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Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

When your child turns 18, they’re legally considered an adult even though they have a lot more growing to do (though they may not think so!). Just like any other adult, their health and financial information is protected by privacy laws. But unlike any other adult, that’s still your child and you want to be

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Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

You started your business as a labor of love, nurturing it through those tough early years with grit and personal sacrifice. Over time, that seedling grew into a successful enterprise through your sheer force of will and hands-on leadership.Your business has become an extension of yourself. After all, you are the boss, the visionary, the

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Startup business

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

The path to entrepreneurial success is paved with challenges and triumphs, often born from humble beginnings. Today, I’ll highlight such a story. Audrey Finocchiaro and Sam Lancaster are the founders of The Nitro Bar, a cold brew coffee business in Rhode Island. They started their business in 2016 in Audrey’s parents’ basement, and with long

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Estate planning for dads

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

If you’re a father, you’ve always strived to provide the best for your family, ensuring their well-being and securing their future. However, even the most well-intentioned plans can falter if you overlook the complexities of estate planning. So this Father’s Day, let’s celebrate all of you dads and explore some common pitfalls that fathers often

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funding

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

As an entrepreneur, you can appreciate how difficult it may be to get funding for your business. You’ve pitched your heart out, refined your business plan, and networked like it’s an Olympic sport, yet the only word you seem to hear from investors is “no.” But fret not! It’s possible to turn that “no” into

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LGBTQ parent

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

As an LGBTQIA+ non-biological parent, June’s arrival sparks a flurry of Pride celebrations reminding you of the remarkable progress the community has made, while also shining a light on the ongoing fight for full equality. One area where you may still face unique legal hurdles is in ensuring your parental rights are properly protected, if

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Liability

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Managing a business comes with its own set of challenges, and one of the most formidable is the potential for litigation. Legal disputes can drain your financial resources, consume precious time, and tarnish your company’s reputation. However, strategic planning and support from a trusted advisor can significantly mitigate these risks, safeguarding both your personal and

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Estate Planning

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Memorial Day brings with it an opportunity to reflect on the concepts of mortality, remembrance, and legacy. As we remember the brave men and women who lost their lives serving in the military, may this day also inspire you to think about the legacy you wish to leave behind.But, first, what is a legacy, really?

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retirement

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Welcome back to our discussion on securing a comfortable retirement! In the first part of this series, we explored essential steps including estate planning, preparing for long-term care, and passing on your legacy. As we continue with the second part of our series, we’ll delve into additional areas that are crucial for ensuring your golden

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entrepreneur

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Welcome back to our exploration of foundational strategies for building a successful business. In the first part of this series, we discussed the importance of partnerships, preparedness, inclusivity, team support, and maintaining a unique business identity. In this second installment, we continue with 5 more strategies that are essential for modern entrepreneurs aiming to thrive

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retirement

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Retirement is more than just an end to the working years; it’s an exciting new phase of life that requires thoughtful preparation and strategic planning. Since May is Older Americans Awareness Month, it’s the perfect opportunity to explore 10 steps you can take now to ensure a comfortable and fulfilling retirement. In this article, we’ll

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entrepreneur

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Any successful entrepreneur will tell you that starting your own business is a thrilling endeavor that requires creativity, resilience, and strategic thinking. Whether you’re planning to launch a disruptive tech startup or open a charming local cafe, there are foundational strategies that will help you lay a strong groundwork for success and help you survive

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Mother’s Day

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Moms spend their days and nights thinking about how to make sure their children are happy, healthy, and safe. If you’re a mom, you know. If you aren’t a mom, you were born because of a mom. It’s one of the two things we all have in common.So, as Mother’s Day approaches, let’s talk about

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non-compete

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

The Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) recent decision to ban non-compete agreements marks a significant shift in how labor markets will operate across the United States. This rule, passed by a narrow 3-2 vote on April 23, 2024, prohibits the use of non-compete clauses nationwide but allows some leeway for senior executives. As a small business

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scam

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

In the digital age, online scams and cyber attacks are becoming more frequent, posing risks to not only everyday users but also to lawyers who manage clients’ sensitive information. But there’s no need to fear if you take measures to keep your data safe. And if (when?) you’re working with a lawyer, you should also

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Trademark

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

The journey of launching a new business or expanding an existing one brings the thrill of crafting a unique identity—choosing a catchy name, designing an eye-catching logo, and selecting other branding elements. This creative process is exhilarating, yet it’s fraught with hidden dangers, notably the risk of infringing on another company’s established trademark. This mistake

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social media when you die

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

When you die, what happens to your online life? Each social media platform has its own rules for dealing with the accounts of deceased users, ranging from permanent deletion to transforming accounts into places for mourning and memory. Understanding these options is essential for managing digital assets responsibly and respecting your wishes. So let’s take

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Business credit cards

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

Starting a business is an exciting venture, but it also comes with a plethora of challenges, not least among them securing adequate funding. In a previous article, I discussed the pros and cons of business loans and lines of credit. Here, I’ll cover another funding resource: credit cards. However, the thought of using credit cards

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Leadership

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

In the entrepreneurial world, where innovation and vision drive the future, the importance of effective communication is often overlooked. But the ability to convey your ideas clearly, persuade and inspire action can make or break your business. Being able to communicate well is crucial for business leaders. It’s not merely a “nice to have” skill

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tax refund

Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

When that extra bit of money from your tax refund lands in your bank account, (kinda feels like Christmas, doesn’t it?) it’s easy to start dreaming about all the ways you can use it. Financial experts may tell you that it’s a chance to pay off debts, tuck away savings for an emergency, or add to

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