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11 Millionaires Reveal Their Success Secrets

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.01.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

Read the full story on Reach Financial Independence   What does it take to become a millionaire? These personal finance bloggers worth over sev...

10 Best and Worst Deals at Macy's

GOBankingRates | Posted 01.25.2016 | Business
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By Terence Loose, Contributor With hundreds of Macy's stores across the nation, there's a good chance there's one in a shopping mall near you. Ther...

Secrets Car Rental Companies Don't Want You To Know

Thrillist | Posted 01.20.2016 | Travel
Thrillist

By: Nicole Rupersburg @ruperstarski Credit: Shutterstock (edited) Anyone who's ever rented a car has likely experienced "car rental apoplexy"...

How to Save Money and Get Free Stuff as a Bootstrapping Entrepreneur

Neil Patel | Posted 11.24.2015 | Business
Neil Patel

It sounds a bit scrappy, desperate, and untraditional -- get free stuff? Yet, if you're a bootstrapping entrepreneur, you know exactly what I'm ta...

Top 7 Beliefs Keeping You Broke

Amandah Blackwell | Posted 11.16.2015 | Education
Amandah Blackwell

When you sit down and turn on your laptop or desktop, you become tense. Your fingers tremble as you type in your bank's URL and enter your username...

21 Ways to Save Money on Transportation

GOBankingRates | Posted 10.15.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

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

Being a Bad Driver Increases Life Insurance

MoneyTips | Posted 10.06.2015 | Business
MoneyTips

If you collect speeding tickets like a magnet collects metal and are on a first-name basis with the staff at your local body shop, it should be no surprise that you pay a lot more for auto insurance.

30 Fast Tips For A More Frugal Life

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.24.2015 | Money
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For money-minded people, frugality can be more than a smart idea -- it can be a way of life. Whatever your financial goals, being more frugal can help you save the money to accomplish them.

7 Times Being Lazy Costs You Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.21.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

There's nothing wrong with a little laziness. After all, someone has to make the overachievers of the world look good. When your lazy tendencies begin to have a negative impact on your finances, however, it's time to change your behavior.

A Simple Way to Save $1000? Make Coffee at Home

Food52 | Posted 08.19.2015 | Taste
Food52

Think about it: If I bought that same latte every day for a year, it'd cost me $1,642.50. That's the kind of money I could use to start a college savings fund. It's real money, not random pennies under a pleather cushion in a rec room.

How to Save Money With Hashtags

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.18.2015 | Business
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Retailers and popular brands are using social media to interact with, engage and keep in touch with their most loyal customers. Social media users can leverage this presence to save big on everyday costs.

How Starbucks, Uber And Obama Are Making You Go Broke

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.13.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

If you're barely making ends meet, higher pricing can have an impact on your household budget. For that reason, it might be a smart idea to get in the habit of limiting your electricity and power usage now.

10 Things You're Paying Too Much For

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.12.2015 | Money
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our overspending might be making it hard to pay bills, have money for emergencies and save for the future. It could also lead to serious consequences, such as bankruptcy.

Why You Should Invest at Least $5,000 Before 2016

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.07.2015 | Money
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By Ashley Redmond, Contributor The U.S. stock market is having a solid year. It is a far cry from 2013, when the Standard & Poor's 500 index su...

5 Ways Your Money Choices Are Making You Sick

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.06.2015 | Money
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An overwhelming 70 percent of married couples fight about money, according to a 2014 Money survey. If this sounds familiar, it's not only making your home life unpleasant -- it's also bad for your health.

10 Ways To Save Money Before Labor Day

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.05.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Labor Day is only about a month away, which means summer is coming to an end. It also means your bank account might be bracing for a hit as you squeeze in a trip, start stocking up on back-to-school items for your children or send your kid off to college.

7 Smartest Moves to Make Before Interest Rates Rise

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.05.2015 | Business
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By Barbara Friedberg, Contributor If you're interested in improving how you manage your finances, then you need to care about rising interest rates...

3 Mistakes You're Making Before a Big Purchase

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.31.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

You won't do your wallet any favors by waiting for an appliance, computer, television or other big-ticket item to stop working before buying a replacement.

5 Signs You Have a Spending Problem

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.31.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

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.

8 Worst Ways to Make Money Online

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.24.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

You're already working a full-time job, but you're trying to hustle on the side. Maybe you have debts to pay off, are saving for a dream vacation or need to bank cash for a home improvement. Whatever the reason, you see the appeal of making money online.

How to Talk About Money With Your Aging Parents

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.22.2015 | Money
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Addressing your aging parents' finances is not easy. Trust me, I know. Several years ago when my mom started showing signs of memory loss, I had conversations with her about her finances.

How to Invest $50,000

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.21.2015 | Business
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It's a great problem to have, most would agree. Through an inheritance, life insurance proceeds, the sale of a property or other sources of income, suddenly you have $50,000 you want to invest -- and you want to do it wisely.

10 Ways to Cut $500 off Your Monthly Bills

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.21.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Surely, you've heard the advice to cut out discretionary expenses -- such as a daily latte -- to save money. It's true that those small savings can add up and provide a little more wiggle room in your budget. But what about those necessary expenditures?

Why Your 40s Are a Good Time to Downsize Your Home

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.16.2015 | Business
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If you downsize in your 40s, and invest that $75,000 in a portfolio with a mix of stocks and bonds with a 6.5 percent annual rate of return, it could grow to nearly $250,000 over 20 years.

4 Investments Millennials Like -- But Baby Boomers Don't

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.15.2015 | Business
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For now and the near future, baby boomers and millennials alike will command marketers' attention because of their size and buying power. It'll be interesting to see where the world goes as these demographic shifts play out and markets respond, yielding new investment opportunities.