The type of exterior siding you choose can change the look and feel of your home, so you have to be comfortable with it. Consider materials that are durable, water resistant, energy efficient and cost-effective for your budget.
The Wall Street Journal shares some of the factors retirees use to decide where to spend their care-free days.
Are you in the process of deciding between a wood deck or a cement patio? If so, read the pros and cons of each to help decide which is best for you.
So, you’ve probably heard by now that mortgage rates are at historic lows – again. People everywhere have been saying that now is a great time to refinance. And it could very well be – especially if you’ve currently got an adjustable rate mortgage. Find out if refinancing now could benefit you.
Getting the most from your Social Security benefits is not always a simple matter of filing as soon as you're eligible. Avoid committing these seven Social Security sins.
These days everyone is trying to save money. The high cost of gas sucks money from our pockets directly at the pump, but also indirectly through increased production and distribution costs. Because of this, I thought I’d help you all out by providing you with five money-saving tips for frugal shoppers.
Great article yesterday in the Detroit News about some things to do (and not do) regarding your finances and your child's education. This is exactly what I need to read, as I just had a little baby girl seven weeks ago. I must remember that I'm not getting any younger and need to put cash away for my retirement, while making sure that my little baby girl will have some duckets to attend college.
As the mercury elevates with spring temperatures, inspiring outdoor exercise and a nutritious diet, there’s one sure way to use the spring heat to make healthier choices when you eat. Square foot gardening is a growing trend that can save you money at the grocery store and complement a healthy lifestyle.
It's time to buy your first home! Hooray! This is a big deal and a major milestone in your life. It's definitely not something to do on a whim. As a first-time n=home buyer, there are a gazillion things you should know before you take the plunge. We want to make sure you have all the information you need to make a smart decision, not only on which home is the best choice for you, but also on which financing option will best fit your unique situation.
You don’t have to spend a lot of money to tell your Mom how much you love her. And, while they say, “it’s the thought that counts,” many people don’t even know how to start the thought process when it comes to gift giving. The following Mother's Day gift suggestions can help you get started!