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Setting Goals for the New Year

With the New Year (and new decade!) approaching, you may be thinking about resolutions for 2020. Beginning a new year can be an exciting and hopeful time and is the perfect moment to reflect and formulate new goals. These goals can range from changing bad habits to learning new skills, from refining existing skills to improving relationships […]

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Common Estate Planning Pitfalls

Estate planning is complicated.  In many cases, people simply sign a stack of documents at their attorney’s office and think the job is done. The result? A lot of mistakes, a lot of people falling into estate planning pitfalls.  Here are a few that you should try to avoid.   1) Naming the wrong executor or successor[…..]

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Fit Travel to Your Personality

Where should you go on your next vacation trip?  Your satisfaction and enjoyment level may depend on who you are, according to psychologist Joshua Jackson, associate professor at Washington University in St. Louis.  He identifies five core personality types—extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, neuroticism and openness.  And then he identifies a great potential vacation destination for people with each[…..]