, I think altruism makes people feel better about themselves, which often translates into improved ... Continue reading Giving is Good for Your Health.

    Celebrity Blunders, Bombs and Breakups


    Americans Find Escape and Enjoyment in Entertainment News

    Wall Street's rollercoaster ride, dwindling nest eggs, mortgage meltdowns, high gas prices and the impending recession -- 2008 was rough a year. While many Americans were relieved that their problems weren't front page news, they found escape in the public breakups, pesky paparazzi, wardrobe malfunctions, career-crushing blunders and other nuisances that plagued many big-name celebrities this past year.

    From the on-again, off-again romance of Jennifer Aniston and John Mayer, to Paris Hilton's presidential campaign ad, to two new additions to th ... Continue reading Celebrity Blunders, Bombs and Breakups.

    FrugalMom's Guide to Holiday Entertaining


    By Angela Heidt

    Yes, it is that time again. While some of us get giddy with excitement at the thought of the holidays just around the corner, many of us simply cringe when they consider how much it is going to cost, especially if it is up to you to host a holiday party or dinner. Fortunately there are some ways to skimp on the ingredients of a great party without losing the festive flavor.

    Tip #1 - Booze

    Any party involving adults usually also involves alcohol, which can easily run into the hundreds of dollars depending on what you provide. Over the holidays you usua ... Continue reading FrugalMom's Guide to Holiday Entertaining.