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May 25, 2015
10 Unnecessary Purchases That Are Eating Up Your Budget
While most Americans don't think about all of their the small everyday purchases, they can add up to make a huge difference in your budget.
May 24, 2015
5 States Where $100 Will Buy The Most
$100 isn't exactly a lot these days, but depending on where you live, its value can increase. Here are the five states where $100 will get you the furthest.
May 23, 2015
How Not to Spend Your Retirement Money Like a NFL Player
Nobody spends their paycheck quite like a professional athlete.
May 09, 2015
America’s Problem With Using Credit Cards
Credit cards have their benefits; but are they responsible for America's overspending problem?
April 28, 2015
3 Signs That You Spend Too Much Money on Food
Do you feel like you're spending too much money on food? Here are a few signs that you may be.
April 16, 2015
From Food to Tech: What Do Teens Spend Money On These Days?
For better or worse, teens influence a large part of the economy. So just what do they want to spend money on?
March 26, 2015
3 Best Ways to Use Your Tax Refund in 2015
It’s that time of the year again, when millions of people start to think about how they will spend their tax refunds.
March 25, 2015
Shocking Stats About Money and Your Relationship
Dollars are perhaps the most desired tool in society as we spend most of our time either earning or spending them.
March 20, 2015
Republican Budget Balances Deficit, But Doesn’t Balance Partisanship
Why can't the GOP's budget pass as it stands?
March 15, 2015
5 Store Credit Cards With the Best (and Worst) Rates
A recent survey found the average rate on large store credit cards to be more than 23 percent. Here are the cards with the best and worst rates.
March 13, 2015
How Much Will Health Care Cost You in Retirement?
Health may equal wealth, but at what cost?
February 25, 2015
5 Ways Retailers Trick Shoppers Into Spending More
Ever wonder why you enter a store with a specific list, and leave the store with several other items you didn't plan to buy? Here's why.
February 09, 2015
Here’s Why the Rich Use Credit Cards; Should You Follow?
While some people view credit cards as nothing more than toxic plastic, affluent consumers enjoy cash rewards that add up over time.
February 07, 2015
5 Best Ways for Companies to Improve 401(k) Plans
More responsibility is being placed on Americans to save for their own retirements.
February 06, 2015
5 of the Worst Things to Do When You’re Broke
Here are some of the dumbest things people can do when they are broke.
January 31, 2015
3 Reasons Why $1 Million Is Just Not a Lot of Money
The infamous $1 million. It's been the top prize on hit game shows like "Deal or No Deal" and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" -- but is it enough to live on?
January 28, 2015
3 Hidden Reasons Why Your Credit Sucks
"I pay my bills on time. Why isn't my credit score higher?"
January 24, 2015
5 Ways to Budget With an Inconsistent Income
Having an inconsistent income doesn't mean you can't keep a budget.
January 24, 2015
How Many Americans Are Committing Financial Infidelity?
If the love of money is the root of all evil, then secret accounts are the seed of all financial infidelity.
January 19, 2015
Dear Parents: You Need to Teach Your Kids About Money
The consequences of poor financial literacy are at record highs as the economy becomes increasingly bifurcated.
January 12, 2015
Gen Y, Use Your Money
Personal finance scares a lot of people, but money can be about joy, doing what you love in your young adulthood, and living the life of your dreams.
January 08, 2015
3 in 5 Americans Are Too Broke for Financial Emergencies
Most Americans do not have enough money placed aside for financial emergencies and hardly have any savings or a solid plan to handle unexpected expenses.
January 05, 2015
Top 8 Money-Saving Tips for Women
Whether you're a stay-at-home mom, a working professional, or you've just graduated, taking charge of your finances will help you achieve your long-term goals.
December 30, 2014
3 Reasons Why You Should Save More Money
Americans are not known for their prudent saving habits.
December 21, 2014
Why You Should Plan for a Longer Retirement Than You Think
Life is short, at least according to people who aren’t financial advisers.
December 18, 2014
Are Food Costs Ruining Your Money Diet?
Across the nation, budgets are busting as consumers indulge in their most gluttonous desires.
December 17, 2014
4 Ways Emotions Can Affect Your Spending Habits
Here are four reasons you should avoid making financial decisions when you're feeling emotional.
December 15, 2014
5 Things That Could Break the Bank if You Can’t Stick to a Budget
Here are five items that you should completely avoid if you are already having a hard time staying on budget.
December 15, 2014
6 Good Financial Habits for 30-Somethings
Thirty may be the new twenty in terms of having kids, getting married, and owning a home, but hopefully you started saving earlier.
December 13, 2014
Will You Remain a Debt Slave Until Death?
Borrowing too much from the future can lead to a life of servitude.
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