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Community Gardens Make Neighborhoods More Desirable

Proud people who had never before been on public assistance are now having trouble paying their bills. A staggering unemployment rate  leaves many residents,  in once thriving communities, unable to  afford fresh food. Some folks bypass stores’ produce sections relying … Continue reading

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DO NOT CALL THE REALTOR LISTED ON THE SIGN

Many buyers stumble on a real estate agent by calling the one listed on the For Sale sign. The broker happily shows them other houses, asking about their needs, laughing at their jokes. It’s easy to get loose-lipped and forget … Continue reading

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How to Pay Off Your Home Sooner

“FIVE STAR TIPS” FACT: When purchasing a house with less than 20% down you are required to pay for Private Mortgage Insurance  (PMI) to protect the lender (not you), in case you default on your loan. PMI can cost you thousands of … Continue reading

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Get a cell phone discount

EVEN IF YOU ALREADY HAVE A CELL PHONE — GET A DISCOUNT! Cell phone providers (Verizon, AT&T, Cricket, Sprint, US Cellular, T-Mobile, Nextel, Alltel, etc.) can use a Foundation Account Number (FAN) to give a discount to people who work, … Continue reading

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Harmful chemicals in everyday products

Many toxic substances and ingredients are found in the foodstuffs, cosmetics and household cleaners consumed or used in our homes daily. Research has linked many of these substances to health and neurological problems, including cancers. FOODSTUFFS Several toxic substances, or … Continue reading

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Things to Do and See Around Tulsa

 LITTLE ABOUT TULSA In the heart of Oklahoma’s Green Country, Tulsa, a historic, cosmopolitan city nestled in the rolling foothills of the Ozark Mountains is home to several nationally recognized museums, including the Philbrook and Thomas Gilcrease museums. With so … Continue reading

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