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Finance Guru 'Tiff The Budgetnista' Shares 5 Tips On Getting Your Money Right

The Huffington Post | Zahara Hill | Posted 02.23.2017 | Black Voices

Financial educator and author Tiffany Aliche, more popularly known as Tiff The Budgetnista, stopped by The Huffington Post Black Voices’ bi-weekly t...

Tips If You're Visiting Greece

Chris Semertzidis | Posted 02.15.2017 | Travel
Chris Semertzidis

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One-Word Answers To Your Money Questions

NerdWallet | Posted 02.08.2017 | College
NerdWallet

Financial advice is loaded with fine print, disclaimers and caveats. But sometimes, you want a straight answer before digging deeper. We answered 10 ...

The four walls containing Trump's fury

Georges Ugeux | Posted 02.07.2017 | Politics
Georges Ugeux

The last few days are showing how the resistance to the furious, insane and untrue statements of the President of the United States is starting to tak...

How to Live on the Cheap While Paying Off Your Student Loans

NerdWallet | Posted 01.31.2017 | College
NerdWallet

If you're a college student, you have a lot on your plate -- who could blame you for not paying attention to that mounting student loan balance? But ...

How Reporters Can Do a Better Job Representing the Poor

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.26.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Reporters covering the Medicaid debate at the Capitol should read Denver Post opinion writer Megan Schrader's column today and act on it. Schrader: "...

7 Steps Trump Can Take To Cut Hunger In Half

David Beckmann | Posted 01.17.2017 | Impact
David Beckmann

If our new president sets this goal, it would be an inspiration and challenge for all Americans and for people around the world.

Everything you want to know about robo-advisor investing (but were afraid to ask)

PolicyGenius | Posted 12.22.2016 | Business
PolicyGenius

This article was written by Colin Lalley of PolicyGenius. The New Year is here, which means it's time to look at the year ahead. For a lot of people...

How To Visit Iceland Without Breaking The Bank

Victoria Yore | Posted 11.28.2016 | Travel
Victoria Yore

Although it is one of the most expensive countries in the world, it is totally possible to visit Iceland on a budget. Instead of swearing it off forever, there are more than a few ways that you can save money on a trip to this far-flung arctic island.

Ask Carrie: Mindful Spending: Can You Resist the Black Friday Hype?

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP | Posted 11.21.2016 | Business
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP

Dear Readers, As Black Friday looms ahead of us, I can't help but think that the race to spend is on. At least that's what retailers hope is happenin...

Trump already (notionally) cost $ 80 billion dollars to the US budget

Georges Ugeux | Posted 11.15.2016 | Politics
Georges Ugeux

I know it is not immediate, but for some reasons, nobody has spoken about the sharp increase in US interest rates of the US Treasuries. On November 8,...

Personal finance experts share their money horror stories

PolicyGenius | Posted 10.28.2016 | Business
PolicyGenius

This article was written by Colin Lalley of PolicyGenius. Whether it's Halloween time or not, financial horror stories can be just as spooky as a hau...

4 Money Myths That Are Hurting Your Savings

O, The Oprah Magazine | Joann Pan | Posted 10.26.2016 | OWN

How to keep money myths and misunderstandings from hurting your bottom line. My college roommate and I loved to “bargain shop”—a.k.a. purcha...

The Old Debt And Entitlement Charade

Dean Baker | Posted 10.17.2016 | Business
Dean Baker

The establishment gang is trying to pull a big one over on the public yet again. One of the designated topics for the last presidential debate goes under the heading, "debt and entitlements." This should have people upset for several reasons.

How to Shop Online When You Are On a Cash Budget?

Lauren Greutman | Posted 10.17.2016 | HuffPost Home
Lauren Greutman

The problem that I had was that I wanted the deals online, but with using cash I had a real problem with getting those deals without going over budget. I found some Ninja tricks that worked for me and wanted to share them with you.

Moving Forward: Natural Capital, Leadership and the Enabling Environment

Natural Capital Coalition | Posted 10.17.2016 | Business
Natural Capital Coalition

This article has been submitted as part of the Natural Capital Coalition's series of blogs on natural capital by Paul Gehres. "The farmers could rea...

Take Advantage of Shopping Cash Backs This Holiday Season

Nancy Laws | Posted 10.12.2016 | Technology
Nancy Laws

With a new business in the works, and expected to launch during the holiday season, I am in search of great ways to save more money, in order to be able to invest in the business. The ability to not only discover great deals but to get cash back, simply won't go unnoticed.

7 Simple Tips For Planning A Fantastic Wedding On A Budget

Quora | Posted 09.30.2016 | Weddings
Quora

You do not have to buy all the things that the wedding industry says you need. Your wedding day is probably the only day where you will stand in a room full of people who absolutely and unconditionally love you. You do not have to impress them; they're already sold on you.

4 Smart Tips You Need to Know When Planning a Destination Wedding

Laiza King | Posted 09.29.2016 | Weddings
Laiza King

Credit More couples than ever before are choosing to forgo large traditional wedding ceremonies and are instead opting for low-key nuptials in exotic...

Guns And Butter

David Morris | Posted 09.26.2016 | Politics
David Morris

In October 2015, when he was a very, very long shot for the Republican nomination, Donald Trump the businessman promised to make the military "much st...

3 Ways to Simplify Your Home Life

Zak Mustapha | Posted 08.08.2016 | Business
Zak Mustapha

August is also back-to-school season so you'll want to get organized before things get really crazy in the fall--when dogs are bound to allegedly eat the kid's homework. Here are ways to declutter, prioritize and streamline.

The Lean Startup Budget: How To Start A Big Business On The Cheap

Ursula Nwobu | Posted 08.04.2016 | Business
Ursula Nwobu

A couple of years ago, a friend of mine coined a phrase to describe startups that required a lot of money; he called it 'the fortune 500 startup budget'.

Clinton, Trump, and Budget-Busting Tax Cuts

Dean Baker | Posted 08.02.2016 | Business
Dean Baker

At the Democratic convention we got some insights into the Clinton campaign's line of attack on Donald Trump. While they rightfully intend to confront his racism, sexism, and xenophobia, the Clinton campaign also seems prepared to attack Trump's "budget-busting" tax cuts.

Alabama Should Build a Bridge to Fiscal Responsibility

Rob Sawicki | Posted 07.28.2016 | Politics
Rob Sawicki

Anyone who is following Alabama's ongoing budget crisis knows that the state is slashing funds for basic human services to try and make ends meet. Despite borrowing $437 million in 2012 to close budget shortfalls for the ensuing three years, Gov. Robert Bentley still hasn't managed to solve Alabama's budget problems, which are having an economic ripple effect throughout the state.

3 Things to Consider When You're Waiting to Hear Back After Sending a Proposal

John Rampton | Posted 07.27.2016 | Business
John Rampton

For whatever reason, a week or so goes by and they still haven't gotten back to you. Crickets start chirping whenever you check your inbox. You know that your prices aren't exorbitant and you consistently deliver above average work. You're wondering what went wrong. After replaying the conversation in your head, you're still puzzled. Here are some tips to keep in mind.