There are times when a family cannot adequately care for a loved one and rely on a caregiver for help with children, the elderly or disables. Caregivers can be anyone from doctors, nurses, therapists, babysitters and nannies, to family members, friends and neighbors. Continue reading
As we quickly gear up for the holiday season, there is a good chance you have already started making travel plans. Whether you’re embarking on a journey near or far, by plane or car, always make sure to prepare ahead of time—especially if you have young travelers in tow. Continue reading
Life Insurance Awareness Month (LIAM) is in September – a month devoted to public education and awareness on the need and impact of Life Insurance. Continue reading
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Guest blogger: Lindsay V., Communications Coordinator / Compass Rose Benefits Group
Have you ever heard someone use the term “Sandwich Generation?” It was coined based on two simultaneously occurring trends. More and more millennials are moving back home after graduating college, as they face a competitive job market and increasing cost-of-living. At the same time, the average lifespan is 78.7 years, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—meaning people are living longer. The generation caught in between, juggling both their children and their parents, are known as the Sandwich Generation. Continue reading
Whether it’s in the backyard, on the beach or at a local park, picnics are a great way to spice up lunch with friends or family. Also, nothing beats a picnic lunch after a nice long walk—did you see our last post on the benefits of hiking?
So, grab your basket and blanket and head outside in the coming weeks—but first, let’s chat and chew about some tips for your perfect picnic! Continue reading