Just because you feel like a house doesn't mean you have to shop in the house department.
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Being able to cook, farm and otherwise be self-reliant equals a better life with less money, they say. But would a job be easier?
Nervous lenders are taking an more severe view of mortgage applications when one borrower is out on new-baby leave.
Forget hiking into the back of beyond. Pitch your tent a little closer to home.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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