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W is for Why Your Decision Style may impact Your Happiness?

The pursuit of happiness is humanity’s ultimate goal. Most people put happiness over all other life goals, and are consistently working towards being happy. But, after decades of research it still remains mysterious and complex. Have you ever considered that your decision-making style may impact your emotional state? We are continually making decisions in our […]

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V is for Your Financial Vulnerability

                              Image courtesy of atibody at FreeDigitalPhotos.net When planning for a successful financial future it’s important to include financial vulnerabilities….any tennis pro will include their vulnerabilities in their game plan and with good reason. Having this information will allow you to prepare for the expected as well as the unexpected. Potential vulnerabilities you […]

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AZ Asks: Advisors Views

    A feature from Ann Zuraw, Zuraw Financial Advisors, LLC. Advisor Views offers timely investment news and market updates designed to keep you informed, while enhancing your overall investment experience.   Your 401(k) Plan: Is it Time to Re-Think Your DIY Strategy? If asked, most people would probably agree that saving for a secure and […]

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T is for Transitions, Emotions in Retirement

T is for Transitions and Emotions during Retirement

  Life is a constant chain of transitions…we leave our childhood behind to go forth and experience many different stages of life. Countless books, websites, classes, workshops and advice from those who have gone before us are there to help direct us through our emotions as we move through the many life stages. One of […]

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S is for Saving the Bridesmaid Money

As happy as you are for your friend or family member on finding true love, sometimes you get the invitation and can’t help but cringe and wonder, “How much is this going to cost me?”  Whether you’re a bridesmaid or just attending – a wedding can become costly very quickly. Being there for your loved one […]

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R is for Regular Exercise and your Paycheck

  It’s well known that exercise is the foundation for a healthy lifestyle. With the combination of a balanced diet and physical exercise you can achieve your personal fitness goals. But, the list of positive benefits of exercise doesn’t stop with physical fitness. Exercising regularly can also provide many psychological benefits such as: Elevated mood […]

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Q is for Question the Financial Fidelity in your Marriage

Sharing is not always caring. Living with your spouse means sharing everything, money included. Unfortunately when it comes to financial matters things can get murky. It can be difficult to let someone into that part of your life because we view money as such a personal thing. But knowing about the financial fidelity or infidelity […]

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P is Prenups as an Estate Planning Tool

  As your wedding day approaches the last thing on your mind is estate planning. However, if you have agreed to sign a “Prenup” it may be wise to devise this agreement along with your estate plan. Today Prenups are not only used to protect assets in case of a divorce, they are also being […]

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Labor Day: A Brief History of the Labor Movement

  According to History.com, early trade unionism “…harbored a conception of the just society, deriving from the Ricardian labor theory of value and from the republican ideals of the American Revolution, which fostered social equality, celebrated honest labor, and relied on an independent, virtuous citizenship.” The first unions were local, cropping up in artisanal trades […]

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O is for Online Shopping PrOs and COns

Over the last decade our constant connection to the internet has made online shopping a common practice throughout the world. This new shopping revolution has become preferred over physically going out and about to search for desired merchandise. But as is true for with most everything in life, online shopping comes with advantages as well […]

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