Term Vs. permanent Insurance: Which is Right For You?

What’s your most valuable asset? While you are still working, this asset may actually be your future income — so you need to protect it. And you can do so by maintaining adequate life insurance, which can help provide your family with the financial resources necessary to meet critical expenses — such as mortgage payments, […]

Club Reaps a Lifetime of Savings

by Tommy Hoffman, Senior Accountant Some things come along and make you evaluate how you are living your life. The Club has run into one of those – “Team National.” We were introduced to Team National by Dan Feuer in 2015 and after a serious review of what they offer, we decided to become a […]

City Receives grant to Install Automatic Doors

Pictured left to right are Mayor, Paul Wellenberger, Trudy Gautreau, Joyce Dobbs, Alderman, Sharon Luxon, Sharon Schaffer, Wilba and Bob Thompson and Dwayne Pratt, representing, State Representative, Trevor Drown of the West Central Arkansas Planning and Developemnt District. The Conference Center has received an 11K GIF Grant to install electronic doors at the front entrance. […]

Tice Realty Adds New Agent

Tice Realty is pleased to announce that Keely Kirkendoll has joined the Tice Reatly Team in Fairfield Bay. Keely was born and raised in Clinton, Arkansas and is a Van Buren County native. She graduated from Clinton High School in 2008 and is married to her high school sweetheart, Tyler Kirkendoll. She and Tyler and […]

Become Familiar With These Five Areas

As an investor, what are your goals? You can probably think of quite a few — but over the course of your lifetime, your objectives typically will fall into five key categories. And once you’re familiar with these areas, you can start thinking of what they’ll mean to you in terms of your financial and […]

2035 Committee: History, Accomplishments, Aspirations

On December 4, 2013, Mayor Paul Wellenberger called together eight Fairfield Bay residents who had different skills, had varied backgrounds, and shared a common interest in promoting Fairfield Bay. The Mayor asked them to generate ideas that would prepare our community for the future. He challenged the group to “Imagine Fairfield Bay in 2035.” Henceforth, […]

Control Your Emotions in Volatile Markets

For the past few years, the stock market has moved up fairly steadily, with no major “corrections.” But thus far in 2015, we’ve already seen periods of volatility — enough, in fact, to make some investors jittery. Nervous investors may be more prone to make decisions based on short-term market movements — so how can […]

Club Gearing Up to Hire Seasonal Employees

It is that time of year again! The Fairfield Bay Community Club will start gearing up for summer by hiring staff that is needed during our busiest time of year. In February, we start advertising for seasonal positions such as: •Marina dockhands and cashiers •Recreation attendants for the swimming pool and mini golf •Pro Shop […]

Van Buren County GIF Grants Received

Van Buren County was the recipient of three (3) GIF, General Improvement Fund Grants. Pictured above: Van Buren County Literacy (left) Brenda Wood and County Judge Roger Hooper accepting GIF Grant of $500 from White River Planning and Development District sponsored by Representative Josh Miller. Van Buren Aging Program (left) Pamela Draeger and County Judge […]

Think About Sending Financial Valentines To Loved Ones

Americans spent nearly $19 billion in Valentine’s Day gifts last year, according to the National Retail Federation. Much of this money went for gifts with short shelf lives, such as candy, flowers and restaurant meals (and about $700 million was spent on gifts for pets). There’s certainly nothing wrong with giving chocolates or roses. But […]