Archive for November 2013

Meet the Retirees Who Are Making an Impact in Surprising Ways

This group of retirees includes those with a limited income and others with a significant amount of wealth. What do they have in common? They are making an impact on the causes they care about—in surprising ways. Often, I find that families with wealth are unsure of how to make an impact on the causes…

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Best Thanksgiving To-Go Meals Near Alpharetta, GA

Thanksgiving is nearly here in Alpharetta, Georgia. For those of us that aren’t the best cooks, the holiday can be a bit unnerving. The thought of preparing a huge, gourmet meal for all your relatives, well, can be daunting. Thankfully, many restaurants in Alpharetta feel for the novice chef. Here are few Alpharetta area restaurants…

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Retirees Give Unexpected—and Important—Lessons

As it turns out, life and retirement’s biggest questions aren’t about money. They’re about how to stay happy and avoid regrets. A recent article in MarketWatch reports, “According to two new books that profile retirees of all income levels, some of the biggest questions and conundrums of the retired life have very little to do…

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Wire & Wood Songwriters Festival in Alpharetta, GA

Looking for original music, a fun environment, and a beautiful setting? Look no further than Alpharetta on Nov. 9 as the Wire & Wood Songwriters Festival kicks off. This is the first year for the festival in the heart of downtown Alpharetta, with music playing from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. The festival is completely…

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