What is your greatest retirement fear? If you ask retirees that question, “outliving my money” may likely be one of the top answers. Retirees and pre-retirees alike share this anxiety. Retirees face greater “longevity risk” today. According to an analysis of Census Bureau data by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, the average… Continue reading Outliving Your Money?
Want to get away for spring break but your furry, four-legged friends are putting a hold on your plans? Don’t worry, there are lots of ways to set up your pets to be taken care of so you can take care of yourself. Many people see spring break as a great opportunity to take a… Continue reading Furry Friends
On June 11th and 12th, grab your lawn chairs and blankets and head to Burlington to see the Occaneechi Saponi tribe to enjoy Native American food, dancing, and story telling. The tribe is native to Alamance and Orange county making them an integral part of Hillsborough’s rich history. This will be the 31st Annual Powwow… Continue reading Occaneechi Saponi Powwow
Purchasing your first home is a major life milestone and big financial goal to meet. If you find yourself in a place where your goals are defined and your finances are aligned to cover a mortgage, housing costs and maintenance, then you’re likely at the point of needing a stash of cash to use for… Continue reading Saving for that Down Payment
Colonial Insurance Agency prides itself on not only serving the Hillsborough area but also giving back to the community. So beginning this year, Scott LaNier has decided to sponsor an annual $500 scholarship for local high school seniors that will be attending college next year, with the winner to be decided by a Turkey Call Contest.… Continue reading 1st Annual Turkey Call Scholarship