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What To Teach Your Kids About Giving

It’s never too early to start grooming the next generation of compassionate givers. Here are some basics that can help you get started this holiday season.

10/24/2014

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Holiday Giving Tips And What To Avoid

End-of-year, charitable giving not only nabs you a nice tax deduction, but it also gives you the opportunity to support meaningful causes of importance to you. Here are some considerations to mull over before you write that check.

10/24/2014

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Benefits Of Compensated Work Therapy Programs For Veterans

In an ongoing effort to support returning veterans to re-establish themselves in viable careers, the Department of Veterans Affairs has established a vocational, rehabilitation program, called Compensated Work Therapy (CWT).

10/23/2014

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Conversations With Veterans: Howard Wasdin’s Success Post Military Life

Elite Navy SEAL sniper Howard Wasdin survived the infamous battle made famous in the hit movie “Black Hawk Down,” but medical retirement and coming home, presented him with challenges he never expected.

10/23/2014

Which Companies Give The Most?

With huge profit comes huge responsibility. Currently, a number of corporations have enhanced their public profiles by simply doing good, increasing their sustainability efforts and maintaining high levels of charitable giving. Here are a few of America’s corporate frontrunners to keep on your radar.

10/20/2014

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The 5 Most Impactful Charities For Holiday Giving

Non-profits rely heavily on end-of-year giving, to help them fulfill their annual goals and realize their vision of how to make the world a better place. Giving comes from the heart as well as the wallet, so choosing wisely makes sense. If you’re looking for suggestions and want to have huge impact, these five charities are worth your consideration and discretionary income.

10/20/2014

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How to Save Water and Money Despite Summer’s Heat

Here are some simple tricks that can help you reduce your water usage and lower your water bill this summer.

10/16/2014

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The Five Must-Have Energy-Efficient Appliances No Green Home Should Be Without

Despite the initial outlay, greening your in-home guzzlers can help you save significantly in a short amount of time, particularly if you take advantage of the rebates and tax incentives that are available. If you’re not able to upgrade every appliance in your home, these five can still supply a maximum, energy-saving boost.

10/16/2014

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How to Save Money and Energy by Using Solar Panels

If you’ve ever wondered if tapping into the solar energy system would work for you, here’s what you need to know.

10/16/2014

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The Science Behind Earthquakes: What Causes Them?

Trying to predict an earthquake’s arrival may not yet be possible, but learning about what causes them and remaining ever vigilant for the next one is vital.

10/09/2014

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How To Create An Emergency Evacuation Plan

You hope the walls you love will be strong enough to withstand even the worst quake nature can throw at you, but preparing and planning for evacuation are necessary steps.

10/09/2014

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Best Creative Couples Costumes For Adults

Want the world to know you two are tight as Batman and Robin? Check out these dynamic duo, Halloween twosomes.

10/03/2014

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How To Run Earthquake Practice Drills

Earthquake practice drills save lives and should be standard protocol for families at home, businesses and schools.

10/03/2014

California’s Top Earthquakes Of All Time

To live in California is to deal with earthquakes. Here is a short list of some of the state’s most devastating earthquakes.

09/30/2014

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Peru’s Best Outdoor Adventures

It would take years to enjoy all of Peru’s outdoor adventures, but here are a few that are not to be missed.

09/08/2014

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