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Rent is the New Buy

Like renting? Well, you’re not the only one!

A recent study shows that renters are making a home without the responsibility of repairs and the debt of a mortgage. 56 more words


Tia and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Today sucked.

Well, let me rewind.

The “suck” actually started last night when I spent over two hours trying to obtain a digital certificate in order to transfer money from my Korean bank account to my American one. 478 more words


Hey, New York Times, Can you please NOT?!

Congratulations to the New York Times for consistently being able find white, wealthy people, no matter how irrelevant their story, to portray how cheap and up for grabs Harlem is. 194 more words


Where to?

I never thought I would be homeless. But I was, and so were my children.

After I made the decision to close the daycare I had to take a long hard look at my finances.   869 more words

why not ever being able to own your land is positive

No one is able to own land. Each ‘owner’ of land pays a mortgage to the previous owner and taxes to the state. Once the mortgage is paid off taxes are still collected, making the ‘owner,’ an eternal renter. 129 more words

Positive Thinking

lighting & other renter woes

Now that we’ve renewed the lease on our apartment, I’m newly motivated to make this place our own and change the things that still bug me one year in. 211 more words