Home & Auto

  1. Cheapest Homes In America

    Here are the cities in the U.S. that offer the best home prices.
  2. When Owning Your Home Doesn't Pay

    You may think it's better to own than rent, but there are many overlooked costs that could change your mind.
  3. Home Insurance

    Do your eyes glaze over just reading the word? It may not be the most thrilling subject, but it's essential for new homebuyers to understand the nuts and bolts of their homeowners insurance
  4. Is Making Biweekly Mortgage Payments A Good Idea?

    Do you think making two payments a month for your mortgage is a good idea? Think twice about that. We tell you why.
  5. Homebuyers' Walkthrough

    Everything you need to know about purchasing a home.
  6. The Complete Guide To Vacation Properties

    A step by step look at everything you need to know about purchasing vacation properties.
  7. The True Cost Of Growing A Garden

    We look at the cost of setting up a garden, and the additional expenses that come with it.
  8. 5 Common Budgeting Mistakes When Buying A Home

    Remember to research thoroughly and look for a contingency plan before buying your first home.
  9. Closing A Real Estate Deal In A Down Market

    We provide top tips on how to help sell your home in a rough market.
  10. Ways To Make Insurance Exciting

    If you have no interest in insurance, these practices might make you care.
  11. 3 Things To Consider When Buying Home Products

    There is still room for consumer caution when it comes to purchasing household goods.
  12. How To Challenge A Low Home Appraisal

    If you're unhappy with your home appraisal, here are some steps you can take.
  13. Do You Need A Home Inspection?

    This step is important when purchasing a property because it may save you thousands.
  14. Homeowners, Beware These Scams!

    If you're in a pinch for money, you're the prime target for con artists and thieves.
  15. Good Debt Vs. Bad Debt

    Is there really such a thing as good debt and bad debt? Read on to find out.
  16. Real Estate Traps To Avoid

    Here are some tips to help you make sure you don't fall victim to these real estate pitfalls.
  17. The Complete Guide To Real Estate Renting

    Everything you need to know about renting property.
  18. The Oddest Houses You Can Rent Or Buy

    Converted schoolhouses, box bungalows and cohousing are just three places you can reside other than a typical house, condo or apartment.
  19. Options For When You Can No Longer Afford Your Car

    If you have more car than you can afford, here are four ways to deal with this "debt on wheels."
  20. Making Sure Your Jewelry Is Insured

    Homeowners insurance only covers so much - find out how to make sure your jewelry is covered for theft, loss and damage.
  21. What Happens When You Can't Pay Your Taxes?

    Don't try to run from the tax man. Here are some tips that can help you out.
  22. 3 Things For Couples To Consider Before Buying A House

    Couples have certain advantages over individuals when it comes this purchase. Be sure to look at your future home as an investment.
  23. It's Raining Lawsuits: Do You Need An Umbrella Policy?

    This type of insurance protects your assets and future wages against lawsuits. Find out if it might benefit you.
  24. How Many Months Of Taxes Do You Need In An Escrow Account?

    Discvover how many months of taxes you need in an escrow account, and how you'll need to fund the account at closing.
  25. Additional Streams Of Income For Seniors

    Find out how a reverse mortgage can work in your favor during retirement.
  26. The Facts About Rental Car Insurance

    Find out if the extra insurance is really worth it.
  27. Insurance Tips For Homeowners

    Use these simple ideas to save money and get better coverage for your house.
  28. How To Stage Your Home To Sell

    Cleaning and removing personal items are just some of the things you'll need to do when preparing to sell your home.
  29. Short Sell Your Home To Avoid Foreclosure

    Are you in danger of losing your home? Protect your credit score with a real estate short sale.
  30. What The Big Banks' Mortgage Settlement Means For Homeowners

    Check out the details of the recent mortgage settlement and see who the agreement will affect.
  31. Why Spring Break And Sports Cars Aren't Worth It

    Here's a list of reasons why you would be better off buckling down now rather than struggling later in life.
  32. Wheels Of A Future Fortune

    Buy a quality car without driving your expenses through the roof.
  33. 4 Types Of Insurance Everyone Needs

    Here are four forms of insurance that are vital to have.
  34. 6 Easy And Cheap Steps To Winterize Your Car

    Here's a guide to help you get your vehicle ready for the winter without spending too much.
  35. Playing Hardball When Selling Your Home

    Using these strategies will help you get more cash when selling your house.
  36. Moving And Your Car: Excise Taxes

    Here is a breakdown of what excise taxes are and how they can affect you when you move.
  37. How Much Is A Homemaker Worth?

    If a stay-at-home mom or dad took their skills to the marketplace, they could make much more than the average American. Find out how much.
  38. How Does Your Homeowners Insurance Handle A Downed Tree?

    A downed tree can happen at any time due to a storm or old age. But when it falls, will your insurance cover it?
  39. Are LED Lightbulbs Worth The High Cost?

    Congress voted to put the new light bulb legislation on hold, but should that give you reason to put off ditching the incandescents?
  40. Pros And Cons Of Purchasing A Vacation Home

    Many homeowners and investors dream of owning vacation property. Here are some tips to make it happen.
  41. Use Real Estate To Put Off Tax Bills

    Find out how you can build wealth and reduce your taxes.
  42. 10 New Year’s Resolutions To Cut Costs In Your Home

    With 2012 now upon us, use these tips to bring down the everyday cost of home ownership.
  43. How To Transfer Your Homeowners Policy To Your New Home

    Home insurance policies need to be rewritten when you move. Here are the steps you need to follow to do so.
  44. How Living Abroad Can Increase Your Insurance Premiums

    When you live outside the U.S for an extended period of time, your auto insurance resets. We look at how you can work around this.
  45. The Pros And Cons Of Buying Distressed Property

    Real estate bargains abound, but is buying a distressed property more trouble than it's worth?
  46. Ways To Budget For A New Year's Party

    Are you hosting a New Year's eve party on a budget? We've got some tips that won't break your wallet.
  47. FHA Money Trouble Causes Concern For Homebuyers

    The FHA says it's operating in the black, but reports say otherwise. If it goes bankrupt, what will the repercussions be?
  48. Real Estate Deal-Breakers That Shouldn't Be

    Some things can get in the way of owning your dream home, but they don't have to.
  49. Why You Should Wait To Buy A House

    Here is a review of current economic factors and price trends that suggest the bottom has not yet been reached in the housing market.
  50. Tax Deductions On Mortgage Interest

    If you're a homeowner, this is one item you want to understand and use on your return.
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  1. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Remodels Pay Off

    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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