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  1. 6 Ways To Save On DIY Projects

    6 Ways To Save On DIY Projects

    Find out where to spend your cash - and where to save it - when renovating your home.
  2. 5 Things You Need To Be Pre-Approved For A Mortgage

    5 Things You Need To Be Pre-Approved For A Mortgage

    Before you can get serious about buying a home, you need to get pre-approval for a mortgage. Learn what you need to speed ...
  3. 7 Homeowner Costs Renters Don't Pay

    7 Homeowner Costs Renters Don't Pay

    There are many factors to consider when comparing buying to renting. Learn more here.
  4. 8 Things You Need To Know Before Renting A Car

    8 Things You Need To Know Before Renting A Car

    There's a lot you may not know about renting a car. Knowing these tips will save you money while still getting where you ...
  5. Fix Or Replace: Thinking Ahead On Home Repairs

    Fix Or Replace: Thinking Ahead On Home Repairs

    When something breaks, how do you decide whether to fix it or throw it away? We provide some tips.
  6. 5 Ways To Save On Real Estate Fees

    5 Ways To Save On Real Estate Fees

    Even a 1% reduction in real estate commissions can save you thousands of dollars.
  7. How To Negotiate A Great Price On A Car

    How To Negotiate A Great Price On A Car

    The sticker price on a car is rarely the final word - these tips and tricks will help you walk away from a dealership with ...
  8. 5 Tips For Dealing With Car Dealers

    5 Tips For Dealing With Car Dealers

    Negotiating with car salesmen becomes a lot easier if you follow these five easy steps.
  9. Canadians: The 5 Fastest Ways To Save For A Down Payment

    Canadians: The 5 Fastest Ways To Save For A Down Payment

    Some methods of saving for a down payment are faster than others. Here are five tried and true ways to get into a house faster. ...
  10. 5 Driving Myths That Cost You Money

    5 Driving Myths That Cost You Money

    In theory, these fuel-saving methods have some merit, but in practice many of these tips are ineffective, unsafe or both. ...
  11. 7 Bad Reasons To Refinance Your Mortgage

    7 Bad Reasons To Refinance Your Mortgage

    When low mortgage rates are everywhere, it might seem like a good time to refinance. Make sure you are doing it for the right ...
  12. How To Live Rich For A Lot Less

    How To Live Rich For A Lot Less

    Here are some simple steps you can take to live well without being wealthy.
  13. 6 Things To Do Before You Call A Real Estate Agent

    6 Things To Do Before You Call A Real Estate Agent

    There's a lot of work to be done before you pick up the phone to list your property.
  14. 2011 Cars With The Highest Resale Value

    2011 Cars With The Highest Resale Value

    A vehicle is one of the fastest-depreciating assets you own. But not every car loses value at the same rate. Check out the ...
  15. Why There's No Such Thing As A Bad Real Estate Market

    Why There's No Such Thing As A Bad Real Estate Market

    Sometimes a "bad" market can be the best thing for you.
  16. 6 Ways To Write Off Your Car Expenses

    6 Ways To Write Off Your Car Expenses

    Reduce the cost of owning and maintaining a car with these clever tax tips.
  17. 6 Summer Jobs That Led To Celebrity Careers

    6 Summer Jobs That Led To Celebrity Careers

    From tech-savvy jobs to giant chicken suits, peruse the humble beginnings to illustrious careers. Some jobs don't end, per ...
  18. 7 Fun And Practical Ways To Spend Your Tax Refund

    7 Fun And Practical Ways To Spend Your Tax Refund

    Discover some tips on how to spend your money in a way that balances emotional and financial health.
  19. 7 Energy-Efficient Solutions For Spring

    7 Energy-Efficient Solutions For Spring

    No matter your plans, give them an energy efficient angle to help trim the baggage off your bills.
  20. How Real Estate Agents Sell Their Homes For More

    How Real Estate Agents Sell Their Homes For More

    A well-publicized statistic finds that when real estate agents sell their own homes, they tend to get a higher price. But ...
  21. 10 Tips For Getting The Lowest Car Insurance

    10 Tips For Getting The Lowest Car Insurance

    For many, car insurance is a costly, but necessary, expense. And while drivers can't avoid insurance payments, they can follow ...
  22. 5 Car Insurance Add-Ons You Don't (Always) Need

    5 Car Insurance Add-Ons You Don't (Always) Need

    We'll look at the types of car insurance that you can avoid to save some money on your monthly premium.
  23. 6 Simple Car Mods That Actually Save Fuel

    6 Simple Car Mods That Actually Save Fuel

    Check out these simple and effective ways to turn your car into a fuel-sipping cash-saver.
  24. 6 Ways To Save On Insurance

    6 Ways To Save On Insurance

    Love it or hate it, insurance policies are a necessary expense in everyone's life. Learn the top tricks for saving money ...
  25. Introduction To Investment Real Estate

    Introduction To Investment Real Estate

    Real estate, like other investments, carries specific risks and rewards. Find out what investment real estate is and what ...
  26. Consumer Products That Depreciate The Most (And Least)

    Consumer Products That Depreciate The Most (And Least)

    Your new car may not hold its value as well as that old collectible toy you kept in perfect condition. Find out which purchases ...
  27. 7 Insurance Tricks That Cost You Money

    7 Insurance Tricks That Cost You Money

    Not all insurance companies are out to get you, but you should still learn how to save money when dealing with unscrupulous ...
  28. 9 Easy Ways To Increase Your Gas Mileage

    9 Easy Ways To Increase Your Gas Mileage

    Improved gas mileage is good for you, good for your car and good for the environment.
  29. Find Your Dream Home For Less

    Find Your Dream Home For Less

    If you think you can't afford your dream home, check out these compromises that could make it happen.
  30. 6 Ways To Save On Insurance

    6 Ways To Save On Insurance

    Love it or hate it, insurance policies are a necessary expense in everyone's life. Learn the top tricks for saving money ...
  31. 4 Key Factors That Drive The Real Estate Market

    4 Key Factors That Drive The Real Estate Market

    Whether you are investing directly or indirectly in property, you need to know the factors that affect its value.
  32. How Long Until Your Hybrid Pays Off?

    How Long Until Your Hybrid Pays Off?

    Buying a hybrid vehicle to save money on fuel costs is an appealing idea, but how long will you have to drive that fuel-sipper ...
  33. 6 Apps That Can Save You Money On Your Car

    6 Apps That Can Save You Money On Your Car

    These apps are designed help you save on gas, maintenance and parking - and most of them are free.
  34. Unique Insurance Policies You Should Consider

    Unique Insurance Policies You Should Consider

    You may have basic insurance plans for your car and your home, but check out these unusual – but still practical options. ...
  35. The 5 Most Overlooked Problems In A Home Inspection

    The 5 Most Overlooked Problems In A Home Inspection

    Home inspectors aren't guaranteed (or required) to catch every flaw in your next home. Here are five ways you can protect ...
  36. Canadian Mortgage Changes You Need To Know

    Canadian Mortgage Changes You Need To Know

    Canada is changing the rules for issuing mortgages, including length and equity requirements. Learn how these changes will ...
  37. Buying A Car: The Worst Investment?

    Buying A Car: The Worst Investment?

    An automobile is considered to be one of the worst investments that can be made, but there are ways to turn that negative ...
  38. Getting Help With Your Down Payment

    Getting Help With Your Down Payment

    It's not as easy as it once was to save for a down payment, but these tips can help give you a head start.
  39. A Prospective Homeowner Countdown

    A Prospective Homeowner Countdown

    Looking to make a move in the spring? Find out what you should be taking care of now.
  40. Ways To Save Money At The Pump

    Ways To Save Money At The Pump

    Minor things such as idle time reduction and proper car maintenance can have significant long-term effects on your gas budget. ...
  41. 5 Reverse Mortgage Scams

    5 Reverse Mortgage Scams

    Reverse mortgages can be a valuable financial tool, but the mortgage market is fraught with scams and schemes.
  42. Baby Boomers Beware: Financial Fraud That Targets Seniors

    Baby Boomers Beware: Financial Fraud That Targets Seniors

    Unfortunately, you can never retire from being the target of financial scams.
  43. Top 10 Tips For A Financially Safe Retirement

    Top 10 Tips For A Financially Safe Retirement

    You've worked hard to secure enough to retire, so make sure you keep it safe.
  44. Top 10 Tips For Buying Your First Home In 2011

    Top 10 Tips For Buying Your First Home In 2011

    Buying your first home can be an exhilarating experience, provided you do some research, stay within a comfortable budget ...
  45. 5 Risky Mortgage Types To Avoid

    5 Risky Mortgage Types To Avoid

    There are plenty of ways to end up with a bad mortgage. The risks of these five should make every homebuyer think twice before ...
  46. 7 Mortgage Trends To Expect In 2011

    7 Mortgage Trends To Expect In 2011

    How will the year compare to 2010? What's likely to be different?
  47. Ways To Slash Your Home Energy Bill

    Ways To Slash Your Home Energy Bill

    Upgrading household appliances to more energy-efficient models can slash your utilities bill.
  48. 9 For-Sale-By-Owner Mistakes

    9 For-Sale-By-Owner Mistakes

    Avoiding these errors will help ensure that your home sells quickly while allowing you to keep that commission fee for yourself. ...
  49. Water Cooler Finance: Barack Obama Vs. The World

    Water Cooler Finance: Barack Obama Vs. The World

    This week saw mixed indicators of our nation's financial stability - while jobless claims are down, housing prices are still ...
  50. Understanding Mortgage-Backed Securities

    Understanding Mortgage-Backed Securities

    Find out the meaning of this popular asset-backed security and its benefits for banks and investors.
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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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