‘Does It Spark Joy?’ Exploring the Health Benefits of Decluttering

At this point, you’ve probably read, watched, or heard something about the KonMari tidying method by Japanese minimalist cleaning and organizing extraordinaire Marie Kondo. This cleaning craze seems to be sweeping the nation, and many people are taking out bags of unwanted items that no longer “spark joy” and, in return, donation centers are piling up with an abundance of stuff. The driving philosophy behind…

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Can I Offer Group Health Benefits to My 1099 Contractors?

If you want your business to grow, then you need to have the right team in place. In today’s economy, though, business owners have more choice and flexibility when it comes to deciding what having a “team” really means. Case in point? In today’s workforce, many businesses have grown to rely on the services of independent contractors to supplement or build out their team. Today’s…

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Don’t Rely on Luck When It Comes To Your Healthcare

Do you feel lucky? As we speak, millions of people across the country and around the world are gearing up to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Rooted in stories about St. Patrick, a priest who reportedly banished all the snakes from Ireland, St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday for people to come together, wear green, and celebrate the Emerald Isle—and that includes the famous “luck of…

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The Differences Between Medicare Supplements and Medicare Advantage

Turning 65 is all about making choices. In many cases, those choices are going to be fun ones. Do you want to take your spring vacation in Maui or Madrid? Do you want to use your retirement to learn woodworking, or to finally take that bike trip you’ve been planning? But of course, this milestone birthday also comes with some tougher choices, too, like making the decision…

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The Importance of Maintaining Relationships in Your Senior Years

We all know it’s important to stay healthy and balanced. When entering your golden years, it’s especially important. Being on top of a balanced diet, getting plenty of exercise, and having a regular sleep routine is necessary to making your retirement years your very best. And as we age, it’s not only necessary to have our own physical health in mind, but our emotional health,…

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