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Dream Big: Fortune Transportation

Fortune Transportation, Windom, Minnesota, found its success by specializing and serving the specific needs of a defined set of customers. In the business world, this niche strategy, can serve a business well but often hard to adhere to when planning for growth for the long-term.

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What does long-term care insurance cover?

Long-term care insurance can help you climb the financial burdens that long-term health services can be when age, injury, disability, illness or cognitive impairment keeps you from being able to take care of yourself.

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Dream big: how to move up in your career

The U.S. is moving through a period of reckoning with the workplace. For individuals, it can be challenging to know how to navigate these changes in their career trajectory. It’s also about finding work that feels both challenging and fulfilling. Here are our top tips for taking steps to move up in your career.

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How is agriculture affected by rising interest rates?

In recent months, the U.S. Federal Reserve increased the benchmark interest rate for lenders, the highest hike since the 1980s, to combat rising inflation for everyday Americans. Here’s what you need to know about managing your farming operation with higher interest rates.

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The Incentives of Section 179

With the permanent extension of Section 179, consider buying new equipment. Talk with your accountant or financial advisor and take full advantage of Section 179 tax benefits. The money you can save will allow you to expand operations and invest in your employees.

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Dream Big: Gag Sheet Metal

Owning a business comes with great responsibility. Taking over a family business that’s been around for over 100 years adds yet another layer of complexity. Learn a few tips from Gag Sheet Metal located in New Ulm, Minnesota.

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Transferring the family farm to the next generation

Succession and estate planning can be difficult and emotional for many American farms. However, they are necessary for the health of the farm and the future of the family members involved. Lack of direction in transferring the farm can make moving forward difficult for everyone involved.

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Smart insurance moves for 4 situations

Smart insurance involves continually reviewing your lifestyle and financial obligations for your family and your business. Keep your coverage current to match and grow with the changes you make personally and professionally.

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Credit Card Balance Transfers: What You Need to Know

A credit balance transfer is a potential solution that you can use to avoid high interest and pay off credit card debt. But you will need to use this method carefully because it doesn’t truly eliminate your spending history.

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