10 Ways to Pay Less for Your Car Insurance

Do you remember the last time you reviewed your car insurance policy? If not, maybe it’s time to take a look. You might be able to pay less for your car insurance premium and not even know it. Here are 10 tips to see if you may be eligible to save more.

Dog-Friendly Vacation Ideas to Kick Off the Summer

Do you experience separation anxiety when leaving your 4-legged friend behind while you’re on vacation? Luckily, there’s a simple solution – plan a dog-friendly getaway. Whether you and your pet are beach bums or active movers and shakers, there are plenty accommodating trip ideas the whole family can enjoy.

Personal Finance Apps that will Keep you on Budget

Sticking to a budget is never easy – especially if you keep track of your spending in your head.

Based on reviews from CNNMoney and PC Magazine, here are some of the top personal finance apps that can help you monitor your spending, keep track of your bills and stay on budget.

Shop Yard Sales Like a Pro

Save more and spend less, with these tried and true tips. As the weather warms up, bargain hunting takes on a whole new meaning as yard sale season begins – for many savvy shoppers, a great way to save hard-earned … Continued

DIY Car Maintenance Tips

Follow these pointers from the pros so you can accomplish these tasks safely and effectively. Tackling certain routine car maintenance chores yourself won’t just save you time and money. You’ll also get the sense of satisfaction and accomplishment that comes … Continued

5 Things You Should Know Before Planning a Pet Vacation

Many people wouldn’t dream of leaving Fido or Fluffy behind when taking a vacation. To keep your pets happy and healthy on the road, follow this advice from Paris Permenter, co-publisher of DogTipper.com and co-author of 33 pet and travel books. Choose … Continued

What to Do if Your Car is Recalled

An automotive recall can hit home, but the process may be relatively painless. It can be quite unsettling to discover that your car has been recalled. And it’s happening more than ever: There were 632 recalls in the U.S. in … Continued

What You Should Know About Working from Home

Learn what kinds of jobs are out there and how to find them. For many of us, working from home is the dream job – no tiring, costly commute or noisy co-workers. The good news? More of these jobs are … Continued

Declutter Your Garage

Give this neglected space an organizational makeover – and make enough room to park, too. Can’t fit your car in the garage? You’d like to do some gardening, but you have no idea where your pruning shears might be hiding? … Continued

Save Money and Energy on Air Conditioning

Keep those summer electricity bills from going through the roof. “Shut the door! You’re letting the cool air out!” If you’re a parent, you may have said this to your kids. And you probably remember your parents saying it back in the … Continued

Uncover the Facts Behind Our Most Common Phobias

Do you go to great lengths to avoid a particular object or situation because of an extreme fear? You’re not alone: 13% of the population experiences a phobia of some sort.

One phobia in particular affects an estimated 17 to 21 million people in the U.S. alone – Friday the 13th. But the most feared date on the calendar is only one out of hundreds of phobias.

5 Common Renters Insurance Questions Answered

If you’ve chosen to rent, rather than buy, know that one of the wisest decisions you can make is to invest in renters insurance. However, a recent Nationwide Insurance survey found that most renters aren’t protected from financial loss since they have not purchased renters insurance. If you’re confused about renters insurance, here’s a Q & A addressing some of the most frequently asked questions about the coverage.