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In My Opinion: My Best Investment Rollover

Melissa Krantz RE/MAX Lake of the Ozarks — Krantz & Associates As a Realtor I help people every day find their “perfect” home. But for me, it wasn’t until 2003, when I was eight months pregnant with our third child, that my husband introduced me to the “one.” This was our dream home, which also […]

Ditch the Diet

Virginia Nagy, M.D., offers 5 tips on keeping your New Year’s resolution to be healthier. Don’t Diet. “I don’t like the word ‘diet,’ ” says Virginia Nagy, M.D. “It implies something that you will do for awhile until you lose weight, and then resume your normal routine. To see lasting results,you have to make lifestyle […]

Tony Richardson

Tony Richardson, aka T-Rich, proudly wore #49 on the field in the NFL for 17 years and went to 4 Pro Bowls. Thanks to his father, Sergeant Major Ben Richardson, and NFL mentors, Richardson learned that being a professional football player meant more than just practices and games—it meant giving back. When Tony Richardson walked […]

Tax Advantages for Entertaining at the Lake. What’s Your Secret?

Joe Roeger The Lake of the Ozarks is well-known for magnificent waterfront homes, fine dining and entertainment. Of course, everything has its price. The question is—how do we get the IRS to help in our investing and entertaining endeavors at the Lake? Let’s consider investments in Lake homes first. Without question, the tax advantages of […]

King of the Road

It’s no different at the Lake of the Ozarks, one of the up-and-coming destinations for motorcycle enthusiasts. Several road trips, charity rides, poker runs and camping trips are planned every year at the Lake. In fact, the Lake was home to a huge Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest last September, and a repeat is planned […]

Winter Warm-Ups

OUT-FOXING THE COLD-WEATHER BLUES The holidays have come and gone, it’s a new year and what do we have to look forward to? The days go slowly until spring blossoms. In the meantime, winter lingers on, and unless we’re in Florida or Arizona or one of those warm, wonderful places some people go to for […]

American vs Mexican Culture

What defines our culture as well as those from other countries? It is the essence of how we develop our ideas and mandate our principles of intel- lect and refinement into recognizable parts of society. The main areas depicting culture in our institutions are the arts and our beliefs, along with our characteristics in choosing […]