Infographic: How to Practice Piano for Your Best Results
What’s the best way to practice piano? If you really want to become a better piano player, you’ll need to have a plan in place when you sit down at the keys. Here, online piano teacher …
How to Buy Consignment Furniture
Five tips for buying secondhand furniture from seasoned dealer Bruce Tilley of Decor NYC
Four Tips for Selling Your Diamond Jewelry
The is a guest post by Barbara Diggs, a Paris-based freelance writer specializing in personal finance. When Christine Clifford’s marriage ended two years ago, she found herself solely responsible for the payments and maintenance of her
Question: What Was Your First Handgun, And Do You Still Own It?
When I first got my permit, my first ever handgun purchase was a Ruger SR9c. Yes, I still have it, but honestly . . . not because I really want&hellip
How to Flush a Water Heater
Have you flushed your water heater lately? This boring but important chore should be done at least once a year to remove sediment that accumulates on the bottom of the tank. That's especially true if you live in a hard-water area. The task is easy to blow off because it's out of sight—but skipping it is costing you a lot. Sediment buildup reduces the heating efficiency of your water heater.
How to Clean Jewelry At Home
You don't need fancy jewelry cleaner to get your silver to sparkle. Try these everyday items, most of which you probably already have in the house.
How to Deal With a Pawn Shop
A pawn shop can be a good place to get a few extra dollars if you need a loan or a quick sale. Pawn shops typically allow you to either sell an item outright, or place the item in the temporary care of the store in exchange for a cash...
'Pawn Stars': How Much Cash For 200 Lbs. Of Silver?
More than 10 years ago, a man bought 200 pounds of silver. But that was during a different economy. With the current state of the world, the price of sil...
How Pawn Shops Work
If you have never dealt with a pawn shop before, you may be unaware of how a pawn shop works. You may even be making incorrect assumptions about pawn shops because the way the media perceives them is often in a dark light. The truth of the matter is that pawn shops are far from the scary. One way to describe a pawn shop is to refer to it as a permanent location for an ongoing garage sale. However, pawn shops are particularly unique because they also provide collateral loans. If you are confused, read on to learn about the different things you should know before visiting your local pawn shop Collateral Loans The thing that pawn shops are known most for is the fact that they offer quick cash in the form…
How Much Are Your Rare Coins Worth?
An official Red Book is a basic coin price guide for people who are familiar with coins and want to find out about old coin values.