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  • Plan for the Future. How an Estate Plan Puts You in Control

    Friday, January 27th 9:30am to 11:00am During this seminar you will learn ways to care for the people and things you love after you’re gone and leave behind a lasting, meaningful legacy. This seminar focuses on five key financial planning issues associated with estate planning: proper account ownership, beneficiary review, strategies to minimize estate and income taxes, gifting strategies and how long term care insurance can protect your estate. This session will be led by Karen Goersch, CPA, CRPC®, APMA®, Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial, who will be joined by Michelle Beltrano, Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney from Beltrano Law. Coffee and pastries will ...Read More »

  • Can you build a house today for less?

    By Andrew Nuzzi If one were to ask this question to the average person, the answer would of course be YES. If you were to ask the same person why, the obvious answer would be that the real-estate market has dropped about twenty percent in value in the past few years, therefore today you can build for less. Before the end of 2010 I was told by Northeast window representative that their windows would be going up in price about five percent in the start of 2011. The windows are just one component that goes into building a home. If one were to multiply ...Read More »

  • Feng Shui in the Northeast in 2011

    By Anna Maria Kinberg Northeast has very favourable feng shui energies of the White star # 1 in 2011. The right nourishment of these energies will strengthen the career and good luck energies in one's home or office. Metal element is good here. Good feng shui colors for this feng shui area in 2011 are water and metal colors, such as black, blue, charcoal gray, white. You can also add other water feng shui element decor cures, choose the ones that work best with the decor of your space. Avoid fire feng shui element colors, such as red, purple, hot pink, orange, etc, as ...Read More »