Consumer Reference
100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask: With Answers from Top Brokers from Around the Country
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
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
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
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.
The Better World Shopping Guide: Every Dollar Makes a Difference
The Better World Shopping Guide
Every Dollar Makes a Difference
Paperback      ISBN: 0865718628
Small enough to fit in your pocket, this practical little book will help you change the world as you shop!
Bi-rite Market's Eat Good Food: A Grocer's Guide to Shopping, Cooking & Creating Community Through Food
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.

Bridal Bargains: Secrets to Planning a Fantastic Wedding on a Realistic Budget
Bridal Bargains
Secrets to Planning a Fantastic Wedding on a Realistic Budget
Paperback      ISBN: 1889392464
Wow! Finally, a wedding book for the rest of us. With average wedding costs soaring over $25,000, you need real life solutions and creative ideas to plan a wedding without going bankrupt. Bridal Bargains is the answer! Now in its 11th edition with over 700,000 copies in print, Bridal Bargains shows you: ? How to save up to 40% on brand new, nationally advertised wedding dresses. ? The best web sites to save on everything from flowers to gowns, invitations to, well, you name it. ? Fourteen creative ways to cut the catering bill at your reception. ? How to order flowers at wholesale online. ? Eleven questions you should ask any photographer—and seven money-saving tips to lower that photo expense. ? Affordable ways to print your own invitations at a 70% savings. ? A clever trick to save big bucks on your wedding cake. ? The best bargains on honeymoons, gift registries, rings, wedding videos and more! ? New! Green your wedding with eco-friendly invites, catering tips and more! The brand new,11th edition is revised and updated tips on tying the knot without going bankrupt.
The Business Owner's Definitive Guide to Captive Insurance Companies: What You Need to Know About Formation and Management
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!
Buy Ketchup in May and Fly at Noon: A Guide to the Best Time to Buy This, Do That, and Go Here
Buy Ketchup in May and Fly at Noon
A Guide to the Best Time to Buy This, Do That, and Go Here
Paperback      ISBN: 0061730882
Suggests the best times of the day, week, month, and life to do a variety of things--from getting married to scheduling a surgery, from visiting Rome to walking one's dog--in a resource that offers health and travel tips, money-saving ideas, and more. Original. 25,000 first printing.
Clark Howard's Living Large in Lean Times: 250+ Ways to Buy Smarter, Spend Smarter, and Save Money
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.