What Can Vacations Teach You about Investing?

  • Written by Submitted by Tyson Farmer, Edward Jones

Summer is almost here — which means it’s officially vacation season. You may be looking forward to “getting away from it all,” but, as you know, vacations actually require a fair amount of planning. And it might surprise you to learn that some of the efforts required for successful vacations can impart some valuable lessons in other areas of your life — such as investing.

Here are some vacation-related moves that you may want to transfer to the investment and financial arenas:

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Barking Frog Mobile Kitchen makes a house call

  • Written by Karin Hopper, Control Freak

You would think “excited” would be the only emotion when you found out you won a private in-home party for 20 from Barking Frog Mobile Kitchen (BFMK). Yes, I was excited, and then the fear set in.

The first fear, who was I going to invite? The second, how was I going to handle someone else planning, and cooking for one of my parties?

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Screamin' Reels - May 26, 2014

  • Written by Derek Anderson

Spring is here and it’s time to get out and fish Woodinville!

There are still great trout fishing opportunities in area lakes such as Cottage Lake. Fishing for trout is a great way to introduce your kids to the great sport of fishing in the outdoors. The lakes were stocked with plenty of fish which means they will keep the kids interested and keep them busy. You can check in with the local sporting goods stores located in downtown Woodinville to get a very simple setup that will help you be productive with your kids at the lake. Remember to get the required fishing license while picking up your gear.

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