Where millennials go for financial advice

Wary of traditional advisers, young adults have a host of alternatives to choose from By Jillian Berman December 13, 2015 10:03 PM . . Scarred by the Great Recession and laden with student debt, few millennials are in the mood, or in a position, to seek out a traditional financial adviser. But they need financial … Continue reading Where millennials go for financial advice

RIVERSIDE: Main library will move; new site to be determined

RIVERSIDE: Main library will move; new site to be determined Trustees decide on a move despite public attachment to the current site From The Press Enterprise 12/14/15 Riverside library officials don’t know where the main library will go, but they have decided it shouldn’t stay on land it has occupied for more than a century … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: Main library will move; new site to be determined

How Fed Rate hike could affect Housing, Autos

The Federal Reserve is expected to announce a rate hike soon. USA TODAY financial reporter Paul Davidson tells us what it could mean for the economy. USA TODAY Rising interest rates should only modestly slow rebounding industries, such as housing.(Photo: AP) 827 CONNECTTWEET 85 LINKEDIN 24 COMMENTEMAILMORE The Federal Reserve's expected hike in its benchmark … Continue reading How Fed Rate hike could affect Housing, Autos

It’s Official: The Fed Finally Raises Rates

The Federal Reserve made the long-awaited, much-anticipated announcement on Wednesday afternoon that federal funds target rate will increase by 25 basis points from its near-zero level where it has been since 2006. The announcement came as the Fed wrapped its eighth and final Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting of 2015 on Wednesday afternoon. The … Continue reading It’s Official: The Fed Finally Raises Rates

With Fed rate hike expected, 5 things to look for Today

With Fed rate hike expected, 5 things to look for Wednesday With Fed expected to raise rates, here are 5 things to look for Wednesday By Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer 7 hours ago In this Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, file photo, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen removes her glasses as she testifies on Capitol … Continue reading With Fed rate hike expected, 5 things to look for Today

15 Ways to Fake a Clean House

Check out these tips from Bob Vila 12/10/15

How to Realistically Hunt for a Home

From USNews 11/13/15 You've met with your lender, selected a real estate agent and you're finally to the fun part -- house hunting. But even if you have a big budget, the chances of finding a home with that three-car garage, marble countertops and everything on your Pinterest board are slim. Still, that doesn't mean … Continue reading How to Realistically Hunt for a Home

The votes are in: readers divided on pricing trajectory

From FirstTuesday 12/7/15 Are current home prices going to continue their recent upward trend, have they peaked or are prices in decline? Our readers are starting to lean toward a peaked home-price situation compared to their general beliefs one year ago. In a recent first tuesday poll, we asked where current real estate prices are … Continue reading The votes are in: readers divided on pricing trajectory

Woman Turns Home Into Giant Gingerbread House for the Holidays

From Yahoo Homes 12/8/15 When Christine McConnell decorates her house for the holidays, she decorates her house.  Literally. She decorates the whole thing. Earlier this year, Christine brought Halloween to life with a “Monster House” that looked like something straight out of a Tim Burton film. Now that Christmas is fast approaching, the spooky decor has … Continue reading Woman Turns Home Into Giant Gingerbread House for the Holidays