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Have you ever really thought about your spending habits? Being aware of what you’re spending your money on and why is an important first step on your way to financial sucess. Let the journey begin!

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    10 Times You Shouldn’t Use Your Credit Card for Payment

    Credit cards might be convenient and reliable, but here are some scenarios where swiping or entering your digits could be dangerous.

    20 Hidden Fees You Had No Idea You Were Paying

    Everything comes with a price—watch out for these surprise expenses and learn how to avoid them.


    14 Cheapest Days of the Week to Do Absolutely Anything

    Schedule your calendar around these tips for major savings, whether you’re buying wine, filling the tank, or going to Disney...


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    11 Things You’re Buying at Target That Are Cheaper on Amazon

    We love Target, but sometimes Amazon has more budget-friendly options that win us over.


    10 Things You Should Have Been Buying from the Dollar Store This Whole Time

    You may think it's filled with junk, but the dollar store could provide you with some great, cheap finds.

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    The Best Car Brands for 2021, According to Consumer Reports

    Whether you're looking for an electric car or an SUV, Consumer Reports has analyzed the data to determine the most...


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    12 Signs That Shopping Site Is Fake—And About to Steal Your Money

    Reports from Experian, the consumer credit reporting agency, show that online shopping fraud is on the rise! Here's how to...

    8 Bills You Should Always Put on Autopay

    Autopay is a great way to streamline your bills so you avoid late fees, raise your credit score, save money...


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    This Is the Least Reliable Car in the Industry

    Find out the risks that come with this vehicle before buying one yourself.


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    13 Times You Should Never Pay with Cash

    They say cash is king, but there are plenty of reasons why credit can be better than greenbacks. These are...


    Ways Free Shipping Could Be Costing You More

    Free shipping isn't always "free." It's time to get savvy about your online shopping.

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    11 Costco Items You Think Will Save You Money—But Won’t

    You know Costco is a one-stop place for just about anything, where you can walk away with plenty of bargains....


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    If You’re Not Buying Clothes from Costco, You Might Want to Start

    While we were all focusing on Kirkland Signature food, Costco was slowly gaining steam in the clothing world to the...


    20 Kitchen Products That People Can’t Stop Buying from Amazon

    Can't stop, won't stop. Put one (or all) of these best-selling kitchen gadgets in your Amazon cart ASAP.


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    13 Things Rich People Never Waste Their Money On

    Wealthy people can buy anything and everything they want, right? While that might be true, it doesn't mean the rich...


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    The FBI Warns About This Online Shopping Scam

    The FBI has issued a warning about a scary, new online shopping scam—and you could be the next target.

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    Back-to-School Shopping in 2020: How to Save Amid Uncertainty

    Finally, some good news about the upcoming school year: You don’t have to spend a fortune to get everything your...


    What You Probably Shouldn’t Be Buying at TJ Maxx and Marshall’s

    Everyone loves a deal, and off-price retailers like TJ Maxx and Marshall's have them in spades. But for all of...


    15 Most Expensive Mistakes Ever Made

    Everybody makes mistakes, but some are more high stakes than others. The next time you goof up, remember it can...


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    10 Things You Think Are Cheaper at Walmart—But Aren’t

    Everyone loves a good deal. But while budget shopping and Walmart practically go hand in hand, is it always the...


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    12 Times a Costco Membership Won’t Pay Off

    Believe it or not, buying in bulk isn't always cheaper. These situations might stop you from getting the most mileage...


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    5 Ways Checkout Lanes Are Changing Forever

    Everything about your shopping experience is changing—even your checkout routine. Make sure you're ready for these new changes.


    How We Paid Off $18,000 in Debt in 18 Months

    Overwhelmed by credit card debt? This southern California couple paid off a huge chunk of debt in a short amount...


    How to Choose the Best Bike for You

    Looking to buy a bike? Here's how to find the right two-wheeler for you—plus the 15 best bikes for every...

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    13 Things to Stop Buying That’ll Save You Tons of Cash

    Cut these simple things out of your life and you'll be amazed at how much money you can save.


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    12 Things You Shouldn’t Be Buying at Walmart

    When it comes to certain items, the low price is just not worth it.


    Indoor vs. Outdoor Grill: Which Is Better?

    It’s a tough choice, but a clear winner will definitely emerge for you in this grilling showdown.


    If You’re Shopping at Certain Pharmacies, You Could Be Paying 840 Percent More

    Prescription drug costs seem to be steadily rising, but some pharmacies may have a heftier price tag than others.


    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...


    Signs Your Refrigerator Is About to Die

    Is it time to start shopping for a new refrigerator? Here are the telltale signs that yours may be on...