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Wait! Do you really want to give that gift to your family?

My family isn’t much for television watching.  Other than sports, the TV can go days without being turned on and nobody misses it.  I am a fan of the TV show “The Goldbergs”, and last fall my wife and I let the kids watch for the first time and it was a hit with them.

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How to Give Wisely This Holiday Season

Americans are generous people. According to GivingUSA.org, total charitable donations by individuals rose to a new high in 2016. 

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The Pros and Cons of Gift Cards

As we are now on the other side of Thanksgiving, holiday shopping is on the minds of many. One of the simplest ways to finish off your list is to pick up a few gift cards. Clearly, they have become a go-to gift as Americans spent billions of dollars on them every year.  But are they a worthy gift purchase?   Read More

10 Tips for Safe Holiday Online Shopping

Black Friday, Cyber Monday. We all enjoy the thrill of finding the best deals. Plus, shopping online is a pleasure. No traffic, no crowds, and no searching for a parking spot. According to Forrester Research, U.S. online retail sales will grow to $480 billion by 2019. At the same time, scams are growing too. Read More