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Boating with Dogs: Expert Shares Top 10 Water Safety Tips

Pets are members of our family and more often than ever they go wherever we go – even for an outing on the water. Whether your boat passengers have four legs or two, you’ll want to do all that you can to keep everyone safe as you sail or motor across the surf. To compile a list of the top boater safety tips, we asked... Read Article

Six Questions to Ask an Insurance Agent

When your life changes, your insurance often needs to change with it. Yet it’s not always clear what kind of protection you, your family or your business really need. Enter your insurance agent. He or she is there to help you get everything squared away. Not sure how to start? Here are six questions to ask an insurance agent. 1. Do I need additional insurance if I’m... Read Article

Do the Hustle: What You Should Know about the Rise of the Gig Worker

There’s an exciting career revolution taking place – say hello to the “gig economy” (AKA, the side hustle), a booming new job market characterized by workers who call their own shots, set their own schedules and control their own destinies. According to the Chicago Tribune reports, “There's no hard data yet on the size of this labor force. Some say it represents less than 10... Read Article

How to Cash in on the Gig Economy

There’s an exciting career revolution taking place – say hello to the “gig economy,” a booming new job market characterized by workers who call their own shots, set their own schedules and control their own destinies. Nowadays more and more Americans are becoming a part of this employment shift. In fact, according to a CareerBuilder survey, 29 percent of workers have some sort of side... Read Article

You're Invited

Remember the “exchange chain letters” of years ago? If I sent a single kitchen towel to the first person on a typewritten list and then mailed the letter to six of my friends, it promised I’d receive a bounty of 36 kitchen towels. Or 36 books. Or 36 recipes. The letters came and came and came, each promising abundance (360 percent of your investment!) or... Read Article