Take a Home Inventory

You purchase insurance to be ready for anything, but to be truly prepared and fully covered, you need to know what you’re insuring at home. Sure, you could come up with a ballpark estimate of how much the items in your home are worth, but the real number could be a lot higher. That means you may need more coverage than you realize.

The True Value of Family Vacations

Time spent together creates priceless memories. How much is a family vacation really worth? Check out this interactive infographic to find out.  

The Big Takeover: Mobile Shoppers

Smartphones are the new wallets. This interactive infographic shows how Americans are increasingly searching, shopping and buying with smartphones.  

5 Tips for Staging Your Home on a Budget

First impressions are everything, whether you’re viewing a house, test-driving a car or meeting your daughter’s prom date. That’s why an entire industry has developed around staging homes to help them sell.

Most Popular Pet Names of 2012

Some people view adopting an animal as a chance to be creative – like those who make up clever names such as Ozzy Pawsbourne, Mr. Meowgi and Afro Thunder. But the majority of pet owners prefer classics like Lucy, Max or Buddy. Find out where they stacked up among the most popular pet names of 2012.

10 Home Improvements That Can Add Value to Your Home

Imagine your home with a new, fully remodeled kitchen – or a carpeted recreation room in the basement for the kids. Home improvements and upgrades not only make a space more pleasant to live in, they can also add value to your house.

6 Ways to Banish Summer Boredom

“There’s nothing to do!” Kids seem to start this chant as soon as school lets out for summer. But with a little planning and creativity, you can create a boredom-free summer that will keep your kids amused—and your sanity intact.