For renters who are eager to buy now that prices have come down, and for owners who are looking to make a move, there are rules for you to follow so your new housing dream will give you security, not stress.
Video: Watch Suze explain to potential homeowners how to "Play House."
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Money Lesson: Live below your means but within your needs.