7 Essential Ways to Protect Yourself When Hiring a Contractor

Get at least three bids.  Price is not the only consideration, but it’s pretty important….obviously. 🙂 Have a detailed conversation about the job with the contractor. Follow it up with a written description of the agreed upon work. Set a written payment schedule that is based upon scheduled milestones in the project.  Do not pay … Read more7 Essential Ways to Protect Yourself When Hiring a Contractor

5 Simple Steps To Graduate from College Without A Fortune in Student Loans (And what to do if you already did)

Take your pre-requisite classes at a community college and pay cash as you go. Get creative with textbooks.  Buying used is a no brainer, but there are other options.  Check out this article with great ideas like sharing, renting, or buying an older edition if you can find it.  If you do buy, resist the urge to … Read more5 Simple Steps To Graduate from College Without A Fortune in Student Loans (And what to do if you already did)