Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Expert Witness

An expert witness is an individual that is an expert in their particular field and they are called to testify at a trial. There is something about that trial that suggests this individual could be helpful in establishing the guilt or the innocence of the defendant. For instance, a dentist may be called upon to…

Trust-Owned Annuities

IRC Section 72 governs the income taxation of annuity contracts. IRC Section 72(u)(1) taxes the income on an annuity contract owned by a “non-natural” person by treating it as though it was received by the non-natural owner. If, however, a non-natural person is merely holding the contract as an “agent” for a natural person, the…

Handling & Storage of Lobster Before Cooking

Lobsters are widely known as the King of the crustaceans and they should be treated accordingly. To successfully purchase or catch a lobster and maintain of the highest quality until it hits the dinner table, we must treat it with respect. As lobsters tend to be more expensive than other crustaceans it’s not good economics…

HUD-1 As A Marketing Tool – For Realtors

How Can HUD-1 Help You Generate Business? —————————————– HUD-1 is a standard form you use very often. The form serves not just as a settlement closing statement, but also as a proof of payment of different tax deductions. Understanding the form and the tax deductible items and communicating them to your clients will help your…

Top 10 Tips on Buying a Trampoline

Buying a garden trampoline? Follow these top 10 trampoline buying tips and you will find the right trampoline for you and your children that will give years of fun. 1. If I buy a trampoline, will it get used or ignored? We find all parents are surprised once they have bought a trampoline just how…

Fabric Designs Using Nature As Inspiration

For your next decorating scheme why not take inspiration from nature for your curtain fabric. Use soft shades from the forest and woodland such as slate grey, muddy taupe and forest green. Look for curtain fabrics which have designs inspired by flora and fauna. There are many leaf designs around with a variety of shapes,…

Reduce Indoor Humidity in Your RV-Travel Trailer

Protect your valuable camping equipment by reducing the places water and moisture see into your RV, travel trailer or pop up camper. Over time water and moisture causing mold and rot will damage the structure creating costly repairs. It's a good idea to use the following camping comfort tips before each travel season. There is…

The Kindle Fire: Tricks for Entering Text

The Kindle Fire is much more interactive than previous Kindle models, and it’s often necessary to enter text – for example, when you search your content libraries or the web, annotate text, or fill out web forms. However, entering text on a relatively small device can be somewhat daunting. This article explains techniques and tricks…

Habits Are At First Cobwebs, At Last Cables

Habits are at first cobwebs, at last cables, goes the old saying but what is a habit, and where does it come from? It is a pattern of behavior that is frequently repeated until it becomes automatic and is a natural part of how a human mind develops. Our characters are composed of a collection…