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Ranges, Ovens, and Stoves

13 Oct 2019

Ever find yourself wondering aloud – have I been wrong this entire time? Wrong about...

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Password Manager

13 Oct 2019

First step – open a MySpace account and note your password on a post-it. Second –...

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Radiant Floor Heating

13 Oct 2019

A hot topic – literally. Radiant floor heating, who doesn’t get energized for this? We...

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Pennsylvania Electricity Companies

13 Oct 2019

The Keystone State. An odd moniker, but you come to this blog for answers to confounding questions...

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Practice Management Software

9 Oct 2019

You need to manage your practice time? If so, you’re likely a coach or some fanatic, work-out...

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Vision Care Insurance

9 Oct 2019

What are you engaged in right now? Breathing, listening, tapping your leg, telling the dog to...

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Mold Removal and Remediation Companies

9 Oct 2019

Mold should come as no surprise. It’s likely one of the most natural parts of life. Things do...

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Refrigerators

9 Oct 2019

This blog can get nuts sometimes. Reason why, you (I) find myself writing on some of these subjects...

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Student Loans

28 Sep 2019

Student loans get a pretty bad rap. It’s true, more and more young people are saddled with...

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Treadmills

28 Sep 2019

The bad news – you’re out of excuses. They’re not going to fly any longer. Sorry,...

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Walk-in Showers

28 Sep 2019

By far the best spot in the house for most of us is the bathroom. Reason why? There are few places...

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Wedding Websites

28 Sep 2019

The wedding day. It’s a rite of passage for nearly every culture, a grand event that unites...

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Cat Treats

23 Sep 2019

For many of us a pet is simply that – a furry creature to hang with when we get home at...

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Business Loans

23 Sep 2019

Life is full of happy moments, sad moments, unforgettable moments, and very unforgettable moments....

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Blenders

23 Sep 2019

The wonderful world of blenders. Do we have your attention? Well we should, it’s a grand...

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Baby Monitors

23 Sep 2019

There’s one stage of parenthood this writer is pleased to put behind him. And that’s...

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Printers

14 Sep 2019

You might have thought with the digitization of everything that printers would simply slip into the...

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Pool Companies

14 Sep 2019

There are few things as enjoyable as having your own swimming pool. Depending on where you live,...

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Online Brokers

14 Sep 2019

In the U.S. alone, more than 50% of the population has their savings in personal accounts such as...

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Modeling and Talent Agencies

14 Sep 2019

Ever look and mirror and think, “Brad Pitt has nothing on this face.” Of course you...

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Microwaves

6 Sep 2019

We’ve been known to break out microwave rants in the past. You can’t blame us,...

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Motorcycle Brands

6 Sep 2019

The first question to ask prior to purchasing a seat rocket is what type of riding you plan on...

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Pest Control

6 Sep 2019

Uff, there are lots of nasty things in life, but pests in the house is clearly at the top of list....

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Pet Breeders

6 Sep 2019

If you thought this one was going to be chalk full of fuzzy images of cute kittens and lovable...

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Online Criminal Justice Degree Programs

1 Sep 2019

Got crime on the mind? If so, seek help. No seriously, close your laptop, strap on your boots, let...

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Dumpster Rentals

1 Sep 2019

Life is a funny thing sometimes. We all have dreams and passions. Many of those involve people and...

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Deal Websites

1 Sep 2019

Along with the internet came commerce. First it was information, and in little time, folks started...

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Cool Sculpting

1 Sep 2019

There are fads and then there’s things that are positioned to remain. For example, remember...

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Generators

25 Aug 2019

We’ve outlined a lot of “what’s worse” scenarios on this site, but could...

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ATVs

25 Aug 2019

Remember summer camps? If you’re over 40, summer camps for our generation were chalk full of...

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GMAT Prep Course

25 Aug 2019

You know what can be a pain in the butt? Snowboarding on slick ice – yes. Taking the dog for...

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Mutual Fund Companies

25 Aug 2019

A mutual fund is a basket of stocks or bonds that cover a wide range of stock market indexes and...

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Make-up Brands

17 Aug 2019

Makeup, or better put, the cosmetic industry, is rich in history. One walk down the supermarket...

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Televisions

17 Aug 2019

Your personal scribe cannot imagine another invention that changed his life more than the T.V. A...

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Roof Shingles

17 Aug 2019

If you’re thinking of heading out tonite, a big night at the local rave, perhaps a second...

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Pet Insurance

17 Aug 2019

At the risk of sounding utterly ridiculous, development economists have likely used this variable...

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Outboard Motors

8 Aug 2019

Motors can either be in something or out of something. Sound vague? It really isn’t, the...

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Cosmetology Schools

8 Aug 2019

People like to look good. People like to flex. People like to show their swag. People like to...

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Chain Restaurants

8 Aug 2019

A chain restaurant is tough to define. Technically it is a restaurant where the headquarters of...

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Grocery Stores

8 Aug 2019

Wow, we really take these for granted, don’t we? The grocery store might be the place you...

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Exercise Equipment

7 Aug 2019

Congratulations, you’ve decided to take that piece of fat hanging around your mid-section and...

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Credit Repair Companies

7 Aug 2019

Nobody’s perfect, right? That’s the saying. The Dalia Lama however appears perfect. The...

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Backyard Swings and Playsets

7 Aug 2019

The little one has arrived, or you’ve got a pair and need some entertainment. Don’t...

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AC Repair Miami

7 Aug 2019

As any AC mechanic when he/she is most busy, and the answer is near unanimous – summertime....

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MCAT

30 Jul 2019

It’s funny, leaving high-school and moving on to that next step is one of the most stressful...

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Banks and Credit Unions

30 Jul 2019

Before we dive into this one, let’s get something clear. Banks (nor credit unions) are the...

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China Tour Companies

30 Jul 2019

There are few places in the world as awe-inspiring as China. The Brazilian jungle is breathtaking,...

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Hospital

30 Jul 2019

As you can likely imagine, hospitals are rather old. People have long been seeking a way to fight...

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Wigs

22 Jul 2019

Some things are older than the test of time. Ever heard that expression? The only thing we take...

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Web Hosting

22 Jul 2019

First came man. Then arrived fire. And finally, the internet. In that order folks, nothing in...

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VR Headsets

22 Jul 2019

A virtual reality (VR) headset is a mounted device (you guessed it, on your head) that provides you...

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Vehicle Protection

22 Jul 2019

It should come as no surprise that practice makes perfect. Not only does everyone say that, they...

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Tax Relief

16 Jul 2019

Tax relief is a relief from that thing we all loathe … taxes. A necessary evil, some feel...

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Online Bathroom Fixtures & Plumbing

16 Jul 2019

Apart from the kitchen, likely the most popular spot in the house to tinker around in and renovate...

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Applicant Tracking Systems

16 Jul 2019

An applicant tracking system (ATS) is software that hiring managers, recruiters and human resource...

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Home Warranties

16 Jul 2019

One of the biggest, and financially taxing decisions you’ll make in life is buying a home....

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Organic Skin Care

8 Jul 2019

What does “going green” really mean? Nowadays it can mean a host of things. But at its...

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Jewelry Insurance

8 Jul 2019

You got that bling-bling, feeling good about yourself, a nice piece of jewelry doesn’t make...

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Home Improvement Contractors

8 Jul 2019

You got the home. You got the guy/girl. You got a couple kids. You got a nice car. You got the...

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Air Ambulance

8 Jul 2019

Many times, getting into a medical jam does not take place in the most ideal places. Most of us...

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Identity Theft Protection

1 Jul 2019

Can you imagine anything worse? You’re out to dinner, that first date is interested, and...

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Forklift

1 Jul 2019

Can you imagine looking at a crate of bricks and then being asked to haul them 100 feet and lift...

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Electronic Health Records Software

1 Jul 2019

Otherwise known as EHR or even EPR (electronic patient record), the software that powers the...

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Cochlear Implants

1 Jul 2019

For the deaf community, Cochlear implants are a medical miracle. An electronic medical device that...

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Hotels

25 Jun 2019

The Oxford English Dictionary defines a hotel as, “an establishment providing accommodation,...

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Appliances

25 Jun 2019

Sometimes we feel like we start every post with the question, “have a week?”...

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Ancestry DNA Testing

25 Jun 2019

Genetic ancestry testing is a method by which one arrives at additional family genealogical...

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Allergy Medicine

25 Jun 2019

Ever think, “what can I honestly do without?” No, beer doesn’t count. But there...

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Employee Incentive Programs

17 Jun 2019

We humans can be a quirky bunch. At our core I hate to say it, but we’re selfish. Not in a,...

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Basement Waterproofing

17 Jun 2019

If you’ve been a loyal reader of our blog here, you’ll remember the infamous flood...

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Crowdfunding

17 Jun 2019

Here’s the scenario – I came across a pack of dogs, all the same breed it appeared, and...

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Hot tubs

17 Jun 2019

Party time! Whip out the bubbly, do 500 sit-ups, shed those cumbersome socks and be prepared to...

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Online Colleges

8 Jun 2019

Online colleges began to really proliferate roughly 10 years ago. With that said however, one...

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Flooring

7 Jun 2019

You’ve got the property. Next, you secure the permits. Then you start to dig. Over to the...

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Dog Treats

7 Jun 2019

Ever heard of the term “first-world problems?” These are “problems” (not...

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Cookware Brands

7 Jun 2019

Hold your horses, tighten those reigns. We know what you want, but be patient, we’ll get to...

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Background Check Companies

5 Jun 2019

A background check, especially those for new employees, is nothing novel or unique. In fact,...

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Acne Treatment

5 Jun 2019

We’re going to take you back to a rather uncomfortable point in time. You’re 15, boy or...

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Electric Dog Fences

29 May 2019

This is a fun topic. Who doesn’t love seeing pooches run and frolic, free of confined spaces...

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Food Products

29 May 2019

A rather wide-ranging subject, we’re talking food products today. Ok, so there’s dairy,...

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Meal Delivery Service

29 May 2019

Before jumping into this one, let me just pause for a second. I distinctly remember having a...

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Health Insurance

29 May 2019

Have a week? That’s what it would take, perhaps longer, to tell you about health insurance....

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Payday and Title Loans

29 May 2019

Loans are helpful when you need some cash. We’ve all been there. Well, maybe not everyone has...

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Debt Collection Agencies

29 May 2019

Pay up you deadbeat! Ever heard that uttered your way. If you have, well then pay up you deadbeat!...

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LASIK Surgery Center

20 May 2019

The cornea of our eye helps to focus light which then creates an image on the retina. Imperfections...

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Dishwashers

20 May 2019

This is a funny post, because we’ve written on so many ground-breaking inventions over the...

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Dental Insurance

20 May 2019

There is nothing better than a guy or gal with a beautiful smile. Now, a beautiful smile can be...

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Air Conditioners

20 May 2019

We take them for granted, let’s be honest. Air conditioners are an absolute wonder, they keep...

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Job Sites

14 May 2019

There are few things that can be stressful and exciting at the same time. Well, that’s not...

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Drug and Alcohol Rehab

14 May 2019

Cleaning up is a good thing, make no mistake about it. Loved ones will appreciate it, you will...

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Cell Phones

14 May 2019

A consumer segment that went from a “nice to have” to “slit my wrists if this...

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Boat Brands

14 May 2019

Jackpot! You’ve finally arrived. All those years of scraping and grinding, wondering if the...

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Annuities

6 May 2019

An annuity is a series of payments that are completed at equal intervals over time. An easy example...

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Extended auto warranties

6 May 2019

Extended warranty offers are everywhere these days, but that doesn’t mean they’re well...

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Scooter Lifts

6 May 2019

Scooters are valuable mobility vehicles for those with trouble walking long, or even short...

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Modular Home Manufacturers

6 May 2019

A modular home is one that is built indoors, very similar to what you’d find in a factory...

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Antivirus Software

28 Apr 2019

Originally developed to detect and subsequently remove nasty viruses that could compromise your...

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Matchmaking Services

28 Apr 2019

You likely didn’t know that August 31st is national matchmaking day. Cue the horns, all...

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Power Lift Chairs

28 Apr 2019

We all arrive at that moment where transitioning from a seated position to a standing position can...

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Gold Dealers

28 Apr 2019

Your humble scribe can without a doubt say that he has never met a gold dealer. This is someone who...

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Online High Schools

25 Apr 2019

What you ask? High school online, seriously? Oh yes, and while this might sound like a dream come...

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Flood Insurance

24 Apr 2019

If this sounds like something you can put off, think again. Here’s a stat that will turn your...

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CPAP Machine

24 Apr 2019

A CPAP machine, or in long form known as a continuous positive air pressure machine, are valuable...

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Airlines

24 Apr 2019

Air travel is so common these days that’s it’s easy to simply assume this is an...

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New York Electricity Companies

22 Apr 2019

States provide electricity to their residents in a variety of ways. Some are highly regulated,...

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Pet Care

22 Apr 2019

https://www.riffbuddy.com/business/wag As of 2016 the global pet care industry was valued at a...

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Diabetic Supplies Online

22 Apr 2019

The good news for those living with diabetes in 2019 is it is treatable, manageable, and getting...

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Auto and Truck Accessories

22 Apr 2019

You’ve got the car, but that’s just the start. If you’re serious about driving,...

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Water Heaters

15 Apr 2019

A perfect example of something that is taken for granted – the water heater. We need it...

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VoIP Providers

15 Apr 2019

VoIP is short for “voice over Internet Protocol.” In general, if you count on a...

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Home Supplies and Tools

15 Apr 2019

Talk about a potentially exhaustive list! Every home, no matter the size, from studio apartment to...

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Corporate Relocation

15 Apr 2019

You’re either cringing reading this, or excited at the possibility of moving to another state...

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RV Manufacturers

12 Apr 2019

An exciting step! You’ve decided to launch yourself into the recreational vehicle (RV) world,...

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Credit Card Processing

11 Apr 2019

Odds are if you’re a business owner, no matter the size, accepting payment via credit card is...

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3D Printers

10 Apr 2019

When the microwave first hit, the technology behind it was rather difficult to grasp. This box will...

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Luggage

4 Apr 2019

Luggage There are lots of things that are fun to buy. Shoes are fun to buy, accessories like...

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Hotel Brands

24 Mar 2019

Traveling nowadays is an experience that can be as tailor-made and individualized as you desire....

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PEO Services

24 Mar 2019

Odds are you’re not familiar with PEO Services. To be honest, much of the world isn’t....

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Bacon Brands

24 Mar 2019

It’s hard to overstate just how delicious bacon is. Even if you’re a vegetarian, our...

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Online Homeschools

16 Mar 2019

Before the 1990s there were only a couple hundred thousand homeschool students across the U.S. This...

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Adjustable Bed

16 Mar 2019

Adjustable Beds Bed technology is some of the best technology because it directly affects...

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Home Alarm and Security Systems

16 Mar 2019

An unfortunate reality for many of us, keeping our domicile safe and secure both when we’re...

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Cruise Lines

16 Mar 2019

This is going to be a fun one. The idea of a cruise ship is ridiculous. Your humble scribe has...

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Online MBA Programs

8 Mar 2019

Online MBA programs have absolutely skyrocketed over the past 5 years. Once thought to be fringe...

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Sporting Goods

8 Mar 2019

For those of us over 40, sporting goods stores were every part of our childhood as the...

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Investment Banks

8 Mar 2019

The banking sector, like most sectors, started small. It is a sector as old as time, with the...

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Weight Loss Programs

8 Mar 2019

Weight Loss Programs Talk about an industry that won’t be going anywhere anytime...

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Lighting Stores

1 Mar 2019

Perhaps one of the more overlooked and underappreciated areas of home decoration – lighting....

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Dating Sites

1 Mar 2019

Online Dating Sites You saw this post on the feed and bookmarked it didn’t you? No shame,...

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Hearing Aids

1 Mar 2019

Hearing loss is debilitating. It’s also one of those things we take for granted. Who imagines...

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Eyeglasses Online

22 Feb 2019

Previously unimaginable, and for some of us, still unimaginable. Buying eyeglasses online?...

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Camera Brands

22 Feb 2019

Like computers, this is a big, big, category. Camera brands are plentiful, mainly because the...

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GRE Prepcourse

22 Feb 2019

The GRE, short for Graduate Record Exam, is an obligatory test for entry into many graduate...

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Money Transfers

22 Feb 2019

An article out of Denmark late last year was nearly incomprehensible – the Nordic country is...

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Life Insurance

22 Feb 2019

Ok, we’ve been putting this off. For a while. If you’re starting out in life, early...

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Appliance Stores

22 Feb 2019

While the internet has shaken up how we purchase, brick and mortar stores are still prevalent as we...

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International Moving Companies

21 Feb 2019

Ok, we might as well admit it. Moving sucks! It always has, and perhaps worse than moving is being...

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Beauty Boxes

21 Feb 2019

A simple concept, but one that has taken the beauty industry by storm. The beauty box, an excellent...

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Coffee Makers

8 Feb 2019

Choosing a coffee machine should not be easy. After all, if you’re a regular drinker, you...

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Closet Organizers

8 Feb 2019

If there was any post you could guarantee would apply to everyone, in some fashion, it’s this...

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Car Brands

8 Feb 2019

Good grief, where do we start? After all, if someone wants to know about car brands one could...

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Assisted Living

8 Feb 2019

Anytime assisted living is brought up one of the first, and most important questions, is “how...

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Credit Cards

3 Feb 2019

Love them or hate them, odds are you have one (or seven) and they figure into your daily...

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Breast Pumps

3 Feb 2019

Being a Mom certainly isn’t a walk in the park. It is still odd to think that you...

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Cord Blood Banks

3 Feb 2019

Also known as umbilical cord blood repositories, cord blood banks store (like a bank does...

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Amusement Parks

3 Feb 2019

The kids have been bugging you, you know you’ve got to pull the trigger and you and...

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Exercise Bikes

24 Jan 2019

For many of us, January is one of those months when plans are made. Coming...

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E-Cigarettes

24 Jan 2019

E-cigarettes first jumped on the scene in China back in 2004. By 2016, 3.2 percent of all...

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Bitcoin IRA

24 Jan 2019

IRAs were first introduced way back in 1974. For those over 50 this might...

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Dog Food

24 Jan 2019

The other day I was watching my dog eat her food. My first thought, wow, the same thing every day....

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Home Saunas

18 Jan 2019

If you’re like most of us, when you hear the...

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Travel Tips: African Safari Tours

18 Jan 2019

There’s travel, and then there’s travel. When communicated in this manner the...

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Barbeque

18 Jan 2019

Char-Griller: This could be an entry that literally stretches past your screen and on to...

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Awnings

18 Jan 2019

Ever heard the saying, “it’s all in the awning?” Of...

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Check Me Out: The Best Background Check Companies

4 Jan 2019

Need to do a background check on someone? Whether you’re hiring a nanny, or enjoy playing the...

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Protect My Identity!

14 Dec 2018

Identity theft protection companies pledge that for just $___per month, or $___ per year, they will...

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“Help! I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!”

7 Dec 2018

This famous catchphrase of the late 1980’s and 1990’s is well-known in pop culture,...

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Is pet insurance the answer

6 Dec 2018

A 2017 survey done by the North American Pet Health Insurance Association found that 68% of U.S....

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23andMe vs. Ancestry

24 Oct 2018

Curious minds initially made home DNA testing a popular activity but the recent surge in its...

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Blue Apron vs. HelloFresh

18 Sep 2018

Cooking a full meal after working 8 hours can easily seem like a job in itself. You can see why...

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Riffbuddy's Guide to Hiring Movers

11 Sep 2018

The process of moving can be a daunting task. Most people attempt to circumvent the mental and...

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About Riffbuddy

8 Jan 2018

Riffbuddy is revolutionizing the way that customers and merchants interact. Merchants know that no...