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Don’t Let the Coronavirus Cause an Outbreak of Clutter!

Save empty tennis ball canisters to store loose objects like sewing bobbins, drill bits, or tie wraps.  Attach Velcro fasteners to the canisters and the other adhesive strip to a pegboard or wall to hang the containers.

Don't Let Clutter Take Over This Holiday Season

Keep your home, your finances, and yourself organized despite all of the holiday hustle and bustle. We have tips and tricks to help you stay on top of it all — without the clutter that can so often accumulate during the holidays!

Prepare Your Home for Holiday Hosting

Be a happy host with tips and tricks to help you get your home ready for holiday hosting on time and on budget. Your guests won’t believe you could do it all!

How to Spend Less While Giving More

Utilize these helpful tips to rein in your seasonal spending and keep your budget on track!

Social Security Simplified

 1. Being unaware of spousal perks.  The Social Security Administration (SSA) looks kindly upon married seniors, allowing them to choose between the higher of two benefits — their own or up to 50% of their spouse’s full retirement amount.