Medicare – What’s New in 2019?

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Here are some of the main changes in Medicare this 2019. However, in 2019, you can breathe a little easier. Although you will always have some expenses in the donut hole, you won’t be paying as much per drug while in it. In 2019, however, Medicare Advantage plans include some supplemental home health care as an added benefit. The post Medicare – What’s New in 2019? You can expect Medicare to change each year.

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The Best Ways To Save Money In 2019

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But what are the best ways to save in 2019? While you might want an expensive coffee every morning do you need it? The post The Best Ways To Save Money In 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Saving money is more important than ever. In a world so politically unstable you never know what’s around the corner and when inflation is pricing many out already, planning for the future is a must.

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How Do I Manage My Expenses After Getting Married?

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Markdown your shared monthly income as well as a list of your monthly expenses. After deducting your expenses from your income pool, decide how to ration what is left. The post How Do I Manage My Expenses After Getting Married? Getting married is an exciting time for any couple. It’s the beautiful prospect of waking up every day next to your best friend and sharing your lives and home together.

DumbLittleMan’s Ultimate Gift Guide for Mother’s Day 2019

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It even has a special section so you can easily track the family’s expenses on special occasions, like Christmas. The post DumbLittleMan’s Ultimate Gift Guide for Mother’s Day 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Mother’s Day is just around the corner and finding the perfect gift for such a special occasion can be a really overwhelming task, particularly if you’re a last minute shopper.

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2019 Joan Burge Innovation Award for Assistants

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Therefore, I created the Joan Burge Innovation Award in 2019. Sandra Fette showed us the value of assembling a very detailed travel binder that included all types of important information such as when deposits were given for hotels, a place to hold business cards that the traveler receives, a pocket holder for expenses receipts, important information about meetings and much more.

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The Lazy Nomads’ Top 3 Safety Tips for Travelers in 2019

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Don’t wear expensive-looking jewelry and imprinted tote bags, too. The post The Lazy Nomads’ Top 3 Safety Tips for Travelers in 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Worldwide, 400,000 pickpocketing incidents occur daily. And more likely, this figure is higher since innumerable people assume items stolen from their backpacks or pockets were lost. Among the top risks associated with travel include theft, scamming, political unrest, natural catastrophes, and health risks.

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Good Practices for A Successful Dropshipping Business In 2019

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Marketing campaigns and, especially Facebook campaigns, are getting more expensive every day. The post Good Practices for A Successful Dropshipping Business In 2019 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. These days, a lot of online gurus portray dropshipping as a cash cow, promising quick profits with minimum investment. If that’s true, then even a hundred dollars is good enough to get going. Unfortunately, not all that glitters is gold and not all dropshipping tips work.

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[Free, live webinar] How should you be managing travel and expenses?

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And expenses—what a nightmare. Managing travel can be a headache. You might still be writing long emails back and forth to your travel agent, wasting time searching for the best deals yourself, or having to wait for your travellers to send you the booking options they want. Every time they travel! You get thrown hundreds […].

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6 Ways to Slash Businesses Expenses This Year

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As a business grows, it’s easy to let expenses scale up proportionally. If this is true in your situation, you may need to revisit the drawing board and slash some of these unnecessary expenses. To improve your bottom line, you either have to increase your income or slash your expenses. Expenses represent the lower hanging fruit.… … The post 6 Ways to Slash Businesses Expenses This Year appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 New Expenses For Small Businesses That Go Global

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We’ve compiled the following list of five expenses you may incur while preparing your business for expansion. Getting to know how each system works allows you to prepare for unexpected expenses around packaging and shipping. Researching markets carefully means avoiding expenses you weren’t prepared for.… … The post 5 New Expenses For Small Businesses That Go Global appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Writing Online: 7 Great Opportunities for Freelancers in 2019

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Based on the input from writers in my 1,100-member freelance-writer community, here’s what will pay well in 2019 (in alphabetical order): 1. Any business that sells something expensive and/or complex needs case studies to make sales. Glamour recently announced it would go online-only in February 2019, joining other recent online converts Teen Vogue, Self, Computerworld, and others. Original post: Writing Online: 7 Great Opportunities for Freelancers in 2019.

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Simple Money Hacks That Every Millennial Needs To Know

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And no, expensive coffees, dining out or going to see live music are not necessities. Necessities include expenses like groceries, rent, utilities, and fuel. Reduce your highlighted expenses to a few treats a month and save the rest. It’s mean to be used to cover medical expenses, family responsibilities, or – as is becoming increasingly common – job loss.

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8 Methods to Eliminate Credit Card Debt

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List all your income and all expenses and see what’s left over at the end of the month. Additionally, make sure to include budget lines for infrequent but expected expenses – like yearly insurance fees, back to school expenses, and Christmas gifts. A budget has two sides – income and expenses. While you’ve hopefully decreased your expenses already, you can also increase your income and put the increase towards paying off credit card debt.

5 Simple Tweaks to Make Your Home More Attractive

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If you want to add details in your home but can’t afford to buy expensive materials, you can create your own decors to make your home look more presentable. DIY decors can lessen expenses and it allows you to discover new things that could upgrade the look of your home. Some people want to have that glamorous look in their home that they willingly buy expensive things. It doesn’t have to be expensive. Designing or furnishing a home is never an easy task.

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13 Things You Can Do With Your Old Phone

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If you don’t want to go all out and purchase an expensive setup, there are alternatives. Baby monitors are expensive, and they can be complicated to set up. Smartphones are a necessity nowadays but one big setback in using them is that we need to upgrade on a regular basis. The newest technology today can be obsolete in a short year or two. This leads most people to discard their phones, but it doesn’t have to be this way.

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Saving Half of Income: 5 Steps to Effortlessly Save Money Every Month

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When planning to save, it is not uncommon for people to become absorbed in monitoring their expenses while completely ignoring the essential piece. Guide to track all of your expenses. You will take note of every little expense- like down to.99 Because again, you probably have no clue what your previous month’s expenses were. Sleep, exercise, and eat healthy to prevent incurring expensive medical bills. “Payment Successful”. That’s it. Gone forever.

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How To Fund Your Holiday of A Lifetime

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You’ll find this more helpful than anything else as it’ll allow you to break down your income and expenses and realistically budget and forecast how long it will take you to save. We all have a place in the world that we want to visit more than anywhere else. Usually, it’s a far-flung place, steeped in history and a culture that is the complete opposite to our own. The one problem though is funding it.

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How To Prepare For Home Improvement Projects

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The worst offenders of budget breakers include: Choosing expensive building materials and products. Though working with professionals may make the whole project more expensive, it’s still less costly than going in without a plan. In 2016, a couple in Ohio made a startling discovery behind the ceiling of their basement. A suitcase stuffed with $23,000 in cash was hidden just beneath the surface.

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The Future of Foldable Smartphones: The Good, The Bad, and The Worst

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And The Worst Part… When you have the most expensive gadget, you should expect nothing less. Even though the idea of a foldable smartphone is as old as the hills, the desire to embrace an elegantly flexible device had never seemed more passionate before. What appeared to be merely a flash in the pan not too long ago has seemingly brought the entire smartphone industry to a standstill.

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Are You Too Busy to Travel? 7 Reasons to Get Motivated and Start Travelling

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Expenses will come and go, but time cannot be turned back. Travel doesn’t have to be expensive – or far. Travelling is an excellent way to experience new cultures and expand your horizons. Avid globetrotter Johnson Nguyen shares these traveling tips and hacks he’s picked up while traveling throughout the globe. If you are waiting for that perfect time to travel, it will likely never come. There will always be bills to pay, and your bank account may be stretched too thin.

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5 Ways to Buy Cheaper Airline Tickets With A VPN

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Remember that airline companies and air ticket vendors want to sell you the most expensive ticket that you can afford. This means that if it knows your shopping habits or your capability to afford business-class tickets, it might quote you slightly more expensive prices across the board. Everyone wants to beat the system and get better value for money online. Sadly, for the most part, the system has the ability to snatch as much dollar out of your pocket as possible.

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Reasons Why A Mold Inspection Is Crucial Before Buying A House

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A Mold Problem Is An Expensive Expense. Repairing mold damage can be expensive, especially if the cause is water damage. You won’t want to risk the health of your loved ones as well as your pocket from having to pay for expensive mold remediation. Buying a house is no easy decision to make. You need to worry about lots of things. First, you need to think about how to finance the purchase.

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Can You Be Successful Without College?

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Some would even go so far as to consider it the most expensive piece of paper they own or even a pricey mark of conformity. Bill , covered not only the tuition but also living expenses and other costs totaling $4 billion between the years 1944-1949. Unfortunately, these luxuries become more sparse as basic living expenses grow. What does your college degree say about you?

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How to Decorate your Home

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The kitchen might be an expensive room to renovate. Some people have a strong gut feeling for home decor. They exactly know what to buy and where to place it. They can also visualize the colors and they’re never afraid of change. Then, there are those people who always have their interior designer’s phone number on speed dial. They want to try a lot of things but don’t have the eye for designs.

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Wish Your Pup Could Tell You How He’s Doing? Check His Poop

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Emergency clinics are less expensive than you think, and waiting might do more harm. Everybody poops — me, you, and our furry friends. Most dog lovers are more familiar with dog poop than human poop. We scoop poop on walks, clean up indoor accidents, and search through mounds for lost treasures. Poop management isn’t everyone’s favorite part of pet parenthood, but it is a vital aspect of productive and health-focused pet care.

2019 187

Tile vs Hardwood: A Complete Guide

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This means that hardwood can be more expensive to maintain in the long run. More expensive hardwood which is more per square foot? Choosing between tile vs hardwood is a decision every homeowner must make when considering their next remodel. And frankly, it’s a very hard decision to make. The good news is that I’ll be providing insight here which I think can help you make the right choice. I’d like to introduce myself before we get started.

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Working with your Executive on a planned approval process

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Executives also have to accept leave requests, sickness reports, expenses, invoices, purchase orders and budget requests. In most organisations, work often needs to be formally approved or signed-off by Senior Executives before the work can begin or the next phase of the project. The list is pretty endless, and it can take up a lot […]. Core Skills Featured admin administrators assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Skills Tasks Virtual Assistant

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How to Start Creating A Home Gym That Fits Your Needs

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No matter your fitness goals, working out at home to reduce carb or get fit is a great way to avoid expensive gym membership. It is not compulsory to buy expensive gym equipment. Skip the expensive and heavy fitness equipment if you are not sure of using it. Is waking up early in the morning and traveling a long way to workout making you feel lazy? If yes, then you are not alone. There are many gym goers who will agree with this fact.

2019 165

Top Reasons Why You Should Find A Virtual Assistant Today For Your Business

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A lot of entrepreneurs have a hard time coping with the expenses. Running a business can take a significant toll on you, especially when you are doing all the tasks alone. It will make it hard to focus on growing your business and generating more profits if you’re too busy doing everything yourself. Maybe it’s about time you get yourself support and experience the benefits of hiring a virtual assistant. What Are Virtual Assistants?

2019 181

7 Ways to Make Your Angry Wife Happy

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Romantic gestures don’t have to be expensive. Though presents and holidays are perfect but expensive treats, consider that there other heartfelt ways to turn around your wife’s state of mind. If you’ve made your wife angry for some reason, you know how difficult it is to put a smile back on her face. While it’s true that each woman is different, a lot of wives like being showered with kindness and appreciation.

2019 175

12 Side Businesses You Can Earn Extra Money From

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Forget having money for any expected expenses, you’re just trying to cover your current bills. According to the Federal Reserve, just 61% of households would be able to cover an unexpected expense totaling $400. Even working a full-time job, it can seem almost impossible to make it from payday to payday without running out of money. You’re not alone. In the same report, 17% of adults said that they expected to only partially pay a bill due to not having enough money.

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6 Ways To End A Fight With Your Wife Quickly

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But this desire to get your point across and make your case is often at the expense of really understanding your wife’s point of view. People often say, “happy wife, happy wife” when it comes to marriage. So does this mean that when you have an argument you should just give in and say, “Yes, dear”? No, it really doesn’t. Acquiescing to every argument or disagreement won’t bring happiness – in fact, it’s much more likely to create resentment and deeper problems going forward.

2019 159

Your Complete Guide On How To Choose The Best Electric Shaver

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The higher-end and more expensive models can easily cost upwards up $200 or more, but these are usually the ones that come with the built-in cleaning and sanitizing stations. There’s nothing more satisfying than a clean close shave that’s nick-free. Whether you’re upgrading your current shaving kit or buying your first one, having the best electric shaver in critical. But, how do you pick out the best one and which features do you want?

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Online and Offline Businesses You Can Start With No Money

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House sitting won’t require you to make any expensive investments. These days, it’s easier than ever to start your own business. With the rise of the internet and online platforms for conducting business, there are plenty of opportunities to make money. There’s a long list of businesses you can start with no money. Traditional wisdom holds that you need to “spend money to make money” In reality, however, there are many ways to earn money without an initial investment.

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Investing in Graphic Design as a Key Point of Any Startup

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It’s more expensive than fiverr.com, but the quality is considered to be a little better yet still affordable for most startups. See Also: 10 Design Rules You Should Never Forget in 2019. So you’re literally just starting out, and the next item on your agenda is to find a skilled artist to design your startup’s logo, website, or packaging. The only problem is, how much do you spend? And is it worth a large investment? Let’s talk about it. What is graphic design?

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How to Earn Money While Traveling

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With websites like Airbnb, you can literally list and rent a bed, a room or an entire space and cover your travel expenses, such as your accommodation. This usually combines a provided housing, paid travel expenses, and even meals. If you are good at it, you can use the money to cover all your travel expenses. If you want to travel the world and earn some money while on the move, try one or several of the ideas above to cover your expenses.

2019 170

Why You’ll Never Win What You Want Without A Win-Win Approach

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Since birth, our benevolent caretakers traditionally teach us, by exclusive stressful competition games, that our success must come at the expense of others. “An open heart is an open mind.” – Dalai Lama. Do you want peace everywhere around? Deep in our hearts, we all want world peace. Everyone wishes to live in a harmonic sunlit world where we could always have what we desire without having to compete and fight each other.

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Will Your Customers Buy From You Tomorrow?

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They can get in touch with someone easily, quickly, and at less expense than before. Business is all about people and the relationships they build over time. In this electronic age, buyers and sellers are no longer limited geographically as Internet businesses are transacted 24 hours a day. How can merchants of goods and services duplicate the kinds of relationships that were built around neighborhood commerce? Is it even possible?

2019 184

How to Keep Business Data Secure When Transitioning to a New Office?

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Even though such a company might be a bit expensive, it will save you a lot of headaches in the long term. Moving to a new office is not easy. More so, you have to ensure that none of the office hardware gets damaged. Additionally, the responsibility to keep the data secure is also on your shoulders. People can secure devices and things, but they often ignore the security of the data. It is indispensable to take necessary measures to protect your business data as well.

2019 169

How to Give Someone A Gift They’ll Love

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However, there is an art to gifting than simply sending the most expensive item you can afford. Thoughtful, handmade gifts could be more meaningful than random, expensive ones. This doesn’t mean going for the most expensive present you can afford. Sometimes, a handmade gift would mean much more to a person than an expensive gift that does not align with their values. There is no better way to show that you love and care for your loved one than by sending them gifts.

2019 162

10 Innovative On-Page SEO Tactics to Increase Ranking on Google

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While the most important of all on-page SEO techniques seems to be keyword optimization, and people can often pay undue attention to it at the expense of others, there are other innovative strategies, too. Here are the on-page SEO tips checklist for 2019. Search engine optimization tactics are often grouped into on-page and off-page. On-page SEO tactics cover all the processes that go into optimizing your site pages to make sure they rank higher on Google.

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The Best Foodie Cities In America You Should Totally Visit

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While the city is home to some of the most expensive properties in the world, don’t be fooled into thinking that the foodie scene follows suit. If you’re a foodie and looking to expand your culinary horizons, have you considered what the US has to offer? The States is absolutely jam-packed with diverse cultural food options. The best foodie cities in America won’t disappoint you.

2019 158

Top 12 Tips For A Stress-Free Life For College Freshmen

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If it’s early in the year, apply for grants to help cover your expenses. Stress plays a huge role in many college student’s lives, especially freshman. In today’s society, stress is almost inevitable. But, we’ve put together several tips for college freshmen to help you manage your stress. You can use them to have a stress-free college experience from year one until you finish your courses. Get Enough Sleep.

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