Injured? Here’s how to minimize the financial impact.

Injured? Here's how to minimize the financial impact.

  When we’re kids and we hurt ourselves, we obviously feel pretty rotten on account of our boo-boo.   Once we’re adults though, injuries can be even more troubling with the financial impact they can have.   If you’ve had a serious injury, here’s some of my best advice for minimizing the huge financial blow …

Is a move on the cards? How to make sure you find the perfect property.

Is a move on the cards? How to make sure you find the perfect property.

  Have you outgrown your home?   Are you downsizing?   Or do you simply fancy a change of scenery?   Whatever your motive for moving, it’s important to make sure you find the perfect property.   Moving house is a major upheaval, and it involves significant financial and emotional investment, so you want to …

5 public health issues to watch for in 2017.

5 public health issues to watch for in 2017.

  As 2016 comes to a close, public healthcare is on the minds of many Americans.   Declining health in the elderly population, the rise in non-communicable diseases, and the need for more comprehensive maternal healthcare is leading to shortages in qualified public healthcare providers, funding, and resources.   As we move into 2017, we …

A first time buyer’s guide to finding and buying your first home.

A first time buyer's guide to finding and buying your first home.

  When you are thinking of buying your first home, there are lots of different things to consider. To start with, the whole process can feel like a bit of a minefield.   There are lots of different options, and people will tell you differing views on what they think is best. Some might say …

Take time for yourself as you grow old gracefully.

Take time for yourself and grow old gracefully.

  In many ways, you get your life back once your children leave you in your empty nest.   While it can be a sad time, it’s also your chance to take your life back into your hands. You’ll finally be able to grow old gracefully, take time for yourself, and enjoy your free time again.   …

6 tips to stay healthy during your holiday travels this year.

6 tips to stay healthy during your holiday travel.

  The most festive and wonderful time of the year can be hard on your health.   From parties to cold weather to congested Christmastime travel, there’s so much that can veer you off course — or knock you off of your feet entirely.   Fortunately, we’ve gathered the following six tips to stay healthy during your …

Sweet 16: Tips to surviving your child’s first year behind the wheel.

Sweet 16: Tips to surviving your child's first year behind the wheel.

  Driving is one of the last milestones of childhood.   Like learning to walk, it transitions children from dependence to autonomy.   However, unlike an infant learning to walk, the stakes are much higher for the teen who is learning to drive and may make mistakes along the way.   Here are some tips …

Teens driving siblings: What every parent should know.

Teens driving siblings: What every parent should know.

  If you have multiple kids and one of them has a driver’s license, there’s a good chance they’ll be interested in riding to school together.   This situation involves some complex issues, but if done right, having an older sibling drive younger siblings to and from school can be a perfect deal for everyone. …