Advance your career by earning your insurance license with these 7 steps

Gaining an insurance license opens the doors to new career opportunities like unlimited earning potential, flexible schedules and professional satisfaction. (Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto) If you’re considering a career in insurance, getting a license is the key to laying a solid foundation for your future success. Every state in the country requires prospective insurance agents to become licensed before they can begin […]

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Leave your shoes at the door: Science says they’re covered in poop and could make you sick

Want fewer germs? Leave them outside. (Photo: Linda Raymond, Getty Images/iStockphoto) Your clodhoppers track in dirt, yes, but also fecal germs and diarrhea-inducing bacteria, studies show, and the shoes themselves can get dirtier than a toilet seat. And science has shown just what makes up that filth, too. Even Charles Gerba, a University of Arizona microbiologist who conducted a seminal study on the subject, was […]

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Don’t dictate to your kids. Negotiating has more impact and gives them tools for life.

“What should I be when I grow up?” the 7-year-old boy asked, looking up at his grandfather. The retired engineer paused. “I’d like you to be wise, Stevie,” he said. The boy nodded and ran out of the kitchen — just as his incredulous father entered from another doorway. “Dad, I overheard what you just told Stevie! How could you […]

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Check your freezer: Kroger recalls ground beef and ribeye due to potential health hazard

Kroger is recalling ground beef and ribeye steaks due to a potential health hazard. Bone-in ribeye steaks, boneless ribeye steaks and in-store purchased ground beef purchased from April 23 through June 7 should not be eaten, as the products may be contaminated with E. coli and could result in severe illness, according to a company recall issued June 7. There have […]

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