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Elder Abuse Awareness: Protecting Loved Ones

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15, recognizes the risks of elder abuse and neglect of older people. It’s a day for family and caregivers around the world to learn how to take proactive steps to protect loved ones and for older people to learn how they can protect themselves.

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How to vacation on a budget

Summer is synonymous with vacation for many people, but booking an affordable trip can be tough with high inflation. In this article, we will cover ways to save on a vacation, from choosing a destination, amenities and more. With a little luck and planning, you’ll be able to enjoy the sound of the waves or find that special place to make memories...

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Buying a home in a changing market

A home loan, otherwise known as a mortgage, enables you to purchase a house without paying the full price out of pocket at the time of the purchase. For most people, buying a home is the biggest financial transaction in their lifetime. For that reason alone, if you’re in the market for a new home, it’s best to learn all you can about home loans so...

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Top Amazon Scams to look out for

When it comes to convenience, service and variety, nothing beats Amazon. The world’s largest and most popular online marketplace can carry anything from beauty products to a chicken harness with a leash. Yes, that’s a real product on Amazon and you can purchase it! For almost anything you might ever want or need, Amazon most likely has it – and...

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When to Consider a Small Business Loan

Many entrepreneurs use personal savings and credit to cover their initial costs because it can be difficult to get a business loan for a startup without a proven track record and credit history. However, relying on credit cards with high-interest rates and low credit limits is not a sustainable situation. Take a look at the advantages of a...

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What you need to know about Cryptocurrency.

Cryptocurrency is a word that many know but fewer understand. Survey data shows that 98% of people do not have a basic understanding of what cryptocurrency is. With so much information online and so many terms and concepts, it can be challenging to understand what cryptocurrency is, how you get it, and if these coins are safe investments.

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