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When Soaring College Costs Hit Home

“Poverty is hereditary – it comes from your children.”  Comedian Phyllis Diller may have been joking when she said that, but anyone who is raising a child today knows that there’s nothing inexpensive about having kids. In fact, according to … Continue reading

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Best Father’s Day BBQ recipe EVER – seriously you have to try this!

If you are celebrating in your community this Father’s Day weekend surrounded by family and friends around the barbecue, you’ve got to try this awesome BBQ recipe.  Its quick and easy, and very tasty.  Thanks to our friends at Epicurious … Continue reading

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Employee Engagement 2.0 – A Holistic View of Engagement in Today’s Workplace Environment

Statistics show that 78% of business leaders rate employee retention and engagement as critical or important to the success of their business. Organizations are looking for new and different ways to understand and improve employee or team member engagement. Effective … Continue reading

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Community Banking – a critical role in the US economy

Recently, I made the switch from a mega-national bank to DNB First, an authentically local, community-based bank in the Greater Philadelphia suburbs operating in the region since 1860. It’s been an absolutely wonderful experience and I am left wondering why … Continue reading

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John Wooden and the Pyramid of Success

John Wooden: basketball player, coach, author and legend. Known as the “Wizard of Westwood” Wooden is probably best known as the Head Coach of UCLA’S Basketball team where he won 10 NCAA championships and was named National Coach of the … Continue reading

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Early Mortgage Payoff?

DNB First shared a link to an article today about “why you should make an extra mortgage payment” and it made me wonder, how many people have been able to pay off their mortgage early?

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Celebrating President’s Day

Today we are celebrating President’s Day,  though it is known to be George Washington’s birthday, we can celebrate all our presidents and their guiding wisdom throughout the years. So, if you have the day off and are looking for something … Continue reading

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