While many people are aware of the benefits that come with self storage and utilizing a space outside of your home to alleviate large masses of items and goods, few require this luxury more than those who own boats or RVs. These large vehicles can take up a great deal of space for anyone not living dockside or in an area accommodating RV owners, which is where storage facilities specializing in these hobbies come into play.

Though these vehicles can be integral parts of your most enjoyable summer getaways, you must take a number of factors into consideration. These include…


You can’t put it off any longer: it’s finally time to stop tripping over that irritating clutter of cardboard boxes in your living room and move your packed-up possessions into storage. Procrastinating the process is easy enough to do when dropping a couple (or a couple dozen) cardboard boxes into a secure self-storage unit seems so simple — just a case of shifting something from Point A to Point B. …


Social media presents the potential for you to expose scores of people to your charity. According to the Pew Research Center, nearly seven in ten Americans use social media. Nearly 68 percent of Americans spend time on Facebook.

However, your charity is by far not the only resident on social media. Your charity’s missions and calls for help compete for attention with content featuring vacations, graduations, political and social gripes, comments on sporting events and photos and videos of performances and celebrations, just to name a few.

In fact, the Adobe Digital Index reported that, in 2014, online searches drove…


A group that is beyond deserving of the United States’ aid consists of the men and women who fought valiantly for our country and freedom. However, even with a lack of viable employment opportunities and an increase of reported injury-or trauma-related mental illnesses, United States veterans very rarely receive the help they so desperately need.

To provide a better insight, the American Psychological Association (APA) conducted a study that revealed the disturbing effects veterans suffer upon returning home from war, including: record high suicide rates amongst 18- to 29-year-old male veterans; an unemployment rate that far exceeds the civilian unemployment…


Now well into the 21st century, technology plays a prominent role in the development and maintenance of almost every business today, leaving very few untouched. The self storage business is no exception. In order to to maintain relevancy in this unique and sometimes complicated business, you’ll want to stay up to date on the most recent technological trends, which can separate a good facility from a great one.

Keep in mind that the chances of potential customers researching your self storage facility online before actually visiting its location is highly likely. In a study conducted by GE Capital Retail Bank


It’s easy to lose track of time when invested in a high-stakes game of poker. Players tend to sit for hours at a time when deeply focused with little to no breaks in between. Though it’s something that may not be considered, your physical health can play a surprisingly important role in your success at the poker table.

The mental stimulation that comes with playing any variation of poker is evident, and can keep those playing incredibly focused for long periods of time, leading to improved levels of cognitive function and the development of new neural pathways. …


Every professional poker player seems to have their own playing style. In fact, many of these styles are so different from one another that it’s easy for a layperson to think that poker is more of a game of luck than of strategy and skill. And yet, all of these professionals have been successful for good reason. Their strategies may be different from one another, but they all have traits in common that make them as good as they are. …


Online poker and poker have quite a few things in common. They’re the same basic game, after all, and people who play one often enjoy playing the other. The two versions of the game do have some very real differences, though, some of which are better for players than others. Before you start playing online, it’s a good idea to stop and think about how those differences might benefit your style of play. …


Donating to causes that you feel passionate about should not be so passive as to giving to the first charity that comes your way. To truly understand where your donation is going, who or what it is benefitting, and the effectiveness of your contribution, be sure to do some research beforehand. Below are a number of strategies implemented by avid donors that can help you in making the most practical contribution to a charity of your choice. is the first best practice when giving.

  1. Give Smart is the first best practice when giving. To learn the other 4, read the full blog here.

Originally published at kevan-casey.com.


The history of poker is widely debated in terms of when it was first created, with the general consensus being somewhere around the early 19th century. Though it has been around for at least a few hundred years, there are many players that avid players would agree are the best to ever take part in the game. Below are some of the most well known names in poker.

Doyle Brunson

Inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame in 1988, Doyle Brunson solidified his reputation as one of the most influential poker players to ever play. Now in the game for…

Kevan Casey

Kevan Casey is a dedicated community leader, poker enthusiast, and business executive in the world of self-storage. Learn more at http://easy-storage.co/

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