January 2015

Wood Finishing Tips that Will Have You and Your Guests Floored

(NAPSI)—While often overlooked, your floors are your home’s greatest canvas and one of its true untapped features. Replacing your hardwood floors can be expensive and time consuming, but refinishing them will not only restore the richness and elegance of the wood to a beautiful appearance, it will also protect it from everyday wear and add value to your home.

To ensure that your floor finishing is a success, consider these tips from Minwax<sup>®</sup> spokesperson and wood finishing expert, Bruce Johnson:

Living well: Fend off the blues with a hearing test

(BPT) - Need a mood boost? Maybe it’s time to check your hearing.

Here’s why: Hearing loss is linked to a greater risk of depression in adults of all ages, especially in 18 to 69 year olds. But studies show treating hearing loss can boost quality of life.

People with hearing loss who use hearing aids are less likely to feel down, depressed or hopeless, research from the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) shows — and they get more pleasure from doing things.

5 tips for creating a sound financial strategy

(BPT) - Many people want to know the secret to financial success. Whether they should be saving more, protecting more, investing more or spending less — everyone wants a silver bullet to set them on the road to financial success. There is no silver bullet.

The key is to have discussions with your family and loved ones about your priorities. Whether it’s saving for a child’s college education, supporting a favorite charity, building retirement strategies or a combination of all of those and more, each financial strategy should be driven by one person — you.


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