Looking to do a home renovation project this Spring, but aren’t sure how to pay for it? You may need to take out a loan. Here are some possible loan options to consider if you need a little help financing your home improvement or construction projects.
Do-It-Yourself (DIY) projects are a fun and cost-effective way to improve your home. But before tackling any home improvement projects yourself, it’s important to understand the risks and take precautions to prevent injuries. Here are a few tips for making sure your next DIY effort goes smoothly.
Caring for a relative, like an aging parent, is a big job. An estimated 43.5 million adults in the U.S. (about 60% of them women) act as caregivers to a loved one every year, according to a 2015 study from the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP. Here are some tips to best support your loved one:
Heating your apartment in the Winter is one of the most expensive parts of a utility bill for renters. But making a few adjustments can significantly reduce energy consumption while maintaining comfortable temperatures in your space. Here are some energy saving moves you can make this January:
The cold weather is now upon us and that means it’s time to winterize your car. Taking the time to make a few basic adjustments to your vehicle could mean easier and safer travel for you during the Winter season. Check out these nine tips:
Now that Winter is here it’s a good idea to be prepared for any impending hazards from storms and cold temperatures. Winterizing your home and vehicles, and planning for power outages will help to keep you and your family safe when temperatures start to drop. Here are some tips:
Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s time to start thinking about budgeting for holiday gifts. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukah or some other big holiday, December is typically an expensive month, especially if you have kids. But it’s also a great time to teach your children about smart money management. Here are some tips for showing your kids how to spend on a budget during the holidays.
More than any other holiday, Thanksgiving sets the bar for a huge and amazing holiday meal. The cost of preparing such an iconic feast, however, can easily get out of hand without a good plan. Here are some tips to help you put out a memorable Thanksgiving spread that won’t unstuff your wallet.
Now that it’s Fall and the temperatures are beginning to grow colder, consider making some energy-saving moves to help lower your bills. Just a few adjustments can save you money in October and in the Winter months when the temperatures really drop. Here are a few tips
Halloween is a billion-dollar industry. Americans will spend over $3 billion dollars on costumes, over $2 billion on candy, $2 billion on decorations and almost $400 million on greeting cards this year, according to the National Retail Federation’s annual survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics. Halloween also happens to kick off all the big, end of the year shopping season. Needless to say, chances are good that you may be looking for a few money-saving tips for All Hallows Eve. Here are some suggestions