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Moody, Overweight, Tired? It Could Be Your Thyroid

Moody, Overweight, Tired? It Could Be Your Thyroid

You may think that your moodiness is related to stress or that you’re tired because you simply aren’t getting enough sleep. You might also notice that you are fidgety, have trouble concentrating or a racing heartbeat. And if you hair is falling out unusually fast, you might also think you are going crazy. But these common symptoms can signal that something might be going on with your thyroid.

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Ring in a New Career with Cornerstone

Ring in a New Career with Cornerstone

If you have been thinking about making a job or career change, 2016 could be the year that you become a Cornerstone agent. We are having the best year ever in our 20-year history. Here are just a few of the reasons that you should consider joining our team:

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Veterans Have Access to Improved Pension Benefits

Veterans Have Access to Improved Pension Benefits

If you or a veteran you know needs the assistance of another person to perform daily tasks, the Aid and Attendance Improved Pension was established in 1952 to provide benefits for veterans and surviving spouses who require regular assistance from another individual. The Pension also offers reimbursement for medical expenses not covered by insurance, Medicare, Medicaid or other agencies and is paid directly to the veteran or surviving spouse. Assistance can be given in the veteran’s home, in an assisted living community or in a nursing home.

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Avoiding the Individual Shared Responsibility Payment on your Federal Taxes

Avoiding the Individual Shared Responsibility Payment on your Federal Taxes

Since 2014, each person in the United States has been required to have health insurance. If you can afford health insurance but choose not to buy it, you must pay a penalty fee called the individual shared responsibility payment or “individual mandate.” You will be forced to pay this fee on your federal income tax return for the year in which you lacked coverage.

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Homemade Holiday Gifts Under $5

Homemade Holiday Gifts Under $5

It’s the time of year when the number of people on your list keeps growing while your budget seems to be shrinking. A homemade treat with a hand-written note could be the perfect solution. We have included some of our favorite recipes for holiday treats here.

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