Kara McGuire writes about all things related to personal finance. Follow our coupon clipping, retirement saving, bargain hunting, budget mama as she saves, spends and searches for ways to keep more money in her wallet – and yours.
I've been so busy this week with my upcoming column about local authors writing money books, a Sunday housing story and today's daily on home prices improving, that I haven't had much time to work on poor Ka-Blog!
I was just about to head home, but I saw this e-mail about a new state program starting Oct. 1 aimed to help homeowners make energy efficient home improvements and stimulate the economy.
It's called Project ReEnergize and there are a few interesting things about it. For one, there are no income requirements. You can also qualify for this rebate program on top of the $1,500 IRS tax credits for energy efficiency.
You can receive up to $2,500 for replacing windows, pumping your house with insulation and performing attic air sealing. I had to read the FAQ to understand that that basically means sealing the holes from your ceiling to your attic.
Here are the program requirements:
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