Home and Family




  • How new tech can help you save on your mortgage

    It can be easier and more efficient

    Obtaining a home loan is not the most modern or pleasant aspect of the homeownership journey. It involves reams of paper, an average 45-day waiting period to see what rate you’ll receive, and according to some industry insiders, too many middlemen collecting unnecessary fees. read more »
  • 10 tips to make your air conditioner more energy efficient and sustainable

    Updating your HVAC can help immensely

    Updating your HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system to cool your home smartly and sustainably involves several steps that not only improve energy efficiency but also reduce environmental impact. read more »
  • DIY car care everyone can do

    Keep your car on the road longer

    While taking your car to an auto service professional is a great way to ensure its performance, the Car Care Council reminds vehicle owners there are a few simple vehicle checks that they can easily learn and do themselves to save a little money and help keep their vehicles running efficiently all summer long. read more »
  • What you need to know about rental scams

    Protect your money and identity

    Rental scams are executed in a variety of different ways, but the goal is the same: bilk potential tenants out of as much money as possible or steal their personal information. read more »
  • Make your job work for you

    5 tips for you

    For some people, job dissatisfaction is the result of a crummy boss or stifling work environment. For others, the problem lies much deeper; it’s a need to reevaluate your career path and find a more suitable fit. read more »
  • Go green with home cleaners

    You may already have many of these products on hand

    If you’re among those looking for ways to clean your home while also going green, it may be easier than you think. read more »