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Should You Consolidate your Debt?

Multiple bills, interest rates and due dates can make your head spin. If your debt negatively impacts your life, it could be time to take action.…

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9 Steps to Buying a Home

A home purchase is a significant investment, so making the right decisions and keeping an eye on the details are essential.…

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What is a Construction Loan?

Searching for your dream home but haven’t found it yet? Building a home customized the way you like could be your answer.…

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7 Home Renovation Budget Tips

Upgrades can help to increase your home’s value. Plus, you get to enjoy these new additions while you live there. However, everything comes at a price.…

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10 Toolbox Essentials for Homeowners

Whether you plan to hang a piece of art or tackle extensive home improvement projects, a well-stocked toolbox is essential for first-time homeowners.…

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How to Afford the Unexpected

While life’s moments and milestones can be exciting, others can be challenging. A personal loan can help you pay for difficult times that result in unexpected costs.…

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6 Easy Backyard Upgrades

As the weather warms up, there are several ways to make your backyard summer-ready that are both inexpensive and easy to accomplish.…

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DIY Garage Organization Ideas

According to Home Advisor, the average cost to organize a garage is $1,428 but can be as much as $5,550. However, do-it-yourself (DIY) projects may significantly reduce your expenses.…

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Start a Vegetable Garden on a Budget

From green peppers and potatoes to everything in between, a garden can not only save you money, but it is also relatively inexpensive to start.…

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7 Questions to Ask Before Moving

A potential move is an exciting life event—new sights, smells, sounds and experiences in a new city. However, before you move, there are important questions to ask yourself.…

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