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What To Do After An Accident

What To Do After An Accident-Chispa Magazine

Nobody expects to be injured in an accident, but sadly these happen around the world every single day. In a flash, somebody’s life can forever be changed, and often this will be down to the negligence of another person or entity. Seeing as nobody expects to be involved in an accident, whether it is a…

Six Ways to Protect Your Finances from Spooky Cyber Threats

Cybersecurity-Chispa Magazine

Fraudsters are continually inventing ways to deceive people. Their schemes can threaten your finances and, ultimately, your livelihood. As a financial advisor, I continually promote ways my clients can improve their personal and financial cybersecurity, and be proactive in protecting themselves. Here are six ways you can protect your data and assets online. Install updates…

Healthy Ways to Handle the Stress of Being an Entrepreneur

Anti-Stress-Chispa Magazine

Starting your own business can be an exciting time but also a stressful time. Creating healthy habits from the first moment that you take on this new endeavor will ensure that you practice self-care to avoid burnout. There are many different factors that influence your body’s ability to handle stress that, if out of balance,…

Natural Disasters and Your Money: How to Prepare

Hurricane Florence-Chispa Magazine

Natural disasters like Hurricane Florence take a tragic toll on people, property and finances. Although a significant amount of unpredictability can accompany a serious weather event, a little bit of financial preparation goes a long way toward getting your life back on track after the storm and preventing further damage to your bank account and…

How To Quit Smoking By Switching to Vaping

Most people who smoke cigarettes would really ideally like to give up. Everybody is aware that smoking is bad for their health. There are also other factors, like the expense of smoking cigarettes, and the fact it can have a social stigma attached to it these days. Of course, giving up smoking is very difficult,…

Guide to Medical and Legal Marijuana

medical-marijuana-chispa magazine

Although marijuana in the U.S. is still prohibited by federal law, several states have legalized the drug for both medical and other legal (recreational) use over the last few years, and this is a trend fast on the rise. With the mid-term elections coming up, many candidates are running on a platform which is explicitly…

Six Questions To Ask Your Personal Injury Lawyer

Injury Lawyer-Chispa Magazine

Trying to find a lawyer to represent you after you’ve suffered a personal injury can be a challenge. You already have to deal with physical pain, but now you have to face financial insecurity as well. And you’re about to go up against insurance companies with lawyers who are trained to look after their best…

Budget Your Way Toward the Lifestyle You Desire

Budget Your Way Toward the Lifestyle You Desire-Chispa Magazine

Working hard to earn a living, or achieve and maintain a certain lifestyle, can leave you running in circles if you don’t have an effective financial plan. That’s because hard work is only half the equation. But that effort, combined with a solid plan, can lead to success on many levels. The idea of putting…

How Being Multilingual Can Help You Gain A Competitive Edge

How Being Multilingual Can Help You Gain A Competitive Edge-Chispa Magazine

Not many people think of the benefits of being multilingual beyond those obvious ones, but being multilingual actually gives you much more benefit than that—it positively affects your brain function, gives you different perspectives, opens up many career and job opportunities and gives you the chance of meeting other cultures. In the 21st century where…