Understanding Title Insurance and How It Impacts Your Mortgage Loan
Title insurance protects you and your lender from title disputes and other ownership issues that may arise. Here are just a few ways that title insurance can impact your mortgage.
The List (aka what financial documents you should keep safe—and dry)
(This post originally ran in July of 2011, but in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, it seems pertinent to run it again--especially in light of the advice in the last paragraph.) How many of you have legal and financial documents stashed in different drawers in different locations? Perhaps you have some in your home safe, some in drawers in the bedroom, others in the den and more in the office. What happens when you become sick or die? Does any one person know where all the documents are located? Probably not, including you. The Wall Street Journal published a very interesting article, The 25 Documents You Need Before You Die, addressing just this problem. The article was two pages long, very detailed and well written, so let me give you a synopsis of…
How to Trust God With Your Decisions and Stop Looking for Neon Signs From Above
Decision making is no fun. Especially when the decisions we’re struggling with could have life changing or drastic repercussions, or at a minimum have lots of pros and cons to consider. That’s why in my Proverbs 31 devotion running today, I shared about being frustrated with having so many important decisions to make, and how I …
Mobile Home Repair Guide Resources
We have gathered important ideas, tips, and advice for DIY help in keeping up on repairs that come up with your mobile home.
How to Secure Your Boat for a Hurricane
Expert tips to protect your boat from an approaching hurricane.
Farmland Experts on Why Values Remain High Despite Low Commodity Prices
If you've been frustrated that land values feel artificially high, you're not alone.
How to Fix a Garbage Disposal
How to Tell Your Barber How to Cut Your Hair
For most guys who aren’t barbers, it can be tough to describe how we want our haircut. If you’re the kind of guy who has trouble articulating the type of haircut you really want, here are a few mens haircut terms that you can use. Mens Haircut Terminology Arch – The arch is the area …
How to Maintain an Air Conditioner
Central air and window conditioners require routine maintenance to keep them operating at peak efficiency. It's important to know how a system's main parts function. Learn to troubleshoot a central air and room conditioner system.
Seven Big Lawn and Garden Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them
Most homeowners make mistakes in their yard. Gardening and lawn care are full of crazy do's and don'ts, nature doesn't always cooperate and who has the time to make things perfect? Here are seven of the biggest blunders people tend to make in their yards.