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Share Your Umbrella Podcast: A Conversation with Brandi Bridgett

First Financial Security’s® Share Your Umbrella podcast is dedicated to telling stories of entrepreneurs who help families and communities with financial solutions. Every week we take excerpts from the most interesting parts of our interviews and post them on our blog. This week, we spoke to National Marketing Director Brand Bridgett about how she built…
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Financial Friday Round-Up: June 14 – June 18, 2021

Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on millennial families, COVID entrepreneurs, disaster insurance, and more. COVID’S Entrepreneur Explosion Many ambitious entrepreneurs have made lemons of lemonade and used…
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Financial Friday Round-Up: June 7 – June 11, 2021

Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on predicting the stock market, immigrant entrepreneurs, reducing taxes in retirement, and more. Women, Work and the Pandemic In a new episode…
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Share Your Umbrella Podcast: A Conversation with Bob Brotherton

For each episode of Share Your Umbrella — the First Financial Security® podcast dedicated to sharing stories from entrepreneurs who help families in need with financial solutions and opportunities — we take excerpts from the most interesting parts of the interviews and post them on our blog. This week, our guest was Bob Brotherton, an…
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Financial Friday Round-Up: May 31 – June 4, 2021

Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on the May jobs report, a story on Black Wall Street, a profile of 50 powerful women over 50, and more. 50…
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What Entrepreneurship Means in 2021

For a country that saw 4.4 million businesses start up last year (which is 24% more than the year before), there is still disagreement as to what entrepreneurship means. The term can be vague sometimes — how often have we heard someone call themselves an entrepreneur when they have yet to truly start a business?…
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Financial Friday Round-Up: May 24 – May 28, 2021

Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on how to keep active at your desk, what happens when life insurance is denied, what it takes to get consumers to…
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