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Wednesday 05/20/2015
Protect your retirement against market volatility
Posted: May 20, 2015

As an investor, you’re well aware that, over the short term, the financial markets always move up and down. During your working years, you may feel that you have time to overcome this volatility. And you’d be basing these feelings on actual evidence: the longer the investment period, the greater the tendency of the markets to “smooth out” their performance. But what happens when you retire? Won’t you be more susceptible to market movements?

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Western Skyways: Improving a favorite small craft
Posted: May 20, 2015

Advancements to the private-aircraft industry come slowly, so when Western Skyways got FAA approval for its Pegasus Turbo-normalizing process last month, it came with great anticipation and fanfare.

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Wednesday 05/13/2015
Make timely adjustments to your 529 plan
Posted: May 13, 2015

If you have school-age children, you might greet the arrival of June with some relief — for at least a few months, you don’t have to worry about  “encouraging” kids to do their homework, study for tests, give you their permission slips for field trips, and so on. But one day, these obligations will give way to a substantially bigger one — paying for college. If you’ve already begun preparing for that day with a tax-advantaged college-savings vehicle, such as a 529 plan, you’re taking a positive step, because higher education is expensive. But it’s not enough to just set up your 529 plan — you may also need to adjust it over time.

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Kayak shop plans grand opening, barbecue
Posted: May 13, 2015

Bill Glasscock, the manager of Montrose Kayak and Surf, will tell you the reason the new store at 302 W. Main St. was opened is because of the Montrose Water Sports Park.

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AP Business

Wednesday 05/06/2015
Should you make investment moves based on a strong dollar?
Posted: May 06, 2015

Currently, the U.S. dollar is pumped-up and powerful. But what does a strong dollar mean to you, as an investor?

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Budget Blinds aiming high in awnings market
Posted: May 06, 2015

Budget Blinds has been selling window blinds for about five years, and now it has aggressively begun marketing high-end canvas awnings.

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