Category: Culture

Happy Thanksgiving from PeopleFinders

There are so many ways to spend your Thanksgiving. You may be cooking, cleaning, eating, watching TV, playing games, helping the needy or participating in countless other activities. But whatever you’re doing, chances are you’re spending the day with others. Family, friends, maybe even a group of people you’ve never met before.

The Retirement Jam: What’s Your Retirement Plan?

When do you plan to retire? The average age of retirement used to be 65. Americans would plan for decades to make sure they were financially secure, and rely on social security benefits to help them enjoy their golden years. These days, however, things are different. 65 is no longer seen as the standard age Read More…

5 Easy Ways To Save Throughout The Holidays

Every year, millions of us spend more than we wanted to during the holiday season. It’s easy to overdo it. We’ve all read dozens of holiday savings tips. Many of them just aren’t very realistic. But don’t worry, there are things we can do to save money this holiday season. Check out these five ideas Read More…

World Communication Week

Do you feel that our modern society has lost the art of personal communication? The simple act of two or more people talking, exchanging ideas and expressing emotions. When you see the phrase personal communication these days, you might be inclined to think about electronic devices. Technology makes it easier than ever for people to Read More…

Together We Can Make A Difference

Have you ever looked around and thought that things could be better? Neighborhoods could look nicer, parks could be cleaner, and a lot of people sure could use some help. It’s easy to notice these things – but much harder to do something about them. A national movement that’s been surging for more than 20 Read More…

Happy World Gratitude Day

What are you grateful for? It’s easy to dwell on the negative things in life. Our days get so hectic that most of us don’t have time to stop and think about all the little moments that make us smile. That’s why we’re celebrating World Gratitude Day. Origin In 1965 a group of dignitaries from Read More…

Patriot Day: We Will Never Forget

Some events are so powerful that every detail becomes permanently etched into the minds of people who were there. A few are significant enough to impact the entire world. People will often share stories about how these moments affected their lives. These stories are passed on to every generation, because they must never be forgotten. Read More…

Still Celebrating The Dream Of Martin Luther King Jr.

On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. He addressed a crowd of more than 250,000 people, and implored his listeners to rally for civility, understanding and basic human rights. His dream was worth sharing. 48 years later, we still celebrate Dr. King’s iconic Read More…

7 Ways To Make Happiness Happen

If you’re happy and you know it, then August is the perfect month for you. Thanks to a group called The Secret Society of Happy People, August is now Happiness Happens Month. That’s 31 days to focus on your own happiness and celebrate joy in others. We all have our own definitions of happiness. But Read More…

Celebrating Independence Day

It will be a day of outdoor fun, barbecues and fireworks displays. A day when proud Americans stand even taller and hold their heads even higher. We are bold, determined individuals at all times, and on the 4th of July we celebrate our freedoms and way of life. On Independence Day, people from across this Read More…