Archive for May, 2013

Austin’s New Area Code – 737!

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Austin is officially getting too big for its britches; a new area code is coming to the Austin area. Soon you will be getting phone calls from 737. As of June 2013, everyone in the Austin area will be required to dial the full 10 digits. Austin’s area code of 512 dates back over 60 […]

Real Estate Edges Out Gold as Top Investment

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

In a recent Gallup Poll, Americans’ were questioned about what they thought is the best long-term investment [Bonds, Real Estate, Savings Accounts/CD, Stocks/Mutual Funds or Gold]?   The result of the poll in 2012 & 2011, gold is the clear winner.    This year, gold has lost some of its previous luster and has been […]