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I Lost My Job Because of the Coronavirus—Here’s How I’m Paying My Bills

With a few lifestyle changes, I am now saving well over $1,000 a month. Plus, my ample downtime has led to the unexpected silver lining of finally launching my dream business.

What to Cut Out of Your Budget During a Pandemic

The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an economic crisis. Here's how you can save money during this uncertain...


My Husband and I Got Laid Off the Same Week—This Is the Only Thing That Saved Us from Becoming Homeless

You never think it can happen to you...until it does. Planning ahead even just a little can help in a...


Why More People Are Going to Portugal to Retire

Portugal is the number one retirement destination for 2020. Find out why this tiny European nation is the perfect spot...


50 Ways to Make More Money in 2020

Does boosting your bank account feel like an impossible dream? It’s not…as long as you know these smart and savvy...

20 Things You’re Probably Blaming on Millennials—But Shouldn’t

You'd think millennials were responsible for everything! Here's why some of the country's recent trends aren't their fault—or why they've...


How Much Do I Need to Retire? Your Questions Answered

It's literally the million dollar question. Here's what financial planning experts advise—along with the best way to get there.

12 Common Budgeting Mistakes to Avoid in Early Retirement

Don't sabotage a long and happy retirement. See what a financial advisor has to say about avoiding common budgeting mistakes.


15 Retirement Mistakes That Will Ruin Your Retirement

Who doesn't look forward to retirement? The fantasy of being your own boss and filling your days as you wish...


15 Simple Ways to Boost Your Retirement Income

Retirement won't feel like your golden years if you don't have enough green. Follow these tips from MoneyTips.com financial expert...


9 Financial Planning Terms You Should Know by the Time You’re 40

If you haven't started thinking about your financial and retirement future and your 40th birthday is creeping up, it's time...

9 Retirement Planning Steps Experts Want You to Take Before You Turn 50

Retirement may still feel like it's a long way off, but by taking these simple steps now, you can ensure...


22 Things Tax Experts Wish You Knew About the New Tax Law

As of January 1, 2018, the much-talked-about Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) went into effect. Here's what the tax...


10 Retirement Savings and 401K Questions, Answered

Congrats—you have a new job! Now you need to thumb through that huge new employee benefits packet. One of the...


9 Things You Don’t Realize Could Sabotage Your Retirement Budget

Got your retirement budget all sorted? A financial adviser lists the traps that can destroy your savings—and how to avoid...


10 Best Jobs for Seniors

There are several jobs to choose from when making the decision to work after you've reached the traditional age of...

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How to Get Free Tax Help

If you’ve been putting off dealing with your taxes the time to act is now! The April 18 deadline will...