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Meet Markraft Designer Amanda Fisher

As a child, Amanda Fisher was fascinated with the art of construction. “I was always building things with blocks, and I loved looking through architecture books,” she recalled. Amanda eventually channeled that childhood interest into career goals, trading in the…

Stay in the Know About Family Finances

I recently had a prospective client come into my office who lost her husband unexpectedly at age 60. Her husband ran a very successful small business and, because he loved what he did, he had planned to work forever. Her…

Retire with “Style”

Polka dots with stripes. Navy and black. White after Labor Day. These are all style trends that, while at one time were major faux pas, are now widely embraced. If Oprah gives her blessing for white pants in the fall,…

Back-To-School is A Breeze with Kid-Friendly Storage

For kids and teens, back-to-school plans often involve getting more gear – a new backpack and lunchbox, fresh folders and three-ring binders, a slick pencil holder and cool pen case… and maybe even a shiny lacrosse stick, unmuddied soccer cleats…

How To Get The Best Invisalign Results Possible

As an orthodontist, I regularly consult with adults who are considering orthodontic treatment for themselves or their children. Many of them have not had much reason to think about orthodontics since their own experiences as teenagers. Thankfully, treatment options have…

Evaluate Children Early For Best Orthodontic Results

The most common image people have for orthodontic treatment is of teenagers wearing braces on their teeth. The majority of children will not need orthodontics until their late adolescence or early teen years, but for a small group early orthodontics…