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Believe it or not, for most people this is the hardest part of getting a home ready to sell. We are all attached to our photos and mementos, but if you’re going to sell, put them away.

Get to know the people who live in your community- because everyone loves a good neighbor!

Innocence is golden. It doesn't carry burdens. There is no sin in it. Innocence learns and grows and indulges in delight. Innocent is joyous and Godlike. We should aim to have it. We should aim to keep it. Innocence trusts and loves. Please don't let these times take away our innocence.

The usual course of events in an on-the-job injury case begins with an injury and ends with the court approval of a monetary settlement. In between those two events are medical treatment and recovery.

The most common way to qualify for Medicare is when you are turning 65. You will have a specific time period, set by Medicare, to enroll in Part A and Part B Medicare. This is known as the Initial Enrollment Period (IEP).

I’ve been trying really hard to avoid icky humans for a while. I try to do my grocery or Lowes shopping in the mornings when it’s not crowded. I have barriers in my office that keep 10 feet between myself and clients. I have fans blowing in my lobby to simulate the outdoors. I wash my hands,…

Q: I have to start paying child support to my ex-wife on August 1, 2020.  I want to know if the payments are deductible?  May I claim the child as a dependent? 

When I began working with Medicare health plans a few years ago it became obvious to me that people aging into Medicare were joining a health insurance program that they really didn’t understand. Although the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) do all they can to educate America…

Dear Athletic Support: My daughter had her first softball tournament of the summer last weekend. It felt so good to be back out on the field, but things were definitely different. I don’t know if it was the masks all the girls were wearing or what, but my daughter just didn’t seem as sharp a…

Have you ever heard of a Love Lock Bridge? All over the world there are bridges where lovers take a lock, write their names on it, and secure it to a bridge. They then throw the key into the water below to signify their lasting love to one another. It sounds like a perfectly innocent express…

Before we get to the answer of the above question with the celebration of 4th of July being this week, my firm, Bond, Botes, Sykstus, Tanner & McNutt and I would like to personally thank all members of the US Armed Forces that have previously served or are currently serving this wonderfu…

Businesses of all sizes suffered some type of economic loss as a result of Alabama’s mandatory shut down due to COVID-19. To help offset those losses, businesses are turning to their insurance companies for help.

The family group that I spend so much time with, my Y family, has recently purposefully participated in some conversations of graceful listening and sharing. When our Executive Director approached me, he was concerned that our younger staff, who are away from home, might not have a platform …

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According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there were 37,461 vehicle fatalities in 2016. Speeding and offensive driving are major problems which contribute to fatal car crashes throughout the United States. These defensive driving tips can help you or a loved one take o…

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Many times, a person who is going on Medicare for the first time will come into our office with the understanding that Medicare will cover any and all medical procedures they have performed.  Today’s FAQs will address some items, services and procedures Medicare does not cover.