Are Your High-Value Items Insured?

Your existing home insurance policy may not provide enough coverage for your valuable items. Your existing home insurance policy will provide coverage for your personal belongings that you keep in your house. However, if your home boasts expensive possessions, such as a diamond necklace or piece of artwork, your homeowners insurance may not be able to protect you as you thought. Home insurance policies have specific limits for the amount of protection they will provide for personal … [Read more...]

Easy Ways to Save on Air Conditioning This Summer!

As the summer heats up, lower your outgoing costs on keeping your place cool. Summer air conditioning bills can take a big bite out of your budget. If your HVAC system isn’t delivering its best performance, those bills can get even higher. When faced with poor energy efficiency, many people assume that they need to upgrade or replace their equipment, and sometimes this is the case. However, older systems may still be viable, and there are ways to keep your home cool without having to upgrade … [Read more...]

How to Insure Your Home Business

Running a business from the comfort of your home? You will need extra insurance. If you are a business owner working out of your home, you will know that your study is full of digital devices, paperwork, and equipment. Even though working from home is ideal to save on gas, office space, and overhead, it does open you up to a whole new world of risk. If an accident or incident were to destroy your home, you would have not only lost personal items but your business equipment, too. For this … [Read more...]

Natural Remedies to Relieve Stress

Take the stressors out of your daily life to enjoy life and improve your health. Although stress is a natural part of life, it can be harmful to your health. Long-term stress can lead to illnesses and even increase your risk of developing health conditions like strokes and heart disease. Instead of finding quick fixes and taking medications, find the cause of stress and treat it naturally. Meditate. Take a deep breath and let go of your stress. Spare 10 minutes every day to sit quietly … [Read more...]

Simple Gardening Tips for Your Garden

Anyone can fix their garden to look like a million bucks, and with these simple gardening tips, so can you.  Gardening is something that many people do around the world because it allows us to create and grow using nature itself. The perfect botanical arrangement of flowers, vegetables, and fruits can make any home look pristine. The best part is you don't have to invest thousands of dollars to improve your garden, being a little thrifty can give your garden the boost it needs. Here are a few … [Read more...]

Graduation Ceremony Tips for Parents (and Other Guests)

Graduation ceremonies are long, but it's all worth it to hear the name of your child or spouse or partner or friend and see them receive their diploma.  After many years of hard work, the soon- to- be- graduate will receive their diploma and graduate from the institution (be it a high school or university, or some other institution in which a graduation is necessary). If you will be attending a graduation ceremony soon, here are a few ideas to make it go as smoothly as possible. Arrive Early … [Read more...]

Small Business Tips for Employee Retention

Small businesses need their best employees, but keeping up with competition and poor management can become obstacles which lead to turnover.  Good employees are the lifeblood of any business, but a good employer is the beating heart which spreads this oxygen-rich blood (the employees) and keeps the business alive. Losing employees is the last thing small businesses want because it is a costly loss. Replacing an employee costs, on average, 20 percent of that employee's annual salary. If you own … [Read more...]

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