Monthly Archives: April 2014
Many people are aware of typical household moving costs, such as hiring a moving company and renting a truck, but don’t consider things like extra insurance and cleaning costs. Those expenses can be shocking, stressful and add up quickly.
Starting early, doing research and creating a budget can help any move.
Are you ready to move out of your parents’ home and into your own apartment? This will probably be one of the most exciting times of your life, but is renters insurance on your radar?
Nationwide found recently that despite the fact that millennials are renting in unprecedented numbers, over half of young adult renters do not have renters insurance, leaving their homes and belongings at risk.
There are probably a few things about driving that you don’t like. It might be how much you’re paying for gas, or maybe it’s that you can never remember where you parked your car. Many people are terrified of blind spots. Fortunately, there are some amazing new car gadgets that can help lessen these driving pains.
Keep reading for the scoop on the must-have car gadgets for 2014.
Get out the scale to see if you’re in compliance. If the combined weight of your child and his car seat is more than 65 pounds, it may be time to change the way it’s installed. Sources: Lara B. McKenzie, … Continued
Surveys show that many Americans are spending as much or more than they did before the recession. A consumer research firm, Mintel, found that consumer spending is up 5% compared with 2012. But with more people spending, the prices of … Continued
Follow our simple, 3-step plan and you’ll be done in a jiffy. Spring has sprung! After a long, cold winter, it’s refreshing to shed some layers and let the light back in. However, as you’ve been hibernating throughout the winter … Continued
Here’s how to relocate without breaking the bank. Moving into a new home signifies new possibilities and a lot of hard work. Moving can wipe you out, but it doesn’t have to clear out your wallet, as well. Forget the … Continued
There’s nothing like heading out on the highway on two wheels. As spring weather hits, more and more motorcycle riders will take to the streets. But, as always, safety comes first. Especially since motorcyclists are more than 30 times more … Continued
An auto shopping service from Nationwide powered by TrueCar will hook you up with information on the deals in your area. Are you often overwhelmed by prospects of buying a new car? You’re far from alone. Just walking into a … Continued
We all want to find ways to save money and have more in our savings accounts at the end of the month. If you’ve tried and abandoned sweeping changes to your financial habits, focus instead on the little things you … Continued