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Do you need an original or replacement Social Security Number card? We now have a new – and faster – way for you to start online. When you go to our Social Security Number and Card webpage at www.ssa.gov/ssnumber, we now ask you a series of questions to determine whether you can: • Complete the...
Question: How can I get proof of my benefits to apply for a loan? Answer: If you need proof you get Social Security benefits, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and/or Medicare, you can request a benefit verification letter online through your personal my Social Security account at www.ssa.gov/...
(NAPSI)—For years, people have been told by brands and influencers to be “body positive” and embrace the way their bodies look—no matter the shape or size. Sounds good, right? Well, the term body positivity focuses on outward appearance and doesn’t account for overall health. For example, someone...
It’s still Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment season and many fitness-minded folks are choosing to sign up for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plans because they appreciate the extra benefits such as subsidized gym memberships. If you have one of these plans, or you’re thinking of...
Life today often seems to be in overdrive, leading many Americans to make snack and meal decisions quickly without really thinking about the nutritional makeup of what they’re consuming—but it doesn’t have to be that way. Think Twice “Being mindful about what you eat each day can have a...
A group of dancing cranes seen north of Pinconning.                                       --Courtesy Photo
Cranes are among the most ancient birds on earth. The only North American member of the crane family is the Sandhill Crane. The Great Lakes region hosts one of the largest contingents of these birds. They nest here in summer and winter in the southern U.S. These ancient birds mate for life, each...
Brian Rueger (center) spoke to the Rotary Club about the Sleep in Heavenly Peace non-profit organization. Shown with him are Tina Bauer (left) and Jeanie Prentice (right). 			                                           --Courtesy Photo
On August 25, 2022, members of the Rotary Club of Pinconning & Standish heard a presentation by Brian Rueger of Auburn, Michigan, the coordinator of the local chapter of the Sleep in Heavenly Peace non-profit organization. This national organization, whose motto is “No child sleeps on the floor...
For years, people have been told by brands and influencers to be “body positive” and embrace the way their bodies look—no matter the shape or size. Sounds good, right? Well, the term body positivity focuses on outward appearance and doesn’t account for overall health. For example, someone may be...
5 Years Ago (August 2017) David Mayer Jr., 1st Vice President and Program Manager of Chemical Financial Advisors, has been selected as #16 in the Top 25 Program Managers of 2017. The honorees were ranked on several criteria, including the number of advisors they oversee, team assets under their...
(NAPSI)—Back to School presents parents and students with opportunities to have important discussions about life choices. One thing to connect on before the first bell rings is understanding and avoiding tobacco, including electronic cigarettes. An increasing number of Florida school-aged children...

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