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  • New!Best Money Tips: Morning Routines of Successful People

    Best Money Tips: Morning Routines of Successful People

    Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on routines that successful people do every morning, Black Friday buzzwords that make you spend more, and productivity pick-me-ups to help you get things done.Top 5…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:02pm -
  • New!10 Ways to Save Ruined Recipes

    10 Ways to Save Ruined Recipes

    Do you routinely create havoc in the kitchen? Turn that frown upside down! There are a number of food hacks that can help in even the most helpless situations and result in something utterly… well, edible. (See also: Learn to Love Cooking With Thes…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:00pm -
  • New!Best Deals for Tuesday 11/25

    Best Deals for Tuesday 11/25

    Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Up to $200 off Best Buy Early Access Black Friday Deals, J.Crew Facto…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:54pm -
  • New!Ask the Readers: What Are You Most Grateful For?

    Ask the Readers: What Are You Most Grateful For?

    One of the major themes of Thanksgiving is gratitude. Ideally, we would show our thanks for the important (and the not so important) things in life every day of the year, but it can sometimes be left on the wayside when life gets busy or difficult. T…
    - 11 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • New!7 Ways Auto-Payments Can Screw You

    7 Ways Auto-Payments Can Screw You

    Setting up automatic bill payments can be a great way to avoid late fees and save time. But if your attitude is "set it and forget it," auto-payments can also come back and bite you in the butt. (See also: 5 Ways to Automate Your Finances)Watch out…
    - 11 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:30pm -
  • New!6 Habits That Are Quietly Eating Your Brain

    6 Habits That Are Quietly Eating Your Brain

    Bad habits — everybody's got 'em. But did you know that some of them are actually making you dumber? That's right, just as you can engage in practices that boost your brain power, there are other actions — including some you may be taking right n…
    - 15 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • New!The 5 Best Credit Cards With No Annual Fees

    The 5 Best Credit Cards With No Annual Fees

    There are still many credit card users who refuse to pay an annual fee. Some find that cards with annual fees fail to offer benefits that are valuable enough, while others just refuse to pay to use a credit card on principle.Choosing a card without…
    - 17 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • 10 Types of Neighbors That Are Costing You Money

    10 Types of Neighbors That Are Costing You Money

    I really like my nextdoor neighbor, Dave. He's quiet, friendly, and always willing to lend me his leaf blower. He also keeps his property in good shape. (See also: 6 Ways It Pays to Be Friendly With Your Neighbors)Not everyone is so fortunate to ha…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 11:00pm -
  • Best Money Tips: Netflix Hacks You Should Know

    Best Money Tips: Netflix Hacks You Should Know

    Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on Netflix hacks to make the most of your account, balancing your side gig with your day job, and how to deal when you're overwhelmed.Top 5 Articles5 Netflix Hacks…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • How to Make Your Kids Room Look Awesome for Under $100

    How to Make Your Kids Room Look Awesome for Under $100

    When it comes to kids, fancy doesn't necessarily equate to fun. Sure, most youngsters would love to have a rideable dragon to explore far-away lands. But they're also just as easily entertained by a really good coloring book. So if you want to design…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 7:00pm -
  • Best Deals for Monday 11/24

    Best Deals for Monday 11/24

    Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Macy's Thanksgiving Sale: Extra 20% off, Outdoor Lighting at Home Dep…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 6:30pm -
  • 4 Cheap, Easy Ways to Invest Your First $1000

    4 Cheap, Easy Ways to Invest Your First $1000

    Getting started in investing can be daunting — and even more so if you're starting with modest funds. (See also: The Only 4 Things You Need to Do to Start Investing)For starters, finding good investments with a low minimum is challenging. And cos…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 3:00pm -
  • 4 Magic Words and Phrases That Will Make You Sound Smarter

    4 Magic Words and Phrases That Will Make You Sound Smarter

    Smart is the new sexy.Ashton Kutcher said it best, "the sexiest thing in the entire world is being smart, being thoughtful, and being generous. Everything else is crap." (See also: Want to Be More Attractive? Work These 5 Magic Words (and Phrases)…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 6 Alternative Ways to Do Thanksgiving

    6 Alternative Ways to Do Thanksgiving

    Growing up, there was never any doubt about how Thanksgiving would be celebrated. Grams cooked the turkey and ham; the rest of us provided the traditional sides and desserts. Women and children ate at the "big" table, while most of the men migrated o…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Enter to Win Over $1,000 in Hedgeable’s Holiday Giveaway!

    Enter to Win Over $1,000 in Hedgeable’s Holiday Giveaway!

    In honor of the holidays, Hedgeable is giving away big bucks exclusively to Wise Bread readers including a $1,000 grand prize! They are also offering investment management services to all Wise Bread readers for FREE for 3 months! Happy Holidays!T…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • Best Money Tips: Eat Healthy and Amazing for $50 a Month

    Best Money Tips: Eat Healthy and Amazing for $50 a Month

    Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some terrific articles on how to eat healthy for $50 a month, financial moves to make in your 20s, and tips for living on one income.Top 5 ArticlesEat Amazing (and Healthy) for $50/Mo…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • 8 Free Apps to Boost Your Online Productivity

    8 Free Apps to Boost Your Online Productivity

    I feel fortunate to be in my thirties. In my opinion, it's the sweet spot for all things related to technology. I'm old enough to remember life before computers took over entirely. Yet, I'm young enough to quickly adapt and learn new things that make…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 7:00pm -
  • How to Host Thanksgiving in a Tiny Apartment

    How to Host Thanksgiving in a Tiny Apartment

    You've decided to accept the challenge of being the host with the most this Thanksgiving, but there's just one tiny problem — your smaller-than-small apartment. Time to panic? Nah. Before you cancel the fete, feast on these ways to work with what y…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • 12 More Grammar Mistakes That Are Making You Look Stupid

    12 More Grammar Mistakes That Are Making You Look Stupid

    Having bad grammar can be a job killer.Some employers won't hire people who use poor grammar.  Even in industries, such as IT, good grammar is a requirement.  Human resource experts see bad grammar as an obstacle to landing the job.…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 3:00pm -
  • Beware of These 5 Signs You're Becoming Less Frugal

    Beware of These 5 Signs You're Becoming Less Frugal

    There comes a point in every careful spender's life when they've become so darn good at this whole frugality thing that they no longer need to track their finances so strictly. It's not that they've earned the right to splurge, but rather they've ear…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 1:00pm -

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  • New!What to buy on Black Friday
    This is a guest post from former GRS staff writer Donna Freedman. Want to start a fight? Announce that you’ll be shopping on Thanksgiving Day. A whole bunch of folks will likely sigh and mourn the once-was-sacred Thanksgiving dinner with family. Wh…
    - 20 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 8:01am -
  • Preparing financially for a job search
    This article is by staff writer Honey Smith. Looking for a new job is a multi-faceted process. Many of the aspects of career-building that I have been discussing recently are applicable even if you are just trying to keep a job you already have. But…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Ask the Readers: Where can you get a last-minute seasonal job?
    This article is by editor Linda Vergon. When you think about getting extra money for the holidays, your first thought may be to get a job at your local mall. Retail is certainly one of the easier industries to break into to find a holiday job, and th…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Can a cash grocery budget save you money?
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. As I mentioned in my last article, I experimented with paying cash only for my October groceries. I had only one goal in mind: Spend less on groceries so I could save more money each month. Well, my littl…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • How the new healthcare law changes maternity care
    This article is by staff writer Holly Johnson. My husband and I got married in December of 2005 and spent the first few years of our marriage enjoying each other without the responsibility of children. Then, after a few years, I found myself longing…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • A six-figure income, and still paying off debt?
    This article is by staff writer Kristin Wong. At another site, I recently wrote about a tool that shows you online prices in terms of hours worked. I used a random item — a fancy coffee maker that costs $116 — as an example. It would take someone…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • The pros of experiencing the cons of poverty
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. At the beginning of October, I slipped five crisp Benjamins into my purse. I don’t usually carry any cash at all, so I was feeling flush with $500 in my pocket. It was all part of a simple experiment: Co…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Ask the Readers: How much are you budgeting for holiday travel?
    This article is by editor Linda Vergon. Nearly two thirds of Americans are planning to travel at least once between Thanksgiving Day and New Years Day this year, according to the Orbitz Holiday Travel Insider Index. The survey is based off the popula…
    - 12 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Indexing vs. stock-picking: You don’t have to choose sides
    This article is by staff writer Robert Brokamp. A discussion about personal finances can be a polite, congenial affair. Few people come to blows over insurance or budgeting. But some topics inflame financial passions, and one of them is investing. Fe…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • How I use negative feelings about finances to my advantage
    This article is by staff writer Kristin Wong. I have never had much patience for dwelling. Time is a limited resource and I want to use it in the best possible way. Dwelling is a waste. I also have little patience for sweeping things under the rug an…
    - 14 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Should you consider ETFs for your portfolio?
    This article is by staff writer William Cowie. Exchange-traded funds (commonly known as ETFs) are a relative newcomer to the American investment scene, having been approved to be publicly traded by the New York Stock Exchange just over 20 years ago.…
    - 15 days ago, 11 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Cold and flu season: Stock your medicine cabinet for less
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. Though our family has already had one sneak peek, cold and flu season is about ready to really get started. Because I would like avoid as many sick visits to the doctor as I possibly can, I decided to chec…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Ask the readers: How does media coverage affect your charitable donations?
    This article is by editor Linda Vergon. A 2006 study from The William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan showed how media coverage of the 2004 tsunami influenced charitable donations. For their analysis, they had to isolate the effect m…
    - 19 days ago, 7 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • How to curate your social media presence when job-hunting
    This post is by staff writer Honey Smith. Recently, I’ve been posting on job-related topics like networking strategies and job tenure. Because my current position entails working with college students, I’ve been asked on numerous occasions to ta…
    - 20 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Painless ways I save money in every category of my budget
    This article is by staff writer Kristin Wong. I get frustrated when people don’t understand what it means to be frugal. A few criticisms of frugality I’ve come across: Frugality is a waste of time. Frugality distracts you from earning more money.…
    - 21 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Is living without credit cards the best way to stay out of debt?
    This article is by staff writer Holly Johnson. Americans might be more responsible now than they were in the early 2000s when it comes to the use of credit. At least, that’s what the evidence from a Gallup poll taken earlier this year seems to sugg…
    - 22 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Do nice guys finish last … financially?
    This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle. While it wasn’t a dark and stormy night yet, an ice storm was coming. The last time we’d had an ice storm, we were kidless, and we lost power for five days. The romance of sleeping in front of the fire…
    - 23 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Ask the Readers: Is financial ability intrinsic or learned?
    This article is a guest post by Maggie O’Neill. Thanks to my big brother — and by that I mean my oldest brother — I’ve always had an interest in savings and retirement planning, although I haven’t been able to do much more than think about…
    - 26 days ago, 31 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • Is your 401(k) keeping up with the Joneses?
    This is a post from staff writer Robert Brokamp. Would you like to know how much your friends or relatives have in their 401(k)s? Of course you would! And once you found out, you’d compare their balances to yours. After all, most of us want to know…
    - 27 days ago, 30 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • What can we learn from Gen Y’s view of money?
    This article is by staff writer Kristin Wong. Recently, Fidelity released another survey about millennials and money. They found that 47 percent of us are saving for retirement. To me, that stat was really telling about our generation’s view of pe…
    - 28 days ago, 29 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • Investing: Two ways to beat average returns
    This article is by staff writer William Cowie. If you are serious about your financial future, you’ve got to be serious about investing. Enough has been said about that, so I won’t belabor the point. But here’s a financial maxim that can’t be…
    - 29 days ago, 28 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • What does your job tenure say about you?
    This article is by staff writer Honey Smith. Recently, I wrote about networking strategies that can help advance your career, and that got me to wondering what a “typical” career looks like these days. How have careers been affected by the Great…
    - 30 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • Ask the readers: Should we get married sooner to lower our taxes?
    This article is by editor Linda Vergon. Landen and his fiancé are planning to get married in the fall of 2015 and they’re starting to think about how to blend their financial lives together as they tie the knot. There are always a lot of decisions…
    - 33 days ago, 24 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • To what do you attribute your success — hard work or good fortune?

    - 34 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • Can getting one month ahead save your budget?
    This article is by staff writer Holly Johnson. Once upon a time, my husband and I were pretty clueless when it came to how we spent the money we earned at our 9 to 5 jobs. We made a decent income but struggled to keep track of where it was all going…
    - 35 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 11:00am -

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  • New!How to Build Your Resume in College

    How to Build Your Resume in College

    Building a resume is a tedious task, especially when you’re still in college. But a solid resume can help you score a great internship or land your dream job (and help you start paying back those student loans). Even though you might still be in sc…
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • New!Figuring Out the Path Forward

    Figuring Out the Path Forward

    Most of the questions I get from readers about their finances have some things in common. They’re at a crossroads of some kind. Whether it’s triggered by a major life change or not, they have a sense that their current direction in life isn’t p…
    - 14 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • New!Best Black Friday Deals for 2014

    Best Black Friday Deals for 2014

    Love it or hate it, Black Friday ain’t what it used to be. Time was, you’d gather with friends and family on Thanksgiving to over-indulge in food and football. The next day, off from work, you might go buy a Christmas tree and then head to the…
    - 16 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • Zenhabits’ Leo Babauta on Mastering the Art of Change

    Zenhabits’ Leo Babauta on Mastering the Art of Change

    I recently got the chance to sit down and talk to Leo Babauta, the creator of one of my favorite blogs, Zenhabits. We got to chat about habit change, debt, procrastination, and the common root of all of our problems, among other things. Leo is liv…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Nov 14, 2:08am -
  • 14 Tips for Surviving the Startup Years

    14 Tips for Surviving the Startup Years

    Dreams don’t always become reality, at least not on your timeline. That’s one of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned as a small business owner. Too bad it took attending the school of hard knocks and letting life, the most valuable teacher,…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • Questions About Insulation, Meal Tickets, Temptations, Kitchen Startup, and More!

    Questions About Insulation, Meal Tickets, Temptations, Kitchen Startup, and More!

    What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to five word summaries. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Two incomes, one strategy 2. Interesting tip about department stores 3. In…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • Saving Money While You Travel, Part 2

    Saving Money While You Travel, Part 2

    After sifting through the matrix of flight options, it always feels like a winning a hand in Texas Hold’em when I finally find the flight I’m looking for, click purchase, and shine the smile that says, “YES, I just saved a couple hundred b…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • Steering Clear of Car Insurance Scams

    Steering Clear of Car Insurance Scams

    You are probably already a victim of insurance fraud, whether you realize it or not: The average family pays between $400 and $700 a year in higher premiums just to cover the more than $40 billion cost of non-health insurance fraud, according to FBI…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • Best Debt Management Companies for 2014

    Best Debt Management Companies for 2014

    Debt management is one of several debt-relief options for those who are struggling to keep up with a growing pile of bills each month. When you sign up for a debt management plan, you pay a single company every month instead of all of your creditors.…
    - 3 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • My Ten Favorite “Healthy” and Inexpensive Foods (and a Great Recipe for Each One)

    My Ten Favorite “Healthy” and Inexpensive Foods (and a Great Recipe for Each One)

    With five people living under our roof, our food budget quickly stacks up to become a major part of our family’s expenses for the month, which naturally means that we’re very interested in methods that can reduce our food spending while also putt…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • Best Project Management Software for 2014

    Best Project Management Software for 2014

    Part 3 of our Small Business Tools Series tackles the best project management software. Previously we covered Best Cloud Storage Providers and Best Email Marketing Services; now we enter the realm of project management. There are many project softw…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • What I Wish I Knew Before Buying Rental Property

    What I Wish I Knew Before Buying Rental Property

    In early 2006, my husband and I decided to purchase our first home in my hometown of Greenfield, Indiana. With 1,300 square feet, a few nice-sized bedrooms, and an open kitchen and living room, our first “starter home” was practically perfect for…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • Warren Buffett’s Two Lists and Your Money

    Warren Buffett’s Two Lists and Your Money

    A few weeks ago, there was a pretty great story going around various business and finance websites about Warren Buffett. According to the story: One day Buffett went up to his pilot named Steve and jokingly said to him that “the fact that you’re…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • 18 Ways to Slash Your Utility Consumption in Half

    18 Ways to Slash Your Utility Consumption in Half

    When you tear open your utility bill each month, are you annoyed with the outstanding balance listed on the statement? If so, you aren’t alone. I was having a chat with my hairstylist the other day and she expressed how disgruntled she was about ha…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • Is This the Perfect Investment for Your Kid’s College Fund?

    Is This the Perfect Investment for Your Kid’s College Fund?

    How’s this for a sweet investment: Anyone can buy it, with no fees or commissions. Its value has gone up by about 130% since 2000 — an 8.6% annualized gain. It’s tax advantaged, so those gains were tax-free. And in that time, investors had virt…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • 25 Smart Ways to Handle a $1,000 Windfall

    25 Smart Ways to Handle a $1,000 Windfall

    A tiny windfall is pretty easy to spend. If you find $10 or $20 on the street, you can just use it to help pay for groceries or some other regular expense to give yourself just a bit of breathing room in your budget. A huge windfall – like an inher…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • Saving Money While Traveling, Part 1

    Saving Money While Traveling, Part 1

    I’m writing this post from a coffee shop in Jerusalem, less than a week into a month-long trip to the Middle East. This trip is something I’ve been wanting to do for years, ever since my last visit here in back in 2004. There was always a hitc…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 12:00pm -
  • Cost-Cutting Tips for Thanksgiving Dinner

    Cost-Cutting Tips for Thanksgiving Dinner

    You may have recently mastered the art of budget-conscious grocery shopping, but preparing for Thanksgiving dinner is a whole other ballgame. Carving off some savings will take a lot more time and effort, since each dish typically requires its own se…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • Best Debt Consolidation Loans for 2014

    Best Debt Consolidation Loans for 2014

    When you’ve fallen behind on your payments, it can feel like there’s nowhere to turn. One potential option to get organized and streamline your bills is debt consolidation. Debt consolidation lets you roll several debts into one loan with a lower…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • The Parable of the Whopper: The Big Impact of a Little Treat

    The Parable of the Whopper: The Big Impact of a Little Treat

    When I was a college student, I lived for about a year with a few other people in a shared apartment. None of us had much money at all, so we basically packed as many people in there as we could get away with to make the rent cheap. For me, that mean…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:00pm -

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  • New!7 Ways to Shop for a Cause This Holiday Season
    ‘Tis the season for cooking, baking, laughing, singing, and of course, shopping. After all, what is the holiday season for if not the joy of giving? Whether you’re picking up a present for your mom or for your significant other, much of November…
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:30pm -
  • What Is Pet Health Insurance – Cost, Policies & Coverage
    Pets are family members, which means they need to be cared for in every way. They need food, shelter, love, and, yes, their long-term health needs to be looked after. For many pet owners, though, medical care can be a big expense. So, how can you do…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 8:30pm -
  • 4 Cheap & Healthy Specialty Foods You Can Make at Home (Recipes)
    I spend a ridiculous amount of money at the grocery store. This is partly because my husband and I almost never eat out (but we do eat a lot), and it’s partly because we buy an abundance of organic, high-quality food. Over the last few years I’ve…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:30pm -
  • 10 Tips to Choose the Right Sneakers or Athletic Shoes
    John Wooden, the acclaimed UCLA basketball coach who won 10 NCAA championships in a 12-year span, used to start each season by teaching his players the right way to put on their socks and shoes. Now, you’d think that young men would know how to do…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • How to Dye Concrete Floors in Your Home
    My husband and I recently undertook a barn renovation, or a “barnovation,” as we’ve taken to calling it. What was, quite literally, a horse barn – manure and all – was renovated into a 900-square foot live-work studio. While we paid contrac…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 6:15pm -
  • Are Online Degrees Worth It? – Cost, Perception & Downsides
    According to a 2014 Pew Research report, Millennials – those born after 1980 – are the best-educated generation in the history of the United States. More than one-third have bachelor’s degrees, compared to one in four of their parents and gra…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 4:00pm -
  • 5 Creative Storage Ideas for Small Spaces
    The last three years have resulted in significant downsizing for my husband and me. We started in a 1,260-square-foot house with significant storage space, a storage shed, an attic, a utility room, and an additional 750-square-foot garage. We then do…
    - 13 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 4:30pm -
  • 6 Easy Recipes for Healthy Holiday Desserts – How to Moderate Your Eating Habits
    The holidays are always filled with fun, family, and food. However, just because every event comes paired with a decadent seasonal treat, you don’t need to fill your plate with pie, cake, and cookies. It also doesn’t mean you need to teetotal swe…
    - 15 days ago, 11 Nov 14, 3:00pm -
  • How to Make Hard Cider at Home – Brewing Process, Supplies & Cost
    For the past several years, I’ve been riding the homebrewing and craft beer bandwagons, sampling too many styles to count. My interest in cider, however, is a more recent development. Before I visited England a couple of years ago, I didn’t even…
    - 20 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • 5 Health & Fitness Benefits of Boxing Workouts – How to Get Started
    Boxing is one of those fitness trends that’s almost always in the periphery – never completely fading out of sight, but never taking the world by storm (à la Zumba). And while Billy Blanks helped introduce the world to a more aerobics-friendly v…
    - 21 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • Best New Bank Account Promotions, Offers & Free Money
    With many financial institutions experiencing a decrease in profits, banks are vying for your business. This is good news for you, because instead of just offering standard perks like no fees, free checking, or a free pen when you sign up for an acc…
    - 22 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 7:00am -
  • 4 Reasons Why You Should Write an Autobiography or Personal Memoir
    During the last five years of my father’s life, he began a series of letters and memos to my younger brother and me about his life. Dad was not a famous man, nor a particularly accomplished man – at least, not by standard measures of success. Ne…
    - 22 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 11:30pm -
  • How to Create a Holiday Budget – 8 Ways to Save More Money During Christmas Season
    Is it me, or do the holidays seem to creep up quicker each year? One minute, you’re carving your Halloween pumpkin, and the next, you’re battling crowds for the last video game console for your nine-year-old son. Yes, it’s getting to be that ti…
    - 24 days ago, 2 Nov 14, 3:00pm -
  • 10 Timeless, Fashionable Pieces of Clothing All Women Should Own
    One of the most common fashion shopping tips for building a great wardrobe is to base it on timeless foundation pieces, and then add trendier clothes each season. Unfortunately, while that advice represents a great place to start, it’s not always c…
    - 26 days ago, 31 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • 7 Home Remedies & Treatment for Chronic Back Pain Relief
    I’m a long-time sufferer of chronic and acute back pain. The first time I experienced pain was as a 20-year-old college student – I was lifting weights, and an inconsiderate gym-goer bumped into me as I was lifting a barbell over my head. I had t…
    - 26 days ago, 30 Oct 14, 10:10pm -
  • 6 Keys to a Comfortable and Happy Retirement
    Gene Perret, the comedy writer for such popular television shows as “All in the Family,” “Three’s Company,” and “The Carol Burnett Show,” once said of retirement, “It’s nice to get out of the rat race, but you have to get along with…
    - 27 days ago, 29 Oct 14, 3:55pm -
  • 4 Health Benefits of Trampoline Exercises – How to Choose the Right One
    Trampolines aren’t just for kids. The repetitive bouncing motion of trampolining actually has many health benefits that make it appropriate for people of all ages and almost all health statuses. The trick to getting the most out of a trampoline is…
    - 28 days ago, 28 Oct 14, 8:45pm -
  • What Is Conscious Capitalism – Definition, Social Responsibility in Business
    The idea that a growing economy benefits all classes has a long history of acceptance. It has been embedded in political rhetoric for the past half-century, regardless of party – in fact, John F. Kennedy is credited with the saying, “A rising tid…
    - 29 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 8:10pm -
  • 6 Benefits of Rowing Machine Workouts for Health & Fitness
    Rowing machines, like almost all fitness machines, have developed over time, taking their place in the inevitable cycle of fitness trends. As machinery improves and “new” ways to exercise are introduced, long-standing forms of fitness are brought…
    - 34 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:10pm -
  • How to Make Beer at Home – Brewing Process, Supplies & Cost
    I live in Minnesota, one of the few states that bans Sunday alcohol sales – with the exception of specially brewed “near beer” varieties that have less than 3.2% alcohol by weight, or about 4% alcohol by volume. The limitation extends to retai…
    - 35 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 1:00pm -

Bargaineering

  • Asking me to tip the maids at high-end hotels is a lousy plan to fight poverty among women

    Asking me to tip the maids at high-end hotels is a lousy plan to fight poverty among women

    Jen A. MillerWhen you stay at a Marriott hotel this fall you’ll be asked to pay for more than just your room. The giant hotel chain wants you to start tipping its maids. Tip envelopes have been placed in 160,000 of its 700,000 guest rooms at Marrio…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • My favorite no-fee credit cards provide lots of perks

    My favorite no-fee credit cards provide lots of perks

    Vanessa RichardsonA credit card that offers cash rewards, a low interest rate and no annual fee? What’s the catch? There might not be one – you may just have scored a good deal. The best credit cards are the cheapest credit cards and annual fees…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • How to save money and avoid birthday party drama

    How to save money and avoid birthday party drama

    Dawn PapandreaThe school year’s well underway and the weekly birthday party invitations are pouring in. If you’ve got a couple of kids in school, with 20 to 30 children in each of their classes, the birthday party circuit can get very expensive,…
    - 23 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • How to buy furniture you like without spending too much money

    How to buy furniture you like without spending too much money

    Jen A. MillerIn February 2013, I moved back into my house. Yes, moved back in. I bought the place in 2007 and turned it into a rental property when I moved in with my then-boyfriend. The relationship went bust at about the time my tenants were moving…
    - 30 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • Why I’m no longer afraid to deposit checks by mobile phone

    Why I’m no longer afraid to deposit checks by mobile phone

    Jen A. MillerYour co-worker, your neighbor, the corner market owner. They all joined the modern world long ago. For awhile I was reluctant, but I too have gotten hip to the new age. Yes, I’ve started cashing checks through my smartphone I resisted…
    - 37 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • A YouTube video taught me how to fix my oven, saving $1,000 in repair bills and boosting my confidence

    A YouTube video taught me how to fix my oven, saving $1,000 in repair bills and boosting my confidence

    Amy FontinelleMy old oven When my oven went out a few months ago, I put off dealing with the problem. The appliance looks about 30 years old, so I assumed it was beyond repair and that replacement parts wouldn’t be available. Because it’s a wall…
    - 44 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • With ticket prices taking off, here’s how to save on your holiday and winter air travel

    With ticket prices taking off, here’s how to save on your holiday and winter air travel

    Julie D. AndrewsFeel like you’re paying ungodly amounts of dough for each plane ride you take lately? You’re not imagining (or exaggerating) the state of air travel. The price of the average round-trip airfare, with taxes, rose to $509 in the fir…
    - 51 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 7:00am -
  • How To Win McDonald’s Monopoly Game, 2014 Edition

    How To Win McDonald’s Monopoly Game, 2014 Edition

    Kathy OGormanWelcome to the 2014 edition of McDonald’s Monopoly game. The game has returned to its traditional schedule this year with a fall launch. The fast-food giant last year caught everyone off guard by launching the game two months early —…
    - 56 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 4:46pm -
  • How to get the most mileage out of baby gear

    How to get the most mileage out of baby gear

    Dawn PapandreaIf you’ve ever shopped for baby stuff, you know that it’s very easy to see your paycheck disappear in a flash. So. Much. Stuff! Do babies really need all of these things, you might wonder? Probably not, but you ultimately buy everyt…
    - 58 days ago, 29 Sep 14, 7:00am -
  • Should you pay your child for good grades?

    Should you pay your child for good grades?

    Naomi ManninoI’ve paid all three of my kids for good grades many different ways and times throughout their school years. But, I can’t say it ever resulted in better grades. My son, now a senior in high school, would never push a 78 to an 80 just…
    - 65 days ago, 22 Sep 14, 7:00am -
  • How to throw great, yet affordable, football parties

    How to throw great, yet affordable, football parties

    Dawn PapandreaA new season is here that has nothing to do with pumpkin-spiced everything – it’s football season. Every Saturday and Sunday (and Monday and Thursday nights, too) provide a great excuse to get together with friends and root for your…
    - 72 days ago, 15 Sep 14, 7:00am -
  • Smart ways to save money at school without ruining your college fun — or going hungry

    Smart ways to save money at school without ruining your college fun — or going hungry

    Dawn PapandreaDon’t worry – this isn’t going to be one of those posts that tell you you’re a big boy/girl now, and have to stop being irresponsible with money. I won’t tell you to stop buying overpriced lattes, $11 nachos at midnight, or co…
    - 79 days ago, 8 Sep 14, 7:00am -
  • Oh, how I wish I could go back and talk some sense into my free-spending teenaged self

    Oh, how I wish I could go back and talk some sense into my free-spending teenaged self

    Alissa FleckAs a teenager, I looked forward to growing up and leaving home so I could eat all the junk food I wanted. But now that I’ve done that, my perspective has changed. I avoid junk food at all costs. I’ve matured a lot when it comes to mon…
    - 86 days ago, 1 Sep 14, 7:00am -
  • How to get the most from your auto insurance claim

    How to get the most from your auto insurance claim

    Amy FontinelleBeing involved in a car accident is scary and stressful. So is dealing with the aftermath. It’s in the insurance company’s best interest to minimize your claim, but you’ll be able to secure a fair settlement with these four tips.…
    - 93 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 7:00am -
  • ‘Free’ smart phone game is a shameless money suck

    ‘Free’ smart phone game is a shameless money suck

    Jen A. MillerAs always, there’s another scam to separate you from your hard earned money. Only this time, we can stop the madness. The latest money grab comes from none other than Kim Kardashian, who has partnered with Glu Mobile on Kim Kardashian:…
    - 100 days ago, 18 Aug 14, 7:00am -

MoneyNing

  • New!Is Buying a Home Affordable Right Now?
    I recently sold my home for $173,500 and this, combined with my move across the country, has me thinking a lot about home affordability. While I’m not anxious to buy again anytime soon, I was interested to see how my new local real estate market c…
    - 15 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 4 Mental Roadblocks That Prevent You From Paying Off Debt
    Debt is one of the easiest traps to fall into, and seems practically impossible to get out of. The formula to paying off debt is relatively simple; spend less than you earn, but it’s that easy to apply to your life. It’s difficult to create new…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 4 Steps to Get Rid of Hoarding Habits and Save Money
    When my in-laws moved to a different state, the real challenge came when we cleaned out their garage and started minimizing stuff for the move. “Where do you want me to start,” I asked my mother-in-law while looking at her very packed garage. She…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 7 Things You Should Never Carry in Your Wallet
    The holiday shopping season is here again, and identity thieves are on the lookout for careless customers who either misplace vulnerable personal information, or leave it unattended in a cart. More than any time of year, this season is a prime time…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 3 Examples of Why Hand-Me-Downs are Not Just for Kids
    As a kid I hated hand-me-downs. You know, the clothes, toys, or shoes that your older siblings would get brand new, but you’d receive after they outgrew them? Every pair of jeans seemed to have a whole in the knee, every shirt had something on the…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 5 Ways to Help Kids Turn Making Money Into a Fun Experience
    One of the best ways to teach young kids about anything is to make learning a fun experience. This is especially key when it comes to anything money related. If you can find a way to think outside-the-box you can get kids excited about finances, budg…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • How I Bribe My Son to Do Well in School Without Paying for Grades
    Growing up, I knew kids who were paid for their grades. An A was worth $X, and a B was worth a little less, and so on. My parents briefly flirted with the idea of paying my siblings and I for our grades, but realized it didn’t really motivate us…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • Keep Kids Entertained While On the Road: 5 Budget-Friendly Ideas
    “Are we there yet?” “No!” I used to get a kick out of The Simpson’s Ride commercial each time it aired on television. But when my oldest son began to ask this question repeatedly on an extended road trip, it suddenly wasn’t so funny anymo…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • How to Save Money on Holiday Photo Cards Without Sacrificing Quality
    The holidays are one of my favorite times of year because I love all the family photo cards. Okay, I don’t love the actual process of getting everyone ready, ordering the cards, and sending them out, but I do love having that keepsake from each se…
    - 11 days ago, 15 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • Find it Hard to Save Money? You’re Not Alone
    Have you ever thought about where your spending habits come from? We all know that some of us have a hard time saving money, while others find it difficult or painful to spend their hard-earned cash. Some of your money management style comes from yo…
    - 12 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • How to Avoid the Black Friday Madness and Still Get Great Deals
    Thanksgiving is only two short weeks away, and the air is filled with anticipation of the official start of the holiday shopping season. I’m obviously talking about Black Friday, when people stay up all night to get a shot at (self-proclaimed) once…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 3 Tips for Shopping Locally and Saving Money
    Recently, I’ve been trying to phase out some of the big box stores where I can, and instead shop locally. Why? Because shopping locally has some great benefits. Firstly, you’re putting money back into your own community and promoting local job g…
    - 14 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 1:00pm -

Deal Seeking Mom

  • New!Walmart: Nestle Dessert Kit $4.48!

    Walmart: Nestle Dessert Kit $4.48!

    If you want to grab a quick fix dessert for Thanksgiving this week, you can print a $0.50 coupon for the Nestle Dessert Kits and pick one up at Walmart! Walmart carries them for only $4.98 and with your coupon you will pay $4.48 and they have lot of…
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:30am -
  • New!Walmart: Ocean Spray Dried Cranberries only $0.88!

    Walmart: Ocean Spray Dried Cranberries only $0.88!

    Here is a great deal for your Thanksgiving meal! You can get Ocean Spray Dried Cranberries for $0.88 per bag at Walmart this week. They have the bags for $1.88 and you can use the new $1 off Ocean Spray Coupon from the 11/23 Red Plum Inserts and each…
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:30pm -
  • New!NEW Baking Printable Coupons

    NEW Baking Printable Coupons

    Grab these new printable coupons to save on your upcoming baking: $1/2 Seasonal Nestle Chocolate Bags printable coupon $0.55/2 Libby’s Pumpkin printable $0.55/1 Neslte Baking Kit printable $1/3 Hot Pockets printable $0.50/1 Nesquik printable $1/3 T…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:37pm -
  • New!20% Off Russet Potatoes (SavingStar Rebate)

    20% Off Russet Potatoes (SavingStar Rebate)

    Hurry and login to your SavingStar account to load this new 20% off loose Russet Potatoes Rebate Offer! This offer is valid through 12/1 only, so you don’t have long to use it.  Check back every Tuesday for a new healthy offer from SavingStar!/ Cl…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:26pm -
  • New!Candy Land Game $0.54 at Target

    Candy Land Game $0.54 at Target

    You can combine coupons at Target this week to pick up the Candy Land game for as low as $0.54!  Here's the deal: Candy Land Game, $4.79 ea. B1G1 50% off Target store sale 30% off Candy Land (Target Cartwheel) $2/1 Hasbro Candy Land, Chutes and Ladd…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • New!SunWorks Construction Paper $7.33

    SunWorks Construction Paper $7.33

    Get your craft on with this SunWorks Smart-Stack Construction Paper (9 x 12 Inches, 11 Colors, 300 ct.) - on sale right now for $7.33! Plus you'll enjoy FREE Super Saver Shipping on your order over $35, or with your Amazon Prime membership. Now is a…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:00pm -
  • New!HOT! Disney FROZEN Magazine for only $14.50 per Year!

    HOT! Disney FROZEN Magazine for only $14.50 per Year!

    What great timing!! Love this magazine as a gift idea for any FROZEN fan, and kids LOVE to get mail! Right now, you can get a one-year subscription to Disney FROZEN Magazine for only $14.50 per year, and you can order up to two years at this price! J…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:39pm -
  • New!Hormel Turkey Pepperoni $0.99 at Target

    Hormel Turkey Pepperoni $0.99 at Target

    Grab this new $1/ 2 Hormel Pepperoni packages printable coupon for a great deal on Hormel Pepperoni (regular or turkey) at Target this week: Hormel Turkey Pepperoni, $1.99 ea. or Hormel Pepperoni, $2.84 ea. $1/2 Hormel Pepperoni Items Target printabl…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:30pm -
  • New!Cuisinart Smart Stick Immersion Blender $27.99

    Cuisinart Smart Stick Immersion Blender $27.99

    Pick up this handy Cuisinart Smart Stick 2-Speed Immersion Hand Blender for $27.99 (reg. $65) right now on Amazon. 2 speeds (low and high) for all your blending tasks Stick design reaches into pots, pitchers and bowls to extend blending options Ergon…
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • New!Cleansing Wipes, 5 Gum and More FREE at CVS

    Cleansing Wipes, 5 Gum and More FREE at CVS

    CVS has some great deals this week, including FREE CVS Cleansing Wipes, 5 Gum, Robitussin MediSoothers and more! Many of these items are FREE after Extra Care Bucks are rewarded, with no other coupons required. Here are a few deal ideas: CVS Cleansin…
    - 11 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • New!HP Chromebook $149.99 + FREE Shipping

    HP Chromebook $149.99 + FREE Shipping

    Right now on Amazon you can get an HP Chromebook (11.6", Snow White) for $149.99!  This is a great price - it's $199 and up at other online sources - plus you'll enjoy FREE Shipping on your order too.  The HP Chromebook features include: Samsung Ex…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:00pm -
  • New!FREE Classic Photo Book (a $35.99 Value!)

    FREE Classic Photo Book (a $35.99 Value!)

    New Customers to MyPublisher can enjoy a FREE Classic Hardcover Photo Book! Your FREE photo book is waiting to be made into a showcase of your best family moments - a perfect keepsake for your favorite fall memories. You'll get a FREE Classic Hardcov…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:25pm -
  • New!Earn 25 Recyclebank Points

    Earn 25 Recyclebank Points

    Here is a new Learn & Earn Opportunity on Recyclebank! Learn the perks of shopping locally this holiday season land earn 25 points! Here's how to earn your points: Register or Log in at Recyclebank. Once you are logged in to your account, click here…
    - 13 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:15pm -
  • New!Day 2: A Season of Sharing Giveaway – Gifts for the Little Ones (ARV $1,000!!!)

    Day 2: A Season of Sharing Giveaway – Gifts for the Little Ones (ARV $1,000!!!)

    Today is the second of five days of awesome gifts and giveaways for the Season of Sharing 2014! I've teamed up with 4 other bloggers to bring you an amazing 2014 Holiday Gift Guide this year -- Koupon Karen, She Saved, Southern Savers and Nicoles Nic…
    - 14 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • New!Weight Watchers Magazine for only $3.50 per Year!

    Weight Watchers Magazine for only $3.50 per Year!

      Always a favorite and this is the LOWEST price that I have even seen this magazine!! If you have made any weight loss or health related goals, this magazine might be a great resource to keep you going! This magazine is always a favorite due to the…
    - 21 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:11am -
  • Target Deals Week of 11/23/14

    Target Deals Week of 11/23/14

    Beth from In Good Cents is the Deal Seeking Mom Store Expert for Target. At In Good Cents, she teaches her readers the skills they need to dramatically cut their own grocery budgets. New to couponing? Read up on what all of these abbreviations mean f…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 11:30pm -
  • Knit Slouchy Beanie $10.95 + FREE Shipping!

    Knit Slouchy Beanie $10.95 + FREE Shipping!

    Today on Cents of Style you can score a Knit Slouchy Beanie for $10.95 with FREE Shipping! This is a #Stylesteals sale - which means it's a flash sale and only available while supplies last.  This is an over-sized, long, Slouchy Knit Beanie with a L…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:40pm -
  • Julep Maven Snowy Day Welcome Box $3.99 Shipped

    Julep Maven Snowy Day Welcome Box $3.99 Shipped

    The new Julep Maven Snow Day Welcome Gift (a $58 value) has the perfect colors for the season and a top-rated beauty product as a bonus. Right now you can get your Snowy Day Welcome Box for FREE, just pay $3.99 shipping.  As a Julep Maven subscriber…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:35pm -
  • Twilight Saga: New Moon on DVD $1.99

    Twilight Saga: New Moon on DVD $1.99

    Right now on Amazon you can pick up The Twilight Saga: New Moon (Single-Disc Edition) for $1.99 (reg. $14.98)!  Plus you'll enjoy FREE Super Saver Shipping on your order over $35, or with your Amazon Prime membership. Thanks, For The Mommas! Twiligh…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:20pm -
  • Hot Cocoa Keurig K-Cups $13.95

    Hot Cocoa Keurig K-Cups $13.95

    Today at Cross Country Cafe you can pick up a box of Keurig Hot Cocoa K-Cups for $13.95! Just use promo code 10offcocoa1124 during checkout for this extra savings. Hurry, this deal is valid while supplies last.  Cross Country Cafe's Black Friday Blo…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:15pm -

Credit.com Blog

  • New!103-Year-Old Texas Woman Fights to Keep Her House

    103-Year-Old Texas Woman Fights to Keep Her House

    A 103-year-old Texas woman is fighting to keep her home after she let her insurance lapse, a CBS affiliate in the Dallas/Fort Worth area reports. Myrtle Lewis told CBS she accidentally let her insurance expire and renewed it after noticing the mistak…
    - 23 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • New!How to Get Ready for a Credit Check

    How to Get Ready for a Credit Check

    You’ll want to be sure your credit is in the best shape possible before you apply for a car loan, home loan or personal loan. But how do you get ready for a credit check? A lender checks your credit before approving you for a loan and your credit…
    - 23 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • New!How a Little Student Loan Deal Could Spell Big Trouble for Borrowers

    How a Little Student Loan Deal Could Spell Big Trouble for Borrowers

    The Reuters headline is big and bold: “Wells Fargo to sell $8.5 billion of federal student loans to Navient.” If you’re thinking, “It’s hard to get all worked up over an $8 billion deal when there’s more than $1.2 trillion-worth of loans…
    - 23 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • New!7 Cars That Cost More Than a House

    7 Cars That Cost More Than a House

    Ever weighed the decision between buying a Porsche 918 Spyder and a home in Berkeley, Calif.? Probably not, but they cost about the same. Next to paying for a house or college, a car is among the most expensive items many of us will buy. Eighty perce…
    - 23 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • New!Fraudster Must Repay $564K of Student Loans

    Fraudster Must Repay $564K of Student Loans

    A 32-year-old Texas woman was sentenced to 4 1/2 years in federal prison for taking out more than $564,000 in fraudulent student loans, the U.S. attorney’s office in the Eastern District of Texas announced in a news release Nov. 18. Mindy Ritch, of…
    - 23 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • Where Did Black Friday Come From?

    Where Did Black Friday Come From?

    There was a time when there was no “Black Friday.” On Thanksgiving, people overate, watched football on TV or played it in the yard, and then settled in to check the newspaper, thick and heavy with ads, to make a plan for the after-Thanksgiving s…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • How Much Do You Need for a Down Payment on a Car?

    How Much Do You Need for a Down Payment on a Car?

    Conventional wisdom says that a good down payment for a car is about 20% of its total price. That’s because cars typically lose about 21% of their original value the first year. The logic was that if something happened to the car, it wouldn’t nec…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • 3 Things to Do Before Tackling Your Student Loan Debt

    3 Things to Do Before Tackling Your Student Loan Debt

    For some federal student loan borrowers who graduated in May, the time has come: It’s the end of your loan repayment grace period. If you’re about to start shelling out monthly loan payments, just started or are hoping to aggressively tackle your…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • How to Stop the Holiday Food & Shopping Binge

    How to Stop the Holiday Food & Shopping Binge

    Well, it’s just about here…Thanksgiving Day and the rest of the holiday season is upon us. Wow, how the year has flown by, right? I just love all of the gatherings, parties, meals, gifts and laughter that we’ll share in the coming weeks with th…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • How to Lend Money to Family & Friends

    How to Lend Money to Family & Friends

    We hear all the time that you should not loan money to friends, but yet friends and family are the most important parts of life. So what do you do, when a family member or close friend has nowhere else to turn for their financial needs? If you feel l…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • Can You Shoplift Online?

    Can You Shoplift Online?

    Most consumers wouldn’t dream of slipping a piece of jewelry in their purse and walking out without paying for it. They’d never eat a candy bar while shopping then conveniently “forget” about it. But there is another type of shoplifting that…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • Can You Afford an Investment Property?

    Can You Afford an Investment Property?

    Making extra money without much work — it can seem almost too good to be true. Yet we’ve all heard of a friend (or a friend of a friend) who is making a killing with investment properties. With the housing market on the rebound, home values are…
    - 3 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • 10 Mistakes That Can Double Your Tech Spending

    10 Mistakes That Can Double Your Tech Spending

    From phones to TVs to computers, technology is woven into almost every aspect of modern living. We use it for work; we use it for entertainment; we use it for security. However, you could be spending a lot more on tech than needed. Mistake No. 1: Ren…
    - 3 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • How to Get a New Job in the New Year

    How to Get a New Job in the New Year

    With the new year approaching, it can be a great time to assess where you are in life. Maybe this is the time to make a resolution you can keep. One of the most common frustrations in America is being unhappy at work. If you consider carefully and d…
    - 3 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • 6 Steps to Keep You From Blowing Your Holiday Budget

    6 Steps to Keep You From Blowing Your Holiday Budget

    The National Retail Federation says you’ll probably be $804 poorer after the 2014 holiday season wraps up. That’s how much the industry group says consumers plan to spend this year. While the lion’s share of that money goes to family, you also…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • Could Maternity Leave Keep You From Buying a Home?

    Could Maternity Leave Keep You From Buying a Home?

    Looking to buy a home with a munchkin on the way? The details of your temporary leave may impact your ability to get a mortgage. If you plan on taking a maternity leave of absence from your job, it’s important to know how a home loan lender will vi…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • 5 Signs You’ve Outgrown Your Home

    5 Signs You’ve Outgrown Your Home

    Although buying your home was likely the biggest financial and personal decision you have ever made, there will likely come a time when you are no longer comfortable living there. Maybe this was your “starter home” or some significant milestones…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 5:01am -
  • Hockey Player With Multi-Million-Dollar Contract Files for Bankruptcy

    Hockey Player With Multi-Million-Dollar Contract Files for Bankruptcy

    A 27-year-old professional hockey player declared bankruptcy Oct. 7, despite having earned $18 million in nine seasons in the NHL and $5 million on the way for his current season with the Columbus Blue Jackets. Nearly all of Jack Johnson’s money is…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 7:45pm -
  • The $100 Bill on Your Windshield Really Is Too Good to Be True

    The $100 Bill on Your Windshield Really Is Too Good to Be True

    Finding a $100 bill would make anyone’s day, especially around the holidays. Of course, that happiness wouldn’t last long if someone stole your car as soon as you went to retrieve your newfound treasure. Apparently, that happened in Maryland.…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:22pm -
  • Credit Score Companies Fined $22M by FTC for Illegal Billing

    Credit Score Companies Fined $22M by FTC for Illegal Billing

    The Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement this week in which three credit score companies will pay consumers $22 million for billing them for credit monitoring products they never ordered. The companies drew customers to their sites by off…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:01am -

Consumerism Commentary

  • Why Socrates and Plato Are the Only Financial Gurus You Need

    Why Socrates and Plato Are the Only Financial Gurus You Need

    Forget today's best-selling financial gurus and authors. Socrates and Plato covered all that you need to know about wealth and life.Why Socrates and Plato Are the Only Financial Gurus You Need is a post from Consumerism Commentary. New to Consumerism…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 6:42pm -
  • Is Acorns the Next Best App for Investing?

    Is Acorns the Next Best App for Investing?

    Acorns allows investors to divert small amounts of money to the stock market, $5 at a time. And all you need is your mobile phone. Have you seen the fees?Is Acorns the Next Best App for Investing? is a post from Consumerism Commentary. New to Consume…
    - 20 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 8:06pm -
  • The Best Cash Back Credit Cards, November 2014

    The Best Cash Back Credit Cards, November 2014

    Cash back credit cards can help consumers practice responsible spending while earning a little extra for their efforts when used properly. The days of earning 5% cash back for credit card purchases may be nothing but a memory, but the smart use of cr…
    - 21 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 8:25pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Laura and Leon, September 2014

    Naked With Cash: Laura and Leon, September 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 22 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 3:15pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Brian, September 2014

    Naked With Cash: Brian, September 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 27 days ago, 29 Oct 14, 6:34pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, September 2014

    Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, September 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 28 days ago, 29 Oct 14, 2:33pm -
  • The One Action You Need to Take in Any Market Correction

    The One Action You Need to Take in Any Market Correction

    As of today, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has erased all of its gains this year. We’re not quite in “market correction” territory, though. The S&P 500 is still up year-to-date, but it isn’t presenting as fantastic a return as was evident…
    - 36 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:11pm -
  • Mark Cuban Wants to Cap Student Loans at $10,000

    Mark Cuban Wants to Cap Student Loans at $10,000

    We expect much from people we see on television. And it’s worse when we perceive someone to be smart and talented, even if they’re speaking beyond their area of expertise. We think someone who is a great community leader or someone who is a great…
    - 43 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 7:21pm -
  • Hard Work and Practice Can’t Guarantee Success

    Hard Work and Practice Can’t Guarantee Success

    I’ve written extensively about taking control of one’s own finances. My life changed for me when I realized I had more control over my personal situation than I previously believed. Every human has the power to make every decision based on a futu…
    - 48 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 9:22pm -
  • How Do You Determine Your House’s Value?

    How Do You Determine Your House’s Value?

    Yesterday, I pointed out that the house you live in is an essential part of your net worth calculation. But determining the value of your house, especially if it’s the house you live in and not something you track as an investment, can be tricky. I…
    - 56 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 5:00pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Betsey S, August 2014

    Naked With Cash: Betsey S, August 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 56 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 4:25pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Laura and Leon, August 2014

    Naked With Cash: Laura and Leon, August 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 56 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 3:53pm -
  • You Need to Include Your House in Your Net Worth

    You Need to Include Your House in Your Net Worth

    Naked With Cash participants include their houses in their net worth, if they own houses. Is that really necessary?You Need to Include Your House in Your Net Worth is a post from Consumerism Commentary. New to Consumerism Commentary? Start here.
    - 57 days ago, 29 Sep 14, 5:58pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Brian, August 2014

    Naked With Cash: Brian, August 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 57 days ago, 29 Sep 14, 4:28pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, August 2014

    Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, August 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 58 days ago, 29 Sep 14, 3:49pm -
  • Tipping Housekeepers: Whose Responsibility Is It to Pay Hotel Staff?

    Tipping Housekeepers: Whose Responsibility Is It to Pay Hotel Staff?

    The prevalence of tipping is simply a fact of society. On several occasions, a friend of mine bemoaned the perceived necessity of tipping a specified amount to restaurant servers while dining out. He would ask the rest of our friends eating together…
    - 72 days ago, 15 Sep 14, 2:35pm -
  • Reader Question: Where Is My Cash Now?

    Reader Question: Where Is My Cash Now?

    A reader asks where I keep my savings and whether I'm still a customer of Capital One 360.Reader Question: Where Is My Cash Now? is a post from Consumerism Commentary. New to Consumerism Commentary? Start here.
    - 77 days ago, 9 Sep 14, 11:27pm -
  • Why Most Millennials Don’t Have Credit Cards

    Why Most Millennials Don’t Have Credit Cards

    According to a new survey, 63% of Millennials own no credit cards. For this poll, the Millennial generation is defined as those in the United States aged 18 to 29. The survey, put together by BankRate, attempts to get to the root cause for the lack o…
    - 78 days ago, 8 Sep 14, 3:54pm -
  • 7 Essential Money Ideas for College Freshmen

    7 Essential Money Ideas for College Freshmen

    It was a long time ago, but I remember my first few weeks of college. Twenty years ago last month, I left my home state of New Jersey to live on campus at a neighboring state and to pursue my education degree. I had been away from home before for ext…
    - 84 days ago, 3 Sep 14, 3:00pm -
  • The Root Cause of Your Financial Problems and the Source of Your Success

    The Root Cause of Your Financial Problems and the Source of Your Success

    Any person is a product of his or her environment to a significant extent. And because so much of our personality is formed when we are under the age of ten, there’s something to be said for the benefits of being a child within a family situation t…
    - 84 days ago, 2 Sep 14, 9:47pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Betsey S, July 2014

    Naked With Cash: Betsey S, July 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 89 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 1:33am -
  • Naked With Cash: Laura and Leon, July 2014

    Naked With Cash: Laura and Leon, July 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 90 days ago, 27 Aug 14, 5:47pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, July 2014

    Naked With Cash: Jake and Allie, July 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 91 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 8:23pm -
  • Naked With Cash: Brian, July 2014

    Naked With Cash: Brian, July 2014

    Naked With Cash is an ongoing series at Consumerism Commentary in which readers share their households’ finances with other readers. These participants benefit from the accountability that comes from tracking their finances publicly and the feedbac…
    - 92 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 3:50pm -
  • Quicken 2015 for Mac Review and Giveaway

    Quicken 2015 for Mac Review and Giveaway

    I have one free download code for Quicken 2015 for Mac to give away to a lucky reader. Instructions are at the bottom of this article. It’s been nine years since Intuit released a version of Quicken that was both fully-featured and designed to run…
    - 97 days ago, 21 Aug 14, 3:48pm -

Christian Personal Finance

  • 10 Tips to Get More Done Than You Dreamed Possible Today!

    10 Tips to Get More Done Than You Dreamed Possible Today!

    Have you ever noticed that some people are able to accomplish incredible things in just a single day? It’s probably because they know the ways to get more done. You can do the same thing, if you know what those ways are that will enable you to acco…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • What You Should Do If Your Mortgage Is Underwater

    What You Should Do If Your Mortgage Is Underwater

    Much has been made in the past few years of homeowners who walk away from homes that are worth less than the outstanding mortgage balance. The process even has a name – strategic default – which is abandoning an investment that no longer looks pr…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • How to finally get started with your business idea

    How to finally get started with your business idea

    I remember sitting in my cubicle, with cloth walls surrounding me – or should I say caving in on me – with the sterile glow of a fluorescent light above my head. I had to stand up and look 50 yards in either direction just to catch a glimpse of s…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 4:26pm -
  • 15 Healthy Slow Cooker Meals for under $10

    15 Healthy Slow Cooker Meals for under $10

    Fall is the perfect time to break out the slow cooker.  I love that my family and I can still have healthy, home cooked meals for dinner, without the fuss and cleanup of actually preparing a huge meal every night.  Slow cookers are the perfect tool…
    - 7 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 5:10pm -
  • How to Give a Cell Phone As A Gift: 8 Important Tips

    How to Give a Cell Phone As A Gift: 8 Important Tips

    Thinking about getting that fancy new cell phone for your someone special this Christmas? Great idea! But before you head to your local cell phone store, there are a handful of important tips you should know so that you don't spoil the surprise or hi…
    - 7 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 4:00pm -
  • How Should a Teenager Handle Saving vs. Spending?

    How Should a Teenager Handle Saving vs. Spending?

    The saving vs. spending transition is something of a rite of passage every teenager needs to experience in order to get on the road to financial security and independence later in life. But it’s also a surprisingly difficult lesson to learn, since…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • 25+ DIY gift ideas for under $10

    25+ DIY gift ideas for under $10

    With the approach of Christmas, I’m trying to find ways to gift those in my life while not spending too much. Let’s face it, one can go broke this time of year!  We focus on the gift, not the meaning behind it… or, at least I have been guilty…
    - 12 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 7:10pm -
  • 10 Must-Have Tools to be a Black Friday shopping Ninja

    10 Must-Have Tools to be a Black Friday shopping Ninja

    Black Friday. You either love it, or you hate it. Many people cannot wait for the busiest shopping day of the holiday season to arrive. The deals are unbelievable and there is so much money to be saved as you shop your Christmas List. But, it comes w…
    - 14 days ago, 11 Nov 14, 4:45pm -
  • 7 Things Every Christian Should Do Every Day

    7 Things Every Christian Should Do Every Day

    As Christians, we never want to get into the legalistic practice of creating “to do lists” that we must follow in order to define ourselves as believers. But at the same time, there certain things every Christian should do every day in order to s…
    - 14 days ago, 11 Nov 14, 4:40pm -
  • $2500 Apple Stock (AAPL) Giveaway!

    $2500 Apple Stock (AAPL) Giveaway!

    We are partnering with the folks from Nvestly to bring you a $2500 AAPL stock giveaway today. In case you don’t know, Nvestly is a social investment platform that allows users to follow top investors and see their real portfolio holdings. Similar t…
    - 15 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 8:59pm -

The Krazy Coupon Lady

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

  • Examples of spending on the things you LOVE?

    Examples of spending on the things you LOVE?

    I was reading this Reddit thread where people talk about their biggest discretionary expenses and it got me thinking. It’s so rare to see that kind of honesty, where people talk about what they really enjoy, guilt-free. It’s very different … Co…
    - 7 Apr 14, 4:36am -
  • Real success stories from TINY online businesses

    Real success stories from TINY online businesses

    When I started my business, I just assumed I would have to build up a beautiful website (to match my beautiful eyebrows), have a huge email list, get tons of followers, and ONLY THEN could I have a real business. … ContinuedReal success stories fr…
    - 28 Mar 14, 12:06pm -
  • How to overcome your fear of starting an online business

    How to overcome your fear of starting an online business

    I fell down at a bowling alley. The best part of this video is that, seconds before I fell, I literally walked over to my friend, said, “Record this,” and handed them my phone, like I was some world-champion bowler. … ContinuedHow to overcome…
    - 26 Mar 14, 6:03pm -
  • 3 essential systems for starting an online business

    3 essential systems for starting an online business

    . I’m going to do something unusual in this post. You’ve never heard me talk about how much revenue my business generates. But today, I’ll share some of those numbers with you. And I’ll reveal even more to my private … Continued3 essential…
    - 24 Mar 14, 10:33am -
  • How to conquer self-sabotage

    How to conquer self-sabotage

    You’re about to get advice from a guy who was recently listening to Pandora, heard an awesome song come on, loved it enough to search for the lyrics, and paused when he realized it was by Miley Cyrus. Then he … ContinuedHow to conquer self-sabot…
    - 20 Mar 14, 10:34am -
  • The Zig/Zag Technique to finding an online business idea

    The Zig/Zag Technique to finding an online business idea

    Think about the average guy approaching the average woman at a bar. What does he say? “Hi…do you come here a lot?” “Hi, my name’s John…” “Hi…what are you drinking?” These seem like normal things to say, right? The problem … Cont…
    - 17 Mar 14, 11:56am -
  • Online business: From my first sale to a $12,000 product

    Online business: From my first sale to a $12,000 product

    In this post, you’ll learn how I went from a $4.95 ebook to launching a $12,000 flagship course. This isn’t the same sort of tactical minutiae you’ll find on other “online business” sites. I don’t tell you that you NEED … ContinuedOnli…
    - 13 Mar 14, 6:01am -
  • Business ideas: Which online business should you start?

    Business ideas: Which online business should you start?

    By the end of this post, you’ll know exactly which kind of online business to start. But first, I love how 1000+ of you responded to my question, “What excites you about starting an online business?”… …with a bunch of … ContinuedBusiness…
    - 11 Mar 14, 11:18pm -
  • Straight truth about starting an online business

    Straight truth about starting an online business

    Alright, today is the beginning of an entirely new chapter of IWT. I just got back from a last-minute weekend ski trip and I’m ready to finally talk about the #1 REQUESTED IWT TOPIC OF ALL TIME. Last-minute ski trip … ContinuedStraight truth abo…
    - 10 Mar 14, 1:00am -
  • The #1 most requested topic on IWT

    The #1 most requested topic on IWT

    I decided to take a last-minute ski trip this weekend. Here’s a quick email I sent to my friends: Last-minute ski trip So you won’t hear from me for the rest of the week. Which might be a good thing, … ContinuedThe #1 most requested topic on I…
    - 5 Mar 14, 12:52am -

Frugal Dad

  • Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates

    Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates

    The President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology estimates there will be 1 million fewer graduates in the fields… READ MOREThe post Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates appeared first on Affordable Schools O…
    - 27 May 14, 9:00am -
  • Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students

    Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students

    Many private colleges depend on tuition for their annual budgets. As summer rolls in, colleges that are not on target… READ MOREThe post Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
    - 20 May 14, 9:00am -
  • You Don’t Always Have to Accept the First Financial Aid Award You’re Offered

    You Don’t Always Have to Accept the First Financial Aid Award You’re Offered

    If you are like nearly half of all college students today, you count on financial aid to attend college. In… READ MOREThe post You Don’t Always Have to Accept the First Financial Aid Award You’re Offered appeared first on Affordable Schools Onl…
    - 21 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow

    Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow

    On average, a college graduate earns just over $47,000 per year. On the other hand, individuals who possess only a high… READ MOREThe post Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
    - 18 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • These Libraries Elevate the Studying Experience

    These Libraries Elevate the Studying Experience

    Often times, the library on campus is a dark, windowless building filled with rows of dusty, little-touched books. Quiet, institutional,… READ MOREThe post These Libraries Elevate the Studying Experience appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
    - 16 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • Lousiana Paves Way For Education-Business-Government Synergy

    Lousiana Paves Way For Education-Business-Government Synergy

    Gov. Bobby Jindal’s plan to create a $40 million incentive fund to direct dollars to high-demand programs that will fill… READ MOREThe post Lousiana Paves Way For Education-Business-Government Synergy appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
    - 4 Apr 14, 9:00am -
  • New Program Seeks to Reimagine College Life

    New Program Seeks to Reimagine College Life

    I’ve written quite a bit about students’ lack of preparation for both college and the job world. College-level educators complain… READ MOREThe post New Program Seeks to Reimagine College Life appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
    - 31 Mar 14, 4:18pm -
  • Digital Badges Over Degrees?

    Digital Badges Over Degrees?

    These days, skills are increasingly valued over education, employers complain that college grads are unprepared for the real world and… READ MOREThe post Digital Badges Over Degrees? appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
    - 27 Mar 14, 6:34pm -
  • Likely 2016 Rivals: Higher Ed Less Accessible

    Likely 2016 Rivals: Higher Ed Less Accessible

    JStone / Shutterstock.com Hillary Rodham Clinton and Jeb Bush, from opposing political parties, are likely the leading potential presidential candidates… READ MOREThe post Likely 2016 Rivals: Higher Ed Less Accessible appeared first on Affordable S…
    - 26 Mar 14, 3:12pm -
  • It’s Time To Start Looking For Your Summer Job

    It’s Time To Start Looking For Your Summer Job

    One great way to get some money in your pocket for college expenses is to work over the summer. Whether… READ MOREThe post It’s Time To Start Looking For Your Summer Job appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.
    - 20 Mar 14, 9:00am -

Savings.com Blog

  • Why I Broke Down and Finally Subscribed to a Music Service

    Why I Broke Down and Finally Subscribed to a Music Service

    I hate subscriptions. Paying a monthly fee for anything feels like a rip-off to me, a money pit from which there is no escape. Granted, I’ve been a cable subscriber for, well, roughly as long as cable has existed. Same goes for my cell phone, thoug…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 8:38pm -
  • Five Insanely Good Gadget Deals That Feel Like Black Friday
    Is it Black Friday already? Let’s see, no, the calendar says Tuesday. So why the heck am I discovering so many amazing deals on gadgets and gear? Don’t know, don’t care. The reality is you’re about to save big on everything from laptops to t…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 12:17am -
  • This Holiday Season’s Best Times to Buy

    This Holiday Season’s Best Times to Buy

    Every year the deal-hunting pros at Savings.com create a calendar with predictions about the best times to buy holiday gifts. This is an art and a science. We analyze 1.5 million data points from the last 5 years, and layer on top of that our expert…
    - 15 days ago, 11 Nov 14, 3:00pm -
  • Which Stick Streams Best? The War for Your TV Heats Up

    Which Stick Streams Best? The War for Your TV Heats Up

    So many streaming sticks, so few HDMI ports. I’m referring, of course, to the new breed of media-streaming “boxes” that deliver Amazon Instant Video, Hulu, Netflix, and other TV-junkie goodness to your big screen. Gone is the set-top appliance;…
    - 22 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 3:12pm -
  • The Tech Gear I’d Buy if Money Was No Object

    The Tech Gear I’d Buy if Money Was No Object


    - 26 days ago, 30 Oct 14, 7:38pm -
  • Amazon’s Fire TV Stick is the Streaming Deal of the Year

    Amazon’s Fire TV Stick is the Streaming Deal of the Year

    Amazon’s Fire TV? Meh. A $99 Roku competitor that hasn’t exactly set the world on… well, you know. Amazon’s just-announced Fire TV Stick? Zowie! Ah-OOH-ga! Holy insane deals, Batman! Pre-order between now and 6 a.m. (PT), Oct. 29, and you can…
    - 29 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 5:21pm -
  • Pet Insurance Explained
    People love their pets. A lot. Here in Los Angeles, for example, the spectrum runs from “My pet has its own Instagram account” to “My pet models for its own line of silk-screen couture.” And with the money people are willing to shell out for…
    - 30 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • Haunt Your House For $50 or Less!
    Halloween is around the corner, and the scariest thing of all is how stores are jacking up prices. It seems everywhere you go, from convenience stores to big boxes, companies are trying to take advantage of your Halloween spirit. Chill, bud. Just tak…
    - 33 days ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • Set Up a ‘Video-Selfie’ Studio on the Cheap

    Set Up a ‘Video-Selfie’ Studio on the Cheap

    Recently I was hired to record some how-to videos about computer security, which made me feel good because I’ve been giving away that advice to friends and family for years. (No more free lunch for you, people I love!) Just one problem: The video…
    - 33 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 8:24pm -
  • Your Cheap & Awesome Guide to Route 66 – Arizona
    Over the last few weeks, Matt Blitz has been traveling Route 66 to discover, explore, visit, and enjoy all the awesome, unique, odd, and cheap attractions that dot the road. His first article covered Route 66 in California and this next entry is on A…
    - 35 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 1:00pm -

My Money Blog

  • New!Top 10 Most Commented Posts All-Time

    Top 10 Most Commented Posts All-Time

    In case you feel like some extra reading while digesting that turkey (or tofurkey), here are not necessarily the best posts on this blog, but the ones that generated the most discussion. Certain posts may contain some outdated information. Do You Mak…
    - 2 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 1:45am -
  • No-Thanks-giving: The Things You Hate The Most

    No-Thanks-giving:  The Things You Hate The Most

    Before we get into being all thankful for family and friends and caffeine and stuff, let’s complain about all the stuff you hate dealing with. From a WSJ article on why we still hate the airline industry (shocker!), here is a list of what good and…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:09am -
  • Dinner: The Playbook Book Review – Preplanning is Critical For Success

    Dinner: The Playbook Book Review – Preplanning is Critical For Success

    We hit consecutive 10 weeks of cooking at home x 5 times a week! (Now we’re going on vacation so the streak must end.) Some days are fun, some days you just want to get it on the table. Since I liked the first book by Jenny Rosenstrach so much, I a…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 3:14am -
  • Cooking Dinner At Home: The Flowchart

    Cooking Dinner At Home: The Flowchart

    I believe that most people would like to cook their own food at home, but sometimes the best intentions still end up with me eating Panda Express with those darn little splintery chopsticks! After many weeks of trying to cook meals at home, I’ve tr…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:05am -
  • Chart: Stocks and Bond Returns Tend To Move In Opposite Directions

    Chart: Stocks and Bond Returns Tend To Move In Opposite Directions


    - 6 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 5:06am -
  • How to Win the Loser’s Game: Free Documentary

    How to Win the Loser’s Game: Free Documentary

    SensibleInvesting.tv recently released a free documentary about the fund management industry and the effect of their high fees on the returns of everyday citizens. “How to Win the Loser’s Game” includes interviews with Vanguard founder John Bog…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 4:30am -
  • Best Frugal Chicken Broth: Most Flavor For The Least Money?

    Best Frugal Chicken Broth: Most Flavor For The Least Money?

    For me, cooking at home means using a ton of chicken broth and chicken stock (yes there are technically differences between broth and stock but mostly the terms are used interchangeably in recipes). It comes in handy in all kinds of recipes, and basi…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 6:45am -
  • Chase Freedom $200 Limited Time Offer

    Chase Freedom $200 Limited Time Offer

    Updated with limited-time $200 bonus and new 5% categories for Q1 2015. The Chase Freedom® – $200 Bonus has a new limited time promotion offering a $200 Bonus after you make $500 in purchases in your first 3 months from account opening. In addit…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 11:13pm -
  • Top 1% of Income at Age 30 = $135,000 a Year

    Top 1% of Income at Age 30 = $135,000 a Year

    I’ve never been into the whole 1% politicized debate, but Derek Thompson at The Atlantic has put out another chart that just begs for a glance. The richest percentile of Americans makes many hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. So how could a $…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 6:00am -
  • PNC Bank Card + Visa Checkout $10 Bonus

    PNC Bank Card + Visa Checkout $10 Bonus

    Get a $10 statement credit via this link when you enroll in Visa Checkout with a PNC Bank Visa debit or credit card by 12/31/2014. You don’t actually have to buy anything for this promotion. Visa Checkout allows you to pay at participating online m…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Nov 14, 9:05pm -
  • Bank of America Card + Visa Checkout $10 Bonus

    Bank of America Card + Visa Checkout $10 Bonus

    Get a $10 Prepaid Reward Visa® Card via this link when you enroll in Visa Checkout with a Bank of America Visa debit or credit card by 12/4/2014. You’ll need to be a new Visa Checkout account customer and add a BofA consumer card, but the promo do…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • American Express Small Business Saturday 2014 – $30 Total Bonus Per Card

    American Express Small Business Saturday 2014 – $30 Total Bonus Per Card

    Reminder: Registration is now live on Shopsmall.com. You will get e-mail confirmation. I would highly recommend registering sometime on Sunday to guarantee your spot, as the number of registrations is limited. The actual day that you must make your p…
    - 10 days ago, 16 Nov 14, 7:27am -
  • AmEx Small Business Card Offers: $150 off $150 AT&T Wireless

    AmEx Small Business Card Offers: $150 off $150 AT&T Wireless

    Quickly since this won’t apply to everyone – If you have a American Express Business card with OPEN, check to see if you were offered $150 back at AT&T Wireless. Simply log into your AmEx account online and scroll down until you see the “Amex O…
    - 12 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 6:14am -
  • Raise App: Buy Gift Cards on Smartphone Right Before Purchase

    Raise App: Buy Gift Cards on Smartphone Right Before Purchase

    I prefer shopping tips that let you save money on stuff you’d already buy anyway. Raise.com lets you buy and sell gift cards online, and according to them they are the largest online marketplace for gift cards (plus they’ve raised $25M in venture…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 6:13am -
  • Chart: The Reason You Never Get Anything Done

    Chart: The Reason You Never Get Anything Done

    This highly scientific chart shows why many of us are so inefficient. I’m definitely guilty of this one. Another insightful comic from XKCD, via Abnormal Returns. Chart: The Reason You Never Get Anything Done from My Money Blog. © MyMoneyBlog.com,…
    - 14 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 6:45am -
  • REITs and Rising Interest Rates

    REITs and Rising Interest Rates

    Since March 2009, the FTSE NAREIT All Equity index of US real estate stocks has has nearly quadrupled. When will the party end? Mathematically, we know that bond values will go down in general if interest rates rise. But how would rising interest rat…
    - 14 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 6:31am -
  • Target Gift Cards 10% Off on Black Friday 2015

    Target Gift Cards 10% Off on Black Friday 2015

    I usually don’t write much about Black Friday “deals” as it usually involves a lot of stuff most people don’t need anyway, but this year it caught my attention that Target is selling their gift cards at 10% off face value. Here are details ac…
    - 15 days ago, 11 Nov 14, 6:09am -
  • REIT Primer: Should You Add REITs To Your Retirement Portfolio?

    REIT Primer: Should You Add REITs To Your Retirement Portfolio?

    Here is a fairly balanced and informational Morningstar article about real estate investment trusts (REITs). Below are my notes and excerpts: Equity REITs are publicly traded companies that own and manage income-generating real estate properties. REI…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 6:41am -
  • Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Premier Credit Card Review: Two Roundtrip Flights + Companion Pass Info

    Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Premier Credit Card Review: Two Roundtrip Flights + Companion Pass Info

    Southwest has brought back their 50,000 bonus point promo for the Southwest Airlines® Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card. That’s worth 2 Roundtrip Flights (over $700 in airfare with no limited-capacity seating hoops or $500 in Amazon.com gift c…
    - 19 days ago, 7 Nov 14, 6:36am -
  • 2015 ACA Obamacare Income Qualification Chart

    2015 ACA Obamacare Income Qualification Chart

    Open enrollment for obtaining health insurance from the Affordable Care Act-sponsored Health Insurance Marketplace for the 2015 calendar year starts on November 15th, 2014. (If you have a qualifying event like marriage, divorce, the birth of a child,…
    - 19 days ago, 7 Nov 14, 6:32am -
  • Dinner: A Love Story Book Review – An Ode to Family Dinners

    Dinner: A Love Story Book Review – An Ode to Family Dinners

    Every since completing the Dinner Boot Camp over 8 weeks ago, we have cooked dinner at home at least 5 times every single week (heating up frozen lasagna doesn’t count). Two months! That has never happened before… The weeklong boot camp (see if s…
    - 20 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 6:37am -
  • Our Family’s Retroactive COBRA Health Insurance Experience

    Our Family’s Retroactive COBRA Health Insurance Experience

    In order to extend her maternity leave, my wife is taking an unpaid leave-of-absence from her job. Since this means we will lose her employer-paid health insurance and our child has an issue that requires regular doctor visits at this time, we knew t…
    - 21 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 6:30am -
  • Amazon Prime Photos: Free Unlimited Photo Backup

    Amazon Prime Photos: Free Unlimited Photo Backup

    Amazon has announced another feature for Prime subscribers: unlimited free online photo storage. As part of their Cloud Drive, Prime Photos will allow you to back up all your photos in full resolution via either web browser, smartphone app, or deskto…
    - 21 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 6:26am -
  • Cash Reserves & Best Interest Rates Update – November 2014

    Cash Reserves & Best Interest Rates Update – November 2014

    Our family keeps a full year of expenses put aside in cash reserves; it provides us with financial stability with the additional side benefits of lower stress and less concern about stock market gyrations. Emergency funds can actually have a better r…
    - 22 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 9:12pm -
  • Savings I-Bonds November 2014 Interest Rate Officially Announced

    Savings I-Bonds November 2014 Interest Rate Officially Announced

    Update: The official announcement states that effective November 1st, the new fixed rate on Series I savings bonds is 0.0%, down from the previous 0.1%. The variable inflation-indexed rate is 1.48% (as was predicted). Thus, buying a new I Bond betwee…
    - 22 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 9:07pm -

PT Money

  • How to Get to Zero Credit Card Debt with ReadyForZero.com

    How to Get to Zero Credit Card Debt with ReadyForZero.com

    Creating a plan to get rid of your credit card debt is fairly simple. First, list out all of your debts and rank them according to one of three methods: highest interest rate (debt avalanche method), lowest total balance (debt snowball method), or mo…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 2:45pm -
  • 3 Financial Worries That Didn’t Exist For Your Parents

    3 Financial Worries That Didn’t Exist For Your Parents

    Between taking on way too much student debt, doing sensitive banking on smart phones, and forgoing home ownership, it may seem like all of us are ignoring the money lessons our parents and grandparents tried to teach us. Being careful with money is…
    - 14 days ago, 11 Nov 14, 3:50pm -
  • $2,500 AAPL Stock Giveaway from Nvestly

    $2,500 AAPL Stock Giveaway from Nvestly

    We all know that personal money management has it’s fair share of challenges.  Sometimes you can feel like you’re on an island all by yourself trying to figure things out.  This may be especially true for some of you when it comes to investing…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • New and Improved Citi / AAdvantage Platinum Select MasterCard 50,000 Bonus Miles REVIEW

    New and Improved Citi / AAdvantage Platinum Select MasterCard 50,000 Bonus Miles REVIEW

    It’s been some time since a bank has improved the offer on one of it’s frequent flyer credit cards but Citi recently launched an update to their American Airlines frequent flyer credit card.  The Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select MasterCard has i…
    - 27 days ago, 29 Oct 14, 7:00pm -
  • 8 Ways to Stay Safe While Using Your Phone to Manage Your Money

    8 Ways to Stay Safe While Using Your Phone to Manage Your Money

    Mobile technology has provided all of us with a great deal of tools and information at our fingertips when it comes to managing our finances. This certainly can save time and offer a lot of conveniences we didn’t use to have, but is it safe to mana…
    - 33 days ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • Searching for More Ways to Give? Check Out These 6 New Charitable Platforms

    Searching for More Ways to Give? Check Out These 6 New Charitable Platforms

    More and more people are turning online and to their cell phones to give. I think this is great! It’s fast, direct, and safer than ever. Online giving continues to be on the rise. Nonprofit software services provider Blackbaud stated in their 2013…
    - 35 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:30pm -
  • How to Balance Your Freelance Career With a Full-Time Job

    How to Balance Your Freelance Career With a Full-Time Job

    Editor’s Note: Here’s an excellent contribution from Ben Luthi, freelance writer and blogger who writes regularly at The Wealth Gospel. Let’s face it. Living the life of a corporate cog isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. But the thought of trying…
    - 40 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 8:17pm -
  • These Smart Home Improvements Will Help You Yield the Best Returns at Resale

    These Smart Home Improvements Will Help You Yield the Best Returns at Resale

    Have you ever considered a home improvement project? Perhaps you received a sizable tax return or company bonus and are looking to invest in your home. A home improvement project can be a great investment or it can actually be a waste of money in ter…
    - 43 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 1:30pm -
  • 15 Tips for Saving Money on Your Business Expenses Without Working Harder

    15 Tips for Saving Money on Your Business Expenses Without Working Harder

    Editor’s note: Enjoy this article from Mary Baker, from Get Your Biz in Order. She’s got some rich tips for small business owners who want to spend wisely. As entrepreneurs, we all like to see our revenue grow, right?  If you’ve ever started y…
    - 48 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 1:30pm -
  • 2 Money Leaks You Need to Stop Now

    2 Money Leaks You Need to Stop Now

    As stated on Wikipedia, the Gulf oil leak started on April 20, 2010 and was considered the largest in the history of the petroleum industry. Oil gushed for 87 days until it was sealed September 19, 2010. The government estimated that 4.9 million barr…
    - 50 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 12:30pm -

Five Cent Nickel

  • The sunny side of pessimism

    The sunny side of pessimism

    From the Declaration of Independence to the space program, optimism was traditionally something of a core American value; however, it is one that has taken quite a beating in recent years. Not too long ago, an NBC-Wall Street Journal poll found that…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • “Thinking Money” a rich change of pace from TV’s wasteland

    “Thinking Money” a rich change of pace from TV’s wasteland

    Have you ever wondered why your next-door neighbor must have a new car in his driveway every model year? And not just a new car, but a new car with all the bells and whistles, like that 18-valve, turbo-charged, dyno-flex, hydroponic 4000 engine, 57-s…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Retirement planning for women: Strategies for a secure retirement

    Retirement planning for women: Strategies for a secure retirement

    More than two-thirds (68.1 percent) of the elderly poor are women. An October 2012 study by the American Association of University Women found that over the course of a 35-year career, an American woman with a college degree will make about $1.2 mi…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Why lower gas prices are fleeting

    Why lower gas prices are fleeting

    If you didn’t hear it on the news, you probably noticed it the last time you filled up your car: gasoline prices have been dropping lately after holding fairly steady for a year or so, following world oil prices. After clicking your heels at the ga…
    - 14 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • In praise of not planning

    In praise of not planning

    It’s a good thing that I am a planner by nature because, dealing with personal finance as I do involves a lot of long-term planning. So it might seem a little odd for me to take this position, but there are times when your finances might be better…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Zeroing in on target-date funds

    Zeroing in on target-date funds

    For those investing for retirement, target-date funds sound like a great idea. Say you want to retire in 2030. Simply purchase a 2030 target-date fund, the wisdom holds, and the fund will do a lot of the heavy lifting for you when it comes to your in…
    - 21 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • How to make money from home by starting a daycare

    How to make money from home by starting a daycare

    Quite a few parents choose to stay home because their entire salary would go to daycare if they went back to work full time after the birth of their child. If you are one of the stay-at-home parents who loves kids and wants to make money from home w…
    - 23 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Funding Higher Education with an ISA

    Funding Higher Education with an ISA

    Have you ever watched the popular television show “Shark Tank”? In it, entrepreneurs pitch their young businesses to five rich tycoons (the “sharks”) in hopes of attracting an investment from one or more of them. Some entrepreneurs are youngs…
    - 28 days ago, 29 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • 10 Steps on the Career Ladder

    10 Steps on the Career Ladder

    With the unemployment rate recently edging below 6 percent, the job market is starting to look healthier than it has been since before the Great Recession. While that market does not yet favor employees the way it did during the 1990s, it has recove…
    - 30 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • When Taking Vows, Vow to Spend Less

    When Taking Vows, Vow to Spend Less

    Talk to anyone 19 to 90, and they’re likely to have very clear memories of their first experience going steady. Mine came at the decidedly ancient age of 17, and I can recall that star-crossed life chapter like it happened last week. My perky, maho…
    - 35 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Top 10 Money Mistakes New Parents Make

    Top 10 Money Mistakes New Parents Make

    Having a child is an exciting and exhausting experience. The feeling of holding your newborn in your arms cannot be described in words. Along with this exhilarating feeling, though, comes sleep deprivation, hectic schedules and the determination to p…
    - 37 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • The Latest Occupational Hazard? Binge Working

    The Latest Occupational Hazard? Binge Working


    - 40 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • How California’s Drought Will Affect You

    How California’s Drought Will Affect You

    Statistically, 80 to 90 percent of you live outside of California. When you read reports of the drought in California, then, your reaction may be something like, “Bummer for those dudes. Patti, please pass the peas.” You might want to reconsider,…
    - 42 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • 9 Things I Wonder About IPOs

    9 Things I Wonder About IPOs

    The initial public offering (IPO) of the international e-commerce company Alibaba recently attracted a lot of attention — not to mention a couple billion dollars of investment money. This might be okay if it were an isolated occurrence, but lately…
    - 44 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • What the CIA Knows About Your Finances

    What the CIA Knows About Your Finances

    This post comes from Julia Chang at our partner site LearnVest. First it was your phone records; now it could be your financial transactions. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Central Intelligence Agency is collecting data from U.S. money-tra…
    - 47 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Is retirement good for you or bad for you?

    Is retirement good for you or bad for you?

    A neighbor who lives directly below me in my condominium building wakes up before 6 a.m. each morning, gets dressed, skulks outside and on some days begins looking for parked vehicles of neighbors he doesn’t like. Under the protective cloak of a co…
    - 49 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Planning a fun, frugal Halloween

    Planning a fun, frugal Halloween

    Tis’ time for the spookiest holiday of the year and a record number of Americans are planning to participate in the scare festival. According to the National Retail Federation, more than two-thirds (67.4 percent) of celebrants will buy Halloween c…
    - 51 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • 5 Ways to Keep Email From Taking Over Your Life

    5 Ways to Keep Email From Taking Over Your Life

    This post comes from Cathie Ericson at our partner site LearnVest. Do you feel like you spend half your day processing emails instead of actually working? You aren’t alone. Marsha Egan, C.E.O. of InboxDetox.com and author of “Inbox Detox and the…
    - 54 days ago, 3 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Did Apple Just Improve Card Security?

    Did Apple Just Improve Card Security?

    image: apple Which side are you on? The universe these days seems to be split into Apple lovers and Apple haters. The lovers anxiously awaited Apple’s annual model change, wondering what they were going to do to save us from that most dreaded of mo…
    - 56 days ago, 1 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Student Loan Reality Check

    Student Loan Reality Check

    With college students back in classes for the fall semester, their parents can only hope that they are making the best use of their time and money. There is a lot at stake — the amount of student loans outstanding is approaching $1.3 trillion, havi…
    - 58 days ago, 29 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • Are You LinkedIn Optimized?

    Are You LinkedIn Optimized?

    This post comes from Shana Lebowitz at our partner site LearnVest. What if you had the chance to impress 277 million professionals at once—convincing them you’re exactly what each of their organizations is missing? As it turns out, you already h…
    - 61 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • Are Your Adult Children Destroying Your Retirement?

    Are Your Adult Children Destroying Your Retirement?

    I can still remember the days when the term “generation gap” was all the rage. Back in the late 1960s and early 1970s, that term was bandied about to describe the yawning philosophical chasm between Baby Boomers and their parents on topics as div…
    - 63 days ago, 24 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • 10 Negotiation Tips for Introverts

    10 Negotiation Tips for Introverts

    After our home, our next major purchase will be a car. I am an introvert and I hate conflicts, so naturally negotiation is stressful for me. But if I don’t speak up, I know I will get the short end of the stick and pay a lot more money for the car.…
    - 65 days ago, 22 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • The End of Two Buck Chuck?

    The End of Two Buck Chuck?

    photo: Wikimedia Commons We were at the Seattle airport a few years ago, my wife and I, checking in our baggage at the counter. We had some work to do in Chelan and were on our way back to Denver. As we made our way to the airport, we stopped at a Tr…
    - 70 days ago, 17 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • 5 Reasons to be Optimistic About the Economy

    5 Reasons to be Optimistic About the Economy

    I find that defaulting to pessimism about the economy is a great way to hedge your emotional bets. If things turn out well, then I can count it a pleasant surprise. If things turn out badly, at least I have the satisfaction of having been right. Late…
    - 72 days ago, 15 Sep 14, 8:00am -

$5 Dinners

  • Drugstore Coupon Matchups & Best Deals – Week of November 23
    Which drugstore has the best deals this week on food?! Find out...  
    - 3 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 5:46pm -
  • Easy Tzatziki Dip
    If you want a quick escape to the Greek isles, then whip up this dip, take a few bites and whisk away in your imagination. Visualize the picturesque blue turquoise ocean, the brilliant sun shining all around, as you enjoy this creamy and delightful s…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 10:00pm -
  • Sunday Coupon Preview – November 23
    Find out what coupons will be in this Sunday's coupon insert...if there are some hot coupons, you might want to pick up a few extra newspapers!  
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 12:54pm -
  • Freezer Friendly Slow Cooker Lentil Recipes
    Here’s how this time of year goes: You’re so busy doing the fun stuff, you’d prefer dinner to cook itself. But then, you remember all the treats you have been snacking on at work or all the icing you and the kids ingested making cookies or the…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 10:00pm -
  • Checkout 51: Save on Bananas, Cranberries, Green Beans, Onions and Potatoes
    New coupons have been added to the free coupon app, Checkout 51, including savings on the following items: Bananas, any = cash back 25¢ Cranberries, any fresh= cash back 25¢ Green Beans, any  = cash back 25¢ Onions, any = cash back 25¢ Potatoes,…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 12:54pm -

Money Talks news

CreditCards.com Blog

  • Retailers tug holiday shopper heartstrings with charity donations
    As the holiday season gets closer, you may notice a growing number of stores trying to tug at your heartstrings -- and your wallet -- by advertising charitable donations alongside traditional holiday promotions.
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  • 3 ways millennials lose by avoiding credit
    Millennials student loan debt and unemployment woes are burdensome and can make one leery to take on credit, but avoiding plastic is not a good way to go. In fact, I think spurning credit cards can make it even harder to get on your feet in the first…
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  • Careful timing means longer vacation for less
    As I was booking a family holiday in the Bahamas, I was poised to pay $1,350 per ticket. Then I juggled travel dates. The result: two weeks on the beach for less than the original one week would have cost.
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  • Social media pressures new parents to spend more
    According to the parenting website, BabyCenter.com, many new moms are bluffing about their financial circumstances on the Web and posting pictures, status updates and videos that make them seem wealthier than they actually are
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  • How famed authors would have written a Fed statement
    The Federal Reserve's policy announcements are written so densely that, according to a new research paper, it takes a grad school education to understand their prose. What if great writers wrote it instead? CreditCards.com's editorial staffers took o…
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For the Mommas

  • New!New Nestle Coupons: Hot Pockets, Tombstone, Libbys and More!

    New Nestle Coupons: Hot Pockets, Tombstone, Libbys and More!

    New Nestle Coupons There are $5.00 in HOT new Nestle Coupons available to print.   The coupons can be found in zip code 77477 . $1/1 STOUFFER’S Family, Large Family, or Party Size Entrée, 25-96 oz. (77477) $0.55/1 NESTLÉ Fun Size Candy (77477) $…
    - 2 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 1:30am -
  • New!Newest Printable Coupons: Frigo Cheese, Campbell’s Pasta & More

    Newest Printable Coupons: Frigo Cheese, Campbell’s Pasta & More

    Here are the newest printable coupons for the day! Save more than $50.00 on beverages, personal care, foods, household items and much more. Beverages $0.75 off ONE Minute Maid Pure Squeezed Foods $0.50 off (2) Campbell’s Microwavable soup bowls $0.…
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 1:00am -
  • New!Lands End – Save 30% Off & Free Shipping

    Lands End – Save 30% Off & Free Shipping

    If you’re a Lands End shopper hurry over here to score 30% off with Free shipping.  Just use promo code GLOVES and PIN code 1865.  These codes will not work on Black Friday Door Busters. Shop Lands End and Save 30% with Free Shipping. 
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:36am -
  • New!Christmas MP3 Albums $5.99 or Less

    Christmas MP3 Albums $5.99 or Less

    For a limited time, you can download Christmas MP3 Albums for $5.99 or less. You can listen to your music anywhere with Amazon Music App. Pentatonix That’s Christmas To Me $4.99 A Charlie Brown Christmas $5.99  Christmas Cheers Strait No Chaser $5…
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:30am -
  • New!Milk Bone Dog Snacks Coupon – Save $1.00

    Milk Bone Dog Snacks Coupon – Save $1.00

    Milk Bone Dog Snacks – Save $1.00 Milk Bone Dog Snacks – Save $1.00.  There is a new Milk Bone Dog Snacks Coupon available to print.  Save $1.00/2 Milk Bone Dog Snacks. Print $1.00/2 Milk Bone Dog Snacks Here are other coupons to check out: $4…
    - 4 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • New!Campbell’s Microwavable Bowls Coupon – Save $.50

    Campbell’s Microwavable Bowls Coupon – Save $.50

    Campbell’s Microwavable Bowls Coupon – Save $.50 Campbell’s Microwavable Bowls Coupon – Save $.50.  There is a new Campbell’s Microwavable Bowls Coupon available to print.  Save $.50/2 Campbell’s Microwavable Bowls.  Print $.50/2 Micro…
    - 4 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • New!Pillsbury – Free Thanksgiving Recipes & Coupons & Samples!

    Pillsbury – Free Thanksgiving Recipes & Coupons & Samples!

    Sign up for our FREE email for the best of Pillsbury! Get exclusive coupons (up to $250 per year in savings), access to free samples (quantities limited – one per member), our hottest recipes, and more! Sign up for free Thanksgiving Recipes here 
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:38pm -
  • New!Thermacare Heatwraps Coupon – Save $1.00

    Thermacare Heatwraps Coupon – Save $1.00

    Thermacare Heatwraps Coupon – Save $1.00 Thermacare Heatwraps Coupon – Save $1.00.  There is a new Thermacare Heatwraps Coupon available to print.  Save $1.00/1 Thermacare Heat Wraps 2ct or Larger. Print Your Thermacare Heatwraps Coupon Here. …
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:38pm -
  • New!Rite Aid: Post Oh’s Cereal $0.40

    Rite Aid: Post Oh’s Cereal $0.40

    There is a new Post Oh’s Cereal coupon available to print. The coupon is good for $0.60/1 Post Oh’s Cereal. To print the coupon, go here and change your zip code to 12345. Print: $0.60/1 Post Oh’s Cereal coupon Deal Idea: Buy (1) Post Oh’…
    - 4 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:30pm -
  • New!Target: Philadelphia Cream Cheese $0.95

    Target: Philadelphia Cream Cheese $0.95

    If you have cream cheese on your wishlist this Thanksgiving, then this is just the perfect deal for you!! It sells at Giant for about $4.00. However, Target right now has Philadelphia Cream Cheese bricks on sale for just $1.00 each! But, you get it…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:00pm -
  • New!Walmart: FREE Glade Wax Melts Warmers + $3.07 Moneymaker

    Walmart: FREE Glade Wax Melts Warmers + $3.07 Moneymaker

    Woot!! Glade Wax Melts Warmers are available for $9.93 right now at Walmart. We have $5.00 off any Glade Wax Melts Warmer coupon that will bring the price down to $4.93 . Plus, there is a $3.00 iBotta rebate. It gets better now. You can score a $5…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:30pm -
  • New!Free Tom Sayer Audiobook {Full Book}

    Free Tom Sayer Audiobook {Full Book}

    Sign up for the Random House Audio newsletter and receive the free full audiobook download of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain, one of the best-loved children’s classics of all time. While you can stream the audiobook from a phone, you ca…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:30pm -
  • New!CVS Black Friday Deals 2014 – Freebies & More

    CVS Black Friday Deals 2014 – Freebies & More

    CVS Black Friday Deals 2014 Here are the CVS Black Friday Deals 2014. These deals start on Thanksgiving 11/27/14 to 11/29/2014. Please check your store ad to be sure you have the same deals. Wet n Wild Nail Color - $3.88Get $3.00 ECB$.88 after ECB  …
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:24pm -
  • New!ShopRite: Opti-Free Solution $0.99

    ShopRite: Opti-Free Solution $0.99

      This week, Shoprite has Opti-Free Solution, 10oz on sale for $8.99. But you can get it as low as $0.99 when you use one $5.00 off CLEAR CARE or OPTI-FREE Solution coupon along with a $3.00/1 OPTI-FREE Solution 10oz or Larger,  ShopRite eCoup…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:00pm -
  • New!Save $12.00 with Kellogg’s Coupons

    Save $12.00 with Kellogg’s Coupons

    If Kellogg’s is among your first choices for a healthy breakfast, then you will love this bunch of coupons available now to help you save over $12.00 on Kellogg’s!! $0.75/1 Kelloggs’s Apple Jacks! Cereal (8.7 oz. or larger, any flavor) $1/2 Kel…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:00pm -
  • New!Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Blu-ray / DVD + Digital Copy) $13.00 {reg $36.99}

    Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Blu-ray / DVD + Digital Copy) $13.00 {reg $36.99}

    This could be one more of your stocking stuffers at this fantastic prices! Get Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Blu-ray / DVD + Digital Copy) for only $13.00 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35.00 {reg $36.99}. This deal is at its lowest price. So grab it befo…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:35pm -
  • New!Weis: FREE Campbell’s Spaghettios Micros Pastas

    Weis: FREE Campbell’s Spaghettios Micros Pastas

    There is a new Campbell’s Spaghettios Micros Pasta coupon available to print and it doubles at Weis. The coupon is good for $0.50/1 Campbell’s Spaghetti0s Micros pastas. Print: $0.50/1 Campbell’s Spaghetti0s MicrOs pastas coupon Deal Idea: B…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:30pm -
  • New!American Eagle Black Friday Deal – 40% off + Free Shipping

    American Eagle Black Friday Deal  – 40% off + Free Shipping

     American Eagle Black Friday Deal Head over to American Eagle for a 30% off sale!  In addition to the sale, you can get free shipping on all orders.  There is no minimum purchase required for the free shipping sale.   Just apply coupon code GOBBL…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:30pm -
  • New!Disney Marvel Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack $39.99 – PS4 Only

    Disney Marvel Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack $39.99 – PS4 Only

    Hurry and pick up Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) Starter Pack for only $39.99. Shipping is free. Be sure to use Shopathome.com for cashback. 
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:09pm -
  • New!New Pampers Rewards Points – 15 Free Points

    New Pampers Rewards Points – 15 Free Points

    If you have a Pampers Reward Points account, you can earn 15 free points. Sign into your account and use codes to add 15 points to your account. 67CYBR57MDY2014 – 10 points TWT7CYBR57MDY14 – 5 points Join Pampers Rewards program and receive 1…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • New!New Pantene Coupons | Pay as low as $1.99

    New Pantene Coupons | Pay as low as $1.99

    We have 2 Pantene printable coupons that you can use to get a deal at various stores! Print: $2.00 off TWO Pantene Shampoos or Conditioners coupon $1.00 off ONE Pantene Styling Product   Deal Idea: Walgreens: Buy (2) Pantene Shampoo or Conditioners…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • New!Black Friday 2014 Round Up: Store Times, Best Deals & Price Policies

    Black Friday 2014 Round Up: Store Times, Best Deals & Price Policies

      If you still haven’t put together your shopping list for Black Friday, it is still not too late. We have the list of all the major store’s Black Friday Best Prices, store timings and the price matching policies for 2014 right here for you: St…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • New!Bon Ton – Down Alternative Comforter $19.97 {Any Size}

    Bon Ton – Down Alternative Comforter $19.97 {Any Size}

    Bon Ton has two great deals on bedding. Right now the Down Alternative Comforter is on sale for only $19.97. You can choose any size, even King Size. You can also pick up Living Quarters sheets for only $9.97, any size.  Use coupon code FREESHIP at…
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 8:10pm -
  • New!Best Buy – Fire TV Streaming Stick $24.99

    Best Buy –  Fire TV Streaming Stick $24.99

    Best Buy has the new Fire TV Streaming Stick on sale for $24.99. This is the newest streaming stick from Amazon. Fire TV Stick connects your HDTV to a world of online entertainment. Whether you’re a Prime member or not, enjoy a huge selection of mo…
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:56pm -
  • New!The Limited Black Friday Sale – 50% off + Free Shipping

    The Limited Black Friday Sale – 50% off + Free Shipping

    The Limited Black Friday Sale Starting today,  The Limited offers 50% off everything plus free shipping on all orders. Just apply The Limited Coupon Code THANKS at checkout.The code works sitewide, even on sale items. Valid online for a limited time…
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:56pm -
  • New!Keurig K Cups (18 ct) $6.60 + Free Shipping

    Keurig K Cups (18 ct) $6.60 + Free Shipping

    The Bon Ton Black Friday deals have started. You can get free shipping on all orders with coupon code FREESHIP at checkout. There are some great prices on Keurig K Cups. Pick up 18 packs of K Cups for as low as $6.60 each.  You can see the entire sa…
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:51pm -
  • New!Bon-Ton Black Friday Deals Live + Free Shipping On All Orders

    Bon-Ton Black Friday Deals Live + Free Shipping On All Orders

    Bon-Ton Black Friday Deals Live The Bon Ton Black Friday Deals are now live, including the $9.97 appliances sale .  You’ll get free shipping on all orders with coupon code FREESHIP at checkout. Womens Boots are just $19.99  Bedding and Comforter…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:17pm -
  • New!Bon Ton – Kitchen Appliances $9.97 Shipped {No Rebates}

    Bon Ton –  Kitchen Appliances $9.97 Shipped {No Rebates}

    If you missed the Kohls Small Appliance Sale, you can shop this deal from Bon Ton.  These small Kitchen Appliances are on sale for $9.97, shipped free. Waffle Maker $9.97  Toastmaster 4-Slice Cool Touch Toaster $9.97  Toastmaster 11″ Skillet Wit…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:56pm -
  • New!Walgreens Black Friday Deals 2014 – 16 Freebies

    Walgreens Black Friday Deals 2014 – 16 Freebies

    Walgreens Black Friday Deals 2014 Here are the Walgreens Black Friday Deals 2014. These deals are valid on Thanksgiving Day through Saturday November 29th, 2014. Please check your local ad to verify you have the same Walgreens Black Friday Deals. Adv…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:24pm -
  • New!Monster High New Scaremester Catty Noir Doll $9.99

    Monster High New Scaremester Catty Noir Doll $9.99

    Here’s a monstrously hot deal! The Monster High New Scaremester Catty Noir Doll is available for a discount of 50% at Amazon and will cost you just $9.99 (reg: $19.99). Killer accessories include a pink Skullette school bag and to-die-for match…
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:04pm -
  • New!New Nestle Coupons – $5.00 in Coupons

    New Nestle Coupons – $5.00 in Coupons

    New Nestle Coupons There are $5.00 in HOT new Nestle Coupons available to print.   The coupons can be found in zip code 77477 . $1/1 STOUFFER’S Family, Large Family, or Party Size Entrée, 25-96 oz. (77477) $0.55/1 NESTLÉ Fun Size Candy (77477) $…
    - 10 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:34pm -
  • New!LEGO Superheroes 76010 Batman: The Penguin Face Off $9.99

    LEGO Superheroes 76010 Batman: The Penguin Face Off $9.99

    Another LEGO Piece! It’s the LEGO Superheroes 76010 Batman: The Penguin Face Off for $9.99 (reg: $12.99) at Amazon. This set includes Scuba Batman and The Penguin minifigures with weapon and assorted accessories. Get more HOT Deals here
    - 11 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:42pm -
  • New!Rite Aid Black Friday Deals 2014 – 16 Freebies!

    Rite Aid Black Friday Deals 2014 – 16 Freebies!

    Rite Aid Black Friday Deals 2014 The Rite Aid Black Friday Deals 2014 start on Thanksgiving Day, 11/27/14 through 11/29/14. There are 16 freebies in all.  You will need to check the store hours in your area, but most stores are open on Thursday.  …
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:19pm -
  • New!RCA 7″ Tablet 8GB Quad Core $39.99

    RCA 7″ Tablet 8GB Quad Core $39.99

    Walmart has a decent deal on the RCA Tablet 8 GB Core Tab for only $39.99.   Shipping is free with all orders.  This is very close to the Black Friday Price. 1GHz Quad-Core processor 1GB DDR3 of system memory 7″ touchscreen, 1024 x 600 resolution…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:04pm -
  • New!Home Classics Full Size Comforter $38.54 Shipped (reg $179.99)

    Home Classics Full Size Comforter $38.54 Shipped (reg $179.99)

    This is just the kind of Black Friday deal that you would like to see to keep you cozy! Kohls is offering a Home Classics® Level 1 Down Comforter in Full Size for $62.99 (reg $179.99). However, you can get it for only $38.54 with Kohls Cash, here…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:02pm -
  • New!LeapFrog Animal Adventure Learning Table $21.24 (reg $49.99)

    LeapFrog Animal Adventure Learning Table $21.24 (reg $49.99)

    This is a cute one! The LeapFrog Animal Adventure Learning Table is on a sale price of only $24.99 (reg $49.99). But when you use code THANKS15, you save 15% making your deal only $21.24.  Orders over $50.00 ship free and also get a $15.00 Kohls C…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:57pm -
  • New!Kohls Black Friday Deals – $1.79 Bath Towels, Stand Mixer Deals, Blankets & More

    Kohls Black Friday Deals – $1.79 Bath Towels, Stand Mixer Deals, Blankets & More

    Kohls Black Friday Deals  Did you miss a Kohls Black Friday Deal?  Some deals are still available. Kitchen Aid Mixer  Buy (1) 4.5 Quart KitchenAid Classic Plus Stand Mixer $249.99 Get 10% Off when added to your cart Pay $224.99 Buy (1) Black & Dec…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:55pm -
  • New!The Princess Bride (25th Anniversary Edition) Blu-ray $3.99

    The Princess Bride (25th Anniversary Edition) Blu-ray $3.99

    Another HOT Blu-ray deal!! Get The Princess Bride (25th Anniversary Edition) in Blu-ray for just $3.99 (reg: $19.99) at Amazon. For 25 years, viewers have watched and loved The Princess Bride. But why does it resonate so strongly for all ages? This…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:38pm -
  • New!Kohls: Fisher Price Interactive Baby Piano $33.99 (reg $90)

    Kohls: Fisher Price Interactive Baby Piano $33.99 (reg $90)

    Here is one more for the Mommas with toddlers. Get the Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Baby Grand Piano for only $33.99 after applying code THANKS15 that takes 15% off the sale price of $39.99 (reg $89.99). Orders over $50.00 ship free and also get a $1…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:37pm -
  • New!Brother HL-L2340DW Wireless Monochrome Laser Printer $69.99

    Brother HL-L2340DW Wireless Monochrome Laser Printer $69.99

    Here is a nice deal on the Brother Printer! Printing for Your Home Office or Small Office with this Brother HL-L2340DW Wireless Monochrome Laser Printer which you can buy for $69.99 (reg: $109.99) at Newegg. Its compact, desk-friendly size is idea…
    - 12 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 3:36pm -

Frugal Living NW

  • New!Nations Board Game for $53.99 (lowest price!)

    Nations Board Game for $53.99 (lowest price!)

    Amazon has the Nations Board Game for $53.99 right now. This is the lowest price available on the internet and this game has some fantastic reviews! Deep, involved game with plenty of strategy Solo play to get more out of your game Varying difficulty…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:00pm -
  • New!Family-Friendly Christmas DVD’s for $5 or less

    Family-Friendly Christmas DVD’s for $5 or less

    Looking for some Christmas entertainment? Check out this list of family-friendly DVDs priced $5 or under! We will updated this list regularly so you have the most up-to-date information! Christmas with the Kranks Charlie Brown’s Christmas Tales Ice…
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • New!Safeway: Our Favorite Deals through Thursday 11/27

    Safeway: Our Favorite Deals through Thursday 11/27

    Here is a reminder of the best deals at Safeway this week. This is NOT a new ad. The current ad runs through Thanksgiving (Thursday 11/27). For the complete Safeway match-ups go here. Satsumas (5 lb) on sale $4.48 (these are my all time favorite mand…
    - 8 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:30pm -
  • New!Kohl’s Black Friday: NutriBullet 600 for just $51.49 after rebate & Kohl’s Cash

    Kohl’s Black Friday: NutriBullet 600 for just $51.49 after rebate & Kohl’s Cash

    The Kohl’s Black Friday sale is happening now. Here’s a great deal on the NutriBullet 600 Watt set right now (this same set is $89 on Amazon): NutriBullet 600 Watt — $89.99 Save 15% when you use the code THANKS15 (-$13.49) Pay $76.49, Get $10…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 7:00pm -
  • New!Kohl’s Black Friday: Dyson Vacuums as low as $180 after Kohl’s Cash (LOWEST price!)

    Kohl’s Black Friday: Dyson Vacuums as low as $180 after Kohl’s Cash (LOWEST price!)

    The Kohl’s Black Friday sale is happening now and the prices on the Dyson vacuums have FINALLY dropped. People have been waiting for two days for this price drop, and I’m sure the models on sale right now will sell out quickly. Here are the cur…
    - 9 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 6:53pm -

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Free Money Finance

  • FMF on Hiatus
    Well, as they say, all good things must end. Or at least take a break. I started this blog over nine years ago simply to chronicle my financial thoughts and progress. Now, nearly a decade later, it's time to put...
    - 70 days ago, 17 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • Help a Reader: Maxing Out after Reaching 401k Limit
    Here's an email I recently received from a reader: Some background info: My baseline gross salary is $74k, but with recent overtime it's looking like I'm on pace to make closer to $85k this year. I've been contributing 30% pre-tax...
    - 72 days ago, 15 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • Reader Profile: KP
    The following is the latest post in my "Reader Profiles" series. Each post in this series details the financial situation and challenges of an FMF reader. The purpose of this series is to help us all identify with people like...
    - 75 days ago, 12 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • Help a Reader: Dealing with a Pension
    Here's an email I recently received from a reader: I was hoping to get some help from your readers in determining my best option. I received an offer from a former employer with whom I am entitled to receive a...
    - 77 days ago, 10 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • The New Retirement Rule?
    I'm not sure they were trying to do this, but I think Time magazine just came up with the new rule for having a great retirement nest egg. Their thoughts: Save 15% of pay for 30 years and you will...
    - 79 days ago, 8 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • 10 Things Americans Waste Money On
    Dave Ramsey lists 10 things Americans waste money on as follows: 1. Credit card interest 2. Deal websites 3. Appetizers 4. ATM fees 5. Overdraft fees 6. Speedy shipping 7. Designer baby clothes 8. Unused gym memberships 9. Premium cable...
    - 82 days ago, 5 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • Costs of Commuting
    Personal Capital lists the surprising costs of commuting. The author begins with this story: I usually leave the house each morning at 6:50. I hop in the car and drive to the train station, usually getting there around 7:05. I...
    - 84 days ago, 3 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • Happy Labor Day
    Just wanted to say "Happy Labor Day" to my readers in the U.S. I hope you are enjoying a day off. I'm not blogging today -- plan to spend time with the family today. I'll be back on Wednesday with...
    - 86 days ago, 1 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • A Film About the Retirement Crisis
    Most people like movies where the main characters get into a world of hurt but then, somehow, escape at the last minute and all is well. The movie I'm about to tell you about is not like that. At least...
    - 89 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 9:29am -
  • The Wealthy Look at Money Differently
    The Business Insider says that the way millionaires view money is different from everyone else. Here are their thoughts and my comments on them: 1. The wealthy focus on earning. I have to agree on this one. That's why I...
    - 91 days ago, 27 Aug 14, 9:29am -

Bankaholic

  • New!Two Ways To Earn 2.1% In Massachusetts
    We’ve never been huge fans of relationship rates, and with better CD deals popping up at community banks and credit unions this fall, we rarely cover them.But Pioneer Valley Federal Credit Union in western Massachusetts is paying 2.10% APY on 12-…
    - 11 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • New Leader In 3-Year CDs Paying 1.7%
    iGObanking has raised its return on 36-month CDs to the second-highest rate we've seen this year. But how long will this deal last?
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • CD Special Cheers Pennsylvania Savers
    First Priority Bank is paying customers across the Keystone State 1.55% APY on an 18-month CD.
    - 3 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • Valley Of The Sun CD Is A Desert Deal
    This 18-month CD special at Pinnacle Bank in Scottsdale pays 1.50% and is the only hot spot for savers that we’ve found in Arizona lately.
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • 30-Year Mortgage: 3.75%, No Points
    Mortgage deals are back on Bankaholic. And we've found a cheap 30-year fixed-rate mortgage for September.
    - 5 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 4:00pm -

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How to Get Out of Debt

  • My Bank Agreed to Settle My Credit Card Debt But Now Wants More
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Michael, I have secured loans on a horse trailer and a John Deere tractor which I am current on paying. I have an unsecured master card with Bank of America. I suffer…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:08pm -
  • Debt Settlement CEO Goes to Jail. Industry Goes to Denial.
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Recently attorney Michael Livitis, the CEO of Mission Settlement Agency, was sentenced to nine years in jail. His co-defendants, Denis Kuryland, Boris Schulman, and Manuel Cr…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 4:26pm -
  • How The Advocacy For Consumer Rights Helps Consumers
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Recently, Leyton Ward and I, who used to be in a tussle with, had a chance to sit down together and meet. He was gracious to share what TAFCR does and why most people don’t…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 2:09pm -
  • What I Learned from Leyton Ward at The Advocacy for Consumer Rights
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Yesterday Leyton Ward and I finally did what we probably should have done two years ago, and sat down together over a great lunch and just talked. You see for what feels like…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 4:34pm -
  • Settling a Three Month Old Debt
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Michael, I have just sold some real estate and I would like to can I negotiate to reduce the balances of my (unsecured and secured) loans BEFORE I pay them off? Is th…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 10:45pm -
  • Repossession Payment Plans With Debt Collectors
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Michael, Defaulted on a motorhome. It was repossessed and sold at auction. The balance owed after the sale was assigned to a collector. That collector and I made an a…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 10:22pm -
  • Why Debt Collectors Dismiss Lawsuits All The Time
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Michael, While searching for information about myself online, I find out that I am being sued by a debit collection agency. I live in CA and have never received a for…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 9:24pm -
  • CFPB Pulls DriveTime Over and Slaps Them
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today took its first action against a “buy-here, pay-here” car dealer. The dealer, DriveTime, harmed consumers by making h…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 6:55pm -
  • I Want to Consolidate My Business Debt to Pay Lower Rates
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Michael, We have Business debt – trying to pay off w/low interest rates. Can you recommend a reputable debt consolidation company? One that can, before we sign any…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 6:05pm -
  • FTC Stops Free Credit Score Bullshit
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. The Federal Trade Commission has stopped an online scheme that allegedly lured consumers with “free” access to their credit scores and then billed them a recurring fee of…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 5:57pm -
  • How Can I Transfer My Parent PLUS Loans to My Son?
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, I have several parent plus loans that I took out for my sons college. He also has some stafford loans. I am now concerned of the amount of loans I have under m…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 5:36pm -
  • My Debt From Qatar is Chasing Me in India
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Jon, Kindly help me to know a case I took personal loan while Job in Qatar I was on my home country on leave I got know that my Visa my Employer has cancelled based s…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:47pm -
  • My Husband is a Disabled Vet and the Student Lenders Are Coming After Us
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, My son has 2 Government Student Loans(Sallie Mae & NelNet). He is paying over $300.00 on each one, but they want $816.00. My husband is a Disabled Vietnam Vete…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:43pm -
  • Nationwide Student Relief – Consumer Complaint – November 19, 2014
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Consumer Statement: I contacted nationwide student relieve , thay stated thay could help me bring down my payment for my student loan to ten dollars a month. Filled out all t…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:28pm -
  • Her Husband Died and the Lawyer Threatened to Take the House
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, Friends husband died from cancer and failed to show up at court hearing for collection suit on credit cards. After his death, collection agency(said they were…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:23pm -
  • HDRP Approval Department Mailer
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. An amazing reader, Roger, sent in a new debt relief mailer through my I Buy Junk Mail program. This mailer is nearly identical to another one I covered here. The only differe…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 2:10pm -
  • Student Loan Service Managers / SLS – Consumer Complaint – November 19, 2014
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Consumer Statement: I was contacted by email and phone by SLS Managers(Student Loan Service Managers) offering to consolidate my student loan into one lower monthly payment t…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 1:50pm -
  • Credit Advocates Debt Resolution Firm – Consumer Complaint – November 19, 2014
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Consumer Statement: I joined a program with Credit Advocates in August 2013. As of November 2014 I have paid them $4,518.24 (Retainer Fee $900.00, Service Fee $1,452.32, Lega…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 1:45pm -
  • Will I Be Arrested for My UK Tax Debt?
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Jon, I have a problem with the UK tax on what I owe. They sent me a statement last month to my address in Thailand. Can I get arrested at the airport on arrival or de…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 9:26pm -
  • I Have an Old Bally Fitness Debt I Was Sued Over.
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, I had signed a contract with bally total fitness in the state of California in 2004. I stopped going to the gym without paying the cancelation fees. So they so…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 9:24pm -
  • How Do I Stop My Student Loan Wage Garnishment?
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, My check is getting garnished until dec 17th after that they said i can make a payment arrangement and they will send out another garnishment can i tell them w…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 9:10pm -
  • Should I Consolidate My Student Loans Into a Variable Rate Loan?
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, I graduated in 2008. I’m still paying down student loans, often more than the minimum payment. I have a mix of private and federal loans at varying interest…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 8:56pm -
  • Top 10 Reasons You Should Stop Paying Your Unaffordable Private Student Loan
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Right now if you have federal student loans there are good options to help lower or eliminate your monthly payment. To see those options, click here. But what about when your…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 8:44pm -
  • I Got Married and My Husband Got Laid Off
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, I’m working full time and earning 46k annually. I got married this past spring and then my husband was laid off in June. His unemployment benefits are lower…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 6:38pm -
  • I Don’t Want My Student Loans to Hurt My Credit Report
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, I owe $17,000 on my student loans. I have been able to make the payments each month, but I just learned that I will be soon losing my job. I don’t have an em…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 6:21pm -
  • Student Loan Service Managers Consumer Agreement Review
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, Can you look over this agreement Student Loan Service Managers Sent Me? Anonymous” Don’t miss our free Get Out of Debt – “How To” Guide Series on a n…
    - 12 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 3:04pm -
  • Nationwide Student Relief – Consumer Complaint – November 14, 2014
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. Consumer Statement: Nationwide Student Relief located in Sandy, UT claimed they were going to help my financial issue with student loans by lowering payments down to $30 a mo…
    - 12 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 12:27pm -
  • I’m Willing to Go Back to Dubai to be Arrested Over My Debt
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, I had been living in Dubai for nearly 8 years and maintained a great job and income. Whilst there, my ex wife and I also brought a property and eventually sold…
    - 12 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 12:23pm -
  • My Federal Student Loan Payments are Getting Tougher to Make
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. “Dear Steve, I have 11 federal student loans totaling just over $55k. (DI Special subcns, DI Special UnSubcns, Stafford subcns, and Stafford unsubcns loans) see attachment…
    - 12 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 8:08pm -
  • FTC Catches Debt Brokers Exposing Themselves
    Click here for 3 things you can do right now to tackle your debt situation. At the request of the Federal Trade Commission, a federal court has ordered two debt sellers that posted the sensitive personal information of more than 70,000 consumers onli…
    - 13 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 7:11pm -

Generation X Finance

  • Starting a Business

    Starting a Business

    This is the part of our 2003 update. This update I am doing a little bit different than our 2002 update.  I am breaking it up into several consecutive posts and the last post will have the net worth update for 2003 followed by a glance at our 2003 b…
    - 23 Jul 14, 3:45pm -
  • How I Became a Used Car Dealer, for a little while

    How I Became a Used Car Dealer, for a little while

    This is the beginning of our 2003 update.  This update I am doing a little bit different, I am breaking it up into several consecutive posts and on the last one I will post the net worth update for 2003 followed by a glance at our 2003 budget. By do…
    - 14 Jul 14, 4:30pm -
  • How Much Should You Spend on an Engagement Ring?

    How Much Should You Spend on an Engagement Ring?

    How much will you spend on your wedding ring? Jewelers recommend you spend 2-3 months of your salary on a wedding ring. Back in the day, when I was a single college student in love, I remember asking myself this question. I was all set to propose to…
    - 2 Jun 14, 12:35pm -
  • How I Became A Millionaire Yearly Update 2002

    How I Became A Millionaire Yearly Update 2002

    Starting with a net worth of less then zero to having a net worth over a million before I was 30, this series will show you how my family and I did it. This is the first of the series of my journey to becoming a millionaire in eight years, or shoul…
    - 6 Feb 14, 11:51am -
  • Maximum 401k Contribution for 2014 Has Been Announced

    Maximum 401k Contribution for 2014 Has Been Announced

    Each year the Internal Revenue Service sets the maximum amount of contributions a person can make toward their 401k plan. On Thursday October 31, the IRS announced that the contribution limit will remain unchanged for 2014, here. The amount maximum c…
    - 20 Nov 13, 2:30pm -
  • Credit Karma Review

    Credit Karma Review

    I have had a number of people ask me about Credit Karma. I have used it a number of times to check my credit score and like it, so I figured I would go ahead and write a Credit Karma Review for all of you. When people start to repair bad credit or e…
    - 31 Oct 13, 6:33pm -
  • Save Money by Regularly Obtaining Auto Insurance Quotes

    Save Money by Regularly Obtaining Auto Insurance Quotes

    Auto insurance is one of the necessities in life, and unfortunately it can be quite costly. Of course, you could try to skimp by going without insurance, but you risk losing everything, there are several types of insurance that everyone must have. So…
    - 15 Oct 13, 3:18pm -
  • How to Sell Your Car for the Most Money

    How to Sell Your Car for the Most Money

    Next to selling your house, selling a car will be one of the larger sales you’ll make in your lifetime, and you’ll probably do it many times over the years. In many cases this also means there are thousands of dollars on the line so it’s crucia…
    - 19 Sep 13, 4:49pm -
  • Are Precious Metals Good Investments?

    Are Precious Metals Good Investments?

    When you are looking for a retirement investment strategy, the options available to you can become overwhelming. An IRA will work for most small business owners (read: individual contractors), but businesses owners and employees will want to start co…
    - 11 Sep 13, 5:50pm -
  • What Does ETF Stand For?

    What Does ETF Stand For?

    Ever wondered what does ETF stands for? ETF is the abbreviation of exchange traded fund, sometimes people will refer to this as electronic traded fund but the first is more correct. So that is it, that is all you wanted to know, you can click away fr…
    - 28 Aug 13, 11:41pm -

Mom Advice

  • New!Make Money Organizing Your Closet

    Make Money Organizing Your Closet

    I have never had a truly clean and organized closet until I started my fashion capsule project. Had I known that I could have been making considerable cash this whole time, I might have taken the endeavor a bit more seriously. Today I want to share w…
    - 17 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • New!Apron Full of Giveaways 11.25.14

    Apron Full of Giveaways 11.25.14

    Source: Rosie Ann Shop,  $35.45   Welcome to our Apron Full of Giveaways! I hope everyone is having a great week this week! As we do each week, here is our round-up of giveaways for our readers. We hope that this is beneficial to you and your famil…
    - 17 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:55am -
  • Eating Well During the Holidays: Light Cranberry Bar Recipe

    Eating Well During the Holidays: Light Cranberry Bar Recipe

    *This post is sponsored by Celestial Seasonings. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I am very passionate about good nutrition and a healthy lifestyle. You may not know that I actually went to school to study to be a dietician so I could help other…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • It’s the 3 Little Things: Magicbox, Chipotle Really Fast, & Blanket Scarf Heaven

    It’s the 3 Little Things: Magicbox, Chipotle Really Fast, & Blanket Scarf Heaven

    Happy Friday, friends! I hope you are having a good week!  I am so excited for tomorrow because I get to dig into my new fashion capsule. I have so many cozy sweaters for this one and, boy, does a girl need a cozy sweater in the Midwest.  I am just…
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  • Freebie Friday November 21, 2014

    Freebie Friday November 21, 2014

    Happy Freebie Friday, everyone! We would like to thank Couponing 101 for assisting us with our freebies each week for loads of deals, savings, and freebies! This week on MomAdvice Kelly Whalen is sharing her last feature for us all about the new re…
    - 5 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Amy’s Notebook 11.19.14

    Amy’s Notebook 11.19.14

    Source: Ella Claire   A thankful printable placemat- how perfect. 20 stores that refuse to open on Thanksgiving- do you shop them? Recipes for a gluten-free, grain-free, sugar-free holiday feast. Have you tried making bread in the slow cooker? A typ…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • How to Make a Blanket Scarf

    How to Make a Blanket Scarf

    I am madly in love with blanket scarves. My obsession started as all good obsessions do. It began on Pinterest. All of these fabulously fashionable women were rocking these gorgeous scarves, but they were out of my price range or lacked the fullness…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Apron Full of Giveaways 11.18.14

    Apron Full of Giveaways 11.18.14

    Source: Larklin,  $64.26   Welcome to our Apron Full of Giveaways! I hope everyone is having a great week this week! As we do each week, here is our round-up of giveaways for our readers. We hope that this is beneficial to you and your family! Plea…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 10:55am -
  • Planning for your Second Life: The New Retirement

    Planning for your Second Life: The New Retirement

    From our money & finance contributor, Kelly Whalen. Note: This will be my last post as a contributor for MomAdvice. Thank you for all the thoughtful comments, support, and most especially thank you to Amy for the opportunity. My hope is that if you…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • It’s the 3 Little Things: Podcast Binge, A Classic, & Friendsgiving

    It’s the 3 Little Things: Podcast Binge, A Classic, & Friendsgiving

    I’m sorry I am coming out with this a little late today. I was at my real-life book club discussing this amazing book this morning. I hope your weekend is off to a lovely start over there too! Here is what is making me happy this week! A Charlie Br…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 7:10pm -

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  • New!Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

    Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

    Whoever first came up with the idea of making Peanut Butter Hershey Kiss Cookies needs a raise. I mean, peanut butter cookies are yummy enough, but put a Hershey’s kiss on top, and wow! This is one classic cookie that’s […] Peanut Butter Kiss C…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:35pm -
  • New!How to Eliminate Spider Infestations

    How to Eliminate Spider Infestations

    You just love having spiders in your house, right? No? Well, if you’re not so crazy about the idea, then you need to do a few things to keep those infestations of eight-legged visitors out of your home. Here are some […] How to Eliminate Spider…
    - 6 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:30pm -
  • New!Fisher-Price Disney Jake and The Never Land Pirates Rolling Submarine Bucky – $17

    Fisher-Price Disney Jake and The Never Land Pirates Rolling Submarine Bucky – $17

    Purchase the Fisher-Price Disney Jake and The Never Land Pirates Rolling Submarine Bucky  at either Walmart.com or Amazon.com for just $17! Walmart is offering FREE shipping on $50+ orders and Ships free with Amazon Prime or Super Saver Shipping.…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • New!Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) Starter Pack $39.99

    Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) Starter Pack $39.99

    This is a fantastic deal on the Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) Starter Pack - just $39.99 (Retail $79.99). Available for numerous game systems. Free shipping on purchases of $49+ or FREE ship to store option. Want to […] Disney…
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  • New!LEGO City Arctic Base Camp – $72.58

    LEGO City Arctic Base Camp – $72.58

    Score the  for just $72.58. This looks like a fun set! Includes:  Includes 7 : 4 Arctic explorers, pilot, scientist and a research assistant Accessories include Arctic explorer hoods Tracked exploration vehicle has tracks, drill, lights, 2 exhaust…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 8:41pm -
  • New!Fisher-Price Loving Family Dollhouse – $58.94

    Fisher-Price Loving Family Dollhouse – $58.94

    Today at Kohl’s, you can get a great deal on the Fisher-Price Loving Family Dollhouse – just $58.94 after sales and other discounts. Here’s How:  Fisher-Price Loving Family Dollhouse – $86.99 Use coupon code THANKS15 to save 15% off droppi…
    - 7 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 8:36pm -
  • New!$0.25/1 Dawn Dish Product = $0.25 at CVS (Starts 11/27)

    $0.25/1 Dawn Dish Product = $0.25 at CVS (Starts 11/27)

      There is a coupon to save $0.25 OFF ONE Dawn Product (excludes trial/travel size). Grab this coupon and score a great deal on these at CVS, starting 11/27! Here’s a great CVS deal for you: Buy (2) Dawn Dish […] $0.25/1 Dawn Dish Product = $0.2…
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  • New!$5.00 on any Glade Wax Melts Warmer = $1.99 at Target

    $5.00 on any Glade Wax Melts Warmer = $1.99 at Target

      There is a new high value $5.00/1 Glade Warmer coupon available to print. Grab this coupon and score a great deal on these at Target. Here’s a great Target deal for you:  Glade Wax Melt Warmer $9.99 (Regular Price) […] $5.00 on any Glade Wax…
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    ALL You Magazine Subscription $5/yr + Other Popular Titles for just $5.00

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  • New!$1.50/1 Energizer Max Batteries = (2) FREE at Walmart

    $1.50/1 Energizer Max Batteries = (2) FREE at Walmart

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  • New!Kohls.com: Dyson DC40 Origin Bagless Vacuum just $167.24! (Regular Price $449.99)

    Kohls.com: Dyson DC40 Origin Bagless Vacuum just $167.24! (Regular Price $449.99)

    If you have been looking for a deal on a Dyson or even if you haven’t been because they are pricey, we have an awesome deal for you right now! You can score this Dyson Vacuum over at Kohls.com for just […] Kohls.com: Dyson DC40 Origin Bagless Va…
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  • New!New Balance Men’s Running MT110GO2 Now Only $27.99! (69% OFF)

    New Balance Men’s Running MT110GO2 Now Only $27.99! (69% OFF)

    Everyday, Joe’s New Balance Outlet features a single item that has been discounted up to 70% off the original retail price. Today’s deal is Men’s Running MT110GO2 Now Only $27.99! Regular price is $89.99. Available today 11/25/2014 only. Shi…
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  • New!Upcoming Amazon Toy Lightning Deals

    Upcoming Amazon Toy Lightning Deals

    Now is the time to start finding the best deals on popular holiday toy items! Buy now before they sell out. Each day, Amazon has lightning deals that are available for a certain time period at a deeply discounted price. […] Upcoming Amazon Toy Ligh…
    - 13 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 2:30pm -
  • New!25 Dollar Store Stocking Stuffer Ideas for $1 or Less

    25 Dollar Store Stocking Stuffer Ideas for $1 or Less

    If you are looking for some inexpensive stocking stuffer ideas, your local Dollar Store (any of them!) are good places to find them. You can pick up little items for $1 or less to fill your stockings. 25 Stocking Stuffer […] 25 Dollar Store Stockin…
    - 14 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • New!50% Off Ever After High Ashlynn & Hunter Target Cartwheel Offer Today Only!

    50% Off Ever After High Ashlynn & Hunter Target Cartwheel Offer Today Only!

    Target is jumping in this Holiday Season and is slashing ONE toy item for 50% off every day until December 24th via the Cartwheel App. So today’s deal is 50% off Ever After High Ashlynn & Hunter today only!! Offer Details: […] 50% Off Ever After…
    - 15 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • New!2014 Toys “R” Us Black Friday Ad

    2014 Toys “R” Us Black Friday Ad

    The Toys R Us Black Friday ad is out! Things You Need to Know: Toys R Us will be open Thanksgiving Day on November 27, 2014 starting at 5 p.m. There are three sale periods starting with the 4 hour sale. […] 2014 Toys “R” Us Black Friday Ad fir…
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  • New!2014 Joann Fabric Black Friday Ad

    2014 Joann Fabric Black Friday Ad

    The Joann Fabric Black Friday ad is out! Things You Need to Know: Deals start Friday November 28, 2014 online and in-stores No special orders No rain checks Doorbuster items limited to stock on hand Shop online at Joann.com Joann […] 2014 Joann Fab…
    - 17 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • New!2014 IKEA Black Friday Ad

    2014 IKEA Black Friday Ad

    The IKEA Black Friday ad is out! Things You Need to Know:  Deals valid 11/28 – 11/30/2014 during normal business hours View the entire ad online here  IKEA Black Friday ad EAT FOR FREE – Dine in the restaurant at […] 2014 IKEA Black Friday Ad…
    - 17 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • New!2014 Cabela’s Black Friday Ad

    2014 Cabela’s Black Friday Ad

    The Cabela’s Black Friday Ad is out! Things You Need to Know: Cabela’s Black Friday Store Hours:  5am on Friday (11/28) Shop Online: Cabelas.com Special Promos: First 600 In Line Receive Free Giveaway Prize Cabela’s Black Friday Ad   Need…
    - 18 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:00am -
  • New!2014 Staples Black Friday Ad

    2014 Staples Black Friday Ad

    The Staples Black Friday ad is live! You will find deals on Apple tablets, cheap ream of paper, FitBit, Kindle Fire, and more! Things You Need To Know:  Staples will open on Thanksgiving Day, November 27, 2014 at 6 p.m. through […] 2014 Staples B…
    - 18 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:00am -
  • New!2014 Menards Black Friday Ad

    2014 Menards Black Friday Ad

    The Menards Black Friday ad is out! It has over 340 items in it! Things You Need to Know:  Menards is closed on Thanksgiving Day. Menards will be opening on Friday, November 28, 2014 at 6 a.m. You’ll be able […] 2014 Menards Black Friday Ad firs…
    - 18 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 10:00am -
  • New!2014 Bass Pro Shops Black Friday Ad

    2014 Bass Pro Shops Black Friday Ad

    The Bass Pro Shops Black Friday ad is out! Things Your Need To Know:  Bass Pro Shops will be open Thanksgiving Day from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Doors open on Black Friday at 5 a.m. Enjoy doorbusters from 5 […] 2014 Bass Pro Shops Black Friday Ad first a…
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  • New!2014 Petco Black Friday Ad

    2014 Petco Black Friday Ad

    The Petco Black Friday Ad is out! Shop online at Petco.com. Petco Black Friday Ad Need help sticking to your budget? Check out this post on how to create and stick to your holiday budget. For More Holiday Bargains Bookmark […] 2014 Petco Black Frid…
    - 19 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00am -
  • New!2014 Lowe’s Black Friday Ad

    2014 Lowe’s Black Friday Ad

    The Lowe’s Black Friday ad is out! Shop online at Lowes.com. Lowe’s Black Friday Ad   Need help sticking to your budget? Check out this post on how to create and stick to your holiday budget. For More Holiday Bargains […] 2014 Lowe’s Black F…
    - 19 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 9:00am -
  • New!2014 Anna’s Linens Black Friday Ad

    2014 Anna’s Linens Black Friday Ad

    The Anna’s Linens Black Friday ad is out! You can also shop online here. Anna’s Linens Black Friday Ad Need help sticking to your budget? Check out this post on how to create and stick to your holiday budget. For […] 2014 Anna’s Linens Black…
    - 20 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 8:00am -
  • How to Make Your Entryway Guest Ready At All Times

    How to Make Your Entryway Guest Ready At All Times

    What’s the first thing a guest sees when they visit? The entryway of your home, of course. Whether that guest is coming inside to stay for awhile or they’re just dropping by for a minute or two, your entryway creates […] How to Make Your Entryw…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:30pm -
  • Vaseline Intensive Care’s Rapid Renewal Challenge + $1 off Coupon #RapidRenewal

    Vaseline Intensive Care’s Rapid Renewal Challenge + $1 off Coupon #RapidRenewal

    This post is sponsored by Global Influence. All opinions are my own. During the colder months, one of my biggest challenges with my skin is dry, itchy skin. I don’t have a lot of time in the morning so I […] Vaseline Intensive Care’s Rapid Rene…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • Kohls.com: The Big One Towels just $2.49

    Kohls.com: The Big One Towels just $2.49

      Need some towels? Score a great deal on these towels at Kohls.com right now! These also make for great filler items when your trying to meet your threshold to receive your Kohl’s Cash! The Big One Towels $2.99  Use THANKS15 […] Kohls.com: Th…
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  • Dollar General Store Ad & Coupon Match-ups 11/23 – 11/29/2014

    Dollar General Store Ad & Coupon Match-ups  11/23 – 11/29/2014


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  • Store Holiday Return Policies

    Store Holiday Return Policies

    To help you with your holiday shopping, we thought it would be a good idea to create a list of the return policies for popular stores during the holidays. 21 Return Policies to Popular Stores   Walmart http://help.walmart.com/app/answers/detail/a_id…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 6:29pm -

Wealth Pilgrim

  • New!Do You Really Need Credit Card Insurance?

    Do You Really Need Credit Card Insurance?

    Credit card insurance claims to make your credit card payments for you if you are unemployed or encounter some other financial hardship.. Many card companies push this coverage and pitch you on it when they send you your monthly statement. Is it a go…
    - 14 hours ago, 25 Nov 14, 1:57pm -
  • Find A CPA Now- Made Easy

    Find A CPA Now- Made Easy

    Now is a fantastic time to find a new CPA if your current one is a dud.   If you do this now, you won’t feel the pressure that the procrastinators feel who wait until February or March to do this. CPAs are easily available to interview now and th…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 10:42am -
  • How To Motivate Yourself To Solve Financial Problems

    How To Motivate Yourself To Solve Financial Problems

    I have been reading a great (but hard to find) book called “The Search For Serenity” by Lewis F Presnall. In it, he has a chapter on self-pity which I found fascinating. It occurred to me that in the past when I had no motivation, it was indeed b…
    - 3 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 11:25am -
  • How To Stop Medicating With Money

    How To Stop Medicating With Money

    You might think that your emotional state of mind is more the subject matter for a therapist to discuss rather than a financial advisor but my experience tells me otherwise.  Your feelings have a huge impact on how you spend, save and invest.  Thos…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:38pm -
  • How to Find Financial Planning Jobs – Ideas from a 25-Year Veteran

    How to Find Financial Planning Jobs – Ideas from a 25-Year Veteran

    From time to time, people ask me how to become a financial advisor and then, how to find good jobs in the industry.  Even if you aren’t interested in becoming an advisor, you might like to know how your advisor became one and got their job. How To…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 12:56pm -
  • How Much Income Will You Need When You Retire?

    How Much Income Will You Need When You Retire?

    Earlier we found a way to zero in on what it’s going to cost you to live after you retire. Now let’s figure out what your inflow is going to be once you cross the finish line at work. Retirement income has three components; pensions and social se…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 9:01am -
  • Year End Tax Tips For Mutual Fund Owners

    Year End Tax Tips For Mutual Fund Owners

    You might see some very strange things going on with your mutual funds in November and December. That’s the time when many funds distribute capital gains and dividends. Investors get befuddled by this because they can wind up paying taxes on money…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 8:01am -
  • ETFs vs. Mutual Funds – A New (Unexpected) Wrinkle

    ETFs vs. Mutual Funds – A New (Unexpected) Wrinkle

      In it’s most simple terms, ETFs are very inexpensive mutual funds.  They have exploded in popularity – especially commission free Exchange Traded Funds. Does that mean you should invest in ETFs and forget about mutual funds?  Not so fast. Wh…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 9:24am -
  • What Is A Credit Line?

    What Is A Credit Line?

    A credit line is like a credit card in many respects.  With it, you have access to cash (within fixed limits) if you need it.  The notable differences are that the interest rates on equity lines are usually far lower than the rates credit card comp…
    - 10 days ago, 16 Nov 14, 11:41am -
  • How To Talk With Elderly Parents About Their Finances

    How To Talk With Elderly Parents About Their Finances

    Talking to your parents about their money is a conversation that is almost universally difficult because it involves a role reversal – you assume the parent role, and effectively put your parent in the child role.  It’s also a very touchy subjec…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 4:42pm -

Good Financial Cents

  • GF¢043: [Case Study] Can You Retire Early with Only 1 Million Dollars?

    GF¢043: [Case Study] Can You Retire Early with Only 1 Million Dollars?

    I want to retire early with 1 million dollars. That statement has a nice ring to it, huh? I don’t think I’ve worked with a client yet that didn’t want to retire early, or wouldn’t be ecstatic if they had a $1 million portfolio. But as most of…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Nov 14, 4:20pm -
  • GF¢ 042: Unlocking Your Inner Greatness with Ben Newman

    GF¢ 042:  Unlocking Your Inner Greatness with Ben Newman

    Ben Newman is on fire. And I’m proud to say he’s a friend, mentor and someone that oozes positivity into my life. Plus, he’s a die hard St. Louis Cardinals fan, so what’s not to love?   Here’s just a few of Ben’s accomplishments Super su…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 6:09am -
  • Want to Win $2,500 of Apple Stock?

    Want to Win $2,500 of Apple Stock?

    I’m an Apple fanboy. A few years ago I got my first Macbook Pro and I haven’t looked back. If you were to visit the Rose household, you would see that the entire family is on the Apple bandwagon with 1 iMac, 2 Macbook Pro’s, 1 iPad, 3 mini iPad…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 6:27am -
  • GF¢ 041: How to Silence Your Haters (and shake it off, shake it off)

    GF¢ 041:  How to Silence Your Haters (and shake it off, shake it off)

    Haters goin’ hate, hate, hate. Shake it off. Shake it off. –Taylor Swift Haters gonna hate. Because that’s what they do. If you allow their words to infect you, they’ll never go away. Their words will sting and paralyze you from achieving wha…
    - 21 days ago, 4 Nov 14, 5:07pm -
  • How Do You Know When To Stop? Sometimes You Have to Just Shut up Listen (Giveaway Details)

    How Do You Know When To Stop? Sometimes You Have to Just Shut up Listen (Giveaway Details)

    It. Something doesn’t feel right about it. You keep doing it although you’re not sure why. Even worse you start to resent it. You want to quit it, but quitting just sounds weak. “Only losers quit” screams through your mind. At least it was wi…
    - 22 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 7:30pm -
  • Will the Deferred Income Annuity Save Your 401k?

    Will the Deferred Income Annuity Save Your 401k?

    If you have never heard of a deferred income annuity, get ready, because you’ll probably be hearing a lot about them in the near future. And honestly, you should want to! Deferred income annuities address a major weakness that is a part of curren…
    - 29 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 8:33pm -
  • The Simple Way to Find Out How Much Investing Risk You Can Stomach

    The Simple Way to Find Out How Much Investing Risk You Can Stomach

    Risk is everywhere. All I have to do is turn on the news to be reminded of that. I think it’s easy to go about our day-to-day lives and forget that bad things can happen – until suddenly they do. Speeding down the highway. Smoking cigarettes (or…
    - 41 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 8:26pm -
  • Grow Your Dough Throwdown – It’s Almost Done! (October Update)

    Grow Your Dough Throwdown – It’s Almost Done! (October Update)

    The Grow Your Dough Throwdown is almost over (sigh). It’s been a fun challenge, and it’s been exciting to see how my different portfolios have held up. **You can check out the original announcement post here. And here is the March update, May upd…
    - 47 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 7:48pm -
  • GF¢ 040: Everything You Need to Know About Your Credit (that you probably don’t)

    GF¢ 040: Everything You Need to Know About Your Credit (that you probably don’t)

    As a Certified Financial Planner, I know a lot about financial planning issues, but there’s one thing that I didn’t realize I didn’t know much about and that thing is credit. Several years ago, I went on a bold quest to find what my true credi…
    - 50 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 2:01am -
  • GF¢ 039: Reader Question: What is The Best Thing to Do With an Old 403(b)?

    GF¢ 039:  Reader Question: What is The Best Thing to Do With an Old 403(b)?

    Well, whether you need PROFESSIONAL professional help is up for debate, but when it comes to your finances, don’t rely on Google. You need someone who knows what they’re doing.   Consider this example: I am 45 years old with 3 young children.  …
    - 55 days ago, 1 Oct 14, 4:17pm -

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    Check out this awesome deal on Amazon for a Disney Frozen Classic Hideaway Tent.  Right now it’s marked down from $14.99 to just $10.99.  This item is a #1 best seller.  You will receive free shipping with Amazon Prime or with any $35 purchase.…
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    Head on over to Amazon and you can pick up a Barbie Feed & Cuddle Tawny Horse and Doll Playset for $26.99.  These normally sell for $44.99.  Out of 30 customer reviews this product has received a 4.5 star rating.  You will get free shipping with…
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