20 Weird and Amazing Things That Only Happen in the Summer

There are some things about summer that are a no-brainer: s’mores around the campfire, fireworks on the 4th, and flip-flops on your feet. But have you heard about goats in trees and why relationships fizzle in the warmer months? More...
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8 “Sorry to Bother You” Alternatives Every Salesperson Needs

When you’ve been in sales a while, it’s easy to develop bad habits. You pick them up from other reps or take a shortcut during an especially busy week and, all of the sudden, you’ve added some skills to your...
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6 Reasons Americans Don’t Have Life Insurance, and Why They’re All Bogus

Without life insurance, your loved ones might be left in the lurch financially if you were to pass away unexpectedly. But despite the importance of having life insurance, many Americans go without it, and for reasons that really read more...
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20 Awesome Life Hacks That Will Simplify Your Life

Here’s an awesome list of 20 life hacks that will teach you how to quickly dry your clothes, make your shoes waterproof, amplify your phone’s speakers, and much more! More...
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The Ridiculously Successful Way to Introduce Yourself Over Email

Writing an email to a stranger is easy. Writing an email to a stranger that gets a response? Not so easy. The typical professional gets so many messages on a daily basis it’s a feat if they even open yours...
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The 3 Biggest Things I Considered When Setting Up My Life Insurance Policy

As far as estate planning goes, if you have loved ones in your life, putting together a life insurance policy is up there in importance, right along with creating a will and saving for retirement. More...
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The History of Flag Day

The Fourth of July was traditionally celebrated as America’s birthday, but the idea of an annual day specifically celebrating the Flag is believed to have first originated in 1885. BJ Cigrand, a schoolteacher, arranged for the pupils in the Fredonia,...
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7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey is a self-improvement book. It is written on Covey’s belief that the way we see the world is entirely based on our own perceptions. In order to change a...
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Best Ways to Manage Life Insurance Proceeds After a Spouse Dies

I handled all the household finances and bills throughout my 32-year-marriage to my husband, Dale. But when he suddenly died of a massive heart attack at 57 last year, I was so traumatized by the loss, I couldn’t think clearly...
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#VCRDay

VCR Day is a day to celebrate the videocassette recorder. Over time, VCR’s have been used to play back home movies and commercially made films and programs, as well as to record programming off of television. Prototypes and early versions...
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