The Way We Were: Fire Prevention

...north-south thoroughfare cut through the middle of the 500 block. But Monument Street was not the result of far-thinking city planners. It was opened in 1858 after a fire had burned down the buildings in front of it two years before, and everyone got used...

Try mastering these money habits before your 30s

...your finances. A budget tells you where you want your money to go ? not where you've already spent it, said financial planner P.J. Walsh.Your budget should tell you how much money is going toward mandatory expenses ? rent and student loan payments...

319th Transportation Company to be honored for Vietnam service

...and Aug. 19, when we were released from active duty at Fort Gordon in 1969," Tim Campbell Sr., secretary and event planner of the 319th Transportation Co. Vietnam Vets, said of the reunion. "We celebrate that we survived by the grace of God and...

Right choice on left turns

...Flashing yellow arrows are making their first appearance this month in traffic signals around Augusta. We had hoped traffic planners throughout the CSRA would consider installing flashing yellow arrows ? as thousands of other cities have done in recent years...

Local businesses watch dropping gold prices

...we're not getting any kind of real direction," Damron said.That level of uncertainty is part of the reason financial planners such as Bill Cleveland steer clients away from adding gold to their investment portfolios."We want to invest in businesses...

Planners don't see 'major' rightsizing needed in Richmond County schools

...seriously under capacity, planners hired to determine which schools...reorganization of schools, the planners did not reveal which buildings...Montgomery said he and educational planner Thery Mc Kin zie will return...receive much more data from the planners on how grade configurations...

Day planner

Thursday: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Executive Morning Mixer; 7:30 a.m.; Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St., Augusta; free for members, $25 for nonmembers; (706) 821-1318

Interest rules flawed

In 2008, my wife and I decided to retire. We weren't rich, but our financial planner agreed that we had enough income and resources to retire. I was 75 years old at that time.Over the past eight years, the income...

Payment differs among planners

...consult a financial planner. Consumers should realize that planners can be compensated...business long." Planner credentials Financial planners generally have...Certified Financial Planner: The International...Certified Financial Planners Inc. accredits...

Trustworthy financial planners can be found

...financial experts and planners has been badly damaged...responsible financial planner and money manager...decipher what financial planners are saying -- and...decide if a financial planner is really needed...identify financial planners who have made a...should also check the planner out with BBB at...

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