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!”
Author Archives: Marilyn Lewis
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?
Some little-known state laws hold grown children responsible for their parents’ care — at least in theory.
There are real work-from-home jobs out there. Here’s how to find them and avoid the scammers who are trying to rip you off.
Any plans to do away with the mortgage interest deduction and other tax breaks some homeowners enjoy aren’t likely to pass Congress in the next year.