MainStreet's Most Popular Stories of the Week

In case you missed anything, here is a recap of our 5 top stories from this week:

Story #1 – 5 Skills You Can Learn for Free
Looking for a job? Or maybe you’re just bored? We’ll show you where to learn to mix cocktails, become a tech geek, get in shape like a Navy SEAL and more at no cost to you.

Story #2 – Freegans: There’s Cash in That Trash
The freegan lifestyle may not be for everyone, but these dumpster diving scavengers are getting dozens of clean, untouched food and furniture for just the cost of asking.

Story #3 – Estate Planning Dos and Don’ts

Is your family prepared financially if something were to happen to you? Do you know the best way to donate land? Your best bet is to get started today with these simple, boiled-down Dos and Don’ts of estate preparation.

Story #4 – Your Mortgage: When It’s OK to Walk Away
The unfortunate rise in the number of underwater mortgages across the country has many homeowners wondering if they would be better off walking away from the property. Although these are extreme case scenarios, we’ll tell you when it’s ok to call it quits.

Story #5 – Live Healthy to Save Cash
Eating healthy doesn’t always have to mean spending more. The better approach is to use these tips to keep fit and avoid paying the price down the line.

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