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The Best Financial Apps You’re Not Using

Whether you’re a stay-at-home parent trying to keep your budget in check, a working professional seeking to max out 401K contributions, or an active senior planning for your next big trip, here are some of the best financial apps today.

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What to Consider Before Discontinuing a Program or Class

Before you write a class off completely, take the opportunity to figure out what may have gone wrong. Especially make a point of talking with those who signed up and then dropped out. Here are a few pointers to help you evaluate what went wrong.

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Why You Need Email Marketing

If you’ve been holding off on starting an email marketing program, there’s no time like the present to get started. Whether you are the director for a senior center or a volunteer for a community-based organization, there is great value in building an email list and staying in touch.

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What to Look for in a Childcare Provider

Parents faced with the difficult task of finding a childcare provider can often feel overwhelmed with the number of choices and sometimes even by the necessity of making the choice at all. Here are some tips to ease the journey.

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Creating Systems and Guidelines Before Launching a New Program

We know there are times when community center teams recognize a need in their area that just isn’t being met. If your team is trying to establish systems and guidelines for a new program that will soon be launched, these suggestions might be of interest.

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Copyright Violations are a Big Deal — Here’s Why

From large corporations like Disney or Amazon, to local creators selling content on Etsy shops, copying, sharing or utilizing without images or content permission can be a big deal. Here is the lowdown on copyright violations, and why (and how!) you should avoid them.

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How to Sneak Exercise into Your Day

When it comes to effective exercise, it’s not “go big or go home” — you just need to move throughout your day! Wherever you are on your movement journey, check out some tips for easy and fun ways to “sneak” exercise into your schedule.

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The Benefits of Aqua Therapy for Seniors

While many people enjoy swimming, fewer are aware of the mental and physical health benefits associated with it. The benefits are so numerous, in fact, that aqua therapy is a standard part of most rehab protocols for people recovering from an illness or injury.

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How to Begin Yoga at Any Age

The health benefits make yoga practice a hot ticket, but it can be intimidating to those that aren’t yet initiated into the specialized lingo of breath and poses. Here are five tips to get you started on your yoga journey!

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How to Maximize Your Google Search Results

When you think of Google, your center listing might not be the first to come to mind. However, getting your organization to show up when someone searches for one nearby is one of the most beneficial ways you can grow your membership.

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Weight Lifting Benefits and Tips for Every Age

Keeping muscles strong and lean is essential at every age. Unfortunately, aging often results in a loss of muscle strength. Sometimes it is due to inactivity, and other times it can be linked to a chronic medical condition a senior is experiencing.

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Tips for Lending a Hand to Those Who Are Struggling

It’s no secret that life sometimes presents big challenges. These are the times when we need the support of friends and family more than ever. If someone you know needs assistance, we have a few platforms and apps for you to consider.

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