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Veterans Heal Through the Power of Books

San Antonio, TX, August 22, 2018 – With the recent release of the fourth book in the series and two more projects in the works, Camouflaged Sisters has become that go to organization for women Veterans to share their stories. It is through this storytelling that these 70 coauthors and many more Veterans have healed. When Veterans read about others who have had similar experiences and have overcome challenges such as combat related PTSD, depression, or serving in a toxic leadership environment, they are encouraged and find the courage to take steps towards healing themselves.

Because of the impact her books have had on the lives of so many Veterans, Camouflaged Sisters founder and CEO Lila Holley wanted to help

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Expect To Win!

Most of us, if not all of us, have tasted failure in our lives.  We set a goal, we got excited about that goal, and then we failed or we didn’t meet our own expectations, and we gave up. But the problem wasn’t that the goal was too high, it’s that we didn’t expect to win in the first place.  As a society, we know failure inside and out.  We know pain, we know suffering, we know loss.  Very few actually know what it’s like to win, to achieve, to excel.

That’s why the media leads, follows, and counts on negative news to drive their ratings.  We know about pain and suffering because we have lived through pain and suffering. …

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WHAT IS AN ANNUITY?

In planning for financial security in retirement, an annuity cansatisfy two basic objectives:

1. To accumulate retirement assets on a tax-deferred basis: If you’re alreadycontributing the maximum to IRAs and any employer-sponsored retirement plans andneed to save more for retirement, a deferred annuity may be the answer to yourretirement savings need.

2. To convert retirement assets into an income that you cannot outlive: On theother hand, if you’re near or at retirement, an immediate income annuity can be used toconvert existing retirement assets into a lifetime income.

An annuity is a long-term savings plan that can be used to accumulate assets on a tax-deferred basis for retirement and/or to convert retirement assets into a

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REVERSE DISCRIMINATION OF QUALIFIED RETIREMENT PLANS

Did You Know That… 

Qualified Retirement Plans Tend to Discriminate AGAINST the Highly Compensated? 

The restrictions placed on qualified retirement plans strictly limit the size of the benefits that can be accrued for highly-compensated employees. When compared to the benefits provided to lower-paid employees, these limitations can produce a “reverse discrimination” effect that results in qualified retirement plans replacing an inadequate percentage of an owner’s or key employee’s pre-retirement income. 

Eligible compensation that can be considered in applying these benefit or contribution limitations is capped at $275,000 in 2018 (as adjusted for inflation). 

There is, however, a solution to the inadequacy of qualified retirement plan benefits for owners and key employees…a selective executive benefit plan can be used to counter …

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What if #Q, #QAnon and #TheGreatAwakening are Real?

What if #Q, #QAnon and #TheGreatAwakening are Real?

By this point you may have heard Q mentioned online, whether in conservative circles or somewhere in your social media feed.  You likely didn’t pay too much attention to it, as many of us have known for a long time that nefarious, shady and corrupt elements exist within our government.  

If you’ve looked into anything regarding The Clinton Foundation you probably made a reasonable guess that she had been likely selling her presidency since her time at the State Department, but perhaps you didn’t go much further down the rabbit hole to see exactly who she was selling favors to, nor what those favors were.  

And though it was rather quiet

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