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The Poor Man’s Will: A Sound Estate Planning Strategy?

With COVID-19 turning life upside down, many are revising their wills just in case the worst happens. And some are turning to "poor man's wills" to avoid expenses. Here's why that might not be the best idea.

Category: Society

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The Power of Decisiveness

Something many of us struggle with is indecision. Sometimes even small decisions like where to eat can send us into a tailspin. Finding ways to be more resolute in our decisions can pay dividends for our mental health.

Category: Society

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How To Track How Much You’re Spending on Your Wedding

It's important to set a wedding budget and stick to it so that your wedding costs don't balloon out of control. Use tracking tools to manage all your wedding-related expenses to keep surprises to a minimum.

Category: Wedding Planning

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Getting Married? Mask Up With This Helpful Guide

If you're proceeding with a wedding during the COVID-19 pandemic, it's important to ensure the safety of yourself and your guests. One way to do that is to make sure you and your guests wear masks at the ceremony.

Category: Wedding Planning

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How To Plan a Drive-By Engagement Party

COVID has certainly changed the way we do weddings and engagement celebrations. One creative way to hold a safe and socially distanced engagement party is a drive-by party for your friends and loved ones.

Category: Engagement

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How To Stick With Your Resolutions

Most us will make New Year's resolutions - not all of us will see them through. Whether your resolution is to lose weight, break a bad habit, or something else, there are some simple ways to improve your odds of success.

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Tips for Dealing With Pressure From Loved Ones When Wedding Planning

Planning a wedding is an exciting and stressful time. Despite your best attempts, you might find your or your partner's family pushing or pulling you one way or another. Manage that wedding pressure with these tips.

Category: Wedding Planning

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The Role of the Godparent

Being asked to be a child's godparent is a great honor. But many don't know exactly what that entails. While the expectations can vary, there are a few universal things that parents will expect of you.

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Relaxation Techniques That Can Calm Wedding Anxiety

The thought of getting married in front of a bunch of people can understandably cause major anxiety. While it might seem like wedding nerves are inevitable, there are techniques you can use to help manage the stress.

Category: Wedding Planning

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COVID-19, Wedding Etiquette, and You: Invitations, Gifts, and Masking Up

Weddings in the age of COVID-19 have their own unique set of guidelines, considerations, and etiquette. If you're unsure what that might mean for you, or if you should even attend the ceremony, start here.

Category: Wedding Planning

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