You Can Cope with Turbulence…As a Passenger and an Investor

If you’re like many travelers, you get a little nervous when your airplane goes through some turbulence. And if you’re like a lot of investors, you may get somewhat jumpy when the financial markets are volatile. Yet flight turbulence probably isn’t as scary as it seems, and the same may be true for market volatility […]

Annual Town Hall Meeting

Mark you calendar for the Annual Meeting on Tuesday, July 14 at 5 p.m. in the Fairfield Bay Conference Center. Results of the election will be announced and the financial position of the Club will be presented.

What Are the Key USES of Cash?

As an investor, you may find that the elements of your portfolio that seem to draw most of your attention are stocks and bonds. After all, these investment vehicles, and others derived from them, provide you with potential growth and income opportunities — which is why you invest in the first place. Yet, you also […]

Work Toward Your Own Financial Independence Day

It’s almost the Fourth of July — time for fireworks, picnics and a reflection on all the liberties we possess in this country. But if you’re going to enjoy the freedom to do the things you want, especially during your retirement years, you’ll want to take the steps necessary to achieve your own “Financial Independence […]

FFBCC Annual Meeting July 14th FFB Conference Center

A member of the current FFBCC Board, in the first year of his 3 year term, resigned in the midst of the election cycle. Review of the bylaws and consultation with our attorney, determined the appropriate course of action was to permit the election process already in motion to proceed normally. The two seats on […]

The Little Red Restaurant Awarded the 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Recognized as a Top Performing Restaurant as Reviewed by Travelers on the World’s Largest Travel Site. The Little Red Restaurant at Fairfield Bay announced today that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award for a second year in a row, 2014 and 2015. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in […]

New Contribution Limits Make 401(k) Plans Even More Attractive

If you are interested in saving for retirement, here’s some good news: For 2015, the IRS has raised the maximum contribution limits for 401(k) plans from $17,500 to $18,000. And if you’re 50 or older, you can put in an extra $6,000, up from $5,500 in 2014. These same limits also apply to 403(b) plans, […]

How Do Mutual Funds Compensate Investors?

As you probably know, a mutual fund may contain many different types of investments, such as stocks, bonds and government securities. But as an investor, you need to pay attention not only to what goes into your mutual fund, but also what comes out of it — namely, the three ways in which a fund […]

Ozark Health Nursing & Rehab News

Here at Ozark Health Nursing & Rehab Center we had an exciting week of activities. We kicked the week off with a round of basketball where we filled the court with some fierce competition. In celebration, we listened to music while we ate cake at our Birthday Party. We have five residents who have birthdays […]

Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock Implant’s The State’s First Heartmate III

Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock (BHMC-LR) implanted the state’s first HeartMate III, a left ventricular assist device, today as part of a clinical trial called MOMENTUM III. “This is extremely exciting for our end-stage heart-failure patients,” said Dr. John Ransom, a cardiovascular surgeon and surgical director of the Baptist Health Heart Transplant Program. “Our program […]