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New Year Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions

I’ve been involved in a coaching group for years, trying to learn to run my life and business with meaningful goals and purpose. Among the habits I have developed that have been most helpful is regularly visiting my major lifetime goals, then my 10-year, three-year and one-year goals. These take meaning and space, however, over a shorter timeline. 

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What the executor does

What the Executor Does

Dealing with death is never easy and overseeing the estate can be complicated. However, staying organized can help you manage things smoothly.

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In Infamy

A Day That Lives In Infamy

The bravery of the soldiers, sailors, airmen, and marines who fought in the Pacific and European theaters is legendary. They faced unimaginable horrors on battlefields far from home, yet their resolve never wavered.

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CPR Training

CPR Training Can Be Lifesaving

CPR is a lifesaving technique that one can use if someone is not breathing properly or if their heart has stopped. Our instructor emphasized that during a cardiac arrest, every second counts

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aging parent

What Should You Know about Annuities?

While they may be enjoying a new surge of popularity, the concept of annuities dates back to early Rome, when citizens would make a lump-sum payment to a contract called an annua in exchange for income payments received once a year for the rest of their lives.

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