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9 Things Sellers Should Watch Out for During Escrow

When selling real estate, such as a home or condo, you'll have to go through escrow — a process in which a third party holds your property and the buyer's funds until both you and buyer meet your contractual obligations. While waiting for your home to close can feel like forever (average... […]

9 Things Sellers Should Watch Out for During Escrow

When selling real estate, such as a home or condo, you'll have to go through escrow — a process in which a third party holds your property and the buyer's funds until both you and buyer meet your contractual obligations. While waiting for your home to close can feel like forever (average... […]

Avoid These 6 Common Mistakes When Moving Across the Country

Last summer, my family and I moved from Lafayette, Indiana to Milwaukee, Wisconsin so that my husband could take a new job. Once we got settled in our new house, I politely informed my husband that I would "never, ever move again, so don't even think about asking me." This reaction to... […]

Avoid These 6 Common Mistakes When Moving Across the Country

Last summer, my family and I moved from Lafayette, Indiana to Milwaukee, Wisconsin so that my husband could take a new job. Once we got settled in our new house, I politely informed my husband that I would "never, ever move again, so don't even think about asking me." This reaction to... […]

How to Turn Your Buyer's Remorse Into Better Financial Habits

You race home with a new flat-screen TV, or you excitedly drive off the dealer's lot with a pricey new car. You think it'll bring you joy, but it doesn't; you get home and buyer's remorse sets in. We're all familiar with that sinking feeling that comes when we spend money on something we probably... […]

How to Turn Your Buyer's Remorse Into Better Financial Habits

You race home with a new flat-screen TV, or you excitedly drive off the dealer's lot with a pricey new car. You think it'll bring you joy, but it doesn't; you get home and buyer's remorse sets in. We're all familiar with that sinking feeling that comes when we spend money on something we probably... […]

Best Deals for Monday 11/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Premium Velvet Hangers (Pack of 12) Heavy Duty, 78% OFF, and more... SAVE 58% OFF Ultra Large Mosquito Net and... […]

Best Deals for Monday 11/13

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Premium Velvet Hangers (Pack of 12) Heavy Duty, 78% OFF, and more... SAVE 58% OFF Ultra Large Mosquito Net and... […]

How to Revive an Old Retirement Fund

You know that you should be investing regularly in a 401(k) plan or IRA to build a retirement nest egg. But what if you haven't been contributing enough to your 401(k)? What if that old IRA that you started a decade ago has been sitting untouched ever since? Or, what if you're past 50 and... […]

How to Revive an Old Retirement Fund

You know that you should be investing regularly in a 401(k) plan or IRA to build a retirement nest egg. But what if you haven't been contributing enough to your 401(k)? What if that old IRA that you started a decade ago has been sitting untouched ever since? Or, what if you're past 50 and... […]