4 Insightful Ways to Start the Home-Buying Process

The home buying process should be a fun and interesting one whether you are shopping for your first home or have gone through it several times before. The internet, smartphones and virtual tours have changed the way that people shop for homes these days. How can modern technology aid in your home search and provide valuable insights along the way?

Start By Searching for Your Ideal Home

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6 Tips For Saving Money On Your New Favorite Outfit

Shopping So you have a big problem. You’ve fallen in love with an outfit that you saw in a store full of pricey items. You feel as though your world will not be right until your bring this outfit home. However: You can’t afford it. That outfit of your dreams is just a wee bit too expensive, and you wish you could figure out a good plan to become its owner anyway. Here are six tips for saving money on the outfit of your dreams so you can add it to your clothing collection:

Search for Promotional Codes and Coupons

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What to Know About Getting a Loan for the First Time

There comes a time in most people’s lives when you find it necessary to go through the process of applying for a loan. It may be for a car, a home, or to help pay for school tuition, but the underlying process of getting a loan is what fuels the … [Continue reading]

Six Investment Types Your Family Should be Making

Building a balanced investment portfolio may sound like a daunting task. But with the abundance of helps, resources, and learning tools available today, this essential task does not have to be stressful. In fact, learning about investing can be fun, … [Continue reading]

5 Mortgage Management Strategies for 2017


The year 2016 was the best of the current decade for the American housing and mortgage markets, but economists are not expecting 2017 to be an encore year in this regard. The strong demand seen in the last few years for mortgage loans will taper off … [Continue reading]

Post-Holiday Financial Blues: How To Make A Recovery After The Holidays

The holidays are a strain to most peoples’ bank accounts as they spend money giving gifts and being festive. You’re likely no exception and might find yourself feeling extra stressed out financially once the New Year starts and you realize how the … [Continue reading]

More Than a Fixer-Upper: 5 Major Issues That Will Kill Your Home Sale

Though many people want a move-in ready home, others are willing to buy a house that needs a little work to get a break on the price and a chance to build equity. However, there's a big difference between a fixer-upper and a money pit so the majority … [Continue reading]

7 Ways Today’s Families Can Build and Protect Their Wealth

According to CNN Money only 56% of American families will leave behind an inheritance to their heirs, compared to 69% worldwide and a whopping 86% in India.  However, those that do leave behind an inheritance leave an average of approximately … [Continue reading]