5 Benefits of Digital Marketing for Small Business

Marketing for small businesses is often a challenge due to various factors, such as a smaller budget and customer base. Many times, small businesses are local brands whose customer base is localized within the city or county limits, and marketing is based on word of mouth and customer testimonials. However,...

3 Keys to Driving Defensively

It is truly staggering to view the statistics on automobile accidents every year. Even if one is lucky enough to escape that fate, one still has to contend with huge expenses from the accident, such as a raised car insurance premium. A great way to avoid accidents and keep the...

With the Legalization of Cannabis, is There Still a Place for CBD?

The recent push for the legalization of marijuana for medical as well as recreational purposes is gaining momentum in many states. Some states have legalized the use of marijuana totally. Many people who were once opposed to marijuana use find themselves experiencing relief from high blood pressure, pain, anxiety, depression,...

4 Economic Areas Hurt by Government Shutdowns

The Federal Government shutdowns, like the record-breaking one that occurred earlier this year, can have some serious effects that ripple across the nation’s economy and impact a variety of industries. Not only do the 800,000 government workers go without pay but have to worry about being unable to pay their...

A Teacher’s Guide to Adapting to a New LMS

Learning management systems have become an integral part of the classroom. While some still consider them only in the context of online learning, the LMS has become an information recording and delivery system that offers convenience to both student and instructor. In some instances, it serves as a virtual classroom...

CBD and Your Brain

Many middle aged and elderly individuals face the scary threat of developing dementia in their lives. However, there are natural remedies to prevent this illness before it’s too late. Alternative medicine such as CBD is easy to use and can be administered to food without affecting the body negatively. While...

3 Types of Insurance That Brick and Mortar Businesses Shouldn’t Neglect

Running a business has more risks than just not having enough sales to cover the operating expenses. There are a number of things that can happen beyond a business’s control that can have a catastrophic effect on its finances, particularly for a solid, brick-and-mortar store. Customers can injure themselves on...

3 Areas Women Have an Advantage in When It Comes to Politics

The United States has yet to have a female president. However, especially over the past few years, there has been an increasing number of women in other levels of the government with many districts electing their first female representatives. While it may seem that this underrepresentation is damaging for aspiring...

Here’s What Happens When You Fight a Ticket

For one split second, you hope they’re flashing at another driver. Unfortunately, you quickly realize that they’re flashing at you. At one time or another, we have all that sinking feeling when seeing those lights in our rear-view mirror.  It’s easy to jump to worst-case scenarios. However, there is usually...

Is it Time to Give Tort Reform Another Look?

While everyone is legally entitled to their day in court, there are definite costs to our legal system as it operates. Lawsuits are a drag on the economy and raise the costs of doing business. Here are some considerations as they relate to tort reform in the U.S. The US...