Some tips from Kimberly Palmer, author of, "Smart Mom, Rich Mom," a how-to book for moms on building wealth for their families.
So you scored a windfall! But now what do you do with all that hot cash? Vacation? Pay debt? Maybe both.
Four Lights Houses founder Jay Shafer talks about how radical simplification equals liberation and other lessons learned from the tiny house trend.
Pest inspections? Transfer taxes? Before you sign on the dotted line for your dream home, make sure you understand what you are paying for.
Having some work done around your house? Here is a field guide to residential contractors and special tips for managing them.
There are many benefits to refinancing, including lowering your interest rate and your mortgage term. Our helpful Re-Fi Survival Guide can make it easier!
Are you a millennial or first-time home buyer? Check out our guide to homeownership to prepare for the big purchase and get great tips for buying a home.
The Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) offers relief for homeowners who are still underwater after the housing crisis. Do you qualify for a HARP loan?
Ready to buy a home? There is a lot to consider, including a loan application. Make sure you're ready to apply for a home loan with these helpful tips.
Are you or your spouse keeping money secrets? Psychologist and financial counselor Eric Dammann talks about why it's not OK and how to avoid them.
What you need to know about handling your finances after a divorce.
Traveling to Seattle? Lucky you! We've rounded up a list of 25 things to do for under $25 in Seattle, Washington. Check it out now!
Got some money to save? Here's what you need to know to decide between a CD and a savings account.
Fighting about money? Experts explain when money trouble leads to divorce--and how to remedy the problem.
Divorce is never easy, and often, a financial disaster. Experts offer insights on how to lessen the blow and protect yourself.
Debt can be a smart financial tool if you use it correctly. Do you know if your debt helping or hurting your financial future? Get insider tips here.
Here are some ways to show our appreciation and thank nurses for all that they do in our community.
Saving money and getting organized are on everyone's to-do list, but it's not always obvious that the two are intertwined.
Looking for ways to say thank you to first responders? Here are some tips to respectfully show your appreciation.
Some advice on thanking your active military hometown heroes -- and what to avoid.
How can you thank a veteran in your community? We have some ideas for you.
Retiring? Consider things like healthcare coverage, lifestyle, and family obligations. Check out our master to-do list before you head for retirement.
A look at the history of memes and some of our favorite internet memes about banking and financial planning.
Retirement expert and author Kerry Hannon has great ideas on getting back to work on your terms. Baseball usher, anyone?
Passport? Check. Ticket? Check. But have you thought about these other critical elements to prepare for your semester abroad?
Can technology enhance your wine country experience? We think so. Here's how.
Teachers: Are you struggling to get everything done in a day? We know you're swamped, so we collected some top time-saving tips from other pros who know what you're going through.
Considering a trip to #PortTownsend? Here are 25 things to do in the artsy waterfront town for under $25.
If you're a teacher with a little extra time in need of some summer cash, we've got ideas for you.
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