Planning for unfortunate events such as serious illness or
injury is rarely on anyone's list of favorite pastimes.
Sometimes, though, enduring the small discomfort that may
accompany preparing for the unexpected will avoid untold anguish
on the part of your family and friends. This is certainly the
case with the Durable Power of Attorney, an often simple
document that becomes so very important if sickness or injury
renders you unable to take care of your own affairs.
Power of Attorney
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The day after Hurricane Katrina hit the GulfCoast town, the
survivors were too worried about their homes. They have left
their homes and marched to evacuation areas that made them very
uncomfortable. This was very grim and harsh for them leaving
their beloved homes.
They were all startled to see their house have turned down and
destroyed every single thing they have built even their precious
possessions. There was this couple who were crying upon seeing
their house in total wreck. If only it ...Read the rest of this entry »
The world is full of surprises. Itâ€™s like a rolling circle that
keeps on changing the position of everything. Sometimes it can
make you ecstatic, sometimes downtrodden. We never know what
will happen next because what we have is only the present.
Future is dependent on time, this is the reason why we have to
be cautious and prepare for it for we have no idea if we still
have the element of time by tomorrow. Death and disability are
some of the hindrances in achieving a prosperous lifestyle ...Read the rest of this entry »
â€•Aaaaaahhhhhh! Iâ€™ve been invaded by a virus!â€ť Getting a virus
means getting sick and no one in their right mind wants to be
ill. Well, now that computers have become our close friends,
itâ€™s a shock to learn that foreign bodies too can invade them
with malicious intent. No, your computer doesnâ€™t get a runny
nose or diarrhea. This is a sickness that stops your friend from
functioning properly, sick in bed, incapacitated.
Well in Nature viruses occur from a power outside of ...Read the rest of this entry »
A Secret Organisation: Short story on a possible future.
Roger Ricketsonâ€™s smile was enigmatic. When anyone looked his
way they could not help being infected by his contagious facial
expression. Something was definitely going right in this manâ€™s
life, but until now no one could quite put his or her finger on
it. But now, as I look through my office window at the man
packing up his briefcase at the end of the workday, turning off
his computer, I canâ€™t help sneaking out my own mini-smile. ...Read the rest of this entry »
Monday rolled around and I was ready to go. I showered early,
fired up the computer and pulled in all my email before my
daughter's alarm went off at 7:00 a.m. As I was making her
breakfast, my thoughts were focused on all the work I was going
to accomplish that week. Then she stumbled into the kitchen with
"Mommy, I don't feel too good."
Sure enough, she was running a slight fever. There was no way
she could go to school that day - and my game plan for the week
was going to ...Read the rest of this entry »
Excessive optimization could be considered a sickness depending
on context. Look up compulsive disorders in the Diagnosis and
Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V) and over-
optimization fits the description fairly well. So, should most
online home business owners be seen by a psychotherapist? Well,
I won't answer that as of now since it doesn't bode well for my
immediate physical health. But one thing is for sure: web site
optimization is tricky business.
The search engines are in an ...Read the rest of this entry »
Owning your own home-based business is by and large a very
rewarding, exciting endeavor. You can set your own schedule, and
be where you want, when you want. You can oftentimes forego the
commute to a "regular job" and save money on gas and other
"niceties" that are expensive in the work-a-day world, such as
lunches, parking fees, etc.
There are unexpected pitfalls and disadvantages, though, in the
owning and operating of a home-based business. Some are
psychological, some are emotional, and ...Read the rest of this entry »
â€ťUnreported Income:â€ť The best way to get the IRS to send you a
love note suggesting you two get together for a chat. That means
If you received W-2s and/or 1099s, guess who else got copies?
Yup,the IRS.And they now have a sophisticated computer program
that matches every W-2 and 1099 with 1040 Tax Returns.
Guess what happens when they get a 1099 that isnâ€™t reported on
your 1040? Hey,youâ€™re quick!
Although most income you receive is taxable,and must be reported
as ...Read the rest of this entry »
Color should be one of your first concern when it comes to
website design. Colors creates mood. It is immediate and
memorable. It conveys character, expresses intention and
emotion. Colors play a vital role in website's impact. It
reflect the message and identity you want to convey to your
viewers and can heavily influence the decision-making process.
Your site will end up either plain and boring or chaotic and
hard to look at. Thus, it must be carefully considered.
Colors affect us ...Read the rest of this entry »