Should You Prepay the Mortgage or Invest Instead?

It’s been a while since I last posted a mortgage match-up, so without further ado, here’s the latest installment: “Prepay the mortgage or invest instead?” There are likely thousands of articles that deal with this very subject, all with plenty of differing opinions, but we are in unprecedented times. Mortgage rates have never been lower [&hellip

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The Worst Cities to Own a Car

The number of Americans driving to work alone is on the rise, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. With the increase in drivers comes traffic, which means more time and money spent idling in cars. Some cities are … Continue reading →

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Does Renters Insurance Cover Storm Damage?

Renters insurance is a must-have and covers your belongings in a lot in disasters. But you may have to buy extra coverage depending on where you live.

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2020 vs. 2021: My pandemic strategy for earning and burning points and miles

Like many of us, I had very high hopes for my 2020 travel goals. With six continents under my belt, I had my sights set on Antarctica in late 2020 or early 2021, as well as several other first-time destinations. With those goals in mind, I rang in 2020 in Chiang Mai’s Old City by …

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15-Year Fixed vs. 30-Year Fixed: The Pros and Cons

It’s that time again, where I take a look at a pair of popular mortgage programs to determine which may better suit certain situations. Today’s match-up: “15-year fixed mortgage vs. 30-year fixed mortgage.” As always, there is no one-size-fits-all solution because everyone is different and may have varying real estate and financial goals. For example, [&hellip

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10 Questions to Ask about Parking Before You Rent an Apartment

There’s more to think about than just where to park.

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Cash back credit cards: How do they work?

We look at how cash back credit cards work, offering an overview of flat and tiered earning structures for cash back credit cards and breaking down the three components of cash back – cash back rate, where extra cash can be earned and how rewards are delivered.

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