Your home is one of the largest – if not THE largest – financial transactions you will ever make in your lifetime. If you want to make sure you’re making the right decisions, consider enlisting the help of a real estate agent. Here are some reasons you should consider using a real estate agent on your next home purchase or sale.
Every single business these days seems to be offering a loyalty program. Any time you approach a cash register, it’s likely you’ll be pitched on the store card. Some of these programs are good, and some of them are just a waste of time and a source of junk mail. Here are just a few of my favorite programs for stores, gas stations, and restaurants that are actually going to save you money – and earn you free stuff!
While gas prices as a whole have fallen all over America, low fuel prices may not last much longer. Read on to discover more details.
Selling your home these days may require lots of outside-the-box thinking. With so many homes on the market, you have to go that extra mile to make your home stand out above the rest. Staging your home before selling could mean the difference between a quick, profitable and painless sale, and sitting on the sidelines, head in hand, wondering why your home just won’t budge.
Ah, high school graduation season. If you’re really looking to wow your grad with something extra special, check out these ideas for their dorms that are guaranteed to have them more excited than the last day of school.
The first time I purchased car insurance, I was overwhelmed with all the options. I learned my lesson the hard way after wasting tons of money on pricey insurance, so I don’t want you to make the same mistake. Here are some life lessons from a former insurance sucker.
During the spring and summer months, front porches and back patios are prime spots for relaxation, family bonding and entertaining company. With this in mind, our friends at MSN Living have compiled a list of 18 porch and patio décor themes that are sure to add some flavor to your favorite warm-weather retreat.
For the first time in U.S. history, minority babies outnumbered white newborns. According to Bloomberg, the percentage of minority children younger than a year old rose to 50.4 % between April 2010 and July 2011, whereas the percentage of non-Hispanic white babies fell to 49.6%.
In a world where the coupon codes are oh-so-fabulous, and your purchase is only a mouse-click away, you’re bound to purchase some items that don’t work out. Here are a few tips I’ve come up with to minimize those wasted return-shipping dollars.
I get super bummed when I hear news about student loan debt. I’m in college, and no matter how hard I try, college loans are unavoidable. Should you put your retirement at risk, or let your kids graduate tens of thousands of dollars in debt? Are student loans worth it? The price of college isn’t as straightforward as one might think.