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Student athletes give advice on academics: Part I

Most of those who read my column work: Paid employment, volunteer work, tasks around the house and yardwork, if left undone, would create serious problems. ... Read more

What should you do with an inheritance?

If you were to receive a sizable inheritance, what should you do with it? This money could help you achieve some of your important financial ... Read more

When is spring?

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This Easter season will be a little longer than usual

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Hickory history

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Winter birds commonly seen at feeders

A favorite winter pastime of mine is to maintain a bird feeding station, observing the visitors, keeping a list of birds that show up each ... Read more

Market outlook for 2019: Uncertainty is certain

To say the financial markets were a bit bumpy in 2018 may be an understatement. The S&P 500 was down 6.2 percent for the year, ... Read more

Your financial advisor can do some ‘life coaching’

Life coaches – not surprisingly – strive to improve the quality of life of their clients. And financial professionals essentially embrace the same mission. So, ... Read more

Joseph of the New Testament is an interesting character. Nearly everyone knows of him, but little is known of him. Read more

Where is God?

Have you ever wondered where God was during your heartache? As a little girl, I wondered every morning as I jerked my hands from beneath ... Read more

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