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Investing ideas for the future

6 Investment Alternatives to The Stock Market

Many people understand the importance of contributing to retirement accounts like an IRA, 401K, or...


How to start saving

Millennials' Money Guide: How to Start Saving For Retirement

Most of us start our adult lives in some amount of debt, whether we take out student loans, purchase...


Planing out your next vacation trip. Best money saving ideas for your next trip

Six Great Websites/Apps--and Cool, Niche Ones--for Your Travel Needs

Tremendous convenience--or tremendous frustration? Booking your travel online can be both. You can...


Walking a dog as a side job to earn extra money

Ten Odd Jobs for Making Extra Money

What is an odd job? There are two meanings. One is a truly unusual, often unheard of employment...


Save money at Target. This is how you can save by following these saving tips.

Save Even More at Target: Ten Ways to Stretch Your Dollar to The Max

What’s better than saving money at Target?Answer: Saving even more money at Target. And if you...


Donate to give back

10 Ways to Pay It Forward

10 Ways to Pay It Forward If you've never heard of the concept of paying it forward, the idea is...


teaching kids about money

Teaching Children About Money: Strategies for Every Age

“When am I ever going to use this in my future?” It’s the mantra heard round the world, and...


Data is money

Data Is Money, Treat It That Way: Tips on Preserving Mobile Data

Your phone buzzes in your pocket. You’re afraid to look. You know it’s the dreaded text alert...


8 cheap vacation ideas

8 Cheap and Fun Destinations for This Year’s Family Vacation

You hear the words “family vacation” and what comes to mind? If you’re like most folks you...


how to set a budget for yourself

Set Your Budget With Three Simple Words: Need/Want/Save

Few words instill fear and groans among employees and family members like BUDGETING ... Setting...


Apps to Enhance and Simplify Your Life

Ten Great Apps to Enhance and Simplify Your Life

Imagine if you had to choose a few favorites from among 2.2 million cars, restaurants, or vacation...


Exercise Your Options and Find an Affordable Workout!

If you’re like most people, the period between Halloween and New Year’s is an eating...


Key Things Every Young Family Should Know to Remain Financially Stable

Financial stability seems like a luxury during tough economic times, but it is not out of reach. One...


financial freedom

Five Key Ways Millennials Can Escape Debt Misery and Live a Life of Financial Freedom

Everybody chases after financial freedom but today’s society is centered on debt. This is why so...


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Financial Apps: A Guide to Stress-free Financial Planning

As consumers feel the squeeze in challenging economic times, one of the best tools at your disposal...


debt reduction

Debt Snowball vs. Debt Stacking: Which One Is For You?

There are a variety of ways to approach debt reduction, but the two most effective methods to...


student loan debt

5 Ninja Tactics to Defeat Student Loan Debt

Student loans can place the squeeze on your finances and may seem overwhelming at times. But you may...


dining out hacks

3 Simple but Effective Hacks for Dining Out

Some days, the convenience of dining out is exactly what you need after sweating out a tough day at...


Data is money

Data Is Money, Treat It That Way: Tips on Preserving Mobile Data

Your phone buzzes in your pocket. You’re afraid to look. You know it’s the dreaded text alert...


Satellite vs. Cable: Which Is Better?

You may not have many options when it comes to television or internet needs, but at least you can...