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Things to Know (About Us!): Dirk Beamer

Here’s what Dirk Beamer has to say about building long-term relationships: “One of the nicest things about our practice is the opportunity to form deeply rooted professional relationships that lead to longstanding personal friendships.  I have r… Read More
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Back to School, Back to B…

Back to School, Back to Basics

It seems like it was not that long ago that we were wondering if spring would ever arrive. All too quickly, and with back-to-school sales in full swing, it is clear that summer is on the wane (high temps and humidity notwithstanding). If you have col… Read More
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For the Love of the Game

For the Love of the Game

As we all know, nothing brings people together quite like sports! And the passion for athletics starts at an early age, which is why Huron Valley Schools strive to foster that love of the game and bring together the community in support of its young… Read More
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Protecting Your Good Name

Protecting Your Good Name

If you are in business, there are plenty of good reasons to set up a corporation or a limited liability company.  High on that list is the ability to prevent a competitor from stealing your business name.  So long as your corporation or limited lia… Read More
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Golfing for the Greater G…

Golfing for the Greater Good

For almost 30 years, the Farmington-Farmington Hill Optimists Club has held an annual golf outing. Proceeds from the event allow the organization to continue its support of local youth programs and events. On Tuesday, the Orrie Donley Golf Outing wi… Read More
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Does Taxable Value Equal…

Does Taxable Value Equal Market Value?

If you’ve lived in Michigan a while, you know that we have a quirky system for determining the “Taxable Value” of residential real estate.  Under Proposal A (passed in 1994), the increase in the taxable value of residential real estate cannot… Read More
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Things to Know (About Us!): Heather Brenneman Miles

If you’re passing through Elkhart County, Indiana this week, you might just pass by one of the nation’s largest 4-H county fairs! Last year’s fair hosted more than 196,000 people throughout the nine-day event! And the Fair Board strives to not… Read More
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Keep Me Logged In

Keep Me Logged In

While developing your estate plan, a best first step is to identify your online accounts. And that’s a perfect time to consider the security and storage of your passwords as well. Most people don’t have hard copies of account statements anymore b… Read More
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Summer Memories

Summer Memories

Once a year, the charming town of Milford closes its roads and opens its tents for the season’s biggest event: Milford Memories. Beginning in 1992 as a small-town art show, the festival has evolved into a long weekend packed with summer fun. For t… Read More
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Consistency Is Key

Consistency Is Key

According to Ralph Waldo Emerson, “a foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.” What then of wise consistencies? In the employment context, they are to be strived for! And the following tips may be helpful:  Enforcing policies consi… Read More
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