Sean O'Neill

Temptation: Island
real estate

Temptation: Island

How to own or rent your own cays to paradise.
August 30, 2007
Get a Deal on Last-Minute Vacations
Spending

Get a Deal on Last-Minute Vacations

If you're dreaming of an late-summer escape, use these strategies to save hundreds of dollars on 11th-hour airfare, vacation packages, cruises, Europe…
August 22, 2007
Buying Your Own Island
real estate

Buying Your Own Island

Dream about owning your own little piece of paradise? Here's how to make it a reality.
July 31, 2007
Upscale-Shed Sourcebook
spending

Upscale-Shed Sourcebook

We provide a list of seven manufacturers of backyard sheds.
January 31, 2007
Backyard Getaways
real estate

Backyard Getaways

They're much more than sheds. Think of these structures as detached cottages that can stretch your living space.
January 31, 2007
What You Need to Know About Gifts of Love
Spending

What You Need to Know About Gifts of Love

Valentine shopping? Here's something to love: getting a sweet deal. We tell you how.
January 31, 2007
What You Need to Know About E-Learning
College

What You Need to Know About E-Learning

The New Year is a good time to evaluate your career and education goals. Are online courses and degree programs a good fit for you?
January 3, 2007
What You Need to Know About Your Dry Cleaner
Spending

What You Need to Know About Your Dry Cleaner

A missing or ruined garment can get you really steamed. Here's what to look for -- and what you should expect -- from a good dry cleaner.
December 31, 2006
What you Need to Know About Hiring a Plumber
Home & Real Estate

What you Need to Know About Hiring a Plumber

Five tips for not getting soaked.
October 31, 2006
Find Cheaper Gas Faster
Saving

Find Cheaper Gas Faster

Checking online for the best gas price in town can result in significant savings, especially now.
October 4, 2006
What You Need to Know About Moving
Spending

What You Need to Know About Moving

We give you six tips to save money and find a reputable mover.
September 30, 2006
What You Need to Know About Time Shares
real estate

What You Need to Know About Time Shares

They don't make great investments, but a slice of a vacation property may be better than no property at all.
August 31, 2006
Fare Game Plan
Spending

Fare Game Plan

Three sites scour the Web for good deals and advise you on the best time to book.
August 31, 2006
What You Need to Know About Hiring Some Help
real estate

What You Need to Know About Hiring Some Help

Ask friends for referrals, look for experienced workers, get a written agreement and don't forget to pay household employee taxes.
July 31, 2006
Island-Buyer's Checklist
real estate

Island-Buyer's Checklist

Five things to know before you indulge in your own private retreat.
July 31, 2006
Short-Term Paradise
real estate

Short-Term Paradise

Not ready to buy? You can rent an island for a memorable vacation.
July 31, 2006
Wrap it up and Make it Home
spending

Wrap it up and Make it Home

Find the perfect architect for your upscale prefab.
June 30, 2006
What You Need to Know About ETFs
Investing

What You Need to Know About ETFs

Exchange-traded funds are easier to understand and use than their names suggest.
June 30, 2006
Fabulous Prefabs
real estate

Fabulous Prefabs

Save money with an upscale dwelling that arrives on a truck and goes up fast.
June 30, 2006
Do You Feel Lucky?
spending

Do You Feel Lucky?

If you're willing to bet on your favorite team making it to the championship, check out these futures markets for sports nuts.
May 31, 2006
What You Need to Know About Air Travel
Spending

What You Need to Know About Air Travel

You can boost your odds of receiving your preferred seat, extra legroom and a flight that leaves on time.
May 31, 2006
Traveling With Tots
spending

Traveling With Tots

If you're taking to the skies this summer with an infant or toddler, a little preparation can go a long way toward saving you money -- and your sanity…
May 19, 2006
What You Need to Know About Buying a Dog
spending

What You Need to Know About Buying a Dog

Man's best friend can cost you a pretty penny -- from exams and vaccinations to prescriptions and medical insurance.
April 30, 2006
Take a Chance
Your Business

Take a Chance

Diane Warren, a Grammy-winning songwriter who has composed dozens of top-ten tunes, maximized her earning potential by forgoing a salary and striking …
April 30, 2006
Need a Bigger Buzz?
spending

Need a Bigger Buzz?

Discover what makes a perfect drip coffee maker.
April 30, 2006
5 Things to Ask About Espresso Makers
spending

5 Things to Ask About Espresso Makers

Get a coffeehouse-quality brew at home.
April 30, 2006
Simple Ideas Work
Saving

Simple Ideas Work

Investing regularly and living below their means helped Paul and Doris Cloud amass a million-dollar portfolio before age 50.
April 30, 2006