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Mold and Moisture: Should you be concerned?

Most of us have seen mold or moisture around the house.  Did you know that mold is alive?  It grows on wet or damp surfaces.  It is often gray or black, but can also be white, orange or green.  It … Continue reading

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Debt Free??? Now What???

You did it!  You stopped using credit, stuck to your repayment plan, and now you are out of debt.  What a great feeling!  No more credit card statements in the mail and no more monthly finance charges to pay.

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Are You Ready To Acquire Saving Habits?

America Saves Week begins on February 19th.  Join the thousands of Americans who will enroll in a savings program and again resolve to become savers.  You do not have to be your own worst enemy.  Don’t let your spending habits … Continue reading

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IRS offers several reasons to file your tax return electronically

IRS e-file: It’s safe. It’s easy. Most taxpayers, nearly 80%, file electronically. If you haven’t tried it, now is the time! The IRS has processed more than 1 billion individual tax returns safely and securely since the nationwide debut of … Continue reading

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Free Shipping Day

Undoubtedly, many of you are still shopping for the holidays and some will finish online.  If so, you might want to avoid shipping costs by ordering from retailers offering free shipping next Friday.  December 16th marks the 4th annual Free … Continue reading

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Green Holiday Gift Ideas

By: Joanne Cavis, UGA Cooperative Extension This a great time to think your last minute gift-giving. Think GREEN. . . recycle, repurpose and reduce. Look for gifts that are made of recycled materials or recycle items in good condition that … Continue reading

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