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The top benefits of lifelong learning

You probably know that when you learn a new piece of information or how to do a task, your brain cells form new connections and patterns. But research has also found that when a new connection is formed, it also strengthens older connections. Not to mention, continual learning keeps you young, and can help prevent

Elderly parent moving in? Read this post

Many aging parents would prefer to stay in their own homes. And they absolutely do not want to move into assisted living. That’s why the best solution is often to move in with their adult children. Multigenerational living can be lovely for all involved. Especially if your parent has been living too far away for

Top places to travel in the United States

Ready to book your trip to the United States? Awesome! The US has a huge amount to offer, from culture to history, shopping to nightlife. With so many different and diverse states, the hardest part of planning a trip can simply be narrowing down where you’d like to go. If this sounds like you, this

Staying Safe in the Deep South

The story of Birmingham Alabama is a tale of two cities. That story is just a microcosm of the larger Southern U.S. Story. Depending on who you are and where you live, the city is the essence of Southern charm, and a distillation of every good thing you have ever heard about the South. However,

The Benefits of Westpac’s Partnership with Amex

Westpac doesn’t issue its own AMEX cards now. According to the new partnership between AMEX and Westpac, American Express now provides cards with the logo of Westpac. As a result of this partnership, spenders can still continue to earn frequent flyer points at a better, in fact, at a higher rate than Mastercard or Visa.

5 Staging Tips for Selling Your Property in Sydney’s Inner West

Selling your house on your own is quite a task. You need to advertise your property to attract potential buyers, negotiate the price of the property, and deal with legalities. However, many homeowners tend to forget that they should stage the property before visits of potential buyers. By redecorating your house, you can attract buyers

How to Choose the Best Steel-Toe Boots for Workplace Safety

Workplace injuries are quite common around the globe. However, you can provide a safe working environment for your employees with the help of safety gear. This will help you reduce the risk of injuries to the workforce as well as avoid workers’ compensation claims. An effective way to control workplace injuries is to invest in

6 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Rent

In this modern day and age, everything is about making things more convenient and easy for people. It’s also about coming up with new means of doing things so that people’s lives can be facilitated and they can save more money. There’s a huge difference between buying things and renting things. It can save you

How to stay healthy while travelling long-term

Long-term travel sounds like a dream while you’re sitting at home contemplating quitting your 9-5 and backpacking through southeast Asia or working in Europe. But it can be easy to get wrapped up in a life of travel and ignore your health. In almost 8 years of travel and living overseas, I’ve had food poisoning,

Considering long-term travel? Read this first

More and more people are choosing to ditch the idea of a 9-5 and instead plan to travel long-term. If this sounds like you, there are a few things you need to know before you tell your boss to start looking for your replacement. Don’t get me wrong- long-term travel can be hugely rewarding, and