Election Day results may affect many aspects of life in this country. But as an investor, your situation probably won’t change after the votes are counted. Financial markets may show some politically-driven volatility, but that often happens around elections, and it typically doesn’t last long. Still, changes in policy and new legislation may affect your investment outlook. First, keep in mind that many campaign promises may remain as just that – promises.  Any ultimate legislation that is enacted may differ greatly from what was proposed on the campaign trail. Adjustments in the tax rates of capital gains and stock dividends are likely to change againRead More →

If you can’t come in, visit the website to place an order. The comprehensive site even includes an interactive bridal registry. You can follow Small Batch Gallery + Goods on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest. Small Batch Gallery + Goods would not have been created without inspiration from Shannon LuQuire’s marketing consulting and design firm, Trade Ideas. The seed was planted when Trade Ideas’ clients needed some advice when choosing gifts for their own clients. As she helped them, LuQuire discovered she has a knack for curating thoughtful and original baskets, and Small Batch germinated into the fun, thriving shop on the second floor of theRead More →

You can schedule an appointment through the Blush Facebook page, by calling 252.497.8875, or shop here. Follow Blush on Instagram @blushboutiqueetsy. The space at 223A Craven Street is a beautiful, historic mansion built in the mid-1850s that has been carefully restored so that every detail adheres to the period. The boutique’s natural lighting is breathtaking, and the space is serene. It’s a storybook setting for Jean Lloyd’s Blush Boutique to nestle and thrive. Lloyd started out with an Etsy pop-up shop creating custom veils and headpieces which she still offers both online and in the shop. She wanted to bring unique designer gowns to New Bern,Read More →

Contact509 Pollock St., New Bernhttps://aerienc.com/ 252-636-5553 There was no reason for Beth and John Blackwelder of Atlanta to question their timing when they bought The Aerie Luxury Inn & Event Center in New Bern, North Carolina, in late 2019. The city was thriving, and its cultural life and nightlife were taking off. Though a bit threadbare, the Aerie was an established brand in New Bern, a historic riverfront town founded in 1710 on just about everyone’s radar—retirees, history buffs, antiquers, veterans, boaters, outdoor lovers, and people who simply enjoy the area’s beauty. Just around the corner was COVID-19, which threw a monkey wrench into justRead More →