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Surprising Links between Gratefulness, Money and Happiness

Psychology Today: If you feel thankful and grateful in general, you're more likely to experience happiness than people who are more focused on their material wealth and... More

Time and Quality

Jason MacGregor took a closer look at the effect filing times have on the quality of audits. What he found is a bit counter intuitive. More

4 Ways to Bridge the Retirement Income Gap

TIME: William Reichenstein, Ph.D., The Pat and Thomas R. Powers Chair of Investment in Management at Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, is quoted about strategies to delay Social Security benefits to boost income and financial security. Reichenstein suggests pulling funds from pretax accounts, such as a 401(k) or traditional IRA, to take... More

10 Ways Your Smartphone is Making You Fat

Active Beat: A recent Baylor University study reports that female college students spend 10 hours daily on their smartphones, while men spend roughly 8 hours. According to the article, the time we spend on our phones is preventing us from doing more beneficial activities, like working out. More

7 Ways to Maximize Your Social Security Benefits Bill Reichenstein, Ph.D., the Pat and Thomas R. Powers Chair in Investment Management at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, talks about how to prepare to claim Social Security benefits if you spouse dies. “The higher earner should base his benefits decision on the age he would be when the second spouse dies,”... More