5 Keys to Selling Your Home Fast

There is no question that in many parts of the country, houses are on the market longer than they were in the past. As a seller, this slowdown means more homes are competing with yours for a limited pool of potential buyers. Here are five tips to make your home the frontrunner on the fast …

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Manage your money like a woman

Women typically earn less yet live longer than men, which suggests they need a different financial plan. Here are 13 strategies to ensure a comfortable retirement: Family finances: Cut off your kids Sure you want to help your children. But women too often lend a hand at the expense of their own long-term security: Half …

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Formaldehyde

Formaldehyde. The word alone recalls memories of the Hurricane Katrina victims housed in FEMA trailers and sickened by the “off-gassing” or vaporization of formaldehyde gas from the plywood and pressboard used in the trailers’ construction. If you think only trailer park residents are affected by off-gassing, guess again. Formaldehyde is found in pressed wood (plywood, …

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