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1/30/15  Grab Bag
The dollar bill: believe it or not

A dollar is the basic monetary unit in the United States, but how much do you really know about it? Here are some basic and interesting facts about this important note of legal tender.

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12/29/14  Grab Bag
10 ways to really keep your New Year’s Resolutions

Would you like to realize your New Year’s Resolutions? It might be easier than you think. Learn about a plan designed to help you stay focused and motivated.

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12/11/14  Grab Bag
Surviving holiday travel

Tens of millions of Americans travel by road, rail and air during the holiday season. If you're traveling, keep in mind that many other people are traveling too, so patience is a necessity. Learn some tips to survive your holiday travels without having a meltdown.

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11/1/14  Grab Bag
The economics of Thanksgiving

If you’re like 88% of American households, you will sit down for a Thanksgiving dinner with a turkey. That turkey will weigh, on average, 16 pounds, and you’ll end up eating 3,000 calories. You’ll also be participating in one of the most crucial days in the U.S. economy. Learn some facts and stats about this special holiday and how you might save some money and eat fewer calories this year.

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10/30/14  Grab Bag
Resources for estate planning and medical advanced directives

Yesterday’s blog post reviewed some of the components of estate plans. Today, we review some resources that can help you to complete your estate plan in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

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10/29/14  Grab Bag
Estate Planning Basics

Having an estate plan will give your family a financial outline after you pass away or become disabled. Although there is no such thing as a “one size fits all” estate plan, learning what an estate plan entails may help you decide how to proceed to create yours.

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