Posts Tagged ‘costs’
 
 
 
Finance
 

DIY tips to check windows and doors and save on utility costs year-round

With temperatures dropping, now is a good time to improve your home’s energy efficiency. Drafty windows and doors can dramatically increase heating and cooling costs. That’s why it’s important to perform a wal...
 
Auto
 

How older drivers can cut vehicle costs

(ARA) – For most of us, driving is a necessity, and so is doing it as cost-effectively as possible – even in retirement when most of us stay in our suburban homes. Saving money on automobile-related expenses like ga...

 
Finance
 

Expert advice on keeping your health care costs down

Health care expenditures totaled roughly 2.6 trillion dollars in 2010, more than 10 times what they were in 1980. Average families are feeling the increases – health insurance premiums for a typical family of four have in...
 
Green Living
 

How to keep cool and cut home energy costs

The warm weather and long days of summer can give us a free and easy feeling – that is, until it’s time to pay the utility bill. Utility costs can add up fast with increased use of the air conditioner, appliances an...
 
Green Living
 

Lower summer energy costs and get a facelift for your home

During summer, many of us look forward to fun-filled days at the pool or beach, but we definitely don’t look forward to exorbitantly high cooling bills during the heat of the season. A typical single-family home shells ou...