Congrats to Mike from Hustiford! Beaver Dam has a new resident in town. We are very happy for Mike and wish him well in his new home!!
Month: December 2013
I wish you a very Merry Christmas and hope you have a joyous holiday with your loved ones!
Recently, a few local businesses got together and donated to the Dodge County PAVE (People Against Violent Environment). We donated cleaning supplies, toys, food, office supplies as well as money. It is a great feeling to help out in the community! That is what the Christmas season is all about – helping out those in need.
In light of the recent Fannie Mae decision to raise the minimum down payment, now is a good time to review the minimum down payments for the major program options you will likely use to finance your new home. No one program is better than any other, and each has advantages above and beyond your […]
Checkout hassle happens more often than retailers like. And as the public grows increasingly accustomed to ordering online with just a few clicks, waiting to check out has become a first-class pain. Innovative retailers are working on it, and every company owner can learn from their research. Retailers are now complementing adequate staffing with up-to-date […]
Cultural shifts, new technologies, and changing demographics have revolutionized the job market in the last few decades. In the 1990s, for example, the economy boomed, and corporate profits exploded; jobs in industry, service, technology, and finances were plentiful. Today, the focus has shifted, and many traditional jobs are disappearing. According to Thomas Frey, futurist and […]
Purchasing a home is exciting and an adventure – even for second-time buyers. However, seasoned buyers are more likely to remember something first-timers may not realize … Your initial investment may be more of an investment that you thought. That scary down payment isn’t the only cost you need to consider. You also have to […]
The National Geographic channel has coined the phrase “Disaster Doesn’t Wait” to promote its TV show entitled, Doomsday Preppers. The show features families preparing for economic, political and natural disasters, and as the phrase suggests, they’re preparing because disasters can happen … and they don’t wait until we’re ready for them. Thousands across North America […]
There are indications that childhood obesity is on the decline. Maybe our kids are finally getting healthier. Or are they? According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) “Childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and tripled in adolescents in the past 30 years.” However, the journal Pediatrics recently reported a small but significant […]
If there’s one thing I hate about winter, it’s having a cold house. Luckily there are three simple things that can make your house winter-proof while also giving off a warm and cozy feeling. 1. Add Rugs & Fabric This is kind of a no-brainer. Adding blankets, pillows, rugs and thick curtains will amp up […]