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What’s on our mind? You can read about it in our blog. Whether it’s ideas from the industry or emerging trends, you can read about it here. And once in a while, we may throw in a movie review or some other surprise. So keep checking in. We’re glad to have you reading along.

 

Friday, May 17, 2019

Memorial Day Sales What to buy and not to buy during Memorial Day Sales Clothing. “… Macy’s, Kohls, Old Navy, Lulu Lemon, H&M, Abercrombie & Fitch, REI, and a host of other retail outlet stores you’d find at a...

 

Monday, April 22, 2019

Earth Day Blog How to Save Money while Saving the Planet Here are some ways to cut costs while helping to keep the planet clean. When storing leftovers or extra food that needs to be sealed, use reusable containers such as Rubbermaid,...

 

Friday, October 5, 2018

Columbus Day Weekend -Mattresses -Accessories – such as: purses, shoes -Outdoor living essentials and camping gear -Travel - Airfare Columbus Day is October 8, 2018. Take advantage of these sales! Most of these sales are good all...

 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Tax Free Weekend -Back-to-School and Office Supplies -Hand Sanitizer, Disinfectant Wipes, Facial Tissues -Summer Apparel and Shoes (Especially for kids) -Laptops, Computers, and Computer Software – Don’t forget to compare...

 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Withdrawing savings from an IRA is one option to pay for college tuition. But is it a good idea? If you’re like many Americans, you face a variety of challenges every day. Most parents and some grandparents find themselves...

 

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

After Fourth of July: -Picnic items: disposable dishes/table clothes -Patriotic decorations -Patriotic clothes – Stores want to get these items out of their inventory quickly after the Fourth celebrations are over, so wait until...

 

Monday, May 28, 2018

On Aug. 14, 1935, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law to help combat unemployment and guarantee income for retirees. Roosevelt acknowledged the limitations of the act, stating, "We can never insure...

 

Monday, May 21, 2018

In 1900, life expectancy at birth in the U.S. was 47 years. Now that number is closer to 79, and many of today’s children could live to see 100. But with an increase in longevity comes a growing need for longer care of the...

 

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

You’ve insured your home and personal property, your vehicles and your life, but are you overlooking your most substantial asset – your ability to earn income? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,...

 

Monday, April 23, 2018

One thing we value at Sommer Investments LLC is the prospect of picking up a great deal. We hope that this buying guide will help you do just that. Here are some things to be on the lookout for over the next month or so. Stick with us...

 

Thursday, April 12, 2018

5 Important Times in the Life of a Soon-To-Be Retiree 59 ½ Why is 59 ½ so important? Six months before celebrating the big “60,” you can begin to withdrawal from your retirement accounts without an early...

 

Monday, April 9, 2018

3 Major Retirement Hazards to Avoid Retirement can mean the beginning of a new life. Here are a few common dangers to avoid. Retirement planning is a tricky process, one that requires careful planning and patience. But even if you have...