Final Walk Through Checklist for New Homeowners

It’s official: You’re going to be a homeowner. Now comes a critical step – making sure every room, wall and appliance is in tip-top shape and just the way you agreed upon with the seller before closing.  All in all, … Continued

Deck vs. Patio: Which One is Right for You?

Two worthy outdoor opponents. One difficult question: deck or patio? If you’re going to invest in an outdoor space, you want to carefully consider all of the factors. From cost and maintenance to permits and longevity, use the pros and … Continued

What Type of RV Is Right For You?

Thinking of taking an RV trip for your next vacation? Before you hit the road, make sure you know which type of RV is right for your lifestyle – and your budget. Read on for the lowdown on the different … Continued

How to Beat Jet Lag: The Do’s and Don’ts

Traveling halfway across the world to an exotic destination can be an unforgettable experience. That is, unless you’re half-asleep throughout the trip because of severe jet lag. Jet lag recovery time greatly depends on how many time zones you cross. … Continued

20 Spring Cleaning Hacks to Simplify Your Life

Spring has arrived – which means it’s time to get your home in shipshape. Check out the creative spring cleaning tips and tricks below to make your house sparkle with the least amount of elbow grease. 1. Remove water stains with … Continued

Home Renovation Rundown: DIY vs. Contractor

Ever get the urge to freshen up your humble abode? Whether it’s new paint in the living room or trendy front yard landscaping, you can never get enough of those DIY projects. While do-it-yourself seems more fun and less expensive, … Continued

5 Airports That Might be Better Than Your Destination

No amount of upscale shops, fine dining and modern amenities can make enduring a long layover preferable to flying direct. But a handful of airports offer a more enjoyable flight connection than others. If flying direct isn’t an option, consider … Continued

9 Wedding Trends You Should Know About in 2015

Are you one of the estimated 2.2 million couples hearing wedding bells this year? Even if you’re opting for a traditional wedding, you can still spice up your special day with a modern touch. From custom wedding hashtags to locally-grown … Continued

Airport Travel Stats to Know Before You Go

Have you ever wondered why so many flights get delayed? Or how much luggage is lost at airports each year? Find the answers to those questions and more in our infographic that highlights the most common airport problems you may … Continued

Foreign Finance 101: Managing Your Money Abroad

How do you get the best exchange rate when traveling abroad? What foreign card fees should you research and expect? You’ll probably have lots of questions about money when planning a trip overseas. For the final edition of our international travel … Continued