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Are you planning for retirement? No matter your age or income, the answer should be yes! It's never too early to get started, and the longer you commit to saving, the better off you'll be when you're ready to stop working. It’s never too late to start planning, so don't let a fear of the [...]
Vacationing can get expensive, and eight out of 10 Americans dip into their savings to take that special trip. If you're feeling strapped for cash — or you just don't want to commit to traveling far afield, only to come back home more tired than before you left — a staycation might be the ideal way to [...]
Treasure can be found in the unlikeliest of places: hidden in the knotted base of an Oak tree, tucked underneath a large rock on an old railway path or magnetically attached to a signpost behind a busy suburban shopping center. Welcome to the world of geocaching. Geocaching originated in 2000, and it's one of the [...]
Comfort takes on many forms. Whether it’s our tangible surroundings or our discernible peace of mind, comfort is key when we’re choosing a community. A good home is easy to find, but a great lifestyle is in the details.  There’s a lot more to consider than just cost before we settle on—and then into—our comfortable [...]
Summer is just around the corner, and that means just one thing: It’s almost pool season! Is there anything more fun for kids than running, leaping and cannonballing into that shimmering oasis? It's the only way to stay cool as summer heats up, and an afternoon spent poolside is where some of childhood's best memories [...]
To buy a warranty or not to buy a warranty…that is the question. There are two schools of thought when it comes to warranties. There are those consumers who want peace of mind and spend extra money purchasing extended warranties and protection services. And there are those who think that buying an extended warranty is [...]
There are certain times of year when you may start to feel a hunger for knowledge. Maybe it's in the spring, when the weather warms and you find yourself wanting something more out of your days than your plain old routine. Or perhaps it happens to you in September, when the lure of a freshly [...]
If you've got patchy spots in the lawn, trees with broken branches and an overall "blah" look to your landscape, spring is the best time to spruce up your yard and garden. The right landscaping can enhance your property value and make the area more enticing to prospective homebuyers and residents — not to mention [...]

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