Long Beach New Year resolutions

Parents should be cautious about encouraging New Year’s Resolutions

set-family-goals Set family resolutions and children will feel good that they accomplished a goal. For many adults a New Year’s resolution can provide positive direction for the coming year. For children, however, psychologists at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center recommend this annual practice be approached carefully.

Financial planning for 2010: Resolve to improve your financial future

financial seminar For many consumers, the joy of the season has already been replaced by the stress of paying holiday debt. “It is easy to get caught up in the excitement of giving during the holidays,” said Mechel Glass, Director of Education for Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater Atlanta (CCCS).

Is this your year to volunteer? More Americans resolve to help others

volunteer-locally According to research conducted on behalf of Disney Parks and HandsOn Network, 2010 could be the year of “helping hands and giving hearts.” The survey, conducted by New York-based Kelton Research in November 2009, found that 59 percent of Americans plan to volunteer in 2010.

Top 10 tips for keeping fitness resolutions in 2010

gym-fitness It’s time for resolutions and to help people making fitness goals in 2010, Gold’s Gym  has issued this “Top 10 List of ‘Fail Proof’ Resolution Tips.” In addition, the gym invites residents to visit any nearby Gold’s Sunday, January 3 to use the free, interactive “Resolution Builder” get customized workouts and tips based on their personal fitness skills and goals.

New Year Resolutions: 4 steps to achieve success

new-year-resolutions Year after year, the top 10 New Year’s Resolutions remain pretty much the same and yet only about 12% of people achieve their goals. That’s no excuse to stop trying, but it is a good reason to do some planning. Experts agree, there are definite steps you can take to increase your chance of Resolution Success.

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