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Young adult investing pays

Not many recent college graduates prioritize saving for retirement. And that’s unfortunate, because saving sooner has a profound impact on how much you end up with when retirement comes. It allows your investments to grow over time by taking advantage of the power of compound interest. This type of interest means your earnings generate...

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Why are some wines expensive?

Have you ever wondered why some wines are so expensive? What makes some cost so much more than others? According to Jim Sperk of the Northern Ohio Wine Guild, several factors affect the cost of wine. “The first element that impacts the cost of wine is the grapes,” Jim says. “Some of the premier California wine-producing areas such as...

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The Starving Chef Recipe: Sand Dollar Cookies

Indulge in these delicious cinnamon almond Sand Dollar Cookies—a blend of sweet cinnamon, crunchy almonds and buttery dough for a tasty, ocean-inspired delight. Sand Dollar Cookies Prep time: 15 minutesCook time: 15 minutesMakes 24 cookies Ingredients 1 C salted butter2 C sugar + ½ C for coating1 egg2¼ C flour...

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Exactly real estate is leading the area by saving homeowners thousands on real estate commissions

Just because something has always been done a certain way, doesn’t mean it is the best way. This impetus for change inspired Kevin Wasie to create his own real estate brokerage, Exactly. When he founded the company in 2018, he set out to differentiate it from traditional agencies by offering homeowners a flat-rate package, instead of...

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The award-winning design team at Floorz

Even though I run a flooring company, this month I don’t want to talk about flooring. Instead, I’d like to give a shout-out of heartfelt congrats to my design and installation team. We’ve just been awarded first place as Best Sales Environment of the Year by the Home Builders Association of Greater Cleveland. Our designers are...

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