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Will Investing in Real Estate Get You the Best Return?

May 12, 2015 by 2 Comments

Whether you’re building personal wealth or planning your retirement, a savings account isn’t going to offer the return you need for a comfortable lifestyle. A savings account provides a safe place to park your money, but even if you choose a high-yield savings option, such as a certificate of deposit or a money market account,... View Article

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Solutions for a Closet-less Bedroom

May 1, 2015 by Leave a comment

In real-estate terms, a bedroom isn’t a bedroom unless it has a closet. Of course, in real-life terms, a bedroom is pretty much any room with a designated sleeping surface—storage space be damned. If you’ve lived in an older house or apartment, then odds are good you’ve run into the closet conundrum before. Many houses simply... View Article

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Saving for a Down Payment? Try These Strategies

April 30, 2015 by Leave a comment

So, you want to buy a house but don’t think you can afford a down payment. Your dilemma isn’t uncommon—and yes, saving money is much easier said than done. But even if you don’t have a lot of disposable income, there are creative strategies to save up for a house. You might not be able... View Article

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