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Three ways to lower your carbon footprint for Earth Day (and beyond)
Three ways to lower your carbon footprint for Earth Day (and beyond)
April 15, 2019
On April 22, the 49th annual Earth Day is expected to include more than 1 billion people in nearly 200 countries taking part in what the Earth Day Network calls "the largest civic-focused day of action in the world."

Since the first Earth Day in 1970 (which was connected to the passage of the Clean Air Act that year), there have been many environmental victories—such as passing and strengthening laws for cleaner air and water, expanding Marine Protected Areas, reducing overfishing, even improving our ability to predict extreme weather events.
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7 ways to improve your finances during Financial Literacy Month
April 1, 2019
April is tax season, so a lot of people are thinking about their finances these days. But if you're like most people, you're probably thinking in the short term: What's my refund going to be—or how much do I owe? And what is that going to do to my monthly budget?

It's good to be thinking about those things. It's also important to look at the bigger picture. Financial Literacy Month, which is also in April, gives you the perfect chance to do just that.
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Jack Stone Insurance, SCA Winner for Veteran's Services
March 1, 2019
Jack Stone Insurance in Brentwood, California, has been named a Safeco Change Agent—earning a $2,000 donation from Safeco to East County Veterans Support Services in Antioch. Here, co-owner Jerry Stone talks about how the company gives back in the community.
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