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Buying Foreclosed? Consider This First!

Tweet Not many people are calling the bottom of the housing market yet, realizing that in some markets further declines in home values may still be happening. But, for the

Consumer Tips

Simple, Smart & Savvy Money Saving Tips, Part 2

Tweet This is one in an occasional series of articles discussing money saving tips. Yesterday we looked at seven ways to save money, so today we’ll take a look at

Consumer Tips

Simple, Smart & Savvy Money Saving Tips

Tweet This is one in an occasional series of articles discussing money saving tips. Saving money in a bank account is one way to create wealth, but in these days

Consumer Tips Home Improvement

Check References When Choosing A Contractor

Tweet It is one of the easiest things to do, but it is also one of the most overlooked steps in choosing a home contractor: verifying references. All of the

Commentary

A World of Thanks to Our Military Heroes

Tweet Today is Memorial Day, the day that we offer our thanks to the men and women who lost their lives in military service to our country. Numerous communities across

Home Buying

Home Buyers Readily Embrace Foreclosed Homes

Tweet The spring home buying/selling season is offering a mixed bag of news as home prices continue to fall and as buyers carefully weigh their options before jumping into the

Consumer Tips

Know Your Consumer Financial Rights

Tweet An informed consumer is a wise consumer, but many Americans are not simply uninformed, rather they are misinformed when it comes to their financial rights. That is almost to

Consumer Tips Credit Cards

Senate Agrees To Control Credit Card Practices

Tweet If  you are a proponent of Big Government, then the U.S. Senate’s recent action designed to limit the practices of credit card providers doesn’t come as any surprise to

Autos Express

New Car Buying Tips For Today’s Buyers

Tweet Consumers shopping for a new car are probably aware that some spectacular buys are awaiting them. This is due mostly to a market that has basically collapsed, forcing car

Consumer Tips

Smart Tips To Help You Lower Your Car Insurance Costs

Tweet When was the last time you checked your car insurance policy? Admittedly, I pay scant attention to my renewal notices as they typically go down every six months because

Consumer Tips Credit Cards

Credit Card Fees Surge For International Purchases

Tweet That American Express, Discover, Visa or MasterCard that has served you well for so many years could prove more costly to you if you were to use it outside

Consumer Tips Home Tips

As Hurricane Season Approaches, Food Storage Planning Takes Precedence

Tweet Have you ever lived through a major hurricane? I have. Twenty years ago Hurricane Hugo slammed ashore all across the South Carolina lowcountry coast, wrecking havoc everywhere. Our home