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Monthly Archives: March 2015
When insuring valuable pieces, insurance companies look for appraisals written to USPAP standards, for the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice—the generally accepted standards for professional appraisal practice in North America. USPAP contains standards for all types of appraisal services, including real estate, personal property, business and mass appraisals. Continue reading
The IRS says more than 3,000 taxpayers have been victimized by phone scammers claiming to be IRS agents and demanding payments by either by pre-paid debit cards, or by deposit into online payment accounts.
With spring approaching, many homeowners are looking to begin home renovation projects. But regardless of whether you’re starting a small kitchen upgrade or looking to add a new wing, home renovations are not without risk. In fact, rarely do homeowners face such a diverse set of property and financial risks as they do during home renovations. Continue reading