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Featured Golf Hole: Canasawacta Country Club Video included

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Canasawacta Country Club over looks the Chenango Valley, spanning 158 picturesque acres of rolling and hilly terrain. It has approximately 350 members and is open to the public for Greens Fees.

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Binghamton BBQ Bash to support Family Enrichment Network Video included

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The Binghamton BB Bash is back and saucier than ever. Your favorite restaurants and caterers in the area are getting ready to battle it out to see who truly has the best BBQ around. Competitors will compete in multiple cook-off categories and the public will be able to vote for their favorite.

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33rd year of Spiedie Fest and Balloon Rally Video included

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It's the final countdown until the Spiedie Fest and Balloon Rally returns to Otsiningo Park for it's 33rd year.   According to the Spiedie Fest website, it all started when a few families got together in 1983 and argued over who had the best spiedie recipe in Binghamton. To put an end to their friendly rivalry, they held the first Spiedie Fest Cooking Contests in 1983 and 1984.

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Endless Mountains Theatre Company presents, "Guys and Dolls" Video included

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The Endless Mountains Theatre Company is a non-profit organization and is considered a "traveling" enterprise. The company performs shows at various locations including high schools, churches, VFWs and more. The theatre company is entering its 18th season.

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Meals on Wheels 5K Fundraiser Video included

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Meals on Wheels of Western Broome has been serving this community since 1970. It serves Endicott, Endwell, Vestal, Johnson City, and Maine, NY by providing and delivering nutritious meals many in our community so they can maintain their independence and quality of life. 

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4th Annual Mo Songs for Kerry Fundraiser Video included

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Mo Songs for Kerry is a charity organization raising money for cancer research and awareness for Li Fraumeni Syndrome.  Li Fraumeni Syndrome affects as many as 1 to 5,000 people. It's a genetic mutation that affects the Tp53 gene, the cancer suppressor gene. 

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11th Annual Breastfeeding Awareness Walk Video included

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The Southern Tier Breastfeeding Coalition will present it's 11th annual Breastfeeding Awareness Walk on Saturday, August 5.  People who are participating are asked to wear tie dye or green to show their support. 

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St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Community celebrating 100 years Video included

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St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Community is celebrating 100 years with a show. The St. Anthony Players will be performing 'Celebrating 100 years, Cento Anni!'.

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Hancock Fire Department Field Days and Lumberjack Competition Video included

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The annual 2017 Hancock Fire Department Field Days and Lumberjack Competition will be three days filled with fun.

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  • Meet your Host: Kara Conrad

    Meet your Host: Kara Conrad

    Kara Conrad is the host/producer of an afternoon segment called Around the Tiers. She joined WBNG in May 2015 as a news producer.

    Kara Conrad is the host/producer of an afternoon segment called Around the Tiers. She joined WBNG in May 2015 as a news producer.

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  • 3rd Annual Berkshire Blueberry and Book Festival

    3rd Annual Berkshire Blueberry and Book Festival

    Friday, July 21 2017 9:57 AM EDT2017-07-21 13:57:34 GMT

    This is the third year of the Berkshire Blueberry and Book Festival. There will be raffle baskets, blueberry pancakes, a berry bake sale, chicken BBQ, burgers, music, art show, meet and greet with authors, a blueberry bake-off and more. More than 30 vendors will have crafts, products and books. 

    This is the third year of the Berkshire Blueberry and Book Festival. There will be raffle baskets, blueberry pancakes, a berry bake sale, chicken BBQ, burgers, music, art show, meet and greet with authors, a blueberry bake-off and more. More than 30 vendors will have crafts, products and books. 

  • Ferrario Southern Tier Jazz Festival

    Ferrario Southern Tier Jazz Festival

    Thursday, July 20 2017 12:39 PM EDT2017-07-20 16:39:28 GMT

    The Ferrario Southern Tier Jazz Festival is hosting local, regional and international artist to support the Economic Opportunity Program. The program provides things such as childcare, youth services and family development and supports families with summer meals, literacy services, culinary arts training and school services.

    The Ferrario Southern Tier Jazz Festival is hosting local, regional and international artist to support the Economic Opportunity Program. The program provides things such as childcare, youth services and family development and supports families with summer meals, literacy services, culinary arts training and school services.

  • 12 News Reporter Josh Martin talks special, "Missing"

    12 News Reporter Josh Martin talks special, "Missing"

    Thursday, July 20 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-07-20 15:07:07 GMT

    12 News Reporter Josh Martin joined Kara Conrad on Around the Tiers to talk about his special, Missing. The case is about 38-year-old Chester Labar, who was last seen in Johnson City in October 2016.  Tonight, Labar's family shares their story of struggling with the unknown and we'll hear from Johnson City Police on where the case stands now. 

    12 News Reporter Josh Martin joined Kara Conrad on Around the Tiers to talk about his special, Missing. The case is about 38-year-old Chester Labar, who was last seen in Johnson City in October 2016.  Tonight, Labar's family shares their story of struggling with the unknown and we'll hear from Johnson City Police on where the case stands now. 

  • 17th Annual All Paws for a Cause Dog Walk

    17th Annual All Paws for a Cause Dog Walk

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 12:36 PM EDT2017-07-19 16:36:36 GMT

    The YWCA’s ENCOREplus program is hosting the 15th Annual All Paws for a Cause Dog Walk for Breast Cancer Prevention. All proceeds from the event will benefit the YWCA's  ENCOREplus program, which provides breast and cervical cancer outreach, education and advocacy as well as access to free annual mammograms and PAP screenings for uninsured or under insured women.

    The YWCA’s ENCOREplus program is hosting the 15th Annual All Paws for a Cause Dog Walk for Breast Cancer Prevention. All proceeds from the event will benefit the YWCA's  ENCOREplus program, which provides breast and cervical cancer outreach, education and advocacy as well as access to free annual mammograms and PAP screenings for uninsured or under insured women.

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  • Binghamton JCC holding kids theatre summer camp with local actor

    Binghamton JCC holding kids theatre summer camp with local actor

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-07-18 15:00:14 GMT

    The Jewish Community Center of Binghamton will be hosting a two-week long theatre camp this summer, led by professional local actor, Josh Sedelmeyer. This camp is open to all school age children in the community. 

    The Jewish Community Center of Binghamton will be hosting a two-week long theatre camp this summer, led by professional local actor, Josh Sedelmeyer. This camp is open to all school age children in the community. 

  • Dining Out: Fire and Ice Sports Bar and Grill

    Dining Out: Fire and Ice Sports Bar and Grill

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 10:40 AM EDT2017-07-18 14:40:30 GMT

    Fire and Ice Sports Bar and Grill is a unique sports bar in Chenango Bridge owned by Mike Rogers. He bought Fire and Ice two years ago and had the idea to develop the space into a full scale restaurant rather than a concession stand or snack bar. 

    Fire and Ice Sports Bar and Grill is a unique sports bar in Chenango Bridge owned by Mike Rogers. He bought Fire and Ice two years ago and had the idea to develop the space into a full scale restaurant rather than a concession stand or snack bar. 

  • We Care Wednesday/Super Splash Day with Binghamton Rumble Ponies

    We Care Wednesday/Super Splash Day with Binghamton Rumble Ponies

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 10:30 AM EDT2017-07-18 14:30:00 GMT

    The Binghamton Rumble Ponies and YES Safe Choices are getting ready for Super Splash Day and We Care Wednesday.  YES Safe Choices is a unique, youth leadership program focused on drug and alcohol prevention. The organization teaches young people about the area and the dangers of drugs and alcohol and the importance of making long-term positive choices.

    The Binghamton Rumble Ponies and YES Safe Choices are getting ready for Super Splash Day and We Care Wednesday.  YES Safe Choices is a unique, youth leadership program focused on drug and alcohol prevention. The organization teaches young people about the area and the dangers of drugs and alcohol and the importance of making long-term positive choices.

  • Johnson City Book Mobile bringing books to neighborhoods in the area

    Johnson City Book Mobile bringing books to neighborhoods in the area

    Monday, July 17 2017 1:02 PM EDT2017-07-17 17:02:28 GMT

    This is the 5th year the Johnson City Bookmobile will be traveling neighborhoods in the area. The bus is full of books that kids can borrow. 

    This is the 5th year the Johnson City Bookmobile will be traveling neighborhoods in the area. The bus is full of books that kids can borrow. 

  • LG&T Tennis Challenger looking for volunteers and ball runners

    LG&T Tennis Challenger looking for volunteers and ball runners

    Monday, July 17 2017 12:52 PM EDT2017-07-17 16:52:25 GMT

    The 24th annual Levene Gouldin & Thompson Tennis Challenger takes place July 22 to the 30. The $75,000 Men’s ATP Challenger Tour tournament is held at Recreation Park each year. The courts of Rec Park have hosted future Wimbledon champions, Davis Cup team members, and Olympic Gold Medalists.

    The 24th annual Levene Gouldin & Thompson Tennis Challenger takes place July 22 to the 30. The $75,000 Men’s ATP Challenger Tour tournament is held at Recreation Park each year. The courts of Rec Park have hosted future Wimbledon champions, Davis Cup team members, and Olympic Gold Medalists.

  • St. John's 90th Annual Ukrainian Days Weekend Festival

    St. John's 90th Annual Ukrainian Days Weekend Festival

    Friday, July 14 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-07-14 17:05:04 GMT

    Be Ukrainian for the day and learn about traditional Ukrainian food, dance and more. St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church is celebrating it's 90th Annual Ukrainian Days Weekend Festival. 

    Be Ukrainian for the day and learn about traditional Ukrainian food, dance and more. St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church is celebrating it's 90th Annual Ukrainian Days Weekend Festival. 

  • Author Con and Movie Fest will feature celebs, authors and more

    Author Con and Movie Fest will feature celebs, authors and more

    Friday, July 14 2017 12:42 PM EDT2017-07-14 16:42:30 GMT

    There will be something for everyone at the brand new Author Con and Movie Fest. The convention will have celebrities, local authors, wrestling icons, local vendors and more. 

    There will be something for everyone at the brand new Author Con and Movie Fest. The convention will have celebrities, local authors, wrestling icons, local vendors and more. 

  • Ice Cream Safari at Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park

    Ice Cream Safari at Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park

    Thursday, July 13 2017 12:33 PM EDT2017-07-13 16:33:40 GMT

    The Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park is getting ready for it's annual Ice Cream Safari. At the event there will be ice cream stations throughout the zoo. There will also be animal spotlights, games and activities. 

    The Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park is getting ready for it's annual Ice Cream Safari. At the event there will be ice cream stations throughout the zoo. There will also be animal spotlights, games and activities. 

  • Sneak peak of the history and future of the "Castle on the Hill"

    Sneak peak of the history and future of the "Castle on the Hill"

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 12:11 PM EDT2017-07-12 16:11:02 GMT

    A national historic landmark has been locked up and guarded for nearly 25 years.  The former Binghamton State Hospital now sits as the mysterious "castle on the hill." It was originally founded as an inebriate asylum to treat alcoholism, the first of its kind in the country. Then it became a mental hospital, where doctors often took extreme measures in attempts to help patients. 

    A national historic landmark has been locked up and guarded for nearly 25 years.  The former Binghamton State Hospital now sits as the mysterious "castle on the hill." It was originally founded as an inebriate asylum to treat alcoholism, the first of its kind in the country. Then it became a mental hospital, where doctors often took extreme measures in attempts to help patients. 

  • Raleigh Ringers to perform in Greene

    Raleigh Ringers to perform in Greene

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 12:46 PM EDT2017-07-11 16:46:27 GMT

    The Raleigh Ringers is an internationally acclaimed, advanced community handbell choir based in Raleigh, North Carolina. The group creates unique interpretations of a variety of music, including famous rock 'n' roll tunes arranged just for handbells.

    The Raleigh Ringers is an internationally acclaimed, advanced community handbell choir based in Raleigh, North Carolina. The group creates unique interpretations of a variety of music, including famous rock 'n' roll tunes arranged just for handbells.

  • Binghamton Rumble Ponies #BingItHome campaign

    Binghamton Rumble Ponies #BingItHome campaign

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 9:51 AM EDT2017-07-11 13:51:23 GMT

    The Binghamton Rumble Ponies are calling all fans to participate in the #BingItHome campaign to make Binghamton the site of an upcoming Eastern League All-Star Game. Fans have until Wednesday, July 12 to show their support for bringing the league's biggest game to the Southern Tier.  Fans can get involved in three different ways.

    The Binghamton Rumble Ponies are calling all fans to participate in the #BingItHome campaign to make Binghamton the site of an upcoming Eastern League All-Star Game. Fans have until Wednesday, July 12 to show their support for bringing the league's biggest game to the Southern Tier.  Fans can get involved in three different ways.

  • Whitney Point will host superhero themed annual block party

    Whitney Point will host superhero themed annual block party

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 9:43 AM EDT2017-07-11 13:43:09 GMT

    Since 2011, the annual Whitney Point block party has brought together people from all areas to celebrate the community's on-going revitalization and improvements. The theme of this year's event is "superheroes".

    Since 2011, the annual Whitney Point block party has brought together people from all areas to celebrate the community's on-going revitalization and improvements. The theme of this year's event is "superheroes".

  • Binghamton's 55th Annual July Fest

    Binghamton's 55th Annual July Fest

    Monday, July 10 2017 10:27 AM EDT2017-07-10 14:27:08 GMT

    July Fest is a 55-year tradition that attracts people from all over the east coast to enjoy 3 days of fun. It's returning to downtown Binghamton and is bigger and better than ever with something for the entire family to enjoy. There's art, crafts, music, races and food.

    July Fest is a 55-year tradition that attracts people from all over the east coast to enjoy 3 days of fun. It's returning to downtown Binghamton and is bigger and better than ever with something for the entire family to enjoy. There's art, crafts, music, races and food.

  • Triple Cities Street Rods Cars in the Park event

    Triple Cities Street Rods Cars in the Park event

    Friday, July 7 2017 12:27 PM EDT2017-07-07 16:27:51 GMT

    Check out a variety of classic cars at this year's Cars in the Park event hosted by Triple Cities Street Rods. There will be a flea and craft market, awards, a Chinese auction, music, kids games and more.

    Check out a variety of classic cars at this year's Cars in the Park event hosted by Triple Cities Street Rods. There will be a flea and craft market, awards, a Chinese auction, music, kids games and more.

  • Calvary's Love holding Anti-Human Trafficking conference

    Calvary's Love holding Anti-Human Trafficking conference

    Friday, July 7 2017 12:20 PM EDT2017-07-07 16:20:46 GMT

    Did you know that Human Trafficking happens in our area? You can earn about it and recognize the signs of someone in need of help, how to respond, how to talk to your children about the common lures predators use and how to create circles of protection around our community at the Anti-Human Trafficking event at Calvary's Love.

    Did you know that Human Trafficking happens in our area? You can earn about it and recognize the signs of someone in need of help, how to respond, how to talk to your children about the common lures predators use and how to create circles of protection around our community at the Anti-Human Trafficking event at Calvary's Love.

  • A look at 12 News, WANTED: Leading Ladies

    A look at 12 News, WANTED: Leading Ladies

    Thursday, July 6 2017 3:24 PM EDT2017-07-06 19:24:36 GMT

    12 News Reporter Emily De Vito is looking into the lack of leading ladies in the Southern Tier. She spoke with some leading ladies of the Southern Tier to talk about if there's concern with the lack of women in power in the Greater Binghamton area. 

    12 News Reporter Emily De Vito is looking into the lack of leading ladies in the Southern Tier. She spoke with some leading ladies of the Southern Tier to talk about if there's concern with the lack of women in power in the Greater Binghamton area. 

  • Dance, sing and eat at the Annual Sacred Heart Ukrainian Festival

    Dance, sing and eat at the Annual Sacred Heart Ukrainian Festival

    Thursday, July 6 2017 3:24 PM EDT2017-07-06 19:24:36 GMT

    Get ready to experience traditional Ukrainian dance, food, arts and crafts at this year's Sacred Heart Ukrainian Festival. The two day event will have a lot of things for kids and adults to enjoy.

    Get ready to experience traditional Ukrainian dance, food, arts and crafts at this year's Sacred Heart Ukrainian Festival. The two day event will have a lot of things for kids and adults to enjoy.

  • Deposit Lumberjack Festival celebrating 41 years

    Deposit Lumberjack Festival celebrating 41 years

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 12:32 PM EDT2017-07-05 16:32:45 GMT

    The Deposit Lumberjack Festival is entering it's 41st year of the event. Deposit  Lumberjack Festival Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in 1976 to help support the local not-for-profit organizations and businesses of Deposit.

    The Deposit Lumberjack Festival is entering it's 41st year of the event. Deposit  Lumberjack Festival Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in 1976 to help support the local not-for-profit organizations and businesses of Deposit.

  • Memory Maker Project looks to help patients with Alzheimer's

    Memory Maker Project looks to help patients with Alzheimer's

    Alzheimer’s is one of the leading causes of death for older adults in the United States. There is no cure for Alzheimer’s or other dementias, but there are ways to continue to lead a fulfilling life and the Memory Maker Project is trying to help with that. The project makes art and cultural programs accessible to people living with memory loss.

    Alzheimer’s is one of the leading causes of death for older adults in the United States. There is no cure for Alzheimer’s or other dementias, but there are ways to continue to lead a fulfilling life and the Memory Maker Project is trying to help with that. The project makes art and cultural programs accessible to people living with memory loss.

  • ARTifact Ceramic Bar: Choose it, paint it, take it, use it

    ARTifact Ceramic Bar: Choose it, paint it, take it, use it

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-07-04 15:54:34 GMT

    The ARTifact Ceramic Bar is a 'restaurant-style' art studio for all ages. It specializes in ceramic and glass painting where you chose it, paint it, take it and use it. 

    The ARTifact Ceramic Bar is a 'restaurant-style' art studio for all ages. It specializes in ceramic and glass painting where you chose it, paint it, take it and use it. 

  • Stay safe this Fourth of July

    Stay safe this Fourth of July

    Monday, July 3 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-07-03 17:40:39 GMT
    Lt. Ben Harting from the Broome County Sheriff's Office joined Kara Conrad to talk about the importance of firework safety, drinking and driving and overall safety during parties this Fourth of July.
    Lt. Ben Harting from the Broome County Sheriff's Office joined Kara Conrad to talk about the importance of firework safety, drinking and driving and overall safety during parties this Fourth of July.
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  • Financial Tip

    Financial Tip

    The Financial Tip airs Wednesday at 12:15 p.m. on WBNG. It features financial expert Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group, Inc.

    The Financial Tip airs Wednesday at 12:15 p.m. on WBNG. It features financial expert Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group, Inc.

  • Financial Tip: Glen's Favorite Quips

    Financial Tip: Glen's Favorite Quips

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:06 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:06:48 GMT
    Weekly guest Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group shares some of his favorite witticisms and thoughts on investing and “life” in general.
    Weekly guest Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group shares some of his favorite witticisms and thoughts on investing and “life” in general.
  • Financial Tip: Don't Procrastinate

    Financial Tip: Don't Procrastinate

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-07-19 15:09:44 GMT
    We've all heard the saying, "The sooner you begin to save for retirement, the better!" In this financial tip, we're going to show you why the saying is so true.  Weekly guest, Glen Wood explains the importance of saving early and gives examples.
    We've all heard the saying, "The sooner you begin to save for retirement, the better!" In this financial tip, we're going to show you why the saying is so true.  Weekly guest, Glen Wood explains the importance of saving early and gives examples.
  • Financial Tip: Gifting to Relatives

    Financial Tip: Gifting to Relatives

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-07-12 15:26:04 GMT
    Are you in a financial position where you can feel comfortable gifting some money to a relative in need? Would you like to know the tax implications of such a gift? Learn the answer to those questions from weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group.  
    Are you in a financial position where you can feel comfortable gifting some money to a relative in need? Would you like to know the tax implications of such a gift? Learn the answer to those questions from weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group.  
  • Financial Tip: Kids IRA

    Financial Tip: Kids IRA

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 2:27 PM EDT2017-07-05 18:27:45 GMT
    If you have young children or grandchildren then you know the benefits of saving for retirement as early as possible. Imagine a 10-year-old starting an IRA. But how? Weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group explains.  
    If you have young children or grandchildren then you know the benefits of saving for retirement as early as possible. Imagine a 10-year-old starting an IRA. But how? Weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group explains.  
  • Financial Tip: Storms in the Southern Tier

    Financial Tip: Storms in the Southern Tier

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 11:24 AM EDT2017-06-28 15:24:29 GMT

    The Southern Tier has its share of storms and high winds. Do you know if there are trees in your yard or your neighbor's that could fall and cause damage? If those trees do fall and cause damage, who's responsible?

    The Southern Tier has its share of storms and high winds. Do you know if there are trees in your yard or your neighbor's that could fall and cause damage? If those trees do fall and cause damage, who's responsible?

  • Financial Tip: Stock Prices

    Financial Tip: Stock Prices

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-06-21 13:56:58 GMT
    We all pay attention to the direction of the stock market as it goes up and down. Many of us wonder what makes that happen? Weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group has the answer.
    We all pay attention to the direction of the stock market as it goes up and down. Many of us wonder what makes that happen? Weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group has the answer.
  • Financial Tip: Early Retirement

    Financial Tip: Early Retirement

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-06-14 15:48:12 GMT
    For many Americans, the prospect of retiring early seems especially unlikely these days. But, it is still possible. Weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group explains.
    For many Americans, the prospect of retiring early seems especially unlikely these days. But, it is still possible. Weekly guest, Glen Wood of The Glen Wood Financial Group explains.
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