Home improvement projects can be quite expensive, especially if you are looking to hire professionals. To finance your project this Spring, you may need to consider taking out a loan. It’s important to consider all the options before you do. Here is a breakdown of the possible loans you can secure for home improvement or construction.
If you decide to tackle do-it-yourself (DIY) home improvement projects this Spring, you need to make sure safety is a part of your grand plans. Here are some safety precautions you should take before hammering that first nail.
There is a longstanding tradition to clean your home in Spring and throw away the things that clutter your house or aren’t needed anymore. This act of renewal should also extend to your finances. Here are 11 ways to clear out old paperwork, secure your records and save a few dollars in the process.
An estimated 43.5 million adults in the U.S. (about 60% of them women) act as caregivers to a loved one every year, according to a 2015 study from the National Alliance for Caregiving and AARP. In most cases, they take care of a relative, like an aging parent. Providing this support is a big job that can take a toll on a caregiver physically, mentally and financially. Here are some tips to make caregiving a little more manageable:
Instead of spending your life savings on tying the knot, consider these six spending tips to keep costs lower and have an affordable wedding you’ll love:
While Valentine’s day should be a day of celebration, it doesn’t mean you need to spend a fortune to have a good day with your partner. If you plan on celebrating Valentine’s Day with your significant other, read a few of these tips on how to have a great Valentine’s Day on a budget.
When cupid’s arrows aren’t flying, couples must navigate their finances. For many, this can prove difficult and even lead to conflict. Here are some easy financial tips for couples to make sure money doesn’t spoil the love.
If you live in an apartment you know your utility bill is one of your biggest expenses. In Winter a lot of that cost comes from heating your place. To reduce the bill you’ll need to reduce your energy use. Here are some tips to make your apartment more energy efficient this January:
Winter is now in full swing and your desire to go out and exercise has likely dropped as much as the temperature. But cold weather is no excuse to shut yourself in. Here are a few simple, fun ways to enjoy exercising this January.
Now that Winter is here there are a few things you need to do to make sure your vehicle runs well in the cold weather. Here are some tips: