Author: Monica Meinert

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Give your Brain a Winter Workout

5 smart ways to get your brain in tip-top shape   With freezing temperatures and shorter days, winter may not seem like the ideal time for exercise for physical fitness. It is, however, one...

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Beating the Winter Doldrums

For some, it comes when all the torn wrapping paper or empty champagne bottles have been put out with the recycling. For others, it’s the day after Super Bowl Sunday. Either way, when the...

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Friday Focus: LifeStyles of Maryland

Founded in 1998, LifeStyles of Maryland works to increase the quality of life for individuals and their families struggling with poverty and homelessness. Guided by the idea of “service through service”, the organization works...

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Marriage and Finance

Marriage is a big decision, and it’s made even bigger by the fact that you’ll be merging both your finances and your financial style with another person, likely for the rest of your life....

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It’s Random Act of Kindness Week!

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” –Aesop Have you ever been inspired by a random act of kindness? Maybe you saw a heartwarming story on the news; maybe someone...

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Benefits of a Good Credit Report

A solid credit history can be one of your most powerful financial assets. A record of prudent credit use and prompt payments can enable you to not only qualify for credit when you need...