Workers’ compensation (also called workers’ comp or workman’s compensation) is a program that provides monetary benefits to workers who have been injured on the job, become ill, or who are otherwise unable to return to their jobs. It shouldn’t be confused with unemployment benefits or disability insurance. Workers’ comp exists to protect both employees and

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The Covid-19 crisis that has gripped the entire world’s population is also wreaking devastating havoc upon personal finance habits. We have all had to cut back extensively on our spending as a result of the reduced work hours available, layoffs and furloughs, and additional expenditures as a result of our new work-from-home schedules. Navigating the hazards of

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When we’re young, our parents take care of us. They hold us close and wash our face when we’ve been crying, bring us tea and medicine when we’re sick, and ease our pain when our hearts have been broken. That’s what parents are for. Truthfully, this job is never really done. Even when we’re adults, many of

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Blended families have become increasingly common in recent years, but that doesn’t mean that they’ve stopped being a challenge for those in them. As you juggle stepparenting, the divorce process, and meshing your families in general, keeping a few thoughts in mind along the way can make for a smoother process and a happier family.

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