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Shop for Tires With Confidence

When shopping for tires, some drivers will pick the cheapest set available. Others will choose the ones made by the brand with the best reputation. It’s less likely that a vehicle owner will spend hours on research to find the best set to suit his or her vehicle needs. The good news is you don’t

Understanding Extended Warranties

Nobody wants an unexpected car repair bill dropped in his or her lap. An extended warranty is a safeguard against that headache.

How to Vet a General Contractor

Start with these questions as you embark on your quest to find the right contractor for your home renovation project.

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Your Money – Reverse Mortgages

Retirement fantasies often involve world travel or golf somewhere warm. Unfortunately, as you approach retirement age, you may be less concerned with the fun stuff and more worried about how to afford it. A reverse mortgage can help you meet the financial demands of retirement by letting you cash in on the value of your

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Life Insurance 101

No matter how far you are along life’s path, a life insurance policy can help protect those who mean the most to you.

In Alaska, Fiery Fall Foliage is a Breathtaking Contrast to Snow-Capped Peaks

Fall is far from a shoulder season in Alaska. In fact, for those who enjoy travel without the crowds, it could be the best time to visit the Last Frontier. From late August through October, the Alaskan sky shimmers in shades of pink, purple, yellow and blue while the red and gold foliage provides a

Deion Sanders’ 1974 Toyota Celica

One of the best cornerbacks in NFL history, Pro Football Hall of Famer “Prime Time” Deion Sanders has become one of the most electrifying personalities on television. When he’s not on TV as a football analyst, Sanders partners with Stand Together, a nonprofit that helps individuals in Dallas escape poverty, and Prime 5, an initiative

10 Things to Look For in a Private School

Selecting a school for a child is one of the most important decisions a family makes. For those with the means to pay for education, private elementary schools and secondary schools regularly offer smaller class sizes, a more flexible curriculum and religious studies. A report from EducationNext, a scholarly journal published by Stanford University, also

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Is Your Battery Zapped?

Car batteries hate extreme temperatures. It’s one reason so many fail in the summer heat. Periodically disconnecting the car battery to clean its terminals with water and baking soda can help extend its life, said AAA’s Car Doctor John Paul. But all automotive batteries will fail eventually. Here are a few signs yours is on

4 Car Repairs to Make Before It’s Too Late

Paying for car repairs is about as much fun as a trip to the dentist. And, like the dentist, some people will go to great lengths to avoid a trip to the shop. But drivers who skip or delay important repairs expose their vehicles to dangerous situations and costlier fixes down the road, AAA’s Car