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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.

Ways To Cut Costs When You Are Planning a Wedding on a Budget

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 07.21.2016 | Weddings
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Planning a wedding is something that should be the most exciting time of your life, can also be one of the most stressful times as well. There are so many little details that go into it, along with some huge details that cost a pretty penny.

Best Canon Budget Lenses - Get Stunning Quality Without the Cost

Dan Watson | Posted 07.22.2016 | Technology
Dan Watson

Lenses are expensive and great lenses cost even more. While DSLR prices have fallen to the point where great cameras may be purchased under the $1000 ...

No Stress Being A Guest

Cindy Weber-Cleary | Posted 07.15.2016 | Style
Cindy Weber-Cleary

Good friends have invited you for a summer weekend at the beach, the lake or the country. You've been friends forever! It will be just like old times: a chance to relax, catch up, share funny stories, eat and drink, listen to music, kick back around a fire pit or on the deck. Ahhh....

What to Consider When Planning a Wedding: Etiquette Rules for Hiring a Pastor

Wayne Meisel | Posted 07.15.2016 | Weddings
Wayne Meisel

In the midst of the joy, there is always that awkward moment when I'm asked [or not], "how much do you charge?" The very question seems vulgar given the sacred nature of the task at hand. But weddings have become as much a business as they are a sacrament.

How To Balance Your Budget After Paying For Your Rape Kit

The Establishment | Posted 07.15.2016 | Women
The Establishment

So, you just went through the most traumatic moment of your life. All you want to do is forget that you were raped. Thankfully, you can. How? By balancing your budget!

Best Buys On A Budget

Cindy Weber-Cleary | Posted 07.13.2016 | Style
Cindy Weber-Cleary

I do invest in quality when I find something beautifully made that I know I can wear for many years, but I absolutely love it when I wear something I paid almost nothing for and people assume it cost a bundle!

War On Weed's End In Sight

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.11.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The end of the federal government's War On Weed is approaching fast. No matter how the details work out, that much seems pretty clear at this point.

New To Budgeting? Try The 50-20-30 Rule

Trulia | Posted 07.11.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

If you're new to budgeting, figuring out how to manage your money each month can feel overwhelming.

Paul Ryan's Dream Crushed

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.06.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Ryan's dream now lies in tatters. It has become something of a nightmare, really. In fact, Ryan has had no more success in getting his caucus to agree on anything than John Boehner managed.

5 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do In Palm Beach, Florida On A Budget

Jacquelin Carnegie | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
Jacquelin Carnegie

The town of Palm Beach, just three blocks wide and 13 miles long, has cornered the market on billionaires. It's considered the wealthiest enclave in America, so affordable activities are a real find in this ritzy resort destination.

A Billionaire Governor Says Protests Don't Matter. He's Wrong.

Roberta Lynch | Posted 06.20.2016 | Chicago
Roberta Lynch

"If protesting solved problems, Illinois wouldn't have any problems."

4 Unique Honeymoon Destinations Abroad

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 06.13.2016 | Travel
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

As if planning a wedding isn't hard enough, you have to plan a honeymoon on top of that. I think the goal for most couples is to escape to a private, ...

The Easy Way To Budget For Your Next Trip

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 06.10.2016 | Travel

Itching to get away for the summer but not sure how you'll save for the trip? Not to worry -- we've put together an easy worksheet you can follow so y...

7 Essential Things to Do the Summer Between High School and College

Hélène Tragos Stelian | Posted 06.10.2016 | College
Hélène Tragos Stelian

You did it! You are going to college, congrats! As you finish off high school and enjoy end-of-year celebrations, you'll want to start looking toward your summer. Here are my top tips on what you'll need to accomplish before leaving for college.

10 Household Expenses You Can Eliminate Right Now

Trulia | Posted 06.10.2016 | HuffPost Home
Trulia

Paying bills is never fun, but it's even less exciting when those monthly expenses.

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | HuffPost Home
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | Los Angeles
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

Here's What an Average Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.07.2016 | New York
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Finance Writer If you want to move to a city that's better for your budget -- or maybe just to a different housing complex in ...

House GOP Vows to Fight Poverty, but Its Budget Would Eviscerate Anti-Poverty Spending

Bob Greenstein | Posted 06.07.2016 | Politics
Bob Greenstein

The House Republicans' new poverty plan is silent on the discrepancy between its call to fight poverty and the House GOP's own budget priorities. Thos...

Choosing to Be Time-Rich Instead of House-Broke

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 06.03.2016 | Healthy Living
Kathy Gottberg

Like most people, I enjoy many of the advantages of our modern life and appreciate some of the oppression that has disappeared throughout the eons. Yet, I recognize that it is very easy to forget that what makes for a meaningful, happy and abundant life isn't all that stuff in the first place.

6 Things Detroit's Bankruptcy Can Teach You About Money

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 05.24.2016 | Business

Detroit’s historic bankruptcy was complex and unique -- but it offers some surprisingly universal lessons for anyone who struggles with money. When ...

Why Small Businesses Should Use Facebook Advertising

Matthew Tyson | Posted 05.19.2016 | Business
Matthew Tyson

When it comes to marketing, there are two things we know for sure.

9 Things to Do in Chicago for Free

Zebunnisa Mirza | Posted 05.17.2016 | Travel
Zebunnisa Mirza

You don't need money to have a good time in the windy city. If you love to explore on foot and you do you research, you'll find plenty of options for experiencing Chicago without spending a single dime. Here are ten fun things to do in Chicago for absolutely free!

Can Donald Trump Teach Us About the National Debt?

Dean Baker | Posted 05.16.2016 | Business
Dean Baker

Many people might think that Donald Trump can only teach the country how to offend women, African Americans, and a range of non-European ethnic groups. While that may be his area of expertise, it seems that his rants on dealing with debt may actually provide a teachable moment.