Is getting the homebuyer tax credit worth rushing your purchase? Maybe and maybe not.
Even if you can't, it's a foot in the door for sanity -- finally.
How is a time-share like a marriage? They're both easier to get into than out of.
You can use the money for all kinds of things. One young couple used it to buy peace of mind.
Where is it written that you need to live like a pharoah? To attain bumhood, you need a home you can truly afford.
It's not nearly as good a deal as you may think.
Luckily for the sellers, the buyers announced on their wall how much they loved the place -- before they closed the deal.
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Consumers are very status conscious in Asia, Africa and other emerging-market areas. This is especially true in China.
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Americans can kill two birds with one stone by filing their taxes and buying health insurance at the same time.
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