For most Americans, our home is the single largest financial investment we ever make. More importantly, it’s where we raise our families, share time with friends, live our lives. And while ownership of our home may seem very straightforward, our rights to enjoy our property aren’t always as clear. There are literally dozens of ways in which your title to – and your ownership of – the property can be jeopardized. The title insurance industry and the policies it provides exist to ensure that title issues don’t affect your home ownership rights. We inform you Land is permanent, but its ownership isn’t. Every property starts out with a bundle of rights that its owner can expect. But over the years, with each new possession of a property, events can take place that affect…
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Never before have kids been as exposed to new ideas, new cultures, new music and new art forms as they are today. But the easy accessibility to these new experiences through the Internet, can mean easy accessibility and vulnerable exposure to your child, your computer and your personal information. Below are six tips from the National Cyber Security Alliance to help you, and your kids, stay safe online 1. Keep a Clean Machine Remember to keep your security software current. Having the latest operating system, software, web browsers, apps and antivirus protection on all devices that connect to the internet. Updating regularly can help protect against malware and online threats. One easy way to do this…
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A Guitar In A Pawn Shop: How A Las Vegas Man Become Friends With A Legend
Some quite by accident His story begins in 2009, when Dahl bought a guitar in a Las Vegas pawnshop. It happened to be B.B. King’s beloved guitar, Lucille. Dahl told KNPR's State of Nevada he ended up with Lucille because of his love of guitars and guitar equipment. He said he had relationships with several pawn shops around the city. He would price guitars for them, and in return, they would give him deals on instruments. One day, the EZ Pawn on Rainbow Boulevard and Sahara Avenue called because they had a guitar coming out of pawn that they knew he would want. "I went down over my lunch and took a look and knew I had to have it," Dahl said. He noticed right away that it was a special guitar. Not…
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