Economy:

Tips to Secure Your Family's Financial Future

Having a discussion about what will happen after a loved one passes away is not an easy thing, but it can prevent a lot of stress during a very difficult time! Find out some great tips on how to bring up the conversation and where to begin your planning. Make sure everyone is open and honest so that there aren't any surprises down the line. Having everything legally documented is also a necessity as it will prevent potential problems down the line and make sure everyone's wishes are carried out. These are just two of the many great things you'll learn!

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Brian Tracy Inspirational Article of the Month:

How to Set Priorities Using the ABCDE Method

Do you feel like there aren't enough hours in the day to get things done? Are you constantly stressed out over deadlines? Sorting your to do list by priority will help you get ahead in your day and even help you start eliminating nonessential things off your list altogether! Learn how the first five letters of the alphabet can help you be more productive and start getting things done.

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Interesting Articles and Photos of the Month:

Why Hobbies are Essential to Life

If you have ever wished you could have a garden but are limited in the amount of space you have in your yard, this article is for you! Find out how a raised garden bed can help transform even a small patio into a bountiful source of fruits, veggies, and herbs. Have a bigger yard at your disposal? That just means you can grow even more crops! Find out how this type of garden has been helping this homeowner eat healthier for the past 30 years. You'll learn about all of the benefits and how to get started!

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Why is Mother's Day So Special?

While it's a good habit to celebrate and show our appreciation for our moms year round, there is one day a year that is set aside just for her. Find out why spoiling mom on Mother's Day is an essential thing for any child or grandchild. You'll have a chance to reflect on what makes your mom so special and allow you to take a moment to reflect on everything she does for you everyday. From her selfless acts to her nurturing, loving ways, be sure to make this Mother's Day one that she will never forget!

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5 Tips for Saving Money Today

There are a lot of things we pay for because they are convenient and make our lives easier, but how many of those things can you eliminate? From creating your own home gym to skipping pricey meals at restaurants, find out how you can save hundreds of dollars each year! This check list will help you start thinking about things you can cut out of your monthly expenses to start growing your savings account. Get the whole family involved in brainstorming and celebrate with a special treat paid for some of the money you save!

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Seniors Find That Doing Good is Good for You

Staying active in your golden years is crucial to maintaining a healthy life, but it's not always easy to do. Volunteering for a good cause can help you stay engaged, meet new people, and feel like you have a reason to be excited about life every day. New studies show that volunteering can help seniors stay sharp and full of life. This article will get you find out what types of organizations you should spend your time on based off of your interests and beliefs.

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Videos of the Month:

Cute Baby Throws his Hands up in the Air Every Morning

A good, long stretch in the morning can energize you and help start your day off right! This baby learned this at a young age and it's the cutest thing ever! Take a look at this adorable video his dad compiled of his daily ritual of throwing his hands up after being released from his swaddle. Does your little one have any morning habits that would go viral if filmed? Be sure to share this video with all of the baby lovers in your life and anyone else who could use a good laugh.

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Disneyland Secrets: 3 Places the Public Can't Go

Disneyland is one of the most magical places on earth. From breakfast with your favorite character to stepping inside Mickey's house, there is something for everyone! Did you know that there are some magical places that are off limits to the public though? This lucky reporter got to step inside 3 places that are people are rarely allowed to see because they were places used by Walt Disney himself! You'll be filled with envy when you see what this lucky lady got to experience.

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10 Most Expensive Hotel Rooms in the World

Can you believe that there are hotel rooms that cost more for a one night stay than most people make in a year? These lavish rooms provide a unique experience for those people who are lucky enough to afford them. Many include 24-hour butler service, luxurious sheets and towels, and everything else you would expect for $40,000 per night. Which one would you choose to visit if you were rich and had the cash available to spend on a night or two? 

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Delicious Recipe of the Month:

Restaurant Recipes--How to Make Cheddar Bay Biscuits

If you have a craving for some buttery, garlicky biscuits but don't want to spend a lot on dinner at a restaurant tonight, you will want to keep this recipe on hand! Find out how you can easily replicate those famous biscuits that everyone loves anytime in your own home with just a few ingredients that are probably already in your pantry. Give your family a taste test to see if they can tell these apart from the real thing! You'll be the star of the show anytime you decide to break these out.

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Dumb Criminal of the Month:

10 Stupid Criminals You Won't Believe

These criminals take dumb to a whole new level and these stories will leave you wondering "What were they thinking?!" From bank robbers who call ahead and let the victims know they are on their way to wanted criminals who shared his wanted poster on his Facebook wall to get likes, you will be amazed at the stupidity involved! Which one do you think wins the award for dumbest criminal of them all?

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