Category Archives: Buying a Home

Recreate Your Living Space

Are you motivated by all the design blogs and home renovation TV shows but are intimidated about simply where to start with your own space? If you break the process down into smaller steps, it can be both fun and easy.  Just remind yourself, you’re selected colors for a wall not a name for aContinue Reading

Moving Out: When You’re Ready to Buy a Home

Moving out of a rental space and into a place of your own is an exciting milestone in attaining the American dream. However, home-ownership can quickly turn into the American nightmare for people who are not prepared. There are several factors to consider when deciding when you’re ready to buy a home. Continue Reading

Home Habits: Do’s and Don’ts of Home Maintenance To Save

Most of us try to maintain some sort of a budget, especially when funds are scarce and we have no other choice, but when items in the home need to be attended to, we may find that things are getting out of control. There are quite a few Do’s and Don’ts of Home Maintenance To Save us money, the only question is whether we are willing to follow them to the letter. In an effort to focus on a more improved budget, the following are just a few things to think about.Continue Reading

Stress-Free Selling: 5 Ways To Make Selling Your House a Breeze

In the lives of most people there will be three moments that define their financial livelihood: Getting married, buying a home, and then selling that home down the line. So it is completely understandable that people walk into these situations with heavy feet, an anxious mind, and the desire to do as well tas possible. Buying a home, usually, is easy and simple. The power is the hands of the purchaser and, typically, they have the most leverage in negotiations. Selling a home, however, is much more difficult. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Listed below are 5 ways to make selling your home a breeze.Continue Reading

The Advantages of DIY: Around The Home Projects To Save Money

Many people are intimidated by DIY home projects. They think that they can not be successful at completing a project around the house and many people fear that they will make the problem worse. In fact, DIY projects are very easy and there are resources everywhere that can lead you every step of the way. Everyone should be open to DIY projects because they are huge money savers that can greatly improve anyone’s financial situation. Here are some around the home projects you can do to save money. Continue Reading

Frenzied Finances Begins

I am a little obsessive. Over the past few years, I have learned more about personal finances than the average Joe. Many of my friends question my sanity and if I am honest, my wife probably does too. While people may think you are weird, there is nothing wrong with becoming obsessed with your money. In fact, it helps ten-fold. Not only are you that much more informed, but you are able to help others make better decisions.Continue Reading