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Cathie Ericson writes about personal finance, real estate, health, lifestyle, and business topics. When she's not writing she loves to read, hike, and run. Find her @CathieEricson.

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How to Minimize Heat Damage to Your Car

Your car doesn’t like to be hot any more than you do. Sun damage can affect your car’s interior and exterior, so check out these easy ways to minimize heat damage to your car. Continue Reading How to Minimize Heat Damage to Your Car

Safe and smart | Car safety

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How to Sell Your Home (Part 5): 6 Tips for Surviving a Home Showing

Home showings can be stressful. But if you keep all your valuables locked up in one place, you can make the process a little easier. Find out 6 tips that’ll make it easier.  Continue Reading How to Sell Your Home (Part 5): 6 Tips for Surviving a Home Showing

DIY hacks | Home and garden

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How to Sell Your Home (Part 4): 5 Things to Fix Before Selling Your House

Do you really need to invest time, effort, and money into improving the house you’re selling? Here’s what to fix (and what to leave as-is). Continue Reading How to Sell Your Home (Part 4): 5 Things to Fix Before Selling Your House

DIY hacks | Home and garden

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How to Sell Your Home (Part 3): How a Realtor Chooses Your Home Sales Price

Find out exactly what a real estate agent considers when setting your home sales price, from the number of days on the market to your upgrades. Continue Reading How to Sell Your Home (Part 3): How a Realtor Chooses Your Home Sales Price

DIY hacks | Home and garden

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How to Sell Your Home (Part 2): 6 Simple Tricks For Staging Your Home Like a Pro

Have you ever walked in a house that’s for sale and been wowed by the owner’s chic taste? Chances are good they’ve staged the home. Here are 6 ways to do it yourself. Continue Reading How to Sell Your Home (Part 2): 6 Simple Tricks For Staging Your Home Like a Pro

DIY hacks | Home and garden