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02 Oct 18

Amy Schmitt

Here’s how much money people in their 50s have in their 401(k)s

By age 50, retirement-plan provider Fidelity recommends having at least six times your salary in savings in order to retire

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27 Sep 18

Amy Schmitt

How to Make a Seamless Cross-Country Move

Ensure your belongings arrive at your new home hundreds (or thousands) of miles away. Of the 11 percent of the

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25 Sep 18

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These 4 upgrades can lower the cost of your homeowners insurance

Opting for some voluntary upgrades not only reduces your risk, but it can also save you as much as 35

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20 Sep 18

Amy Schmitt

The Single Best Way to Sell Your Home This Fall, Revealed

You may have heard that spring and summer are the top home-selling seasons, and that fall is as dead as

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14 Sep 18

Amy Schmitt

To-Dos: Your September Home Checklist

Prep your home for cooler weather with these tasks to do in an hour, over a weekend and during the

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13 Sep 18

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11 Of The Best Home Buying Tips

Buying a house whether it’s your first or fifth — can be a bumpy process. Between the financing, the availability

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21 Aug 18

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Real Estate Agents Answer: What’s The Biggest Mistake That Buyers Make?

Navigating the real estate market can be tough. It’s only natural that some people are going to make missteps. With

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15 Aug 18

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Seattle buyers continue to get good news in latest real estate report

Though we’re still in what’s considered “peak real estate” season, the doldrums of summer are giving way to better news

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04 Aug 18

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Housing crash a distant memory for Seattle homeowners, Zillow says

Now may be the best time to sell in Seattle, considering more than 97 percent of homes are worth more

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