Rental Property Myths Debunked

Although landlord-tenant laws vary from state to state, common myths about rental properties are in circulation nationwide. The following are some widely held beliefs about renting and why they may not be as true as you think. The Security Deposit Covers the Last Month’s Rent Although the security deposit may equal a month’s rent, it is not earmarked for that purpose. The last month’s rent... Read Article

Business To Business

When appropriate and relevant, we want to share resources with you, our clients. We hope these will be substantive introductions and impactful to your business. This month we'd like to introduce our colleagues at Newport Board Group, a firm of partners who assist business owners to achieve sustained growth, profitability and increased management efficiency. Founded by Doug Tatum, former CEO of Tatum LLC and author... Read Article

What Is the Right Time to Purchase Life Insurance?

Life insurance is important because it provides financial security for your loved ones should you become incapacitated or pass away. Even if you have no assets to pass on, a life insurance policy can provide an inheritance for them. It can also be used to pay off outstanding debts, such as a mortgage, car loan, or credit card debts, to avoid placing additional burdens on... Read Article

Life Hack: How To Clean Your Grill With An Onion

In honor of #NationalBarbequeMonth, here's our favorite tip to keep your grill clean... USE RAW ONIONS! STEP 1: Cut a raw onion in half. STEP 2: Rub the onion, cut side down, across the hot grill grate. (Use a grill fork so that your hand is a safe distance away from the heat. This only works when the grill is still hot.) You can dip... Read Article

Should You Insure While You’re Young?

Regardless of your age, if you are married or have children the benefits of life insurance are obvious: you want to continue to provide for your loved ones should the unexpected occur. If you’re young, healthy, and single with no dependents, getting life insurance may be the furthest thing from your mind. No one likes considering their own mortality, especially in their twenties, when this... Read Article