Category Archives: Saving Money

A Lower Payment is Your Choice

94% of purchasers last year opted for a fixed-rate mortgage at some of the lowest rates in home buying history.  Yet, some of them will pay more in interest than necessary based on the time they’ll own the home. If … Continue reading

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Will the “Good Life” Be Ready When You Are?

The Life of Riley was a TV show from the 50’s starring William Bendix but the title’s origin came from an expression meaning that a person was living the “good life.” Most people envision themselves living the good life by … Continue reading

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Protect your Credit Cards

This was sent out recently by the Cheverly Police Department and it’s great advice! In light of recent major point of sale credit card compromises, the Cheverly Police Department recommends you reassess your knowledge of credit card protections and best … Continue reading

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Winter Weather and Your Home Insurance Policy

John McGuirk, a local insurance agent, sent the following and it sure is timely! If you have insurance questions or needs, give John a call! His contact information is at the bottom of this post. This time of year is … Continue reading

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Metro Senior Discount Cards

From Delegate Doyle Niemann: Metro offers significant discounts to people over 65. This includes half price fares on then Metro and bus rides as low as 80 cents. But to get these, you need a yellow Metro "Senior SmarTrip" Card. … Continue reading

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