Where Karma Meets Capitalism

Where Karma Meets Capitalism

Many of my readers can remember the 70’s, while some of my new readers were not even born, so let me “draw you a picture” of a time and place we had hoped we were done with……the gas lines that snaked around gas stations for blocks. You could not fill up your car,...
Victim of Elder Fraud?

Victim of Elder Fraud?

I received a frantic call from a distraught family member saying that her mother has been scammed out of thousands of dollars. The mother, a woman in her seventies, had responded to a Nigerian Scam, which claimed the mother had a fund in the amount of $5,000,000. They...
Hokey Pokey

Hokey Pokey

Hey, I’m ancient…. I do remember birthday parties with the quintessential “pin the tail on the donkey”, singing the traditional birthday song, and then opening the presents….and a must, the singing and dancing of the “Hokey Pokey.” What makes me reminisce? A client of...
Zyrtec, Zantac, Xanax – Are You Looking?

Zyrtec, Zantac, Xanax – Are You Looking?

I was speaking with a client a few days ago when she excused herself to retrieve her allergy medicine from her bag.  Upon opening her purse, ten medications fell onto my table. Quickly, she looked at her medications, pulled a tablet from the selection, and paused when...
It’s Called Technophobia

It’s Called Technophobia

As I wander around the internet and try to diagnose my issue of the day on “WebMD”, or if I want a more informed opinion by listening to “The View”, I realize that I am suffering from “Technophobia.” And you ask, how do I know this? Well, over the past few weeks, my...