Dealing with the death of a parent is challenging, but selling their home can be fraught with land mines, particularly if they die without a will. The task can be a difficult and long process — or relatively quick and painless. Much depends on the heirs’ ability to ask for help and hiring a professional who knows the local housing market.
Navigating emotionally draining divorce cases is never easy, but in California, judges will now have more leeway to determine who gets the family pet. California is the third state to adopt a law that allows judges to consider what’s in the best interests of the animal rather than treating the pet like other inanimate property, such as a car.
Losing your wallet is stressful. Even if it's returned quickly, you will likely need to replace your credit cards. Learn what steps to take if your wallet, along with your credit cards, is lost or stolen and how you can protect yourself from theft.
A couple has been making this Philadelphia home livable again — with guidance from the National Trust.
The U.S. is in the grips of an affordable housing crisis. Until recently, tech companies ignored the housing market. Today, a growing number of property tech ("proptech") startups are working to make buying and renting more affordable.
He’s been a war correspondent. He’s covered popes and presidents. He’s written about AIDS and sexual abuse. He made NY restaurateurs blanch as food critic for The New York Times. It all began for Frank Bruni at The Daily Tar Heel, reviewing obscure rock albums and penning a personal column.
Realtors and brokers need to have a game plan for managing their online reputation, including how they'll monitor and respond to reviews, whether they'll solicit feedback from clients, and how they'll deal with potentially "fake" negative reviews.
Some credit cards are designed to meet the needs of jetsetters, offering waived foreign transaction fees and travel perks and rewards. But, depending on what you're looking for and how much you're willing to pay in annual fees, other types of cards might be a better fit.
You see the benefits of using volunteers at your shelter, for you as well as them. But are you overlooking a potential pool of volunteers—namely, people with physical or developmental disabilities—because you struggle to decide how they might fit into your programs?