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Women in Business

The financial disparities between male and female entrepreneurs are far-reaching. Women-led businesses receive lower valuations, less capital and fewer conventional small business loans than those led by men. Women entrepreneurs

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Pot Pies

This month’s column is dedicated to my sister, Laura Ann. Laura is an amazing home cook, and baker in her own right. She always brings something delicious to special family

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Staying Put…for Less

Experts say that with mortgage rates beginning to rise, refinancing your home now might be your last best chance to lower your monthly mortgage payment, as rates remain near all-time

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Perfect Parties

How are you holding up in this heat? Let’s plan a backyard party, bonfire or holiday barbecue! Friends and family

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Stigma-Free in Cumberland

We are winding up Mental Health Awareness Month and I thought that this would be a good time to talk about recovery. So, I am going to begin a dialogue—which

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What is Stigma?

The definition, derivation, and origin of the word “stigma” seems very matter-of-fact. Beyond these plain, cold facts, however, “stigma” is a powerful, ugly word. Why do I say that and

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Business Alert

As a small business owner, it’s important to not only focus on making a profit, but also to consider the impact your business has on society and the environment. One

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Tis the Season…

This holiday season, stretch your budget when shopping for gifts, including toys and stocking stuffers, as well as last-minute needs, meal prep and more. Spend more time creating memories and

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Mary’s Winters

My husband and I took a road trip south to Florida and Alabama after Christmas to visit family and friends. It was a bit of a whirlwind tour but long

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Online Edition

Women in Business

The financial disparities between male and female entrepreneurs are far-reaching. Women-led businesses receive lower valuations, less capital and fewer conventional small business loans than those led by men. Women entrepreneurs

Read More »

Pot Pies

This month’s column is dedicated to my sister, Laura Ann. Laura is an amazing home cook, and baker in her own right. She always brings something delicious to special family

Read More »