Here’s something you may not know: You don’t have to sign up for Medicare. The catch? If you don’t enroll when you’re first eligible, you could pay some serious financial penalties later in life.
Author Archives: Marilyn Lewis
Banks want to earn about $100 a year from your checking account by charging you fees for a service that used to be free. Here’s how you can avoid paying.
Here are recommendations, taste tests and tips for drinking and serving the very best of the cheap wines.
Tipping traditions are all over the map, from beer for the garbage man to wads of cash for the doorman. What to do when your heart sings “Give! Give! Give!” but your wallet says “Ouch!”
Sensitive to rejection? Here are the big lenders who approve the most mortgage applications and those who’re toughest.
Fortunately, there are lots of ways to persuade would-be intruders that a break-in isn’t worth the trouble. Here are nine free and easy solutions and four cheap fixes, plus additional tips on DIY alarms and video surveillance.
If rates rise to 5 percent or more, wouldn’t it be great to find a seller who could pass along a 3.35 percent mortgage when you buy their home?