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Be Kind to Yourself

Be Kind to Yourself!

Sometimes I think that we are our own worst critics.  We can often give others great advice as problems seem easy to solve when they are not your own. We only have a small amount of time each day and it is difficult to get everything done. And often, we are angry with ourselves when […]

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Lessons from Working at McDonald’s!

According to company estimates, one in every eight American workers has been employed by McDonald’s. The list includes Sharon Stone, Jay Leno, Rachel McAdams, Pink and me! My first job was the hostess at my local McDonald’s in Commack, NY. (You never realized that McDonald’s had a hostess?) I handled all of the kid’s activities […]

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Never Retire

I was at the gym (yes I am keeping up with my spin class) and passed by a bulletin board with the following header “NEVER RETIRE”.  This caught my attention as the prospect of never retiring is not one that is commonly stated especially as much of our concern is retirement planning.  However, when you […]

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How do you fill your “White Space”?

In the age of computers, tablets and smart phones, we have access to information instantaneously.  And with this access, the information overload can be addicting.  This is quite evident when you are out to dinner and the table next to you is filled with devices keeping everyone occupied. A typical American family can be – […]

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Happy Valentines Day!

Valentine’s Day is a holiday marketed to all of those in love with the purchase of cards, flowers and candy.  But as the day is approaching, it makes me think about the meaning of love and how love actually is all around us. It is easy to feel sad on this day of love, especially if […]

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And so it goes!

And so it goes. Goodbye 2015!  I can’t say that I am sad to see it end.  On a personal note, it was not one of my favorite years.  And for some reason, it reminds me of 1981.  It was the year that I graduated high school, said goodbye to my beloved Nana, and headed […]

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

‘Twas the night before Christmas in the Crimmins’ house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas would  soon be there; The girls were all hanging out in their beds, With iPods loudly playing music in their heads. And all of […]

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The 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Happy Thanksgiving 2015

Growing up in the tri-state area is beneficial for many reasons and one in particular is the ability to attend the Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.  The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has been around for over eighty years and I have been fortunate to have attended several times in my life. This year’s […]

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Sharing Your Life Story

Have you ever thought about writing your life story?  And if so, how would you write it? Would you start at the beginning, where you didn’t have a say in how things were done?  Where much of your story involves luck in having the right people around you making the decisions? Would you start in […]

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Top 100 Most Social Financial Advisors in the United States

We are proud to announce that Dan Crimmins of Crimmins Wealth Management have been again named among BrightScope’s Top 100 Most Social Financial Advisors in the United States. The list recognizes the top advisors with significant online influence.  Dan is one of seven New Jersey based advisors named and is listed at #85 nationwide. The […]

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