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“Munis” Can Still Work for You – Even in Tough Times


No matter where you live, the chances are good that a state or local government near you may be having some difficulty in balancing its budget. As a citizen, you’re probably concerned about how this situation will affect your life and your community. But as an investor, you may also wonder how this might affect […]

If Rates Rise, What Should You Do with Bonds?


Interest rates are at historic lows. But they will rise eventually. If you invest in fixed-income vehicles, such as bonds, what might higher rates mean for you? As is almost always the case in the investment world, there’s no simple answer. First, it’s important to distinguish between short-term and long-term interest rates. The Federal Reserve […]

How Can You Become a “Healthy” Investor?


May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. This “month” is designed to encourage people to follow a healthy, active lifestyle. You can take steps toward this goal, of course, but why not carry the concept of improving health to other areas of your life — such as your investments? Toward that end, consider these […]

2015-2016 Community Club Board Candidates Selected

On Wednesday, April 29, 2015 five residents came to draw their names for the ballot positions and have their photos taken. Their resumes’ and photos will appear in the May 27, 2014 issue of the Fairfield Bay News. The Ballots along with their resumes’ will be mailed to all the current property owners on Thursday, […]

Use “Tax Diversification” to Help Manage Retirement Income


You need to save and invest as much as possible to pay for the retirement lifestyle you’ve envisioned. But your retirement income also depends, to a certain degree, on how your retirement funds are taxed. And that’s why you may be interested in tax diversification. To understand the concept of tax diversification, you’ll need to […]

AHAA District Meeting


Baptist Health Medical Center Heber Springs Auxiliary hosted AHAA (Arkansas Hospital Auxiliary Association) North Central District Spring Conference April 21, 2015 at Heber Springs Community Center. Jimmy Clark, Mayor of Heber Springs welcomed 120 volunteers representing 9 Arkansas hospitals. Debby Borkowski, BHMC-HS Auxiliary President and Linda Conner, North Central District Chair presided over the business […]

Public Hearing

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The Fairfield Bay Planning and Zoning Comission will hold a Public Hearing May 7, 2015 at 4 p.m. in the Fireside Room at the Indian Hills Complex. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss Event tents for area realtors when they hold open house in the Bay. The tent will be located at one […]

Edward Jones Ranks Highest In Investor Satisfaction

Financial-services firm, Edward Jones, ranks highest in a tie in investor satisfaction with full-service brokerage firms, according to the J.D. Power 2015 Full Service Investor Satisfaction Study, Edward Jones announced today. The study measures overall investor satisfaction with full-service investment firms based on seven factors: investment advisor, investment performance, account information, account offerings, commissions and […]

Prime Time for the Bay Television & Radio


Those who attended the recent Town Hall meeting were introduced to a 15 second TV spot that was developed to link to an Arkansas Parks & Tourism spot, creating a 30 second TV ad featuring Arkansas in general and FFB specifically. That spot is running in 3 major regional markets during April and May – […]

Ozark Health Nursing & Rehab Update

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We at Ozark Health Nursing & Rehab Center had a wonderful week and we hope you had one too! This week we had such fun filled days, full of activities. Our highlights of the week were due to our wonderful volunteers that come in and entertain our residents. Ms. Opal, Max and James from the […]