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Your Second Home: Saying "No" to People Who Want to Use Your Vacation Home for Free

Owning a vacation home is one of life’s greatest joys, and you’ve probably earned it (or else you wouldn’t be able to pay for it). But it isn’t all hot toddies by the slopes and daiquiris on the beach at sunset. You have to take care of your second home, which can be tough from afar. And there are expenses associated with owning a second home, like regular maintenance and caretaking if you can’t be there as often as you would like.

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First Time Buyer Guide: Should I Get a Credit Card to Help My Kid Build Credit?

Are you a  planner? Are you already looking ahead and considering what it will be like for your child to buy her first home? Helping her establish good credit is a great first step. Good credit can take a while to build, and a history of responsible credit card usage can help. But there are a few things to consider before taking out the card in your child's name.

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