5 Ways to Reduce Renter’s Insurance Costs

Renter’s insurance is much the same as homeowner’s insurance. The main difference is that it covers your belongings but not the building you live in. As with all your other monthly expenses, you’re probably looking for ways to make it less expensive. Here are five tips that may help reduce the amount you pay for…

Ten simple steps to identify health problems as you age

If there’s one thing in life that’s certain, it’s that we all have to age. And as we get older, our health inevitably suffers. Though this can make daily life very difficult, if you’re aware of the potential health problem associated with ageing, you can tackle them head on, leaving you feeling in control of…

5 Tips for Home Shoppers

Buying a home is probably the biggest financial decision you will make in your life. That’s why it can be extremely tough to decide on the right one, especially for first-time home buyers who are finished with renting. The whole process, from finding the perfect home that matches your wish-list of design, features and budget to…

Building a Property Portfolio Like a Pro

People often become property speculators by default, having been left a house in a legacy and deciding to rent it out rather than sell it. Another way of starting small tends to happen if they have to move for work and rent the family home whilst looking for somewhere new to live. As long as…

A Holiday Open House in 8 Simple Steps

By Barbara Pronin –  The holiday season is a perfect time to welcome friends and neighbors for a casual get-together that is warm and casual and relatively stress-free. Party planners at Countryliving.com suggest eight easy steps to a successful soiree for hosts and guests alike: Plan early – Send out invitations 3-4 weeks in advance,…

Seven Ways to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

By Barbara Pronin – Identity theft is a serious crime that can wreak havoc with your credit. Preventing it starts with managing your personal information carefully and sensibly. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recommends a few simple precautions: Carry only essential documents – On any given day, go not carry extra credit cards, your Social…

5 Ways to Lighten Holidays for American Servicemen

By Barbara Pronin – Until recently, it was possible to send care packages to U.S. service men and women by addressing the package “To Any Service Member” and sending it via the U.S, Postal Service. Increased mailing restrictions now make that impossible. But if the holiday spirit moves you to remember service members or their…

Door Maintenance Tips

Do you take your front door for granted? Like so many property owners you probably do. The only time you notice you have a door is when it stops working properly. Well take note! When a door stops working it can cause you all sorts of problems, such as: an increased risk of crime, higher…

Affordable Boat Act

The U.S. government has just passed a new law called: “The affordable boat act” declaring that every citizen MUST purchase a new boat, by April 2014. The online Affordable Boat Exchange (ABE) website has been set up for all to register for a boat at their convenience. We have hired the most incompetent federal lobbing…

First Time home Buyer Tips

Buying a home is a special kind of stress. The anticipation of closing the deal, mixed with the trepidation that comes with spending that much money on something is always hard to stomach. Fortunately, first-timers have a slew of programs like FHA that they can take advantage of to help ease the burden of purchasing…

Significance & Practicality of Real Estate Indicators

Understanding the global real estate market is now more important than ever if you plan to make wise decisions. Local events such as the aggressive monetary policy easing in the U.S. have led to low interest rate loans. This in turn has led to the reinvigoration of global property markets. The economic activity on a…

Tips for Living a Green Life

Currently, the world seems ‘green’ everywhere in terms of the lifestyle that takes care of the environment. For instance, using and purchasing products that are environmental friendly. This is very crucial since it saves your money and it is a great way to stay healthy. But how can one be green? Below are some tips…

Making Moving Simple In 4 Easy Ways

Needless to say, moving house is one of the biggest and most overwhelming household tasks there is. However, if you can stay organized and get a head start, you are likely to emerge from this mammoth process unscathed, ready to enjoy your new home. Below, therefore, we take a look at 4 tips that are…