Quarter shortage creates two-bit black market in coin-operated Seattle

Quarter shortage creates two-bit black market in coin-operated Seattle

Seattle may style itself the capital of the information economy, but the “bits” that matter most to locals like Heidi Thorsen are the quar...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Is your company monitoring your work at home?

Is your company monitoring your work at home?

WASHINGTON — Despite evidence that working from home has not diminished U.S. productivity during the pandemic, employers are increasingly turnin...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Home buyers remain in a tough bind, chasing after homes amid steeply rising prices.The average price per square foot in Chicago is up more than 25% in...

November 27th, 2021 |  



How to cope with a stressful housing market

How to cope with a stressful housing market

As she hunted for a home this summer, first-time buyer Xinyu Li found herself feeling emotionally overwhelmed. She and her boyfriend had several offer...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

A will allows you to distribute your worldly goods, select a guardian for minor children and name an executor to carry out your wishes.But you should ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Why revised history is important in the job market

Why revised history is important in the job market

The American job market is a laggard, but it is catching up faster than it may first appear.The U.S. economy is bigger than it was before the COVID-19...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Are you paying $2,000 a year for a useless parking spot?

Are you paying $2,000 a year for a useless parking spot?

If you want to save money on housing, here’s a tip: Avoid shouldering the costs of accompanying parking spots.Parking spots are among the more e...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Land transfers, Nov. 18-24

Land transfers, Nov. 18-24

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Nov. 18 -24, 2021. Figures reflect the sell...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Legal-Ease: Loan repayment priorities and processes

Legal-Ease: Loan repayment priorities and processes

Many of us have borrowed money and used real estate as “collateral” for that loan of money. These arrangements essentially provide that if...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Carmakers have miles to go to hit Biden’s fuel economy goals

Carmakers have miles to go to hit Biden’s fuel economy goals

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s calculation of modest gains in carmakers’ fuel economy last year spotlight the need for a rapid...

November 26th, 2021 |