Whole Life Insurance – It Just Plain Sucks

My Mom always told me to never use that word. That it’s not proper or nice to use. And I agree, unless something really does suck. And whole life fits the bill…

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To you, and especially to all who’ve served our country, Happy Veterans Day!

While thinking about the meaning behind the day, we came across an editorial in the Washington Post from a few years back. It was written by a veteran named J. Mark Jackson, who served in the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions in Afghanistan in 2009…

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The Bittersweet Story Behind Candy Land® That Brought Joy to Children in the 1940’s

When Halloween rolls around each year, we put out our jack-o-lanterns, spooky yard decorations, and candy – copious amounts of candy…

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Dads on Duty: Creating Community

A group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals We would imagine most of us see our own community as people living in the same place…

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Happy Labor Day!

For most of us, this three-day weekend is a great opportunity to enjoy some of the last great weather for outdoor fun before the chill of winter sets in. But is that what Labor Day should be about? To answer that question, let’s take a look at the history of this holiday…

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Retirement can be the ultimate vacation … IF you plan ahead.

Now that summer is underway, we’ve had several friends tell us about their vacation plans. Listening to them talk, it’s clear they’ve put a lot of thought and effort into planning their trips. That got us thinking: what if people put as much time into planning their retirement…

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