Buying in 2018? 7 Steps to Take Now

Now is the time to get things in order for a home search next year. If you’re thinking about buying a home in 2018, November and December are the perfect time to “warm up” for...

The best insurance policies to have in your 30s

There are the insurance policies to consider getting when you hit your 30s. If you're in your 30s you're probably starting to make some serious life decisions. You may be thinking about renting or buying a...

Shop Smarter: 7 Money-Saving Shopping Strategies

Whether you're searching online for the perfect gift, considering a major home purchase, or just doing some casual window-shopping, arm yourself with this checklist of seven shop-smart strategies to ensure you're spending wisely and...

Buying property: save wisely and realize your dreams

For many Swiss people, owning their own home is a lifelong dream. However, property market prices are relatively high and banks are imposing stricter rules on mortgages than before. Do you want to buy...

Insurance, the Smart Home, and the Business of Keeping Customers Engaged

How insurance (insurtech) and other industries are keeping customers engaged through smart-home technologies, remote IoT services, product warranties and client communications. The one-time boring insurance business is teaching the smart-home industry a thing or two...

When Renting Out Your Home Can Help You Buy a New One

One of the biggest obstacles homebuyers will face is being able to show enough income to offset their debts — in addition to a proposed housing payment. If you don’t show enough income to...

Assess Insurance Needs

You manage risk at the portfolio level; here's how to address it in other parts of your plan. One of Warren Buffett's most famous maxims is that there are two rules of investing. The first...

Bulk Buying Basics: What to Buy, How to Store, and Money Saving Tips

When you think about buying foods or other items in bulk, you might picture an underground bunker in some remote area with enough supplies to survive a zombie apocalypse. Bulk buying is no joke,...

Can You Afford to Buy a New Home and Rent Out Your Old One?

Being a landlord isn't for everyone -- but it might be just right for you. When it comes to buying a new home, most people decide to trade up to gain additional space, live in...

8 Foolproof Tips for Choosing Art for Your Home

Unless you’re an art curator, gallery owner, or artist, chances are that buying art does not come very naturally to you. During a visit to artist Zoë Pawlak’s studio in Montréal a few years...

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