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Letting go

Earlier this week I had a call from a lady who had stored her father’s belongings for several years after he had moved in with her family. She said she was tired of paying rent to a storage facility and … Continue reading

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The Failure of Socialism

Bernie Sanders lost to Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary. He is a self-proclaimed Democratic Socialist who ran on a very progressive platform. His defeat to Clinton was all but certain due to certain policies the Democratic National Convention established … Continue reading

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The Importance of Why

A few weeks ago I was talking to a mother and her college-age daughter in a church hallway after the service. Frankly, I do not remember the topic of the conversation, but I kept asking her why she wanted to … Continue reading

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Celebrate the past but live into the future

A number of years ago our family became owners of a successful small business. All of the long-time employees remained, and business was good for several years. Slowly, things began to slow down. We blamed the downturn on a number … Continue reading

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What sells well at auction?

One question I am often asked is what kind of items sells well at auctions. Of course, anything will sell, but things do go through cycles. For instance, I recently bought an item at an auction for $5.00 that five … Continue reading

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Young People Don’t Want Their Parent’s Stuff

In recent months many publications such as The New York Times and Forbes has published articles on a common problem many older adults have encountered. They have spent a lifetime collecting material things that their children do not want. There was a time when … Continue reading

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Why Sell at Auction?

There are many ways available today for an individual to sell their items. Many people automatically think of E-bay, Craigslist, or their local newspaper classified section when they want to dispose of property. One can also find numerous Buy-Sell-Trade sites … Continue reading

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