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Teresa Mears

Teresa Mears is a website publisher, writer, blogger and editor who was raised to be frugal. In her 35 years as a journalist, she has written for papers ranging in size from the weekly Portland (Tenn.) Leader to The Los Angeles Times. She was an editor for the Miami Herald for more than 17 years, overseeing coverage of home, real estate, family and other subjects. She has also been a contributor to The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Dallas Morning News and other publications. When she’s not writing about Florida deals, she writes and edits for MSN Money and does the Listed blog for MSN Real Estate. Teresa owns and operates Miami On The CheapFlorida On The CheapFort Lauderdale On The CheapPalm Beach On The CheapOrlando On The Cheap, Florida Keys On the Cheap and Jacksonville On The Cheap, as well as Baltimore on the Cheap and Washington, D.C., on the Cheap.

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 July 10, 2014  Posted by  At Home Comments Off
How to buy a foreclosure home

Buying a foreclosure can be a good move, but don’t expect to find smoking deals. A good foreclosure, like any other good listing, is likely to draw multiple offers.

Jun 232014
 June 23, 2014  Posted by  Family, Hot Deals, Money Comments Off
11 essential documents for unmarried couples

Estate planning and medical surrogate documents are essential for everyone, but they’re particularly important for unmarried couples. Here are 11 documents or provisions you need. Some are important for single people and married people as well.