Buying 20 Tips to Downsizing, Part 2 of 4 – Coping with Treasure

20 Tips to Downsizing, Part 2 of 4 – Coping with Treasure

By Paula Spencer Scott, Caring.com Author Helping a parent downsize for a move can be complicated. Where you see a houseful of stuff to sort and toss, your parent is apt to see treasures, essentials, and a lifetime of memories. Here are Tips 6 through 9 of 20 expert-tested ideas to avoid the “junk wars” and make downsizing …

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Buying 20 Tips to Help You Downsize – Part 1 of 4 – Sort

20 Tips to Help You Downsize – Part 1 of 4 – Sort

By Paula Spencer Scott, Caring.com Author Helping a parent downsize for a move can be complicated. Where you see a houseful of stuff to sort and toss, your parent is apt to see treasures, essentials, and a lifetime of memories. “To let go of what we have around us is to confront a very different living …

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Buying Moving? Should You Rent or Buy?

Moving? Should You Rent or Buy?

From www.AARP.org: Jane Bryant Quinn is a personal finance expert and author of  Making the Most of Your Money NOW. She writes regularly for the AARP Bulletin. You’ve decided to sell your house and move to something smaller or to another town. As a homeowner, you naturally think of buying again — a house or maybe a condo. But …

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