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7:11 a.m. March 1, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
My fiancé wants me off the deed and mortgage to our new home. If I don’t agree, he says we’ll stay engaged forever ‘The house is appreciating daily due to its location, and he wants his children to inherit it. He wants me to pay rent, which essentially leaves nothing for my children’‘The house is appreciating daily due to its location, and he wants his children to inherit it. He wants me to pay rent, which essentially leaves nothing for my children.’
7:19 a.m. Feb. 27, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘My sisters and I disagree on most things, but never could I have imagined how our relationship would end’ My sister put our mother in a nursing home, where she died of COVID-19. Should I take legal action against her or the nursing home?My sister put our mother in a nursing home, where she died of COVID-19. Should I take legal action against her or the nursing home?
6:57 a.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
When my parents died, my sisters and I split their estate. I chose a painting that may be worth $50,000. Should I tell them? ‘The process of dividing their estate was done equitably, and without stress or rancor. Until now’‘The process of dividing their estate was done equitably, and without stress or rancor. Until now.’
1:02 a.m. Dec. 24, 2020 - By Hal M. Bundrick
The best Black Friday deals to look for at Lowe’s in 2020 Discounts on tools, appliances, holiday decor and other home productsLowe’s is discounting many of the products DIYers crave: tools, smart home products and flooring.
1:01 a.m. Nov. 23, 2020 - By Courtney Jespersen
What to buy and what to skip this Black Friday Your guide to getting bargains Nov. 27Though Black Friday still exists in 2020, it won’t be the same experience. Here’s a guide to getting the best bargains Nov. 27.
7:05 a.m. Nov. 19, 2020 - By Hal M. Bundrick
Lowe’s Black Friday: Store hours and the best deals for 2020 How to save money at the home improvement store this yearLowe’s is discounting many of the products DIYers crave: tools, smart home products and flooring.
1:02 a.m. Nov. 18, 2020 - By Lauren Schwahn
How to pick the right side gig Millions of Americans are turning to the gig economy to make moneyBefore you rush into a side gig, scrutinize the risks, the pay and other important details. Here’s how.
6:08 a.m. Nov. 13, 2020 - By Annie Millerbernd
How to create a home office on a budget Here are tips for managing the costs, plus financing options for more extensive projectsIf you’re ready to start building your home office, here are tips for managing the costs, plus financing options for bigger projects.
11:02 a.m. Nov. 7, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
I filed for bankruptcy after rehabbing my husband’s home. Now he wants an open marriage and says I own nothing. I feel trapped and bamboozled ‘I don’t pay bills, which has left me pondering the idea of just staying with him out of convenience — but at what cost to me mentally?’‘I don’t pay bills, which has left me pondering the idea of just staying with him out of convenience — but at what cost to me mentally?’
1:28 p.m. Oct. 24, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My mother-in-law is narcissistic. My father-in-law is selfish. My brother-in-law is amoral. How do we protect our inheritance? ‘My mother-in-law has dementia and relies on her husband as a caretaker. We cannot rely on her help in this matter at all’‘My mother-in-law has dementia and relies on her husband as a caretaker. We cannot rely on her help in this matter at all.’
5:34 a.m. Oct. 14, 2020 - By Liz Weston
Is it valuable or is it junk? How to get rid of old stuff Your kids don’t want your treasures—here’s what to do with it allIt’s hard enough to realize your adult kids don’t want your stuff. The next challenge is figuring out what to do with it all.
6:08 a.m. Sept. 30, 2020 - By Erica Loberg
‘A criminal sociopath:’ Judge-appointed conservator drained my mom’s estate and kept us from her The exploitation is all too common. How to prevent it from happening to your familyA daughter’s experience with a conservatorship gone wrong—and how to prevent it from happening to your family.
12:16 p.m. Sept. 26, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘He doesn’t give me any money’: My husband has been making secret payments to his parents. Should I tell him to stop? ‘I told him that I too have desires to make investments, plan for our future and wear nice jewelry’‘I told him that I too have desires to make investments, plan for our future and wear nice jewelry.’
9:28 a.m. Sept. 24, 2020 - By Ed Yardeni
Why the U.S. economy will soon recover and get back to the good old days of 2019 Ed Yardeni: ‘Almost everyone in the U.S. last year was doing better than ever’ Ed Yardeni: ‘Almost everyone in the U.S. last year was doing better than ever.’
7:13 a.m. Sept. 21, 2020 - By Jonathan Clements
10 money lessons I wish I’d heard — or listened to — when I was younger Buying a house shouldn’t be your top goal — retirement should beBuying a house shouldn’t be your top goal — retirement should be
2:32 a.m. Sept. 8, 2020 - By Jacob Passy
Fleeing the city for the suburbs? Consider these 5 ways the move could affect your finances Online searches for home listings with suburban ZIP codes grew 13% this spring compared to the same point in 2019Online searches for home listings with suburban ZIP codes grew 13% this spring compared to the same point in 2019.
1:02 a.m. Sept. 8, 2020 - By Lauren Schwahn
How to adjust your school supplies budget for the online classroom If things keep changing, here’s what to expect, and what you can hold off buying, for nowHere’s how to tailor your spending for distance learning amid the uncertainty.
1:02 a.m. Sept. 2, 2020 - By Amrita Jayakumar
Moving? What you should know about doing it in a pandemic It’s going to take more planning and more moneyBe prepared for extra expenses, and try these tips to make moving day safer.
11:16 a.m. Aug. 15, 2020 - By CD Moriarty
There is more to picking a place to retire than low taxes — avoid these 5 expensive mistakes It starts with the hidden cost of moving. And then doing it more than once.It starts with the hidden cost of moving. And then moving more than once.
12:59 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - By Richard Eisenberg
‘I just wished at one point there could be a fire,’—Some insight into the emotional turmoil of downsizing The author of ‘Downsizing: Confronting Our Possessions in Later Life,’ has some advice, and why it’s worth doingWhen asked how to get rid of stuff, those who have done it say: ‘Don’t wait. Start early. Do it while you still can.’
11:32 a.m. Aug. 7, 2020 - By Brittany Anas
Five growing post-COVID industries and where their jobs are A few industries are showing positive signs of recoveryWhich industries are set to grow the most in the post-COVID world? We asked the experts.
7:26 a.m. Aug. 6, 2020 - By Kimberly Blanton
More cuts to 401(k) matches are coming Suspending matching contributions has become somewhat of a recession traditionSuspending matching contributions has become somewhat of a recession tradition
7:23 a.m. Aug. 6, 2020 - By Paul Brandus
New blow to workers: Some companies are cutting 401(k) contributions This couldn’t come at a worse timeThis couldn’t come at a worse time
8:14 a.m. July 14, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
‘You feel like you’re being social — and responsible’: These Americans turned their garages into bars Many Americans are enhancing their homes to get a break from the monotony of a summer with fewer options for funMany Americans are enhancing their homes to get a break from the monotony of a summer with fewer options for fun.
9:38 a.m. July 13, 2020 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
‘We’re saving every penny we can’: What life will look like for this 66-year-old man when his extra $600 unemployment ends The extra $600 week provided under the CARES Act has been ‘a godsend’ to Ray Maslyk, who has been out of work for almost two monthsThe extra $600 week provided under the CARES Act has been ‘a godsend’ to Ray Maslyk, who has been out of work for almost two months.
12:58 a.m. July 8, 2020 - By Ilene Raymond Rush
No, your kids don’t want your old stuff, but there actually are people who do Selling 30 years-worth of couches, chairs, rugs, records and office equipment is very satisfyingTo have strangers enter your house and rave about pieces you hardly noticed is surprisingly satisfying.
9:27 a.m. July 1, 2020 - By Sheryl Jean
Worried about going back to the gym? Here’s a guide to staying fit at home Plus, the ‘sweet spot’ for the right amount of exercise for your immune systemYou don’t need a gym, expensive equipment, special clothing or a large space to do many activities at home.
8:33 a.m. June 24, 2020 - By Steph Wagner
Failing to secure your financial future and 4 other common mistakes women make during divorce How to achieve a better resolutionHow to achieve a better resolution
12:29 p.m. June 16, 2020 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
The extra $600 Americans receive in weekly unemployment benefits ends in July — how that could cost the U.S. more jobs For every dollar spent on unemployment insurance, there’s a multiplier effect leading to a 1.64 increase in GDP, research showsFor every dollar spent on unemployment insurance, there’s a multiplier effect leading to a 1.64 increase in GDP, research shows.
11:09 a.m. June 16, 2020 - By Michael Brush
Robinhood traders could learn from this growth-stock investor who’s beaten indexes by a wide margin for years Don’t let beginner’s luck fool you into making a painful mistake. John Malooly of Wasatch Ultra Growth explains how to pick winners and prevent your portfolio from blowing upDon’t let beginner’s luck fool you into making a painful mistake. John Malooly of Wasatch Ultra Growth explains how to pick winners and prevent your portfolio from blowing up.
2:45 a.m. June 15, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Azek IPO: 5 things to know about the maker of decking, patio and other outdoor products Azek is loss-making and highly leveraged, with $1.2 billion of debt, as it seeks to go public during a pandemicAzek Co shares soared more than 22% in their trading debut Friday, as the U.S. IPO market continues to look resilient during the pandemic.
11:54 a.m. June 13, 2020 - By Bill Bischoff
2020 looks like an unprofitable year for rental properties. How to handle the taxes If your rental property throws off tax losses, things can get complicatedIf your rental property throws off tax losses, things can get complicated.
5:19 a.m. June 9, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
This is the insurance bill for damage and looting during protests over George Floyd’s death — and that’s just in Minnesota ‘It’s going to take a bit of time for the insurance industry to understand the full implication of this’‘It’s going to take a bit of time for the insurance industry to understand the full implication of this.’
9:07 a.m. June 1, 2020 - By Mary Ann Sternberg
All the ways assisted living and senior housing could serve residents better A lack of social and mental stimulation and inability to connect digitally leaves seniors confused and isolatedTotal shutdown and isolation has left a resident with Parkinson’s confused and alone.
2:43 p.m. May 28, 2020 - By Liz Lucking 
NYC’s Phase 1 reopening could send up to 400,000 employees back to work After months in lockdown, how the city will start returning to life is taking shape as mayor outlines plan for June restartConstruction, manufacturing, wholesale and restricted retail have been given the greenlight to reopen in the first phase.
1:04 a.m. May 28, 2020 - By KBB Editors
The 10 best affordable family compact cars Looking for something smaller? These zippy cars are all below $25,000These cars offer plenty of cargo space, value, and safety features, and have MSRPs lower than $25,000.
9:35 a.m. May 19, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
This is how fast Americans are spending their stimulus checks — and here’s a breakdown of what they’re buying Economists looked at the spending and saving habits of more than 1,600 people who received their stimulus check by April 21 Economists looked at the spending and saving habits of more than 1,600 people who received their stimulus check by April 21.
7:35 a.m. May 19, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
‘Opening up does not mean social activities’: Your coronavirus guide to safely commuting, shopping, traveling and visiting the doctor as states reopen Tips on navigating life, work and commerce without a coronavirus vaccineTips on navigating life, work and commerce without a coronavirus vaccine.
9:47 a.m. May 15, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My son is staying with me, yet my financially irresponsible ex-husband received his $500 stimulus check. Is my ex right to keep it? The combination of ethics, divorce agreements, the law and the IRS leads to a long and winding road filled with pot holes, sharp turns and speed bumpsThe combination of ethics, divorce agreements, the law and the IRS leads to a long and winding road filled with pot holes, sharp turns and speed bumps.
1:01 a.m. May 7, 2020 - By Kimberly Palmer
This is the perfect time to teach teens about credit 5 ways to prepare Gen Z for the real world of debt and financesHere are five ways to prepare your Gen Z child’s credit for the real world.
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