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Perks of reaching 60 or being over 70 and heading towards 80!

  Kidnappers are not very interested in you. IN a hostage situation you are likely to be released first. No one expect you to run-anywhere. People call at 8PM and ask: “Did I wake you?” People no longer view you as a hypochondriac. There is nothing left to learn the hard way. Things you buy

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Bobby King Testimonial

When writing testimonials I always ask clients how they heard about S.A.F.E. Planning, Inc.  This particular client has been a friend of mine since 1980 so it wasn’t a surprise when he said I was the one who had recommended him coming to S.A.F.E. Planning when he was trying to get his wife, Karen, approved

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THINK OF YOUR LOVED ONES!

Some people think that if they leave a Will behind it will take care of all the “after” issues, but that’s only the beginning.  It would simplify tasks for your spouse and / or children if you would also enclose in that important folder the following items: -Insurance policy information including account numbers; -A list

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Veteran’s Day, November 11

We are proud of the veterans who work for our company.  Steve Rainey joined the US Marine Corps when he was 17 years old. He landed in Vietnam in 1965 in the first major troop commitment of the war. His first station was at Chu Lai, south of Da Nang, providing security for the airstrip

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Veteran’s Day is Coming Up

I never knew about this before.  England’s Stonehenge or Egypt’s Karnak or Abu Simbel have nothing on us.  Our memorial even has a plaque pedestal to explain it all.   Once a year at 11:11 am the sun shines perfectly on this Memorial.  At precisely 11:11 a.m. each Veterans Day (Nov. 11), the sun’s rays

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A Hunting We Will Go

You might say that the family that hunts together has a special camaraderie inspired by adrenaline driven shared adventures. Also, they never lack for exciting stories to tell, and not least, they have no need to buy meat.  Jeanette Clever, a Witter, Arkansas grandmother says, “When I was growing up my family never bought meat

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Vintage Vibes / “Old home remedies”

Prior to hospitalization provided by insurance and government programs, people sometimes waited until they were nearly dying before seeking medical help, especially in rural areas.  Some of the home remedies many of us grew up with probably originated in pioneer days when folks self-medicated with herbs and “cures” handed down for generations. Some of that

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Junior’s 69th Birthday

The birthdate of a deceased family member is one of those special dates that has the power to hurt us because it recalls the loss, the coulda, shoulda beens. We do our best to cope, trying to lessen the pain while coveting sweet memories. Our grandkids bake birthday cakes in remembrance of their papa. Other

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Happy Greatparents Day by Elaine Marze

My granddaughters took turns making trips with me this summer as I traveled back and forth to Louisiana to visit my 86-year-old mother, 89-year-old mother-in-law and other “older” relatives and friends. The girls are 13 and 14 years old, and eventually everybody we spent time with remarked how sad it was that the girls had

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