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10 Ways Anyone Can Save Money in College

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Today, it is imperative for students to graduate college with the least amount…

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If Everything Was On Sale, Why Are You Broke?

No matter what the commercials say, you can't spend your way to savings, even if everything is on sale. Remember this during big shopping seasons

No matter what the commercials say, you can’t spend your way to savings. I repeat,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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4 Ways to Protect Your Nest Egg in Retirement

When your peak earning years are history, you want to make sure your sources of income are leak-proof

When your peak earning years are history, you want to make sure your sources of…

By Gary Rawlins

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Here Are 15 of the Best and Worst Places to Live If You’re Trying to Save Money

Hint: 13 out of 15 of the worst cities for saving are in California

Find out if your city made the list for best or worst place to save…

By Courtney Connley

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The Overspender’s Guide to Saving

3 passive ways to save when saving is just not your thing

I thought I’d share my savings tips and progress (or lack thereof) with you just…

By Safon Floyd

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America Saves Week: Train Your Brain to Save Money

Part 2 - Move past your natural tendency to avoid long-term planning

Behavioral finance experts say, however, before we start beating ourselves up, we need to take…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Tips for Staying Within Your Holiday Budget

Don’t let seasonal shopping wreck your finances

How do you make sure you get the most bang for your buck?

By Sheiresa Ngo

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A Fresh Look at Savings Accounts

Don't knock this basic savings vehicle before you try it - again

With the myriad saving options available – and, let’s face it, dismal interest rates over…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Want to Save More? Give Your Savings Account a Name

Strategies for building savings and peace of mind

Lapin says in order to eliminate stress around savings make it personal, “it’s time to…

By Stacey Tisdale

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10 Savvy Ways to Save Money Dining Out

Smart ways to indulge in your favorite culinary pasttime

We all know that dining out can be prohibitively expensive. But making smart decisions can…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Save on Moving Costs Without Busting Your Budget

Settle into your new home with money to spare

Apply these six strategies to your move this summer to help cut costs and get…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Bankrate.com’s Claes Bell Talks Saving Money

Are you putting enough away for a rainy day?

Only 38% of Americans have enough savings to cover unexpected expenses such as a $1,000…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Infographic: How Americans Plan to Save in the New Year

What are your savings goals?

Saving money is one of the top financial resolutions for this year.

By Sheiresa Ngo

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37% of Americans Say They’re Too Broke to Save

Is reduced cash flow preventing you from building your nest egg?

Do you feel like you don’t have enough money to save?

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Fail Proof Plan to Save Money this New Year

Saving is easy with this simple plan

Each year we set new year’s resolutions with pure intentions to see them through, but…

By Essence Gant

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5 Tips for Lowering Your Winter Heating Bill

Keep more cash in your wallet

If you’re looking for ways to save on your heating bill, there are plenty of…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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CFPB Announces Consumer Saving Research Project

Bureau aims to help consumers with saving

The CFPB announced a research program that would assess the effectiveness of certain habits designed…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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5 Smart Gifts To Ask For While You’re Still Young

Save money and get money this Holiday

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Take advantage of your youth. You still have a little time before Mom, Dad, and…

By Essence Gant

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Take Advantage of the Saver’s Tax Credit

Don't miss out

One advantage of the saver’s credit is that it can increase your refund or reduce…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Most Consumers Fear Running out of Money

Are you afraid of going broke?

If you want to get a handle on your debt, you’ll have to first identify…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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