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29 secrets for holding a successful garage sale

Are you ready to stop hoarding all that stuff around your house and turn it into cash? Then you’re ready for a yard sale!

Shortcuts to Success With Seeds


Planting can be dirt cheap.Who says you can’t grow money? A study by Burpee Seed Company found just $50 invested in seeds and fertilizer can produce $1,250 worth of groceries each year. Think about this. At the supermarket, a single pound of spinach will set you back $3.83. But for less than a dollar, you could buy seeds and grow up to 6 pounds of spinach. Check out these expert tips to learn how gardening from seed helps you cash in on crops.

The Top 4 Tax Filing Goofs Made by Seniors

 Turn 65 this year? You can increase your standard federal deduction by $1,600 if you’re single and $2,600 if both you and your spouse are 65 or older.

4 Home Hacks Save You Hundreds on Heating and Cooling Costs

Change it up.
Experts say changing the thermostat 10 degrees from your normal setting for eight hours a day can save you 10 percent on your energy bill.

4 Easy Eats That Steady Your BP

Go nutty at breakfast.
Researchers think omega-3 fatty acids may help the walls of your blood vessels relax and widen, helping your blood pressure go down.
To add omega-3s to your diet, toss some English walnuts on your morning oatmeal.