Nothing beats the summer heat like a day spent kayaking on one of the many lakes, creeks, and rivers that surround and span the Capital Region. It’s an activity that can easily be enjoyed solo or with a group and you need not travel far. continue reading →
One need not travel far this summer to find budget-friendly activities the whole family will enjoy. Those who live in and around the Capital Region are fortunate to have access to several state parks that feature museums, walking and running trails, art exhibits, and much more. Here are a few ideas to get you started. continue reading →
Years ago, quality of life in the workplace meant that the work environment was a physically safe and non-threatening place to be. Today, workplace quality of life has evolved to include work/life balance. It’s a concern for any employer, because time and again, studies show that employees who are healthy—both physically and emotionally—are more productive, and that improves a business’s bottom line. continue reading →
When it comes to health insurance, we’re fortunate to have a variety of choices that enable us to select the plan that is best for our families and us. So, how do you make that choice? The first step is to understand health plans and how to use them. continue reading →
Another challenge to the Affordable Care Act has transpired as two appeals courts issued dueling rulings on the use of government subsidies on the federal health exchange. While the courts work out the details, it’s important for consumers to understand them in simpler terms.