Tag: maintenance costs
Maintenance costs on major purchases like your home and vehicles can have a significant impact on your long-term financial stability. Taking care of your property to ensure it lasts so you can avoid major repairs or renovations can be key to avoiding big bills that usually wind up on a high-interest credit card. The articles you see here are all dedicated to helping you minimize maintenance costs while ensuring you keep your property in tip-top shape.
Feb 09, 2015 | April Lewis-Parks
Homeowners aren’t saving for home maintenance. Wear and tear is inevitable; saving to replace and repair should also be inevitable.
Aug 14, 2014 | April Lewis-Parks
New HUD rules try to clear up the confusion over reverse mortgages, but are these new rules really helping seniors borrowers get a better deal?
Mar 21, 2014 | Meghan Alard
More people plan to buy cars in 2014 but that doesn’t mean they will buy the right car or truck for the right reasons, which could cost them.
Mar 14, 2013 | April Lewis-Parks
As spring approaches, there are many home maintenance projects people can take on that can help them lower their costs and have more money to pay down that holiday debt.
Apr 26, 2012 | Courtney Hall
Housing costs typically take up the majority of a consumer's take-home pay each month.
Mar 19, 2012 | April Lewis-Parks
Housing generally makes up the largest monthly expense consumers take on, and the current economic atmosphere may be making it more difficult for individuals to keep up with the costs of a home.