Family & Lifestyle

The family and lifestyle choices needed to be made on a daily basis seem endless. Our articles offer a vast amount of information of various family and lifestyle topics to help make smarter daily decisions.

Everything You Should Know About AARP

Millions of Americans are moving into the age bracket surrounding retirement. Their needs in life and the workforce are changing. They have substantially different health care costs and transportation requirements from the rest of the population.

Smart Ways to Save Money on Flights

Though horror stories abound regarding flight delays, lost baggage, and terrible service, flying is still the quickest and safest way to travel from one point to another. Gone are the days when only the elite few could travel as flying has become more affordable over the years. It still isn't "cheap" and for those on a tight budget, flying can seem out of reach.

How to Make Memorial Donations

It is common for people that see the frustrations and sorrows of others to want to do something to help them. Since not everyone can take the time to get into the trenches of actually doing the help, there is a rightful place for wanting to make donations to aid of those that are doing the work. However, while it is common for people to feel empathy for those that are in need, it is equally common for others to feed on that empathy to fund themselves, instead.

How to Furnish Your Rental Easily and Affordably

A new rental is always a fun and exciting opportunity to make your home look comfortable and stylish. Unfortunately, the cost for brand new furniture and home decor can quickly add up. Fully furnishing a home will easily cost thousands of dollars if you are not careful while shopping.

How to Declutter Your Home to Sell

If you are beginning the process of selling your home, you already know how a deep cleaning, fresh paint, and an attractive entry or curb appeal are important steps to get the best possible price for your home. However, the first step you should take before the cleaning, painting, and flower planting begins is clearing out the clutter.In the real estate market, decluttering typically means clearing away family photos, crowded bookshelves, stuffed closets, and any items that get in the way of a potential buyer envisioning themselves living in the house.

How to Ask Friends and Family to Help You Move With Success

Moving is something that almost everyone will have to go through at some point in your life. It is easier to do when you are younger and don’t have much furniture, but moving grows in difficulty as you start to accumulate more household furnishings.If you have a lot of things to move you are probably gearing up to ask your friends and family for help.