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Jun 24 2016

Looking for a Home

It lay in a suitcase for eight years, lovingly folded and protected from time and the elements in an airtight zipper bag. Eighty-two-year-old Emily Benko couldn’t finish it, but she also wasn’t going to just donate it to a thrift store. Then, on June 5th, 2016, Emily found her answer. “I was sitting in the kitchen […]

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Jun 24 2016

A Letter To Our Members!

Kristy and I are at a crossroads and we are hoping you can help.  We opened Rent frock Repeat in 2011 and although we were pretty sure women would want the service, we knew we were taking a huge risk. When we created the business plan it was clear that to really do this right that we would need approximately $5 million dollars. So, although we didn’t have $5 million […]

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Jun 24 2016

The Pros and Cons of Real Return Bonds

Bonds or fixed-income investments have some good attributes. They’re often safer than stocks—which can be very volatile—and they provide a steady stream of interest payments. Unfortunately, as we’ve discussed before, there’s one large risk when buying … Read More

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