White hydrangeas are rockstars of the shrub world. Not only do they provide midsize structure to your garden design, their beautiful blooms, comprised of multiple small flowers, provide four-season interest when you let them dry on the plant. That's always a tough choice, though, since white hydrangeas are great cut flowers and dry as beautifully in a vase indoors as they do outside.
10 Everyday Things That Cost More Than Term Life Insurance
Adults and parents worry. We worry about our family’s health, safety, financial security and future. But more families need to put their money where their heart is by buying term life insurance. (This is the most affordable type when initially purchased and provides protection for a specific period of time or the “term”.) However, the issue isn’t a matter of hypocrisy, but a lack of research and financial literacy. According to a Life Happens and LIMRA study from this year, 65% of households have not purchased life insurance because they think it’s too costly. To show that this is a common misconception, the study asked Americans to estimate the cost of a 20-year, $250,000 level term life insurance policy for a healthy 30-year-old male. Eight in 10 people overestimated the cost, saying it…
Tips on How to Get Your Criminal Record Expunged
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Tankless Water Heaters: What You Need to Know
Looking to replace your current water heater with a tankless option? Before you do, watch this video from The Handyguys explaining the pros and cons of these demand-type water heaters.
Over 100 Legal Document Services at By the People
Rene of By the People in Fairfield CA gives a short overview of their services and the number of legal documents they can help with. For...
15 preventable homeowners' insurance claims and how to avoid them
When people think of homeowners' insurance claims they often associate them with major disasters, but many losses are entirely preventable.
What Is Probate? The Steps to Administering an Estate
Most people have heard the word probate before, but they might be wondering 'what is probate?' The probate process can refer to several t...
Phones, guns and sodas: What you need to know about new laws taking effect today
The new year brings a host of new laws that go into effect starting Sunday.
Wills, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Trusts
Estate planning sounds so overwhelming: Wills, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Trusts, Guardianships, etc., etc., etc. What doe...
What Is a Deed of Trust and What Is It Used For?
A deed of trust is a term for a document which has a specific legal meaning in the United States not shared in other parts of the world. ...