I know that the Yanny-vs-Laurel phenomenon is slowly starting to fade, but I didn’t want to miss the opportunity to relate how this debate can have real-life consequences to the untrained eye (or ear for that matter). The computer-generated voice stating a single word from a vocabulary website has become perhaps the most divisive
Conventional wisdom once held that the earth was the center of the galaxy and the sun revolved around us. Then we thought the earth was flat until we learned it was round. Today, conventional wisdom holds that having equity and being debt free are the end goal, and taking on debt, especially in the form of a reverse
(BPT) Home improvement projects aren’t constrained to a single season, but during these warmer months, your focus is no longer simply on your home’s indoors. Now there’s outdoor yard work to do as well, and if you’re looking to recreate your outdoor space, your outside projects may include some landscaping. If you
(StatePoint) When searching for a new home, you may come across some conflicting information, especially about home financing or mortgage loans. Consider these six money tips to help you navigate the process.
(BPT) While many of us may dream of retiring and moving away to a beach-side resort or cabin by the lake, the reality is that most Americans look forward to remaining in their own homes so they can continue to enjoy familiar comforts, activities and loved ones. In fact, an AARP survey recently found that 87 percent of U.S.
(BPT) Whether it’s transforming a fixer-upper into your dream home or just giving a makeover to your kitchen or bathroom, home improvement projects are on the minds of many new homeowners across the country.
While many things about renovating your home are flexible, your budget might not be.
(BPT) Tis the season... for home improvement. Longer days, warmer weather and more flexible schedules (hello, summer break!) have a way of inspiring home improvement projects. It’s as if appliances in and around the house emerge from the shadows of winter, calling out for attention. Suddenly, the dishwasher rack has rusted, the
By now, most of you are aware that the 10-year US Treasury yield has risen above 3.00%. In fact, after breaking above the psychologically significant level of 3%, it easily busted through a resistance level of 3.04% which had not been breached for many years. At the time of this writing the 10yr was hovering around the 3.10% level.
(StatePoint) Renovating your kitchen? Think about making updates that will add beauty and functionality to one of the most important rooms in the house. Here are a few innovative new looks and ideas to consider including in your plans.
Many streets across Israel are named in memory of righteous gentiles who were sympathetic to the plight of Jews and stood up to anti-Semitism or supported the establishment of the state of Israel.
Some streets are named for world leaders who supported the creation of a Jewish homeland,
(StatePoint) With longer days and shorter nights come warm weather opportunities to make home and garden improvements. Become inspired to start working on projects, both indoors and out, with these new seasonal books.
Even if your credit is OK, your income is enough to qualify and you have put a down payment down that works for the mortgage program, you can still be denied a mortgage. Sometimes the reason for denial is something that was avoidable, and good advice and structure could have mitigated the issue. But sometimes there is something