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    Holiday Travel Tips

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau This winter, I’ll be driving from San Diego to Arizona with my family for a vacation. Many people travel over the holidays – by plane, train, car, and even boat! Whether you’re looking to escape the cold, visit family or friends, or...
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    More than fun: 5 tips for planning a healthy vacation

    BPT Taking a vacation is more than a fun getaway from the daily drudges of life. Turns out, travel has a multitude of benefits that can impact your health and wellness, too. Beyond stress reduction, vacations can improve heart health, mental health and personal relationships. In fact, men who...
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    Tips for Hiring a Trustworthy Painter

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau I used to repaint my childhood bedroom every few years, changing the paint every time I found a new favorite color. When it came to repainting my kitchen, however, I turned to professional help. While some paint jobs are easy to do...
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    Get Back On Your Feet—Tips For Running At Any Age

    NAPSI Running can seem like a daunting workout no matter your age. It takes an impressive amount of dedication to run long distances. However, 66-year-old Barbara McGirr did not let that deter her. Starting at the age of 62, McGirr set her sights on completing her first half marathon. After only...
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    Marque un touchdown cuando comprando entradas y ropa de futbol americano

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau ¡La temporada de futbol americano está aquí! ¿Deseaba que estuviera en el estadio cuando miraba los partidos del domingo en la televisión? O tal vez se sienta tan emocionado con el potencial de su equipo favorito este año que quiere comprar ropa...
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    Garage Sale Tips for Buyers and Sellers

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Warm weather and long days create the perfect conditions for a neighborhood garage sale. For sellers, a garage sale can be a great way to declutter your home and make some extra money. Buyers can often find items for a steep discount....
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    Expert Tips on Protecting Your Credit After Massive Equifax Breach

    Suzanne Potter Public News Service Many consumers may be wondering what to do after credit reporting agency Equifax admitted that hackers stole personal information belonging to 143 million Americans. Experts say you can take action to protect yourself. First, you can check the website EquifaxSecurity2017.com to see if your...
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    Tips for Beautifying Your Landscape

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Lately, I’ve been enjoying the long, warm nights by eating dinner outside in my apartment’s courtyard. It’s the perfect time of year to hang out in your outdoor space and appreciate the sunshine (if you’re lucky) and fresh air. A beautifully redone...
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    Five Steps to Better Back-to-School Shopping

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Another school year is quickly approaching, and now is the time to make sure your family is prepared! Back to school shopping is no small ordeal; a survey from the National Retail Federation (NRF) found that consumers are planning on spending $83.6...