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There's a lot more to personal finance than most of us ever learned in school. Our blog is here to help you hone your skills on the finer points of saving money, borrowing wisely, and charting a course for your future.

A Beginner’s Guide to Refinishing Furniture

Furniture, especially tables, brings character and function to your home. It can serve as a gathering space, storage, or a surface for a lamp and your morning coffee. …

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How to Downsize Your Home for a Move

Decluttering and minimizing before departing for your new house can feel overwhelming, but it does not have to be with our guide for how to downsize your house. …

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Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Wondering how to prepare your home for winter? We’re here to help you prevent minor problems from turning into major ones this season.…

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New Year's Resolutions for Your Home

Give your house extra attention in the coming year by setting reachable goals that can save money and get you organized.…

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Painting Hacks for Beginners

Use our quick tips for a DIY paint job that looks like it was done by a professional. …

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7 Steps to Organize Your Closet in One Afternoon

Go from cluttered to clean in just a few hours using supplies you have around the house. …

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Housewarming Gifts for New Homeowners

Wow your friends and family with nine fun and affordable gifts they’ll use again and again in their new house.…

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How to us the Debt Avalanche Method to Pay Down Debt Faster

Use the debt avalanche method to save money by paying off high-interest debt first.…

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How to Save up for a Vacation Home

By saving gradually, affording a vacation home—such as a beach or lake house—is possible.…

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