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Money Saving Tips for Your Next Vacation

Michael Lazar | Posted 11.19.2015 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

Even when you are planning on spending a lot of money for a big ticket item or excursion, finding ways that you can save some of it will only serve ...

Grow Your Money Without Working Too Hard

Charisse Amanda (Conanan) Johnson | Posted 11.11.2015 | 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.

Your Money and Your Life

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 10.16.2015 | Women
Carlota Zimmerman

"I don't want to be poor." As a coach, this is something I hear, routinely, from men and women, around the world. Men and women who are thinking abo...

21 Ways to Save Money on Transportation

GOBankingRates | Posted 10.15.2015 | Business

Getting around on your own two feet is the least expensive, most environmentally friendly form of transportation. But it isn't always practical.

Travel Prep: 10 Financial To-Dos Before Going on a Trip

GOBankingRates | Posted 10.08.2015 | Business

By Caroline Hailey, Contributor While people may disagree on many topics, there's one thing that most all of us can agree on: vacations are great. ...

How to Save Money -- 9 Money Saving Tips for Anyone

Gary Dekmezian | Posted 10.08.2015 | Business
Gary Dekmezian

While none of these nine money saving tips are life-changing on their own and some may not even apply to you, the important takeaway is that there are hundreds of easy ways to save money. Just choose a few, apply them to your life on a regular basis, and see the difference they make.

Credit Union 101: What's the Difference, and Why You Should Make the Switch!

Rachel Pross | Posted 09.04.2015 | Business
Rachel Pross

If you're wondering what the deal is or why you should make the switch from your big bank, you're already halfway to making a very smart decision.

How I Lowered (Basically) All My Bills in an Hour, and Saved $689 Annually

Thrillist | Posted 08.20.2015 | HuffPost Home

By: Lee Breslouer Credit: iStockPhoto/ Jennifer Bui/Thrillist I'm not a cheapskate. I'm just a Jewish guy (correlation does not imply causatio...

30 Ways to Avoid Spending Money This Summer

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.17.2015 | Business

Summer is the most carefree season but that doesn't mean you have to relax your budget to enjoy it. There are plenty of free things to do this summer that allow you to make the most of warm weather.

9 Reasons Your Summer Vacation Costs More Than It Should

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.11.2015 | Money

Take a vacation to the beach, and your kids will probably want T-shirts as souvenirs. Or, go to New York and you might do a little -- okay, a lot -- of shopping. But if you don't set a budget for souvenirs and extras in advance, you might go overboard.

Last Minute Bargains for Stepping Up Your Summer Décor

Matthew Meisner | Posted 08.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Matthew Meisner

Before we pack up our Havaianas and sangria pitchers for the season, why not step up our summer décor game, and end things with a bang? Or better yet a bargain?

How I Was Able to Save Over $1,000 in One Month

Dorit Sasson | Posted 08.06.2015 | Parents
Dorit Sasson

As a dedicated minimalist, I set a goal to save my family $1,500 for one month. I already do many of the common money saving activities like couponing, buying in bulk, taking books from the library and taking the bus.

7 Smartest Moves to Make Before Interest Rates Rise

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.05.2015 | Business

By Barbara Friedberg, Contributor If you're interested in improving how you manage your finances, then you need to care about rising interest rates...

5 Signs You Have a Spending Problem

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.31.2015 | Money

Some might be relying on credit or dipping into savings to cover their spending because they are having trouble making ends meet. And, some might be simply living beyond their means.

10 Open House Red Flags To Watch Out For Before Buying A Home

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.20.2015 | HuffPost Home

Summer is the prime time for moving and new home purchases. Certain warning signs during an open house, however, should have you questioning a property. As you embark on your open house adventures this summer, watch out for these red flags to avoid buying a money pit.

31 Fun, Free Things to Do This Summer

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.16.2015 | Travel

Summertime, and the livin' is easy. And in the summertime, the fun can also be free. Read on to see the 31 free and fun things you can do this summer if you're on a budget.

5 Easy Steps To Kick Your Caffeine Habit

Thrive Market | Posted 07.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Thrive Market

Of course, reducing our intake of caffeinated beverages might be easier said than done -- caffeine is the most widely used addictive substance, after all. Here are a few tips to help you beat the caffeine cravings and conquer your addiction, once and for all.

3 Finances Millennials Can't Ignore

Casey Cavanagh | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Casey Cavanagh

As Millennials, we know being financially-savvy and strategic is important. But there's a difference between knowing you need to deal with finances, and actually doing it. Often the problem isn't so much as not being able to, but rather not understanding how to.

The Be-All, End-All Saving Solution: Stop Locking Your Cards Drawers! Instead, Do This...

Eli Dagostino | Posted 06.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Eli Dagostino

Slowly but surely shopping cart tabs disappear, I find myself spending more time producing and sharing and less time consuming. I will have what I'm saving for (and more) sooner than ever!

37 Ways Dads Can Make and Save More Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business

Dads have a lot of demands on their resources, and it can feel like their money is stretched the thinnest. That's where some been-there, done-that advice from experts can help dads figure out how to prioritize their finances so that their money is going to what matters most.

Smart Luxury in Flashy Monaco

Shermans Travel | Posted 06.03.2015 | Travel
Shermans Travel

The principality of Monaco gets quite a rep for flashy cars and luxe landmarks like the Casino de Monte-Carlo, the backdrop for many Bond films. Here's how to make your dollar go the extra mile in Monaco, with or without the American dollar's current strength against the Euro.

34 Ways Moms Can Earn and Save More Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.15.2015 | Money

Raising a family on a budget is a daunting task. From infancy up to adulthood, having kids is expensive and it takes a lot of creativity and strategy to keep the finances in order.

5 Ways Not to Turn Into a Kids Party-Zilla

Tanith Carey | Posted 05.12.2015 | Parents
Tanith Carey

Over the past few years, it seems that what used to be low-key celebrations have turned into major extravaganzas. Social media -- and seeing the efforts that other parents are going to -- are one of the changes that have made us feel as if we need raise our game.

6 Things Dave Ramsey Says You Should Do With Your Money in 2015

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.06.2015 | Money

We're nearly halfway through 2015, which means it's time to stop putting off your plans to improve your finances this year. But it's one thing to know you want to fix your financial situation, and another to take action. Where should you start? Here's a suggestion: Dave Ramsey.

TurboTax Answers 5 Most Commonly Asked Tax Questions

Lisa Greene-Lewis, CPA | Posted 06.08.2015 | Money
Lisa Greene-Lewis, CPA

What are the most common tax questions from taxpayers? Here is a look at this season's top five most frequently asked tax questions and answers.