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Even with stricter post-crash lending standards, FHA home loans remain a great option for home buyers who don't have perfect credit or large down payments.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Real Estate and Housing
Solar panels can reduce your electricity bill, increase your home's value, and reduce your carbon cost to the environment. Here's how to get started.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Green Living, Home, Real Estate and Housing
If you're looking for a new car, use this simple rule to put yourself in the driver's seat while remaining in control of your car expenses.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Budgeting, Cars and Transportation, Debt Management
You might be entitled to some of the $42 billion in unclaimed property the government is holding. Find and reclaim your loot with these online tools.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Personal Finance
Refinancing can save you hundreds of dollars a month and help you pay off your mortgage faster. Here's a quick overview of the process.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Debt Management
Hot air may be leaking from your home in places you haven't considered. Follow these methods to stop those leaks and stay warm for less.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Home
Don't spend a bundle on medicines to fight the common cold — you can alleviate most symptoms just as well with these inexpensive home remedies.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Health and Beauty
New rules will make it easier to monitor fees charged by your 401(k) account administrator. Here's how to avoid paying many of them.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Financial News, Investment, Retirement
If you're savvy, your unconventional investment can produce an outsize return. But be wary — these also come with a lot of risks.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Investment
Want to get paid just to talk? It takes some dedication, but doing voice-over work can bring in extra cash for kids and adults alike.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Extra Income
A timeshare can be a frugal way to take a vacation — especially if you buy directly from the current owner. Here's how.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Real Estate and Housing, Travel
The housing market is rebounding, and the buyer's market is ending. But should you rush to buy a home now? Read this article to help decide.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Financial News, Real Estate and Housing
If you let your home insurance lapse, your bank can force you to pay insurance that can cost 5 to 10 times as much. Learn how to avoid this predicament.
by: Michael Kling | channel: Insurance, Real Estate and Housing