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sock

1. a light shoe worn by actors in ancient Greek and Roman comedy, sometimes taken to allude to comic drama in general
2. another name for windsock

wind cone

wind cone
Wind cone.
A free-rotating fabric-truncated cone that when subjected to air movement indicates wind direction and wind force. On approach charts, the wind cone is shown as. Also called a cone, sock, or wind sock.
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You might average more or less, which is all the more reason to sock away money aggressively.
Start a career, find a house, get married, have kids, sock away cash for their college fund and look forward to your midlife crisis - the circle of life truly begins at graduation.
Renting can be a sensible move, perhaps permitting you to sock away more money in your retirement accounts.
21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the peak gift-buying season just around the corner, grocery shoppers might be especially thankful to find a way to sock away sure savings when stocking up on the essentials for their holiday feast.
As a result, they were forced to scrimp and save and pool their resources to start businesses, build institutions, purchase homes, and sock away money for their children's future.
Unless an investor was retired throughout the decade, he was continuing to sock away money, continuing to build up that portfolio.
But the district has made little or no effort to sock away the funds to pay for this future liability.
A good budget should allow you to sock away extra money.
People get to sock away a lot of money, tax-free, and use it to pay for medical care under a catastrophic health insurance policy.
Outside jumbos, one new product enables buyers to sock away all or part of a down payment on a home in investment vehicles such as variable and fixed annuities, and in life insurance policies.
While we don't get a 'do-over' in terms of past savings behavior, the good news is, it's never too late to start and make a plan to sock away just a little bit more," said Dan Houston, executive vice president, Retirement and Investor Services, The Principal(R).
Live below your means, and you'll be able to sock away money for retirement, too.