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Recognizing Potential Major Expenses in a New Home

When you see a new home you like on the market, it’s easy to get distracted by all the features you love – the wrap-around backyard deck or the spacious recreation room that has plenty of space for entertaining. You just need to make sure that in all your excitement ...

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Home Away From Home: A Guide for Michigan RVing Adventures

It’s officially summer road trip season in the Mitten! Whether you’re a rookie or well-versed RVer, Michigan’s open roads await and are ready to explore. While the ‘90s are definitely having a comeback, we’ve spared you the stress of unfolding a paper map and instead put together a go-to guide ...

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Deciding on a Discretionary Move

Sometimes we don’t get to choose whether or not to sell our home and buy another one. Circumstances, such as a job relocation, may make that decision for us. However, most often, the decision to move is discretionary. Sometimes people move simply because they think it’s a good idea. They feel ...

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5 Plants You (Almost) Never Have to Water

Gorgeous, cheap, and practically carefree — what’s not to love?!   Image: jasminam/Getty   Every plant needs water. But drought-resistant varieties need only dainty sips once they’re established, making them perfect for low-rainfall areas and low-energy gardeners. Native plants have the best chance of surviving dry summers or whatever nature throws at them, according to ...

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