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6 Out of the Box Ways to Save Money this Year

January 14, 2016 4:53 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Whatever you’re saving up for—a new car, a down payment, a healthier bank account—this is the year to do it. But you can only ditch your landline and switch from cable to a Netflix/Hulu combo so many times (that is, once each). What do you do once you’ve already made the normal cuts? Here are a few unexpected ways... View Article

5 Options for Avoiding Foreclosure

April 17, 2015 3:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Falling behind on your mortgage payments may mean that foreclosure is around the corner—something everyone wants to avoid. Foreclosure damages your credit and can keep you from owning another home for years.  Here are 5 options you still have. Transfer the loan. If you’re less concerned with keeping your house than you are with keeping your... View Article

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Ideas

February 12, 2015 12:04 pm Published by 1 Comment

If you’re trying to go green with your kitchen remodel, then you know that picking out Energy Star appliances is the easy part. Researching the greenest materials to use? That can take forever. Here’s a breakdown of some of the most popular options for the biggest decisions you’ll need to make: countertops, cabinets, and flooring.... View Article

5 Tips for Buying Property in Another Country

January 30, 2015 11:56 am Published by 1 Comment

Whether you’re thinking of retiring abroad, snatching up a vacation property, or moving for work, buying in another country can seem intimidating. It is, however, definitely doable, as the over 6 million Americans living abroad can attest to. If you’re wondering where to start, take a look at these 5 important tips. 1. Investigate the... View Article

What is a Short Sale?

January 15, 2015 11:28 am Published by Leave your thoughts

You hear all the time about people picking up houses in a short sale, or avoiding foreclosure with one, but what actually does that mean? Essentially, a short sale is when a homeowner in trouble sells their home for less than (or short of) the borrowed amount, with all proceeds going to the lender. That... View Article