Category Archives: Fast Reads
The average American family spends $ 749.51 on Christmas gifts. That’s a painful amount – it’s approximately 2% of the annual take-home income of an American family.
As I’m writing this, Christmas is five months away. For me, that means it’s time to start planning.
After all, if you know an event is coming in the next six months that will slurp down 2% of your family’s take-home money, you should start planning for it now rather than later.
Like many global companies, Ingersoll Rand had few women in the middle and senior management ranks of functions with profit-and-loss responsibility. In the EMEIA region, gender diversity was a particular challenge.
An interview with Howard Fero and Rebecca Herman, Authors of Lead Me Out to the Ballgame
According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the average American incurs $ 9,807.50 in medical expenses each year.
Let me repeat that: according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the average American incurs $ 9,807.50 in medical expenses each year.
That is an extremely heavy financial burden for anyone. While it’s obviously not evenly distributed – some people will have tremendous health care costs in a given year, while others will have only minimal costs – the financial burden of health care can strike anyone, and it can bring financial ruin.