When my daughter who was 8 at the time, saw our new house for the first time, she said "I love it so much I want to kiss the walls!" What is it that makes a person feel that way about a house? I know from years of experience that it is not always the fact that it is beautiful and has all of the features they said they wanted. Just like a first da ...Read more
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Real Estate Top Investing Choice, Survey Finds 25 Jul 2016 02:50:59 +0000
(TNS)—Given the recent record highs in the Standard & Poor’s 500 index and the Dow Jones industrial average, you might think Americans would feel excited about the future of the stock market. But you’d be wrong, a Bankrate national survey has found. When we gave people a few choices and asked them to pick the […]
5 Road Trip Mistakes That Cost You Money 11 Jul 2016 19:29:13 +0000
(TNS)—Lower gas prices in 2016 are motivating more Americans to hit the road for a vacation. In fact, 69 percent of American families who are planning a vacation this year are taking a road trip, reported AAA. If you’re planning to take one of the best summer road trips in the country, be careful not […]
Confessions of a 20-Year Homeowner 06 Jul 2016 20:04:58 +0000
My oldest son turned 20 this year. In addition to realizing I’ll no longer be able to say, “I have two teenagers,” and that I’m probably not going to be his number-one concert buddy anymore, something else hit me on Jack’s birthday—the realization that we’ve now lived in our home for 20 years. Our first […]
An Entire United States Spy Town Is Up for Auction 15 Jun 2016 20:33:34 +0000
It’s not the first time that an entire American town has gone on the auction block, but it might be the most unusual. Sugar Grove Station, W.Va. was originally a United States Navy military base to support part of the National Security Agency’s surveillance operation. Though the array of giant parabolic dishes that continue to […]
Consumer Spending Jumps the Most in Nearly Seven Years 01 Jun 2016 20:03:50 +0000
(TNS)–Consumers pulled their wallets out of winter hibernation in April, increasing their spending at the fastest pace in nearly seven years in a sign that the economy is growing solidly again this spring. Personal consumption expenditures grew by 1 percent after being flat in March and posting small gains the previous two months, the Commerce […]
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