Retirees’ Top Financial Concerns All Revolve Around This 1 Thing

Though retirement is an exciting milestone to look forward to, the idea of it can be nerve-wracking. After all, there’s a host of financial unknowns associated with retirement, and living on a fixed income leaves many seniors struggling to make...
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How to Use Sticky Notes for More Productive Reading And Learning

In a world where productivity software reigns supreme, there is a humble stationery that is still thriving as an effective tool for enhancing reading and learning skills — sticky notes. While software companies have attempted to digitize the sticky note,...
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How to Write a Professional LinkedIn Headline (With Examples)

When it comes to icebreakers, “describe yourself in three words” is by far one of the toughest. You’re a complex person, with unique ambitions, experiences, preferences, and traits – how are you possibly supposed to distill yourself down to three...
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Do I Need Disability Insurance?

Many workers spend years nurturing their ability to earn a paycheck. They complete specialized training programs, negotiate salary and score promotions. They take night classes, work overtime and find ways to make themselves indispensable to their employer. So what would...
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13 Time Management Apps That Will Make You More Productive

The days where I feel most productive all have something in common: I budgeted my time well. When I’m at my most productive, I start the day with a plan and stay focused on my to-do list, which means that...
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19 ‘Thank You in Advance’ Alternatives That Are Far More Polite

Don’t end an email with “thank you in advance.” Many people find this phrase rude; after all, you’re assuming they’re going to do whatever you’ve requested – essentially taking away their right to say no. And it can also seem...
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What is Insurance Underwriting?

Underwriting is the process of evaluating the risk of insuring a home, car, driver or individual in the case of life insurance or health insurance, to determine if it’s profitable for the insurance company to take the chance on providing...
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Today is National Proofreading Day

Do you cringe when you see a document filled with misspelled words? Are you the friend that everyone asks to read over their projects before they send them out? Then this holiday is one for you! Proofreading Day is a...
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25 Professional Voicemail Greetings to Help You Record the Perfect One

I have a confession to make: I haven’t recorded a new voicemail greeting since 2014. In the past four years, I (hopefully) have become more articulate, poised, and self-assured. But hear my voicemail recording, and you’d think I was still...
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Whole Life vs. Term Life Insurance: Here’s What Matters to You

Life insurance is an important, yet often overlooked, household financial need. It not only protects your family, it also protects your income today and down the line. Make no mistake, not having a good life insurance policy puts a household...
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