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2019, Year of the Pig

As you may know, there are 12 Chinese zodiac animals used to represent years. 2019 is the year of the Pig and as you may have guessed, zodiac signs play an essential role in Chinese culture, which is often used to determine your fortune for the year, marriage compatibility, career fit, best times to have a baby, and a lot more. And so, if this is your year, it’s time to celebrate. (Related topic: event spaces) ...

06 Feb 9:50 PM 0 Read More...

What Your Chinese Zodiac Sign Says About your Celebration

Are you celebrating the Chinese New Year? If you want to align your celebration to your Chinese Zodiac animal personality, keep reading and we’ll give you the tips you need. (Related topic: event spaces) RELATED: If you’re on the lookout for a bar/bat mitzvah facility, event spaces or a celebration facility to host your next party, check out LIFE’s Facebook page for daily updates and promotions. LIFE...

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60/40 The New Golden Rule for Your Marketing Strategy

The Institute of Practitioners in Advertising has revealed the results of a long-standing research that shows why advertisers should be spending 60% of their advertising budget on long-term brand-building and the other 40% on short-term direct response marketing if they want to get the best ROI possible. [Related topics: Direct response agency] Understandably, since long-term strategy and softer metrics such as br...

05 Feb 8:50 PM 0 Read More...

On Getting Your Landlord to Buy You Out of Your Apartment

Let’s say that for whatever reason you need to relocate. And let’s also assume that you live in a rent-stabilized building. Of course, you can always just move out but let’s say that on top of the two previous points you need some financial help for those relocation purposes, so you’ve been trying to figure out how to get your landlord to buy you out of your apartment. Is that even possible? (Related Topics: ...

04 Feb 5:48 PM 0 Read More...

If You Want to Compete with Amazon, You Need to Invest in Logistics

For retailers and e-commerce businesses to have a chance to compete with the online retail giant Amazon, they’ll need to invest in logistics. Whether it is a full-service logistics provider, warehousing or even storage container units to keep their inventory organized, this is going to be the move that could make or break their business. (Related topics: portable storage containers, storage containers) Amazon...

25 Jan 3:09 PM 0 Read More...

Logistics and Climate Change: Where Do Shipping Containers Fit?

Climate change has had a strong impact on the logistics industry. It affects sea routes and storage units alike, not to mention the environmental transformation that affects several different stages of the supply change. (Related topics: portable storage containers, storage containers) While global warming can be seen in rising sea levels, the growth of inhospitable deserts and more extreme weather, many industri...

25 Jan 3:06 PM 0 Read More...

Are You Looking for a Warehouse, Storage Unit or a Logistics Provider?

The warehousing industry is going through an unprecedented phase. As the demand rises due to the increasing space limitations the market has tightened and if you’re looking for a logistics provider, warehousing or maybe even a storage unit, there are a few essential things you need to know. (Related topics: portable storage containers, storage containers) RELATED: If you’re thinking about acquiring a stor...

25 Jan 3:05 PM 0 Read More...

What Is a Mix-Use Development?

Mixed-use development is a term that has been gaining popularity in the last few years. It is one of the most popular trends in the commercial real estate industry and it consists in fully integrating commercial spaces within zones or buildings that, traditionally, have other uses. (Related topic: office space for rent, office space for sale) From an urbanistic point of view, mixed-use development projects are d...

22 Jan 6:05 PM 0 Read More...

Higher Estate and Gift Tax Limits This 2019

Before the end of last year, the IRS announced the official estate and gift tax limits for 2019, giving a heads up to anyone working on estate planning, or preparing for will contests or probate courts.  [Related topic: New York Will Contests] As of now, the estate and gift tax exemption is $11.4 million per individual, up from $11.18 million in 2018, meaning that you can leave $11.4 million to your heirs and pay...

17 Jan 4:02 PM 0 Read More...

About witnessing a will contest

Often times people wonder if a self-typed will is legal and if the executor can also serve as a witness. These questions are not that hard to answer but some requirements may vary from one state to the other. [Related topic: Probate attorney] RELATED: At Millman Legal, they provide a comprehensive directory of litigation services for groups and individuals in need of an attorney to represent them in disputes ...

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