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  • ‘You’re Throwing Money Away’ and Other Myths About Renting November 28, 2018 'You're Throwing Money Away' and Other Myths About RentingLove flexibility? It may be time to rethink renting’s bad reputation.   Renting often gets a bad rap. It’s true that some aspects of being a renter are less than glamorous, but it’s not all bad. In fact, the number of renters is on the rise, and the traditional mindset about renting is changing. Let’s debunk three of the most common ... Read more...
  • Scams to be aware of this Holiday Season November 21, 2018 Scams to be aware of this Holiday Season Don’t Let Scammers Ruin Your Holidays It’s bad enough that the sprint to buy holiday gifts this month can exhaust you as much as running a marathon. What’s even worse is the heartache that can result if you fall for these seasonal shopping ho-ho-hoaxes. PHOTO BY: GETTY IMAGES Package Theft ’Tis the busy season for package deliveries. And some 23 ... Read more...
  • 14 Temporary & Removable Adhesive Products All Renters Should Know About November 20, 2018 14 Temporary & Removable Adhesive Products All Renters Should Know About (Image credit: Diana Paulson)        By Dabney Frake Nov 4, 2018 Renters like nice things too! And, thankfully, each year more and more products emerge that are removable and won’t jeopardize your security deposit when you move out. So, you can fix up your space temporarily and not sacrifice style. Here are ten rental-worthy products—all adhesive—to consider. (Image credit: ... Read more...
  • Fitting a kitchen table into a small Apartment November 13, 2018 Fitting a kitchen table into a small Apartment      I remember my very first apartment. Way back when ~~~ never mind we won’t go there. I used a round patio table with two old tippy lawn chairs. The chairs were the plastic web kind. And if you leaned to far to either side you would tip over. I remember having a ... Read more...
  • The Truth About Toxic Mold (and How to Get Rid of It) November 6, 2018 The Truth About Toxic Mold (and How to Get Rid of It)Don’t let the mold panic set in just yet — it might not be as bad as you think. Mold is everywhere. It grows on the sides of houses, it blackens surfaces like brick and concrete, and it thrives in the soil of your yard and garden. Indoors, mold lives in sink drains, shower grout, houseplant potting ... Read more...