New Lingo For Consumers: Health Overhaul Glossary

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul law has spawned its own jargon. With the law finally about to take full effect, consumers might want to get familiar with some of the terms: Affordable Care Act – The most common formal name for the health care law. Its full title is the Patient Protection […]

How to Use Social Media for Job Searches

NATIONWIDE – Most professional job searches these days are at least started on the Internet. Yes, the big job boards are worth trolling, but if you’re a serious job hunter, you need more information than just a job posting — you need to dig deeper to research and network before you blindly shoot off a […]

Ten Natural Pain Remedies You Won’t Hear About From Your Doctor

BURLINGTON – Early on in his career as a professional fitness trainer, before exploring natural pain remedies, Jesse Cannone realized that it was not the lack of will or desire that kept a large percentage of his clientele from reaching their fitness goals; it was the presence of chronic, debilitating pain. “The most common types […]

How To Finance Your College Education

To attend college, most students must pass a very rigorous test-finding the money to pay for education. Finding that money is harder every year. With college costs rising more quickly than medical care, The Wall Street Journal recently reported that 88 percent of families are having difficulty paying for college. In the past, college tuition […]

Protecting Our Children: Increasing Fire Safety Through Education

The first and most important step that parents can take to protect their child from a home fire is to be there. That’s because children under the age of 5 are more than twice as likely to die in a home fire than the general public. According to Joseph Muhammad, president of the International Association […]