Walking The Walk

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Ever wondered how much you actually walk in a given week? One Atlanta organization is handing out pedometers and taking names… all in an effort to promote the walkability of downtown Atlanta. The Downtown Transportation Management Association is handing out pedometers to anyone that works downtown. The project- the Walk There Challenge– has been giving out prizes throughout the month …

Mortgage Rates Are Rising. Why?

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We’ve gotten used to low-interest rates for several years.  They’re still pretty low, historically speaking, but they’re starting to rise again.  It’s been pretty under-reported, likely due to optics.  Let’s face it, video of tornadoes, testifying IRS officials, and international uprisings will always trump a montage of central bankers wonking out over monetary policy. So, why are rates rising?  Julie …