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10 Cities Where You Can Still Buy a Home for Under $150,000 Homes & Real Estate April 27, 2022
With the average home price in the United States around $337,000, you may think that buying a place of your…
housing market
Will the Housing Market Crash? Homes & Real Estate April 22, 2022
Although real estate prices have been red-hot over the past couple of years, there are some indications that the market…
How Much House Can I Afford Based on My Salary?
How Much House Can I Afford Based on My Salary? Debt April 18, 2022
How much house can you afford to buy? Whether you're renting or planning to upgrade from a current home, it's…
Home electricity
What Are ‘Idle Loads,’ and How Are They Costing You Big Bucks? Homes & Real Estate April 15, 2022
As the temperatures rise across the nation, it’s good to be mindful of the amount of energy we expend in…
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New Report: Cheapest Cities for Renters Homes & Real Estate March 24, 2022
Apartment rents are on the rise, according to a new report from Rent.com, which shows that the average rental rates…
When Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Instead of Investing?
When Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Instead of Investing? Investing & Retirement February 28, 2022
Should you pay down your mortgage beyond the minimum or invest instead? If you're among the 85 million American individuals…
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Should I Buy a House in This Crazy Real Estate Market? Homes & Real Estate February 21, 2022
If you want to buy a home right now, be forewarned that the real estate market is a tough one…
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3 Things To Consider Before You Get Solar Panels Homes & Real Estate February 11, 2022
Solar panels have made it possible for many homeowners to save money on their energy bills, and that, of course,…
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The #1 Thing Clark Howard Hates About Solar Panels Homes & Real Estate December 20, 2021
Solar panels have been marketed as a great way for Americans to save on energy costs. But, as with any…
Is There a Safe Way To Invest in Real Estate?
Is There a Safe Way To Invest in Real Estate? Homes & Real Estate December 15, 2021
You've decided to invest in real estate. Now what? Real estate has been a hot commodity of late, generating some…
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How Old Is Too Old To Take Out a Mortgage? Mortgages November 1, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. What Age Is Too…
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Why It Might Be More Expensive To Heat Your Home This Winter Homes & Real Estate October 21, 2021
With winter just around the corner, it's likely only a matter of time before you turn on your furnace. Unfortunately…
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A Company Wants To Buy Our Solar Energy Certificate. Should We Sell? Homes & Real Estate October 11, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, by money expert Clark Howard. We Just Bought Solar…
Home downsizing savings
Report: How Much Downsizing Can Save You in 20 Cities Homes & Real Estate October 1, 2021
Downsizing has many advantages, and saving money is at the top of the list. You'll likely cut your expenses if…
Why Rent Prices Are Skyrocketing Right Now
Why Rent Prices Are Skyrocketing Right Now Homes & Real Estate September 14, 2021
Are you seeing rent prices going up, up, up? No matter where you live in the United States, you're not…
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Is It a Good Idea To Roll My Credit Card Debt Into My Mortgage? Mortgages August 4, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Should I Roll My…
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What Is the Best Way To Keep Track of My Mortgage Payments? Mortgages July 26, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. How Can I Keep…
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Our Mortgage Has Been Held by 5 Banks. Can I Ask My Credit Union To Purchase My Mortgage? Mortgages July 19, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Can I Ask My…
The Only Reason You Should Make an Improvement to Your Home
The Only Reason You Should Make an Improvement to Your Home Homes & Real Estate June 30, 2021
If you’re planning a home improvement project this year, money expert Clark Howard has one thing he wants you to…
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Is Now a Good Time To Build a House? Homes & Real Estate June 16, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. We’ve Bought Some Land,…
Will the Housing Market Crash?
Will the Housing Market Crash? Homes & Real Estate June 8, 2021
Rising home prices have led people to wonder whether the United States is in a housing bubble. More importantly, are…
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If You Buy a House With Cash, Does It Change Clark’s 10-Year Rule? Homes & Real Estate June 7, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. If I Pay Cash…
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DIY Decor: Ways To Upgrade Your Home for Cheap Homes & Real Estate May 27, 2021
Are you looking for ways to upgrade your home with some do-it-yourself projects? The COVID-19 pandemic has given many of…
Pay off mortgage early
Use These Tips To Pay Off Your Mortgage Early Homes & Real Estate May 24, 2021
Paying your mortgage: something you do every month for decades of your life. It's great to be able to be…
major home purchase
Follow These Steps When Making a Major Purchase for Your Home Homes & Real Estate May 3, 2021
If you’re thinking about making a big purchase, there are some ways to go about it that can save you…
best time to sell a home
Report: When Is the Best Time To Sell Your House? Homes & Real Estate April 30, 2021
If you’re planning on selling your home, choosing the right time to do so could mean the difference between a…
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Where Do We Get a Homeowners Warranty on Appliances? Homes & Real Estate April 14, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Wanted: A Homeowners Warranty…
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Does Making Your Mortgage Payments Early Have Any Benefit? Homes & Real Estate February 15, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Is There Any Benefit…
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Report: 10 Places Where Rent Is Getting Cheaper Homes & Real Estate February 11, 2021
Rents are edging down in many of the largest 100 counties in the United States according to a new report…
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Should I Pay a Company To Lock Down My House Title or Is It a Scam? Homes & Real Estate February 10, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, by money expert Clark Howard. Do You Need…