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"Laddering" your retirement income

Throughout my career I have seen ongoing recommendations to ladder your investments and savings to generate consistent, long term income. Just envision each step on the ladder being an asset and you've got the laddering idea.

May 10, 2015 | Mike Lassiter | Business


'Sleepy Hollow' TV show moves to Rockdale

The Headless Horseman will soon join vampires on Conyers film sets, as Fox's popular supernatural TV series "Sleepy Hollow" moves its production here.

May 10, 2015 | John Ruch | Business


The Basic Annuity – Fixed Interest

If you want a guaranteed rate of return and don't need your income until a later date, a fixed interest annuity might be for you. Interest rates are at the level they were in the 1950's and this also has negatively affected certificates of deposit.

April 26, 2015 | Mike Lassiter | Business


Using annuities in your retirement planning

As we move into April, I had planned to start a series of articles on Investing in Equities. Instead, I want to provide information on using annuities in your retirement planning, including benefits and risks. My motivation was learning that a long time insured who has moved out of state has run out of money and is being supported by her children. Studies show that the consistent #1 concern of the baby boomers is running out of money.

April 12, 2015 | Mike Lassiter | Business


Shark Tank TV show casting call April 13 in Decatur

You can apply to pitch your company for ABC's hit reality TV show "Shark Tank" at a casting call breakfast Monday, April 13, 8 a.m. at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts and Community Center, 3181 Rainbow Dr, Decatur, GA. Companies will be chosen to pitch to casting director Scott Salyers. Apply at http://valuespartnerships.com/ATLSharkTankBreakfast/

April 09, 2015 | | Business


Five Ga. film studios band together to form advocacy group

Five film and television studios around Atlanta, including Covington-based Triple Horse Studios, have come together to form an advocacy group for Georgia's studios and businesses that support film and television industries. The five studios forming the new Georgia Studio and Infrastructure Alliance (GSIA) are: Eagle Rock Studios Atlanta, EUE/Screen Gems Studios Atlanta, Mailing Avenue Stageworks, Tyler Perry Studios and Triple Horse Studios.

April 02, 2015 | Staff Report | Business


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Behind the Counter - Sherita McKinley

WHAT SHE DOES: Work with the community providing job training and skills enhancement.

January 28, 2011 | By Gloria Curtis | Business


How to taste test cereal

Emerald Pabros is a finicky eater. When she sits down to eat a bowl of cereal, everything has to be just right.

January 28, 2011 | Gabriel Khouli | Business


Business Women’s Association announces scholarship

A college scholarship up to $1,500 will be funded by the New-Roc Charter Chapter 1411 of the American Business Women's Association through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Education Fund.

January 25, 2011 | Staff Report | Business


Ramsey’s Furniture

Ramsey's Furniture has been a Covington landmark for more than 90 years.

January 25, 2011 | Sabastian Wee | Business


In the Spotlight: Let’s Paint Pottery

Express your creative side at Let's Paint Pottery crafts and pottery studio in Conyers. The paint-your-own pottery studio lets customers choose from a variety of blank pottery pieces and clay sculptures and then paint and decorate them to their hearts content. After designing the pieces, Let's Paint Pottery has kilns onsite to fire the pottery.

January 19, 2011 | William Brawley | Business


Restaurant Inspection Scores

Subway, 5340 HIGHWAY 20, STE 5, March 10, 98.

January 15, 2011 | Staff Report | Business


Supporter Spotlight: Frank’s Restaurant

Frank's Restaurant on Ga. Highway 212 has been a Covington fixture for nearly 40 years.

January 12, 2011 | Sabastian Wee | Business


Supporter Spotlight: George Walton Academy

For more than 40 years, George Walton Academy has proven to be one of the leading providers in private school education. Along with winning multiple awards, many of its students have graduated to attend prestigious universities across the country.

January 05, 2011 | Sabastian Wee | Business


Supporter Spotlight: Ludie’s EST

Go to Ludie's EST (Embroidery, Screen-printing and Trophies), 2204 Elm St., for custom-made products that fit an individual's request.

December 28, 2010 | Sabastian Wee | Business


LaVie Spa and Salon

Amy Elias wanted to prove she could run a business. With LaVie Spa and Salon in Conyers, Elias has created a reputable company that attracts customers from all over metro Atlanta.

December 22, 2010 | Sabastian Wee | Business


Development leader search continues

After more than a year, the chamber of commerce has yet to hire an economic development leader, but chamber President Hunter Hall said Monday that he won't rush the decision.

December 22, 2010 | Gabriel Khouli | Business


United Way expects to raise $400,000

Newton County non-profits have bare food shelves, empty coat racks and dwindling bank accounts, but the local United Way managed to raise $400,000 this year.

December 22, 2010 | Gabriel Khouli | Business


Business License Applications - Dec. 19

Paul Davis Emergency Services, (Jonathan Bishop), P.O. Box 2850, Covington, Ga. 30015, (770) 940-7001, fire and water mitigation, mold and trauma.

December 19, 2010 | Staff Report | Business


White withdraws rezoning requests

Developer Hubert White has withdrawn rezoning requests for an office at 4118 Herring St. and an adjoining parcel.

December 17, 2010 | Gabriel Khouli | Business


Supporter Spotlight: Great American Opportunities

Last-minute Christmas shoppers have the perfect chance to save some money in the final days before the holiday. Great American Opportunities will be holding their third annual clearance sale this week in Conyers.

December 15, 2010 | Sabastian Wee | Business


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