Buying a Home with Poor Credit

So, you made some dumb purchases in college. Or, maybe you had to live off your credit card to eat (and go to the bar) while you spent time at that institution of higher learning.  Or maybe you just made a bunch of foolish purchases. But now, your credit is shot.  You have a good job; yo

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Cheap Home Security Ideas

  As a father of four little children, I am inherently obsessed with their security and safety. When they were just tiny, the main focus was locking up chemicals, adding outlet covers throughout the house, and childproofing the sharp objects. However, as they get older and more mobile, I h

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Smart Security – What are the DIY Options?

You want a secure home, but the idea of hiring the pros to install a new security system sounds expensive. You can install this yourself, right? There are loads of options on the market for DIY smart security. From a simple fake camera to the whole kit-and-kaboodle, your options are pretty much l

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4 Tips For Buying Your First Property

    So you’re thinking of buying your first property, perhaps to live in, or as an investment property. This is a huge step, and one which will likely put you on the road to long-term financial security. Buying into real estate is a great investment for your future. However, you

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