Category: Stinky’s News Corner

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    Stinky’s Riddle January 2023

    Are you smarter than Stinky? A girl has as many brothers as sisters, but each brother has only half as many brothers as sisters. How many brothers and sisters are there in the family? Email your answers to Stinky by  February 10th and if you are correct you will be entered in a drawing for […]

    January 16, 2023

  • Washington State Insurance Credit Ban News

    The latest development and news is that on July 29, 2022, Thurston Superior Court Judge Indu Thomas ruled that the Office of the Insurance Commissioner lacked the statutory authority to unilaterally ban the use of credit information for rating and underwriting. This means that currently insurance companies are allowed to use credit information when deciding whether or not to offer someone insurance and to calculate how much to charge them.

    August 18, 2022

  • Ways to Cut Grocery Costs

    Are you suffering from inflation-induced sticker shock at the grocery store?  Here are some tips to save money!! 1. Cook from scratch Ready-made meals at the supermarket are quick and easy, but they can get expensive. Cooking from scratch is cheaper and often a healthier alternative, with fewer additives and preservatives. When you cook from […]

    June 3, 2022

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    “Give Back” Referral Rewards May 2022

    Our April charity of the month is  CARE’s humanitarian crisis response in Ukraine to reach millions with aid and recovery, food, water, hygiene kits, psychosocial support, and cash assistance.

    May 5, 2022

  • Elderberry Syrup for Cold/Flu Season

    As we enter cold and flu season, it’s good to have our medicine cabinet stocked with the essentials in case one of those bugs flies unexpectedly into our home. We keep lots of natural items on hand to help boost our immune systems such as Vitamin C, zinc, and vitamin D. There are also over […]

    October 25, 2021

  • Give back LOGO to represent our efforts to support local charities.

    Give Back Referral Rewards October 2021

    We would like to thank the following people for referring to us during September: Pilar Dennis X2 Dan Gates Tori Hoiland Adam Jama Don Johnston Rajesh Oad Estifanos Tesfazghi N’Shayne Thomas Dan Varelia X2 Each of the referrers will receive a $10 gift card. A matching $20 donation for each referral totaling $220 was made to […]

    October 20, 2021

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    Washingtonians Prepare for the Long-Term Care Payroll Tax

    “Washington Cares Fund” Payroll Tax The passage of the Long-Term Care Trust Act – effective January 1st, 2022 – makes Washington the first state in the nation to create a publicly funded insurance program, providing working residents of Washington an opportunity to vest into a basic level of LTC benefits. Originally advertised as The Washington Long-Term Trust […]

    May 25, 2021