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18 posts for category: "Tips"
National Night Out - August

National Night Out

The “dog days” of summer are prime season for home burglaries. Here are a few helpful tips to share with your neighbors when you join them Tuesday, August 1, for National Night Out Against Crime: If you…

Tips to avoid wire fraud

Tips to Avoid Wire Fraud

As they approach the closing date, transactions can sometimes move along quickly. To be sure that your hard-earned funds are sent to the correct place, here are a few things you can do: Be vigilant when reviewing…

Home Remodel

Tips to Prepare for a Home Remodel

May is National Home Improvement Month! If you’re planning projects for the next few months, here are a few tips to help you prepare your home and family: Research. Start researching early so you can make as…

Post-Winter Home Checklist

Post-Winter Home Checklist

Not ready to get your spring cleaning started in earnest?  Here are a few post-winter things you can do around your home right now: Clean the kitchen exhaust hood and filter. Replace the furnace filter.  It may…

Springtime First Impressions

Springtime First Impressions

If you’re planning on an open house, here are a few tips that will help make a great first impression: ALL OVER THE HOUSE: Consider removing personal photos from display Wastebaskets are empty Dust and vacuum Window…

Tax Tips & Updates

Tax Tips & Updates

Due date of return File your tax return by April 18, 2017. The due date is Tuesday, April 18, instead of April 15, because of the Emancipation Day holiday in the District of Columbia. Standard deduction For…

Valentine's Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Gift Ideas

Gifts for Parents: Homemade gifts from the kids Make A Plate Kit (at craft stores) Stepping Stone Kit (at craft stores) Canvas prints of their little angels Ideas: water pics for bathroom, messy pics for laundry room,…