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Business Briefcase 8/31

Sunday, August 31, 2008

Allred begins work at A Touch of Class

SIKESTON -- Hairdresser Delores Allred will begin work Sept. 2 at A Touch of Class, located at 938 S. Kingshighway. She formerly worked at Beauty Inn.

For appointments, call 471-7002.

Estate planning course is offered

POPLAR BLUFF -- University of Missouri Extension Telecenter will offer "Estate Planning-What you need to know and a whole lot more" from the University of Missouri's Osher Life Long Learning Institute. Classes will be held on Wednesdays from 9 to 10:30 a.m. starting Sept. 17 through October 22 at the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff.

This class will provide participants with up to date, comprehensive information for creating and managing their estates. Attendees will receive easy to understand and straightforward information for organizing their estate plans, with materials provided. The following topics will be discussed:

- Preparing to plan: things to consider before setting up your estate plan

- All about wills

- All about trusts

- Other estate plan documents: durable power of attorney--healthcare directive, general power of attorney

- Advanced estate planning documents: charitable trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, limited family partnerships

The University of Missouri Extension Telecenter is a community-based facility that links citizens to information, education, and expertise throughout the world by using two-way interactive video, satellite and computer networks.

It is a partnership derived from the University of Missouri, Three Rivers Community College, and the City of Poplar Bluff. Seating is limited please pre-register; for more, call 573-840-9450, or go to www.mutelecenter.com/news.

Parker joins Farm Bureau insurance team

SIKESTON -- Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance announces the appointment of Keith Parker of Sikeston as a career agent in Scott County.

He has completed training emphasizing life, accident/health and property.

Parker works in the Sikeston office, located at 1901 E. Malone Ave.

The agency is an affiliate of the Missouri Farm Bureau, the state's largest general agricultural organization, with more than 105,000 member families. Being a Missouri-only company, it can offer personalized service that people in our great state won't find anywhere else.

Whether you live on a farm, in a rural area, in a small town or a major metropolitan area of the Show-Me state, Parker and others at Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance agencies can help you with your insurance needs.