Aren’t All Funeral Homes the Same?

Sponsored By: McAlister-Smith Funeral and Cremation Though we might not like to think about it, we will all need the assistance of a funeral home at some point in our lives. Whether you’re planning ahead for yourself or making arrangements for someone else, the experience will differ depending on which funeral home you select. While […]

4 Ways to Lose Weight Permanently

Sponsored By: BEFORE AND AFTER WEIGHT LOSS CLINICS Ask most people what they would like to change about themselves and you’ll get a common answer: lose weight. It’s the top resolution on January 1. It’s the Monday morning mantra. Despite good intentions, many people struggle with obesity and poor diet. Instead of fresh fruit, they […]

Palmetto Project: True or False? Dispelling the Top 5 Myths of the Affordable Care Act

Sponsored By: PALMETTO PROJECT By: H.A. Fisher Health insurance has been at the forefront of many debates, discussions and decisions since the Affordable Care Act was signed into law in 2010. Countless news articles, websites and programs have given people details, but still there remains confusion, questions and plenty of misinformation about what the Affordable […]

Tips For Getting Your Home Ready To Sell

Sponsored By: Leesa Northrup, Carolina One Real Estate Thankfully the market has recovered, and many people are considering putting their home on the market. I often receive calls asking me what needs to be done do to get their house ready to sell. Below are some inexpensive things you can do to prepare your home […]

Pre-approval: Paving the Way to Your Home

Sponsored By: SC Federal Credit Union You can visualize yourself sitting by the pool or preparing your Thanksgiving meal on the Viking range, but have you done the prep work for making your dream home a reality? In competitive markets, like the Charleston region, being prepared to make your home purchase can give you a […]

New Residential Mortgage Closing Rules on the Way!

Sponsored By: Sottile, Hopkins, and Lewis, LLC As a result of the 2008 financial meltdown, Congress established the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to govern the residential mortgage loan process. Among its first tasks was the combination of forms provided to borrowers at the beginning and at the end of the loan transaction. For all […]

Keeping Your Outdoor Space Mosquito Free!

Sponsored by: Mosquito Squad Warm spring weather is here and it’s time to move it outdoors and enjoy it! This week marks the beginning of summer rituals…graduations, weddings, pool parties, grilling outdoors and enjoying all the Lowcountry has to offer outdoors. The warm weather doesn’t just bring green grass and flowers, however, it also means […]

Heating & Air Conditioning Made Easier

Sponsored by: Resort Maintennce, Inc. One of the most daunting challenges many homeowners face is dealing with heating and air conditioning equipment problems. Do you need a new HVAC system, or can your existing system be repaired? If you need a new system, what are your options? If your system takes too long to heat […]

Old Village living for all ages

Sponsored by: Coldwell Banker United, Realtors By: Cheryll Woods-Flowers Imagine living in a home, a neighborhood, from which you can walk to the Mount Pleasant Farmers Market, to shopping, to grab a bite to eat, to the Charleston Harbor and even to the beach. Imagine further that your children can walk to nationally recognized schools […]