The Importance of Building a Financial Emergency Kit

The Importance of Building a Financial Emergency Kit Submitted by Donna Cheswick—Norwin Chapter Floods, hurricanes, wildfires, earth-quakes, extreme winds, and tornadoes. They all have the potential to create treacherous conditions and cause devastation. We prepare with insurance, but it is often inadequate. It covers many, but not all natural disasters. Flooding requires flood insurance. And […]

Education Committee

The Education Committee is currently looking for members to submit a ’10 Minute Tip’ video on a business or professional topic (not specific to a product or service). They are also looking for volunteers to host a webinar or speak at a seminar/training. To discuss opportunities contact: Suzanne Sekula – Nancy Wood –

Five Ways to Protect Yourself Against Falls

Most of us only consider the health of our skeletons when it’s too late; a person can break a bone in a fraction of a second, especially if they have a bone-degenerative disease like osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is called the silent disease, because weakened bones cannot be felt. Break a bone, though, and the entire world […]

Top Five Portable Snacks for the Busy Professional

Imagine this. You get to work with your hot cup of coffee. Maybe you drink a basic Starbucks PSL or perhaps you are more of a Dunkin Donuts black coffee kind of guy or gal. Your store opens at 8:00 AM sharp and you already have four voicemails from clients, five people already waiting at […]

Get Real

On Oct. 1, 2020, a Pennsylvania driver’s license will no longer get you on a plane at Pittsburgh International Airport because that’s when all residents must show a new form of identification called a REAL ID. REAL ID is a compliant driver’s license, photo ID card, or another form of federally-acceptable identification; such as, a […]