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Behind the Scenes with Kiplinger: Does a Timeshare Make Sense For You? [Video]

Have you found your perfect vacation spot and plan to make it your yearly travel destination? If so, a Timeshare might be an option to consider. A Timeshare is partial ownership in a vacation property that you can make your regular home away from home – usually for one week a year, and can be […]

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How to Save Money On Your Home… Away from Home

Winter is a season for getaways. Some people may make a seasonal move to warmer climates, while others may just take long weekends to enjoy winter sports. If your winter plans include time away from home, you may want to plan ahead and find simple ways to save money on your home while you’re away […]

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Selling Your Home in the Rebounding Housing Market

Have you spent the last few years wondering when and how you’d be able to sell your home without taking a loss? If so, your worries may be coming to an end. According to experts, the U.S. housing market is showing strong signs of a rebound. Home builders are the most confident they’ve been since […]

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Home Rental or Home Ownership: Which is Better During Retirement?

In a recent infographic, we looked at the top destinations for people looking to relocate during retirement. But after figuring out where to move, retirees face another major decision: is it better to rent or own a home? We lay out some of the perks of each scenario. The Benefits of Buying Being a Homeowner […]

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Finding a New Place to Call Home During Retirement

Planning for retirement usually involves a lengthy list of major decisions. One of them is whether or not you want to make the most of those later years — and perhaps your retirement savings — by moving to a new town. We took a look at the top retirement destinations in the U.S., as well […]

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How to Cut Costs on Moving Expenses

It doesn’t take long for moving expenses to add up and put a significant dent into the most carefully crafted moving budget. When you factor in truck rental, movers and moving supplies, you could end up spending thousands of dollars to relocate to a new home. With the busy summer moving season on the horizon, […]

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First Job, First Home: Helping Your Graduate Make the Move

Have a child who’s graduating from college? Your son or daughter isn’t the only one moving on to a new stage in life. You’ve also advanced, from being the parent of a student to being the parent of an independent adult. So what are your new responsibilities? What kind of financial advice should you give […]

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Spring is the Best Time to Buy a House, Television, or Mattress

Just like the consumers they serve, the months of April and May find many retailers in spring-cleaning mode. With new products launching during the first warm months of the year, many businesses are eager to get rid of items that are no longer in season. In addition, springtime often finds an increase of homes on […]