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For a lot of us, spring is the time to clean and consolidate. The sight of a newly-cleaned-out garage or attic provides instant gratification—especially if you can donate some of your rarely used things to those in need. Many of us forget, unfortunately, that our homes...

Life is good. Everything is going so well in life right now. You just moved up in the company you work for, you’ve got a great new place close to where you work. Maybe you’re hoping to get married, or perhaps there’s a new baby...

You’ve picked out the perfect Christmas present—an engagement ring. Her family is on board and sworn to secrecy. The plan is all set. It will be the best engagement ever. Then, you go to the jeweler and see the price tag on the ring. Suddenly,...

We don’t know about you, but the winter doldrums have us dreaming of a warm, sunny vacation. With snow still threatening in some parts of the country even now, a summer vacation might seem pretty far away. But there’s no better time than now to...