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Is Renewable Energy Worth the Upfront Cost?

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Energy efficiency, renewable energy and going green, are terms that have become more prevalent in everyone’s vocabulary these days. It seems that everyone wants to live sustainably. Plus, green methods are perceived to be easier on your budget in the long-run. But are they really worth the upfront cost? Here are some of the different types of renewable energy, plus their costs and ... Read More »

Should You Hire a Housekeeper?


Chores – the dreaded tasks of everyone, no matter your age. Housework, laundry, scrubbing the toilet – no one likes doing it but these things are necessary to stay clean and sanitary. But it can be hard to prioritize these things over other items in our daily schedules that are more fun. After a long day of work, or even ... Read More »

4 Simple Ways to Save Money on Moving Costs

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Moving is never fun. Sure, the end result – getting to live in a new house – is fun, but the process of actually moving all of your stuff from one place to another can be a serious hassle. Whether you are moving just across town or all the way across the country, you certainly want to do your best ... Read More »

7 Ways to Save Time and Money on Laundry


Laundry is probably the most dreaded chore of any kid, mom and adult. Personally, I think it’s the worst part of being a grownup, outside of paying bills of course. 😉 We know it has to be done, but why does it seem to be constant? Unfortunately we can’t wear our clothes forever without washing. If you did, you’d start ... Read More »

5 Precautions You Should Take with Unstable Roommate

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Living on your own for the first time is a heck of an experience. Getting out from under the watchful eye of mom and dad and living by your own rules feels like the ultimate freedom. That is at least until you live with an unstable roommate who doesn’t quite live by the same rules you do. Living with someone ... Read More »