Business / consumer service

Angi hits earnings as CEO says company is benefiting from home improvement cooldown

An earlier version of this report misstated Angi’s adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization for the most recent quarter. It has been corrected. The home improvement craze is slowing down, and it’s actually proving beneficial for Angi Inc. The company, which combines the former Angie’s List and HomeAdvisor services, grew revenue 23% in …

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‘Something snapped in him’: My contractor boyfriend of 2 years dumped me. He said I used him to fix my house.

I have been with my boyfriend for over two years and he recently dumped me which surprised me, blindsided me and left me so confused. We spent every weekend together; he called me at 8:30pm every night and I always woke up to a good morning text. When I met him, I was in the …

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‘I spend a fortune on home maintenance. I realize my other husband basically lives in my house for free’: What is a fair way to split the costs?

I am a retired 62 year old woman. I was widowed in 2006 at the age of 46 and raised my two children (now 24 and 27) alone. I used my husband’s life insurance money (about $500,000) to maintain our home, provide childcare, and put both kids through college without student loans. I also invested …

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