5 Last Minute Back to School Shopping Tips

The first day of school has come and gone in the Brighton, Michigan area but not every family has finished their back to school shopping. Once upon a time, kids went to school with a backpack, a lunch box, a pencil and that was it. Now, school supply lists seem a mile long, stacks of [...]

Aretha Franklin Didn’t Have a Will, But You Should

As fans and celebrities flock to the metro Detroit area this week to honor Aretha Franklin, one of the most iconic voices in music history and a nationally loved artist, we urge you to learn more than ‘respect’ from her legacy. The Queen of Soul, left behind four sons, but no will for her estimated [...]

Top 6 Fun Summer Activities in Brighton Michigan

Summer is the perfect time to get outside and have some fun with your family and friends. The Brighton Michigan area has plenty to do! Do you need some ideas for what to enjoy this July and August? Here’s our team’s can’t-miss checklist: Celebrate Independence Day. The Fourth of July is quickly approaching and everything [...]

Social Security Myths Debunked

If you’re like many retirees, Social Security checks will account for a large portion of your retirement income, but how well you understand the ins and outs of these entitlements could make a big difference in how much you receive over your lifetime. With more than 10,000 Baby Boomers turning 65 each day in the [...]