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How to Plan a Last Minute Getaway to Emerald Isle

Sometimes you just need to get away! Emerald Isle, NC is the perfect place to escape to every now and again, even when it isn't summer and your beach trip isn't planned far in advance. We all need more spontaneous long weekends at the beach, right? Here's how to plan a last... View the full post »

The Science of Sand and What You Need to Know

Do you want to blow your kids' minds? Ask them this: Is sand called sand because it is found between sea and land? Okay, we're not really sure about that one but here are a few facts we do know about the science of sand. Next time you're on the beaches of Emerald Isle, Nort... View the full post »

How to Improve Your Credit Score Before Buying a House

Ah, the almighty credit score. The three little numbers that make a big difference in whether you can apply for a mortgage loan and at which rate. The higher your credit score the lower your mortgage rate, which in turn saves you a lot of money throughout the life of the loan. Does you... View the full post »

Now is the Time to Get an Early Bird Discount on Vacation Rentals

It doesn't feel like the time to start planning your next Emerald Isle beach vacation—we know, we know. Amidst the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, a summer beach vacation seems like the last thing that would be on your mind. Oh but it shouldn't be! Now is the time to... View the full post »