How to Save Money on Loans and Credit

With all the downsides to the so-called credit crunch, there is one bright spot. If you need credit, you can now save big time. Interest rates are at all time low and are likely to stay there for the foreseeable future. Nobody should drown himself or herself in debt in a time when debt has swallowed so many. Nevertheless, for those able to pay, interest rate costs are as small as they are ever likely to be. Here are some effective strategies on how to save money on loans and credit.

Mastering Frugality – Depression Era Living Skills

The Depression was a famous time in our history, and many people marvel over how folks living during that time made do with very little at all and managed to survive. Items we take for granted and throw away easily today would never have seen such a fate during the Depression.

The Interesting History of Modular Homes

Prefabricated modular homes have long been considered cheap and not very well built. However, factory direct modular homes in today’s market go above and beyond what was accepted in the prefab home of the past. Custom modular homes are now available, which allows those who cannot afford to build a custom home, the luxury of detailing their new abode to their own taste.

Garage Door Opener Installation

Home garage door opener installation is not a simple do it yourself job. Even so, the job is a lot easier today than it was with units manufactured in years gone by. You can certainly install the opener yourself provided that you are confident in your own abilities to do so.

Pros and Cons of Home Study Distance Learning Courses

If you have been weighing up the pros and cons of home study distance learning courses versus traditional campus study, you have no doubt been asking friends if they know anything about correspondence courses. You will get a whole raft of both positive and negative opinions from whomever you ask.

The Importance of Home Safety Security Systems

Has the idea of installing a home safety security system been knocking around in your brain for a while? If you are someone who is concerned about securing the safety and well-being of your family, then it has probably been on your mind for quite some time.

How to Conserve Energy in the Home

Home heating and energy costs continue to rise unabated with the price of gas, electric and oil all sharply increasing. However, there are some simple steps that you can take to lower your household energy bills while giving you some spare cash to put towards more important things. With the aid of the following tips, you too can be well on your way to conserving rather than using.

How to Compare Light Bulb Types

When buying light bulbs for their home, the first thing folks will look at is the wattage thinking that the higher the number, the brighter the light. However, the reality is that wattage is a measure of power consumption and not brightness.