Lorin Bice Blog

What does 2018 have in store for your retirement plan?

As I drove to work this morning, I heard Ray Stevens sing “Guitarzan” followed by The Rolling Stones’ “Sympathy for the Devil.” It was, shall we say, an eclectic musical morning! Finding the dichotomy too much to process before the noonday sun, I switched to (Stuart) Varney & Co. on the Fox Business Network. Mr. […]

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Crossing milestones and investing with your heart in life | December 2017

The year two thousand and seventeen was one of milestones for me.   I turned 60…and 250. Two hundred and fifty pounds, specifically. This was an all-time high for me, and it came in mid-summer.  I went on further to hit new highs — or lows, as it were — until I went to the beach […]

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Hurricane Season | August 2017

Given a heavy workload and some down time thrown in, I’m barely under the wire for this to be an August column rather than a September column. As I write I’ve seen the news reports of Hurricane Harvey hitting the Texas coast and flooding Houston and other areas. The cost to human life and lives […]

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Leaving a Mark | July 2017

“What are we, a mile from the sun?” asked Lawrence Bourne III in one of Tom Hanks’ lesser films. Hanks played Lawrence, a spoiled rich kid that inadvertently gets himself enrolled in the Peace Corp and shipped off to the tropics.   The only thing I remember about the movie was the Hanks character getting off […]

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George Jones and Ben Franklin Sing the Blues | June 2017

My Sirius radio preset channels are a rather eclectic lot: I have the 60’s, Willie’s Roadhouse, Jimmy Buffet, the Metropolitan Opera, College Sports, Fox Business News and newly added to the lineup, the Beatles channel. I wish they had a history or book channel; something like Michael Connelly’s Harry Bosch novels, only without the random […]

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