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How to Save Money

Save Without Straining Your Brain: See What Acorns, Digit and Qapital Do

NerdWallet | Posted 02.08.2017 | Business

By Amber Murikami-Fester Saving up for the future can be daunting. Whether you have your eye on a tropical vacation or you're stockpiling for your...

5 Ways to Optimize Savings When Bundling Insurance Policies

Laura Adams | Posted 09.09.2016 | Impact
Laura Adams

There's money to be saved by bundling your insurance policies -- and plenty of it. According to a recent study we completed at insuranceQuotes, U.S. ...

27 Awesome Ways To Trick Yourself Into Saving Money | Shelley Emling | Posted 09.02.2016 | Fifty

Start saving now! Think you can’t save? Think again! Sure, it seems like there’s not much wiggle room in your budget, due to the rising costs of b...

3 Ways Transforming Buying Behaviors Can Help You Save Money and Enjoy Life

Ahmad Raza | Posted 09.01.2016 | Business
Ahmad Raza

I know, you're probably used to seeing horror stories about spouses that run up massive credit card bills and go into financial ruin because of an addiction to clicking "Add to Cart". But, there's another side to the world of e-commerce that can help provide stability and improve the life of every member of your household.

How Driving Less Can Save You More on Auto Insurance Premiums

Laura Adams | Posted 08.19.2016 | Technology
Laura Adams

If you've ever applied for auto insurance you know your insurer will ask how many miles you drive each year. What may be surprising, however, is the impact those annual miles may (or may not) have on your car insurance premiums.

How Disagreements Over Money Saved My Marriage

Lauren Greutman | Posted 07.20.2016 | Weddings
Lauren Greutman

More families are struggling and living paycheck to paycheck than ever before. We've been there ourselves, and many of our best friends are living this way financially. And I bet that if you're not there yourself, you are still very familiar with living on the financial brink.

5 Successful Tips For Finding The Best Deal

Rahis Saifi | Posted 06.12.2016 | Business
Rahis Saifi

The most important part of getting a great deal is feeling as though you got one. However, getting a great deal is not as complicated as it seems. There are lots of tools available for you to use. All it takes is a little persistence and an unwillingness to say no.

Let Me Find You $400

Dayna Steele | Posted 05.27.2016 | Money
Dayna Steele

Add up all of the above. I just found you $400. Now I know there are some so trapped in poverty that this in no way applies to them. But we are talking almost half of Americans today would struggle with a $400 emergency. At what point do you finally declare a financial emergency and start saving?

6 Ways to Save Money on Childcare This Summer

Rob Berger | Posted 05.24.2016 | Parents
Rob Berger

Many families get by with a college-aged baby sitter most of the summer. If you're comfortable with it, you could instead hire an older high school student. You may not get the benefit of a sitter who can drive kids to activities. However, less experienced sitters command a lower rate, saving you money.

22 Secret Ways to Save Money at Amazon

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business

Although you're probably already getting a good deal on an item if you buy it on Amazon, there are still other ways you can save money when shopping at this online retailer.

9 Secret Ways to Save Money at Walgreens

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business

Not only does this pharmacy offer medications, groceries, beauty products and a variety of everyday items, but Walgreens also provides medical care and immunizations at its walk-in clinics in more than 400 of its stores.

8 Real Truths about Saving Money Everyone Should Know

Kim Owens | Posted 05.03.2016 | Business
Kim Owens

Give up Starbucks. Stop eating out. Ditch cable. Get a cheaper phone plan. There are a million ways to save money that work. However, in our quest to ...

7 Ways to Manage Finances Through Unemployment

Samantha A. Gregory | Posted 04.21.2016 | Business
Samantha A. Gregory

I was asked how a mom who is unemployed can manage her finances. Here are my answers, 7 Ways to Manage Finances Through Unemployment, in interview style format.

9 Ways to Save Money at CVS

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business

By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist With more than 9,500 stores, CVS has the largest network of pharmacies in the U.S. You can get a lot more than presc...

7 Ways to Save Money at Coachella, Lollapalooza and Other Music Festivals

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.13.2016 | Entertainment

By Paul Sisolak, Contributor The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicks off April 15 in Indio, Calif. The annual music festival is an intern...

9 Ways to Save Money at Bed Bath & Beyond

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.07.2016 | Business

By Autumn Rose, Contributor You know the feeling: that rush of excitement when you open your mailbox and find the iconic, blue and white Bed Bath & ...

9 Ways To Have A Less Expensive Supermarket Trip

PureWow | Posted 04.01.2016 | Taste

Raise your hand if you've ever gotten to the grocery store checkout line only to have your jaw drop at the insane amount you owe. ($7.30 for blueberri...

Must Read Tax Tips for LGBT Couples

David Rae | Posted 03.15.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

Whether you've been together for years or decades, as newlyweds your 2015 taxes may be the first time as an LGBT married couple you'll be filing jointly on your federal return.

50 Ways to Save $500 This March 

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business

By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist Saving hundreds of dollars in just one month might seem next to impossible for some of us. After all, you would have...

23 Steps to Become the Next Warren Buffett

GOBankingRates | Posted 02.29.2016 | Business

By Ashley Redmond, Contributor Warren Buffett, also known as the Oracle of Omaha, is the third richest man in the world worth close to $60 billion, ...

Matchless Money Saving Tips to Maintain a Strict Budget

Allan Smith | Posted 02.26.2016 | Business
Allan Smith

In this consumer economy, many of us see "budgeting" as a dirty word - something reserved for the obsessive, parsimonious few who refuse to indulge themselves in life's pleasures.

Bargain Books: A Cheapskate's Guide to Growing a Rich Library

Krista M Sharp | Posted 02.09.2017 | Books
Krista M Sharp

Imagine delving into your own rich and interesting home library for your next great read. That's exactly what I've done and I have collected more books than I will ever read while humbly helping the environment.

How to Save Thousands by Learning to DIY

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.02.2017 | Business
Pauline Paquin

There are many areas in your life where, when trying to save money, you can save a lot by doing things yourself. I am not very handy myself, but I hav...

The Most Genius Way to Save Money on Groceries Next Year

GOBankingRates | Posted 12.21.2016 | Business

By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist Grocery shopping can take a big bite out of your household budget. In fact, a family of four spends up to an average...

Grow Your Money Without Working Too Hard

Charisse Amanda (Conanan) Johnson | Posted 11.11.2016 | Business
Charisse Amanda (Conanan) Johnson

You can invest in the stock market and other securities through a brokerage account. Many people only invest in the stock market through their employer's retirement program, but you may be missing out by not having a separate brokerage account.