Program Newsletter --
Every month we send out a newletter to our
best clients and friends ... each one of them provides
information about a different, carefully chosen topic
that is are always relevant and contain valuable
information that can be used by everyone. We mail out the
newsletters on a monthly basis to our clients and friends
... some by postal mail and some by e-mail (depending
upon their preferences). You can be added to the mailing
list if you Contact Us for any information about real estate in
our market area or elsewhere.
separated the list of past newsletters by topic ... Automotive, Buying
and Garden, Personal, Real
Estate Market, Selling
Your Home, and Technology.
Each month there is a new topic.
Some of the entries, though, are time-sensitive and will
be removed when they are no longer relevant. We hear from
many of our clients about how this information has helped
them in one way or another ... we would love to hear
which of these articles you find useful. You can Contact Us for more information about any of these
articles or about our Client Appreciation Program and the
special benefits we offer.
How to Protect Your Information Online --
Prevent tech-savvy thieves from stealing personal
information! This information offers several strategies to
help you protect your information when you go online, whether
it's at home or at your computer or while you are out and about
with your smartphone or tablet. If this informaton
actually helps you avert identity theft, we would love for you
Us and relay your story.
What to Do if Your Information Has Been Stolen --
Although the interconnectivity of the Web has
made it more convenient for people to pay bills, shop and other
tasks, it also makes it easier for tech-savvy thieves to steal
people's personal information. The information we have
this month delves into the topic of identity theft and cyber
data breaches. It provides tips and information to help
our clients and their relatives, friends and acquanintances
protect their information and outlines what to do if you are
Thieves Crack Your Code? -- Many of us use our
smartphones for more than answering emails,
sending texts and connecting with friends on
social media; we may also use them to manage bank
accounts, pay bills and apply for jobs. While
having them makes it easier to manage our lives,
it also makes our information more vulnerable to
thieves and hackers. We're providing tips to help
you keep your smartphone as safe as possible.
Your Information from Thieves -- More than 17.6 million Americans
were victims of identity theft in 2014 alone3.
Most victims discovered their information had
been compromised when their banks contacted them
about suspicious activity. Identity thieves can
strike at any time. While the majority of people
take steps to prevent thieves from stealing their
identities, there are situations where it may be
difficult to prevent. We're providing you with
several ways that thieves can steal your
information, from ATM skimming to email and phone
scams. We hope you find it helpful!
Your Home Search Using These Three Free Apps -- According to a recent study by
Google, more buyers are using their movile device
during the home search than ever before. In fact,
millennials are twice as likely to look for real
estate information on their mobile devices than
other generations. We're providing you with 3
free Apps that can help you find the home of your
dreams. You still need to call us, though, to
help you with the purchase!!
These Learning Apps Today! -- There are several really good Apps
that you can download (some for free) to your
mobile device that can help you learn something
new every day and strengthen your mind.
Stop Learning -- Learning isn't reserved for
children and college students. In fact, people
who continue to learn and gain skills after
they've graduated tend to have healthier and more
active minds as they age. This month's
information features several web sites and apps
designed to make it easy to learn something new
outside of the traditional classroom!
Ways to Use Pinterest to Make Your Life Easier -- Did you know that you can use
social media to streamline your life and make
planning almost anything easy? The popular social
media website Pinterest can help you plan
everything from home renovations to meals and
even the most special events.
Dropped My Smartphone! -- No matter how careful
we are, accidents can happen at any time. Since
many of us carry our smartphones in our hands,
pockets or purses, it only takes a second for
them to fall to the floor and sustain damage.
It's also easy to lose them. But, there may be
hope. We provide you with some information about
what to do if you drop or lose your phone.
There is nothing worse that accidentally dropping
your expensive smartphone on the ground or in
water and damaging it. However, there are ways to
protect your device from damage should it take a
spill. We're providing you with a few suggestions
to help you keep your smartphone in good shape.
Achieve Your Goals -- Stay accountable to
your goals with a little help from technology.
These apps will help you stay motivated and on
track to achieve your goals.
Does that Light Mean? -- On-board car
diagnostic gadgets tap into your car's computer
so taht you can track performance, disanose
problems and keep your car in top condition.
Smartphone Apps for Your Car -- Did you know that you can get a
deal on gas, avoid traffic and keep track of your
vehicle's maintenance and repair with your
smartphone? This months information
features a few smartphone apps designed to help
you save money on gas, get places faster and make
sure your car is running in top condition.
the Right Site to Sell Your Stuff Online --
While garge sales are an ideal way to get rid of
the stuff you don't want anymore, the Internet
may be the best place to sell valuable items that
you want to get rid of for top dollar. Here are a
few sites to help you get started.
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