If there were such a thing as an Appliance Graveyard, mine would have plenty of headstones. I have gotten rid of quite a few appliances that used to take up lots of space in my cupboards.
Good news is I didn’t bury ...Read more
(UPI) An animal shelter in North Carolina is seeking the owners of a particularly hefty guest: a 30-pound cat that was brought in as a stray.
Chatham County Animal Shelter on Monday shared a photo of the tubby gray tabby ...Read more
(UPI) A dog owner in Scotland shared photos of her golden retriever with her litter of puppies, one of which stands out for its rare green coloration.
Louise Sutherland said her family was shocked when Rio, their 3-year-...Read more
The owner of a hair salon in a small town enjoyed the serenity of knowing that his was the only salon in town. He was responsible for cutting and styling the hair of just about every resident.
His income allowed him to ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Our financial lives have become a series of debit card swipes.
We swipe for groceries. We swipe for gas.
We tap our toes with impatience if we find ourselves behind someone using something so seemingly ...Read more
Q: I recently flew from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport on United Airlines. The gate from which I was boarding my flight in Chicago was a shared gate with another United ...Read more
Dear Edith: My aged parents are about to put their house in my name. What are the tax implications for me, other than annual property taxes? Is this considered a gift that I have to claim as income? -- M.
Answer: First, ...Read more
So you've got the keys to your new home. Your move begins and you want to begin to hang your collection of art, and other collectibles or your Aunt Joanne's quilt, but are stumped on how to start.
First, figure out ...Read more
Medical Billing Horror StoriesSharon Hollander
Anecdotes and real case studies ripped from the headlines about what doctors did which got them into trouble. The case studies are true stories of medical professionals that got into trouble with the FBI, Medicare or the Office of Inspector General. A must read for healthcare professionals ...
Dear Family Coach: Sometimes I notice that my child acts like a know-it-all. She is constantly raising her hand in class and telling her friends the best way to do play a game or do any task. Her friends are getting ...Read more
Quite honestly, many of us can only wonder how anyone falls for some incredibly old tricks in the hacking book. Like, really, who sits down at work and opens an attachment connected to a vague request in an email without ...Read more
At long last, banks are becoming a little more generous with savers.
But the emphasis here is on "a little." If you have been looking around for higher interest rates, you'll be able to find an appetizer now, but not a ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Ari Gold has closed another deal.
Actor Jeremy Piven, known for his role as the power agent on the long-running HBO show "Entourage," has bought a home in the Mount Olympus area of Hollywood Hills West for ...Read more
Question: We’ve just been informed that our 7-year-old son has been effectively “expelled” from the private school he attended last year because of repeated instances of stealing small items from classmates ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: My wife lets my 10-year-old sit in the front seat of the car. She says it's no big deal, but it freaks me out. Am I overreacting? -- Scared Dad
Dear Dad: You aren't overreacting. The safest place for ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Quicken Loans arguably has the mortgage industry's squeakiest-clean image -- named by J.D. Power as No. 1 in home loan customer satisfaction for seven years in a row and No. 1 in loan servicing for three ...Read more
Here in this glorious summer of rose, pinot grigio is the odd wine out. It's not as decisive as sauvignon blanc. It's not as controversial as chardonnay. It's the sort of wine one is served on Ladies Drink Free Night at ...Read more
What's the most fun? Maybe the Rocky Mountain hikes, the horseback riding, the chance to do crafts and eat homemade ice cream. We are after all in Estes Park, Colorado, at the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park.
But ...Read more
Honda unveiled its all-new 2018 Accord sedan in midtown Detroit earlier this month, perfectly timed to challenge the new 2018 Toyota Camry for supremacy in midsize sedan sales.
If that excites you about as much as a pair ...Read more
Q: The left taillight on my pickup is somewhat dimmer than the one on the right side. It's not bad enough to go through the trouble and expense of having fixed it. But it bugs me. Any chance you have some tips about making...Read more
More U.S. households are headed by renters than at any point since 1965, according to a new Pew Research Center study based on data from the Census Bureau.
The number of renters has "increased significantly" in the past ...Read more