Stories That Pay Off: Help! I drained my savings and am spiraling into panic.

One reader writes in for advice on what to do when you've just depleted your savings account on a big purchase.

Stories That Pay Off: How to set boundaries with your co-workers

This week, experts explained how to set limits with colleagues, how to avoid these common renting mistakes and more.

How to “hack” your way to mortgage-free housing

Learn how to house-hack like a pro with the help of a real estate agent.

How long does it take to buy a house? Here’s how much time and money you need to become a homeowner.

How many dollars and years do you really need to buy a home? Here's what to expect, depending what you want and can truly afford.

How a perfect credit score can improve your life — and the only 3 things you need to know to get it

Your big dreams — like snagging your ideal job, home, car or apartment — depend on your credit score and history. Knowing three low-stress principles can help you build perfect credit from scratch.

A new exhibit reveals what apartment life is like for elite North Koreans

An exhibit in Seoul reveals how apartments are changing for Pyongyang's wealthy.

Cheap places to live 2017: Hate roommates? 10 US cities where one bedroom rent costs less than $900

Here are the 10 best and 10 worst big U.S. cities to live in if you hate sharing your space.

How high does your credit score really need to be?

7 ways good credit can make you richer.

7 of the most surprising things you can buy with bitcoin — right now

Bitcoin prices keep rising, but the cryptocurrency is more than an investment asset: A luxury development in Dubai will let you buy a studio apartment with bitcoin. Here's what else can you buy.

Is it time to buy your first home?

After a decade of apartment life, a Pittsburgh couple purchased their first property in the city.

Housing hacks to save money and make smart choices — whether you rent or might want to buy a home

Is it better to rent or buy a home? How do you get a great deal on a rental apartment — or otherwise save money on housing? Here's how to make the best choices possible.


Lifecycling: Simple ways to live sustainably

Ease into a less wasteful style of living that works for you.

Honolulu High-Rise Fire: Sprinkler could have contained blaze that killed 3, injured 12, chief says

A sprinkler system "without a doubt" would have helped lessen the impact of the fire.

You can cycle straight up a wall with this self-powered elevator

It's the intersection of a ladder and a bicycle.

Woman kicked out of pool for wearing "inappropriate" one-piece bathing suit

"This is how rape culture continues to grow," the woman's fiancée wrote in a viral Facebook post.

UK government rehouses Grenfell Tower fire victims in luxury apartments

The 68 luxury apartments are part of a social housing initiative to rehouse Grenfell families.

Here's how much you should be paying in rent — and how to spend less on housing

What is the maximum price you should pay for monthly rent? This rule of thumb will help you save money.

Grenfell Tower Fire: Death toll rises to 17, officials say

At this point, officials don't expect to find any more survivors.

Grenfell Tower fire: Fatalities reported, more than 50 hospitalized after massive London fire

It's not clear yet what caused the massive blaze.

How to lower your housing costs by $700 a month — or more

Slash the expenses you pay for your house or apartment with these three extreme-savings moves.

What $1,000 a month rent gets you in the 10 biggest US cities

Cheap rent for a true one-bedroom can be found in several big American cities.


San Diego pool party shooting leaves 1 dead and 6 injured

The gunman pointed his weapon at police, who then fatally shot him.

'The Boy Downstairs' review: Zosia Mamet shines in her post-'Girls' film

'The Boy Downstairs' is a B+ movie with an A+ performance by Zosia Mamet at its core.

How to rent a home you love for as little money as possible

7 simple steps to snagging your dream apartment or house, getting an amazing deal on rent and signing a fair lease.

Urbanears releases first-ever connected speaker with a variety of colorways

Both models come in six colorways including dirty pink and goldfish orange.

Want to break your apartment lease? Here's how to get out of a rental agreement legally.

What happens if you need to end your lease early? Find out about the possible consequences of breaking a lease.

Cheap rent alert: 7 cities where renting is way less expensive than in the big city nearby

Looking for the best places to live in the United States? Try these affordable commuter cities.

Want affordable rent? Here are the best and worst cities for renters in America.

These are the 5 cheapest and 5 most expensive places to rent a home in the United States.

New Jersey bomb scare: Latest on "hoax" device found attached to Linden pay phone

A hoax bomb, with wires attached to a pay phone and what appeared to be dynamite, was detonated by police in Linden Tuesday night.

How to sell property in 'GTA 5 Online': Why you should buy a home and when to give it up

Buy low and sell high when you deal with property in 'GTA 5 Online.'