Thursday, June 30, 2011

5 Personal Finance Lessons We Can Learn From Ants

My son recently received an ant farm for his fourth birthday. Though the gift was for him, I found myself taking an intense interest in the little buggers, and realized that by watching them closely, a few valuable personal finance lessons might be learned.


Friday, June 3, 2011

The Advantages and Disadvantages of a "Rent-to-own" Home Sales

Before we ever put our home on the market, we had never considered a "rent-to-own" home sale. But after receiving a few such offers, it was time to weigh the advantages and disadvantages to such an option.


The Benefits of Renting Your House in a Down Market

A slow real estate market can have you looking for ideas to get on your way, even if you haven't sold your home yet. If you have yet to receive an offer on your home, but are ready to get on with your life, here are a few things to consider.