Laura interviews Melanie Musson from Clearsurance.com about how to use smart home technology to protect your property and save money on home and renters insurance.
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It pays to know your tenant rights when eviction comes rapping at the door.
Getting a reverse mortgage isn’t right for everyone. Here’s what you need to know.
Use these steps to prepare your finances, and in the process, discover whether homeownership is the right move for you.
Selling a parent’s house is stressful. Here’s how to make the job easier.
The moratoriums on foreclosures and evictions have been extended again, but they will eventually run out. Twelve housing experts offer their advice for homeowners and renters who may be behind on how to get organized before the band end.
Use these tips to overcome debt and achieve homeownership.
It’s a crucial part of closing on your home.
As if renting wasn’t expensive enough, the pandemic made life even harder.
Don’t try to break your lease before exploring options that can save you money.
Even if things look bad, you may still be able to take steps to save your home from foreclosure.
To avoid buyer’s remorse, don’t purchase a condo without covering these crucial steps.
You and your landlord each have rights in the eviction process. Make sure you know yours.
Selling a home can be a lot more expensive than you think it is, and you may be left with a lot less than you thought. Learn about hidden costs here.
Don’t give up renting a decent place before trying these options to help with approval.
Both federal and private companies are offering deferred payments.
These five solutions can get you in a home when a 20% down payment is too much.
Getting it right is essential to a healthy financial bottom line.
These 10 tips can save you tens of thousands of dollars over time.
No one wants to fork over their hard-earned money to Uncle Sam. Follow these tax strategies to keep more of what you made in 2019.
Before you hit the road, make sure you know all the costs of owning a recreational vehicle.
That distant dream of owning a home may be closer than you think.
A quick sweep of your home can save big bucks on repairs or replacement appliances.
Eager to move into your first home? Here’s how to save thousands of dollars and pay off the mortgage faster.
Refinancing your mortgage can save tons of money. But refinancing isn’t for everyone.
Ready to move out from your parents and get your own place? Budget for surprise expenses now.
Homebuying is exciting and emotional, so apply logic and financial sense to the process.
Don’t spoil your fresh start by racking up credit card debt due to higher cost of living.
It’s a lot cheaper and covers a lot more than you probably think.
Here are six crucial questions to ask your landlord and yourself if you want to find the right rental at the right price.
Learning about money is boring. Board games are fun. Play one and teach your kids a lesson without them noticing.
You think you know the law about renting a place to live? We bet you don’t.
The three top cities are located in the Sunshine State.
Having poor credit can make saving money and buying a house more difficult. Believe it or not, it can also put a strain on your love life.
Selling your home comes with hidden costs. But you can sell it for more with these simple strategies and renovations.
Florida is home to the highest rent prices in the U.S.
There are a few ways to cut back on spending hidden in your policy.
Most can’t afford homes, and those who can are deeper in mortgage debt than other generations.
Staying longer doesn’t always mean you accrue more value.
Millennials are getting older and buying homes. Here’s where they prefer to live.
Members of Generation X pay for their adult kids and aging parents more than saving for retirement.
Younger Americans live where it’s cheap and older ones live where it’s relaxing.
Debt, lack of cash flow, and unemployment lead residents to default on their mortgages.
From Chicago to Dallas, the salary required to afford a home might be less than you’d expect.
Thinking through the process will save you in the long run.
A financial disaster will hurt your credit. Move here, avoid there, and you’ll get back on track.
When you take individual perspectives and blend them into a single money management strategy, it can be tricky. Here are 4 key questions to ask when budgeting for couples.
If you’re looking for a way to save your home and avoid foreclosure, filing for bankruptcy could be the right move for you.