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Every September, Tennessee observes National Preparedness Month to call attention to the need for Tennesseans to be ready for any disaster — floods, fires, tornadoes, hazardous materials spills or some other hazard we face — that could affect them in their homes, communities or businesses.

If you’re a grandparent, you don’t need Grandparents Day, observed on Sept. 12, to remind you of the joys of having grandchildren. Yet, you might want to use this day as an opportunity to think about ways to help provide for your grandchildren’s future.

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Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men and will strike approximately 248,000 men this year and kill more than 34,000, making it second only to lung cancer as the deadliest cancer in men.

If you’re getting close to retirement, you’re probably thinking about the ways your life will soon be changing. And one key transition involves your income – instead of being able to count on a regular paycheck, as you’ve done for decades, you’ll now need to put together an income stream on …

Like everyone, you’d like to enjoy a long, healthy, independent life. But the future is unknowable, so it’s a good idea to prepare for a variety of outcomes – including the possible need for long-term care.

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As our nation mourns the historic losses of Sept. 11, 2001, I can’t help but remember our troops who bravely entered enemy territory in Afghanistan in the weeks after the twin towers fell. As of April, 2,448 of them have sacrificed their lives to keep our nation safe, along with 3,846 American contractors, 444 aid workers, and 72 journalists. With one erratic decision, President Biden unraveled 20 years of gains by our brave service members and demonstrated the full weight of his weak leadership.

Recently, the FDA gave full approval of the Pfizer vaccine, with approval of the Moderna and J & J vaccine to follow. This removes the Pfizer Vaccine from the “emergency use” classification to full approval classification as all other FDA approved medications.

In the early days it was referred to as that “electronic box” that sat in the corner of the living room. I can’t remember the first time I watched television. I do remember it being in black and white. I also remember the time we visited a neighbor’s house on a Sunday evening to get our first look at television in Living Color. That was quite a treat.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, we’ve seen a significant increase in the purchase of term life and health insurance policies due to the devastating impacts of COVID. Though most people understand why these coverages have been crucial during the current health crisis, many have not recognized the quickly growing need for identity theft and cyber protection.