Tips for Charitable Giving

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Follow these tips to donate safely this season. Before you give, learn about the charity on any of these sites: • Wise Giving Alliance (www.give.org) • Council of Better Business Bureaus’ Foundation (www.bbb.org) • American Institute of Philanthropy (www.charitywatch.org)   Know the difference between “tax-exempt” and “tax-deductible.” “Tax-exempt” means the organization doesn’t have to pay […]

Driver Safety Tip – Watch for Deer

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Our wooded, natural environment in Peachtree City makes us especially attractive to wildlife. The young are active now, and the adult population becomes more active in September and October. It’s a good time for drivers to be more cautious to avoid accidents with deer, which are especially active during the hours around sunrise and sunset. […]

Join the Cub Scouts!

Cub Scouting -- Fun at Every Turn!

Do you have a son who might be interested in joining the Cub Scouts?  Check out what the program has to offer!  The Boy Scouts will be holding several School Night events for prospective members.  The dates and locations are:Peachtree City Elementary – August 21, 7:00 p.m. in the school cafeteriaBraelinn Elementary – August 28, […]

Back to School Instant Rebate Offer on Apple Products

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PeachMac at The Avenue in Peachtree City is advertising a $50 instant rebate on the purchase of a new Mac or $25 instant rebate with the purchase of an iPad for your student who is going back to college this fall. The instant rebate may be used on anything in the store other than the […]

Saving $$ and Energy All Year Round

Dishwashing Saves Energy

Here’s a tip from Coweta-Fayette EMC Natural Gas: did you know the dishwasher uses less hot water than hand-washing?  It’s true! Save water, time, and energy when you let the dishwasher do the work. And trade in your pre-1994 model for an ENERGY STAR® qualified one. It will be 10% more energy efficient and 12% […]

New Georgia Driver’s License Requirements

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Georgia has adopted the Federal Real ID Act of 2005. Starting July 1st, 2012, when you go to renew or replace your license, you will now need a copy of you birth certificate, proof of your social security number, and two documents to prove your residential address. Read more about it here. Fayetteville, GA DDS