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My Mom's Shirt and Other Values We Got from Our Parents

Wendy Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Wendy Gordon

Is it the recession that is making us a bit more mindful of our consumption - what we need and what we don't need? I for one have made a number of adjustments to my spending routine over the past year.

If Money Talked, Would You Listen?

Loral Langemeier | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Loral Langemeier

Take control of what you think. Start fresh with new ideas. Doing this will help you begin to have the right conversation about money and reap the rewards.

JetBlue offers $599 all-you-can-fly pass for one month

CNNMoney.Com | Julianne Pepitone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

JetBlue Airways will offer an "all-you-can-jet" pass for $599 in which passengers can book an unlimited number of flights between September 8 and Octo...

Budget Beauty for Real - 5 Ways to Look Good Without Shelling Out

Michelle Madhok | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Michelle Madhok

There are some ways to cut back on the expenses incurred keeping ourselves presentable that will yield amazing results - both for your bank account and your appearance.

Drip Dropping Away

Lita Smith-Mines | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lita Smith-Mines

Though I admit to shallowness, cosmetics and toiletries were trappings of my middle class comfort.

Does Green Have To Be Expensive? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

True or false: The hardest thing about going green is accepting the higher cost. FALSE! The belief that going green is costly is itself a costly mis...

It's TV Turnoff Week: Switch Off And Save! | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's TV Turnoff Week, so just do it. From April 20 to 26 join millions of people worldwide and switch off your set. Find a more rewarding and active l...

Hire A Moving Truck Or Use Your Car? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Deciding how to transport all your furniture, books, dishes, and boxes is the first decision you'll need to make when moving: rent a van or use your c...

Save Money And Be Healthy: Swap In Veggies Once A Week

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's tried and true advice, from the USDA to First Lady Michelle Obama to your mom: Eat more veggies. Considering 78 percent of Americans aren't eatin...

Cleaning House with the Obamas: Join the Online Movement

Sloan Barnett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sloan Barnett invites citizens of any age to upload all of their ideas about what they are doing at home to go green and what they think the White House should do as well.

Earth Day 2009 Deals: Save Money While Saving Energy

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Earth Day is a great time to make forward-looking changes at home. Maybe you've been waiting to insulate, or you've been thinking about upgrading to a...

Five Money and Calorie Saving Tips

Irene Rubaum-Keller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Irene Rubaum-Keller

I have read that the recession will mean people won't eat as well and will gain weight. That doesn't have to happen.

One Step Ahead: Clinton Pushes LED Bulbs In Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times | Marla Dickerson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Subjects as mundane as lightbulbs and insulation would be deadly-dull stuff in the hands of a less gifted public speaker, but since leaving office in ...

6 Ways To Quit Wasting Food And Money | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

2. Never throw away past ripe fruits and veggies. Either throw them into a smoothie right then or freeze them and use them later. Check out Lynda's r...

Pulling Cargo Ships With Parasails To Save Energy

Inter Press Service | Maricel Drazer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

DÜSSELDORF, Germany, Feb 4 (Tierramérica) - They say that faith can move mountains. Now, faith in the wind has led to a new way to move ships. The t...

A Cut-Back Game to Ease the Pain of the "Recession"

Lea Lane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lea Lane

I'm trying to find ways to cut back with a bit of cheer in this volatile financial situation. So here are some money-saving suggestions while my 401k fluctuates from bad to worse to omigod.

Plan Your Green Month In 4 Easy Steps

The Green Guide | Kate Hanley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In this third installment in our series of small changes that add up to big results, we survey what you can do during the next month to gradually gree...

Stay Warmer For Under $20 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Heat can escape from your house in many unexpected places, through electrical outlets, attic entrances and furnace flues. It is more likely, however, ...

Living Right on a Financial Diet!

Meredith Haberfeld | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Haberfeld

Oh, no, it's the "R" word! Currently heard and seen everywhere. Call it what you will -- recession, slump, downturn, it has everybody edgy and fearing the worst.

Banks of America

Michael Pento | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Pento

Investors must realize that before these financial companies can begin to return profits to their investors, the government must get paid back first.

Save Money On Your Heating Bill (VIDEO)

Grist | Umbra Fisk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Winter's here, and you're probably cranking the heat. But hold your thermostatic enthusiasm: high temps in your home lead to high utility bills -- not...

The Energy Detective And Other Green Gadgets For The New Year

Good Morning America | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Jen Bolden of IdealBite recommends a few gadgets for the new year that can help you conserve energy. There's a gauge to help keep track of how much e...

Thermal Police Fix Houses, Cut Costs By 30 Percent

New York Times | MATTHEW L. WALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Call it CSI: Thermal Police -- energy experts armed with mostly low-tech tools but strong sleuthing skills, finding flaws that let the air inside a ho...

How To Find A Green Job

Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Whew, what a week! No matter how into the environment you are, we all have to depend on the other kind of green -- dollars, that is -- which has been ...

Peaceful Revolution: The Kitchen Table

Elizabeth Cox | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Cox

With many facing the worst economic crisis in a generation, there is no better time to open up communications with your loved one than now.