Trying to keep your head above water? What to look for in a plumber.

Trying to keep your head above water? What to look for in a plumber.

  Finding a good plumber can be challenging. Thankfully, there are things that you can do to ensure that you find a plumber to fit your needs.   When hiring a plumbing company such as ClearView Plumbing and Heating to repair your pipes, there are a few questions that you should ask.   Some of …

You have what it takes to build your own home.

Build your own dream home.

  Finding your dream home is something that can take a lifetime for many people.   Your house is probably going to be the most expensive thing you buy in your whole life, so naturally, you want to get it right!   That’s why the idea of buying a home that you aren’t 100% sold on …

The financial costs of chronic illness.

The financial costs of chronic illness.

  We all suffer from bouts of ill health from time to time, and in the vast majority of cases, it’s a short-term thing, which is over within a few days at most.   Not everyone is so lucky, however. When chronic illness develops, it can have an enormous impact on a household, whether the …

Injured? Here’s how to minimize the financial impact.

Injured? Here's how to minimize the financial impact.

  When we’re kids and we hurt ourselves, we obviously feel pretty rotten on account of our boo-boo.   Once we’re adults though, injuries can be even more troubling with the financial impact they can have.   If you’ve had a serious injury, here’s some of my best advice for minimizing the huge financial blow …

Is a move on the cards? How to make sure you find the perfect property.

Is a move on the cards? How to make sure you find the perfect property.

  Have you outgrown your home?   Are you downsizing?   Or do you simply fancy a change of scenery?   Whatever your motive for moving, it’s important to make sure you find the perfect property.   Moving house is a major upheaval, and it involves significant financial and emotional investment, so you want to …

5 public health issues to watch for in 2017.

5 public health issues to watch for in 2017.

  As 2016 comes to a close, public healthcare is on the minds of many Americans.   Declining health in the elderly population, the rise in non-communicable diseases, and the need for more comprehensive maternal healthcare is leading to shortages in qualified public healthcare providers, funding, and resources.   As we move into 2017, we …

A first time buyer’s guide to finding and buying your first home.

A first time buyer's guide to finding and buying your first home.

  When you are thinking of buying your first home, there are lots of different things to consider. To start with, the whole process can feel like a bit of a minefield.   There are lots of different options, and people will tell you differing views on what they think is best. Some might say …

Take time for yourself as you grow old gracefully.

Take time for yourself and grow old gracefully.

  In many ways, you get your life back once your children leave you in your empty nest.   While it can be a sad time, it’s also your chance to take your life back into your hands. You’ll finally be able to grow old gracefully, take time for yourself, and enjoy your free time again.   …