100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask
With Answers from Top Brokers from Around the Country
4th Edition Paperback ISBN: 1524763438
From the most trusted name in real estate, a new and fully updated edition of the indispensable guide that helps first-time buyers land the home of their dreams What does "location, location, location" really mean? How do I decide what to offer on a house? What exactly is the closing? Buying a home is one of the most important decisions in any person's life. It will be the place where you plant your roots, come home after a long day, raise a family, or make a successful investment. But how, with everything from student loans and an uncertain marketplace stacked against you, do you get to that idyllic future? In 100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask, Ilyce Glink, one of the most trusted names in real estate, answers all of your questions about home buying--and some you didn't know you had--and takes you on a personal journey from open houses to moving day. Weaving together advice from top brokers around the country with illustrative stories and her own unparalleled expertise, 100 Questions is a one-stop shop to getting the home of your dreams.
1908 Sears, Roebuck & Co. Catalogue
Paperback ISBN: 1632206862
A fascinating piece of history and a window to turn-of-the-century America. The Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalog was the Amazon.com of its day, giving American families across the country access to thousands of items from clothing and furniture to buggies and hair tonic. Whether they could buy it or not, people would pour over the massive volume that represented an icon in American retail. The 1908 Sears, Roebuck & Co. Catalogue offers an amazing look at life in early twentieth-century America. Sears, Roebuck & Co. have defined and innovated American retail for years, As the company grew from humble beginnings, it’s catalog selection exploded to include all sorts of categories and encompassed almost everything imaginable. With merchandise ranging from ordinary to fantastical (and almost all of it priced at the pennies-on-the-dollar rate of the time), browsing through this vintage collection is sure to be an enjoyable experience.
ABA Consumer Guide to Adopting a Child
Everything You Need to Know for a Successful Adoption
Paperback ISBN: 1634250230
This is one book in the ABA Consumer Guide Series. This volume examines the process of adopting a child, and provides readers with the information needed to understand and navigate the adoption process and to successfully adopt a child. The books provides background information and history on adoption, and offers essential guidance from the American Bar Association on approaching the process with confidence and making good decisions every step of the way.
The Best of America's Test Kitchen 2019
Best Recipes, Equipment Reviews, and Tastings
Hardcover ISBN: 1945256532
The best of the best--including recipes, tastings, and testings--of 2019, all compiled into one must-have collection from America's most trusted kitchen. A carefully curated collection--in full color for the first time--of ATK's best recipes of the year, selected from the hundreds of recipes developed for Cook's Illustrated and Cook's Country magazines and for new books such as The Complete Make-Ahead Cookbook, The Complete Slow Cooker, Nutritious Delicious, How to Roast Everything, Just Add Sauce, The Perfect Cake, and Multicooker Perfection. This year's edition offers a wide array of fresh, foolproof recipes like Chinese Pork Dumplings, Shrimp Po' Boys, Braised Brisket with Pomegranate, Cumin, and Cilantro, Thai Grilled Cornish Hens with Chili Dipping Sauce, and Roasted Lobster Tails. And we didn't forget about dessert! From Easy Holiday Sugar Cookies and Lazy Strawberry Sonker to Coconut Cream Pie and Blackberry-Mascarpone Lemon Cake, this collection will satisfy every sweet tooth. All of this year's ingredient and equipment tastings and testings are here, too. Want to find out which high-end blender makes the grade? Wonder how we selected our top supermarket turkey? Curious to know which roll of paper towels really gets the job done? For the answers to these questions and more, look no further than The Best of America's Test Kitchen 2019.
Bi-rite Market's Eat Good Food
A Grocer's Guide to Shopping, Cooking & Creating Community Through Food
Hardcover ISBN: 158008303x
A cookbook and market guide from the nation’s premier neighborhood grocery store, featuring expert advice on how to identify the top ingredients in any supermarket and 90 vibrant recipes that make optimal use of the goods. San Francisco’s Bi-Rite Market has a following akin to a hot restaurant—its grocery goods and prepared foods have made it a destination for lovers of great food. In Eat Good Food, former chef turned market owner Sam Mogannam explains how to source and use the finest farm-fresh ingredients and artisanal food products, decipher labels and terms, and build a great pantry. More engaging than a field guide and more informative than a standard cookbook, and with primers on cooking techniques and anecdotes that will entertain, enlighten, and inspire, Eat Good Food will revolutionize the way home cooks shop and eat.
Black Powder Long Arms & Pistols - Reproductions & Replicas
Hardcover ISBN: 188676896x
Black Powder Long Arms & Pistols - Reproductions & Replicas by Dennis Adler is the only publication covering the wide variety of reproduction black powder long arms and pistols manufactured since 1959. The sister publication to the award-winning Black Powder Revolvers - Reproductions & Replicas released in 2008, this lavishly illustrated deluxe book with hundreds of stunning color images is sure to be enjoyed and appreciated by black powder enthusiasts worldwide. Written and photographed by award-winning author and photographer Dennis Adler, this new title showcases the most recently manufactured makes and models. Black Powder Long Arms & Pistols - Reproductions & Replicas is a must-have book for anyone who collects or shoots black powder replicas.
The Business Owner's Definitive Guide to Captive Insurance Companies
What You Need to Know About Formation and Management
Hardcover ISBN: 1946633070
MANAGE YOUR RISK IN A MORE EFFICIENT WAYWhat if you could insure the risks of your business, reduce your outof-pocket expenses, and create another source of revenue? Soundstoo good to be true, right? With The Business Owner’s Definitive Guideto Captive Insurance Companies, Mr. Strauss shows that, by utilizing acaptive insurance company, this is not only possible but also a lot easierthan you’d imagine.As one of America’s top corporate, tax, and risk management attorneys,Mr. Strauss provides readers with true insight on the key sophisticatedplanning techniques used by small business owners who implementcaptive insurance companies. You’ll learn the fundamentals and history ofcaptive insurance and how this technique can provide numerous benefitsto your business. This book will provide you with the insight on how to:•reduce out-of-pocket expenses;•increase cash flow;•insure more of the risks of your business;•protect personal and business assets from lawsuits; and•select the appropriate manager for your captive insurance company.Creating a captive insurance company may sound daunting, but withMr. Strauss’s guidance you can navigate the legal maze and utilize thisvaluable strategy with ease. Don’t miss out on crucial out-of-pocketsavings, and create more liquidity in a more tax-efficient manner. Takesteps today and reap the benefits of captive insurance!
Clark Howard's Living Large in Lean Times
250+ Ways to Buy Smarter, Spend Smarter, and Save Money
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 1583334335
The self-made millionaire and host of the nationally syndicated consumer advocate radio program The Clark Howard Show presents a multitude of strategies for saving money—instead of spending so much of it! Original.
College Admission 101
Simple Answers to Tough Questions About College Admissions and Financial Aid
Paperback ISBN: 1524758531
This friendly, helpful Q&A book from the editor-in-chief of The Princeton Review presents simple answers to your toughest questions about the college admissions process, figuring out financial aid, and getting into the university of your choice! As The Princeton Review’s chief expert on education, Robert Franek frequently appears on ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX to share his insider expertise on the college admissions process. Each year, he travels to high schools across the country, advising thousands of anxious students and parents on how to turn their college hopes into reality. Now, with College Admission 101, the best of Rob’s wisdom has finally been collected in one place! From standardized tests to financial aid, Rob provides straightforward answers to 60+ of the questions he hears most often, including: · Should I take the ACT or SAT? · When should I start my college research? · How many schools should I apply to? · Will applying Early Decision or Early Action give me a leg up? · Which extracurricular activities do colleges want to see? · How does the financial aid process work? · What’s more important: GPA or test scores?