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Tips For First Time Home Owners

Most people look forward to owning their own home one day. However, many people do not realize that a lot of work goes into being a homeowner. Fortunately, there are several things that you can do to make it easier to...

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How Do I Report My Health Insurance on My Tax Return?

If you believe the headlines, sorting out the Affordable Care Act (commonly referred to as "Obamacare") is going to be the single worst moment of your 2015 tax filing season. That might be true for some taxpayers. But...

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5 Holiday Safety Tips

With the Christmas decorations all set up and the excitement of the holidays in the air, it's easy to forget about safety precautions and careful behavior -- but knowing how to stay safe is just as important now as it...

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Holiday Health and Safety Tips

The holidays are a great opportunity to enjoy time with family and friends, celebrate life, to be grateful, and reflect on what's important. They are also a time to appreciate the gift of health. Here are some holiday...

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The True Cost of Long Term Care

Paying for long-term care can have a major financial impact on families. It's a big reason why each year more than 65 million Americans provide long-term care to an adult family member. Yet the costs to those family...

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Life Insurance: What to Consider as a Business Owner

Bob Stein runs a knockout business as a co-owner of two LA Boxing gyms in Marlboro and Shrewsbury, N.J. But on a personal level, he knows the company could be faced with a one-two punch if anything happened to him or to...

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Tips For Hosting And Enjoying Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is an American holiday that dates back to 1621. During that year, the pilgrims experienced many difficulties; however, after a successful harvest, they celebrated by giving thanks for what they received....

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10 Situations When You Might Need An Emergency Fund

Everyone knows the little rules of life that reduce the risk of costly mistakes, like driving slowly in the rain or not leaving candles burning. But it's the rare what-ifs that might prompt you to dip into your...

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10 Reasons to Consider Life Insurance

We asked insurance professionals on our LinkedIn page and group to share their best tip on life insurance and getting coverage, and here is some of the great advice we got: 1. Start young. Just because you don't have a...

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Life Insurance at 23

Everyone's situation is different. - Mine began recently with a bunch of firsts: my first job; my first apartment; my first life insurance policy. I am now a 23-year-old single individual, with no dependents, with some...

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