During our house hunt, our agent recommended that we ask for a home protection plan as a contingency in our purchase offer. Find out why getting a home protection plan is a great idea for first-time home buyers who may not have a lot of experience maintaining a home.
There is no perfect house. No matter how many homes your real estate agent shows you, getting everything you want and in perfect condition, is impossible.
When will you be able to retire? That all depends on three factors: how well you’ve been saving, the lifestyle you want upon retiring, and the age you want to stop working. The experts over at CNNMoney recently tried to provide some answers to this big, important question.
There are a number of Americans who have mastered the art of cutting and using coupons. Here is a video from an NBC network affiliate uncovering the "five secret places to find coupons" to help you stretch your hard earned money further.
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.