March 31, 2021

Month: March 2021

Inherited $500K? Or $1 million? Here’s how to make that money act like a monthly pension

A weighty inheritance can feel unnerving when you’re unsure what to do with it, especially considering one wrong decision could cost a pretty penny. 

The good news: There are ways to structure that money — be it $250,000, $500,000 or $1 million or more — so it works overtime in and for retirement. With those assets, investors can have their own version of a monthly pension, something many Americans are without these days. 

Having such a large sum of money can make even the most calm individual a little nervous. A well-considered plan, including how it’s invested and withdrawn, would

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Enable Right-Skilling to Add Business Value

Right-skilling is not just another L&D buzzword. It’s about giving employees the skills they need to add business value rather than simply notching up more hours of learning.

In the recent webinar, industry experts Lori Niles-Hofmann and Amanda Nolen joined Ollie Browning of Go1 to reveal what right-skilling looks like, its business benefits, and how you can you make it happen in your organization. Watch the webinar here.

What Is Right-Skilling?

Don’t confuse right-skilling with reskilling, a term associated with helping employees whose jobs become redundant to take on a different role within the company.

With right-skilling, employees learn

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Lululemon (LULU) Q4 2020 earnings

Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past a Lululemon store in San Francisco, California, on Monday, March 29, 2021.

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images

Lululemon on Tuesday reported revenue and profit for the fiscal fourth quarter that topped analysts’ estimates, boosted by the athletic apparel maker’s online business, and double-digit sales growth in both its women’s and men’s divisions.

It offered an upbeat outlook for sales during the current quarter and for the year, anticipating consumer demand for its sweat-wicking leggings and sports bras will continue. The retailer has been a huge pandemic beneficiary, with many people stuck

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Hyundai Just Made It Easier to Opt In to Usage-Based Insurance

  • If you don’t mind your car and your insurance company keeping pretty detailed records on how you drive, then usage-based insurance (UBI) has probably already been on your radar.
  • With changes coming to Hyundai’s Blue Link through a new partnership with Verisk, connected insurance companies now have easier access to UBI data.
  • The benefits could include lower premiums and learning safer driving habits. The downsides? Well, they’re the same ones we’ve been hearing for decades about Big Brother’s constant encroachment on our lives.

    We’re already living in a world where car insurance companies can link up your car to their

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    Google Nest Hub (2nd gen) review: More for your money


    Chris Monroe/CNET

    If you own a Google smart display, chances are it’s the first-generation Nest Hub. There have been others: the Lenovo Smart Display powered by Google Assistant or the pricey, camera-equipped Nest Hub Max. At $130 and often on sale, the smaller Nest Hub was the go-to for many smart home consumers.

    Now, there’s a new model replacing it. The second-gen Nest Hub is cheaper at $100 (£90, AU$149) and smarter too. What’s not to love? Well, like Amazon’s Echo Show 10, Google showed up with a new feature that might creep you out: Sleep Sensing. 

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    GMA’s Robin Roberts reveals incredibly personal feature dedicated to her and partner Amber inside family home

    Hanna Fillingham

    Robin Roberts spends her weekends at her stunning country home in Connecticut, where she lives with partner Amber Laign.

    The Good Morning America has lots of personal touches in the property, and the latest addition to her living room is incredibly special.

    MORE: Robin Roberts shares colourful photos inside family home to mark special occasion

    The GMA co-star took to Instagram to share a photo from

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