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3 Simple Tips On How To Save Money

Quora | Posted 10.02.2015 | Business

Making a million is easier than saving a million. I remember the day I called my mom and told her that was specifically the day I had earned my first million.

Everything You Need to Know About Finances in Your 20s

Avelist | Posted 09.29.2015 | College

Everyone's different. Different personalities. Different goals. As with everything else, having a healthy financial life can look different for everyone. To find the budget style that's best for you, start by writing down all the elements of your finances:

Save to Win 101

MoneyTips | Posted 09.23.2015 | Business

Who needs scratch-off lottery tickets and Powerball? Some credit unions are offering a program that allows you to win prizes as you save your money, at no risk to you. Not surprisingly, the program is called Save to Win.

5 Budget-Friendly Fall Travel Destinations

MoneyTips | Posted 09.21.2015 | Travel

Schools are back in session and the summer vacation season is finally coming to an end. If you are fortunate enough to have vacation time in the fall, you are likely to find lesser crowds and attractions that are willing to make concessions to fill in the gaps. Where can you take advantage and make the most of your fall travel dollars?

10 New Rules For Finding Cheap Flights

SmarterTravel | Posted 09.22.2015 | Travel

It seems as if someone posts or prints a set of air ticket buying tips every day now, and most of those tips belong to the "round up the usual suspe...

Saving on Fall Spending With Credit Cards

Robert Harrow | Posted 09.18.2015 | Business
Robert Harrow

As September ends, and we get closer to fall, the color of leaves is not the only thing that is about to change. Fall brings about its own set of expenses, and choosing the best rewards credit card for the season can end up saving consumers money. Here we'll lay out a few common purchases people make in autumn, and some tips for how responsible credit card usage can help stretch budgets more.

Save Money In Your 20s. Anyone Who Tells You Not To Is Ridiculous.

The Huffington Post | Shane Ferro | Posted 09.17.2015 | Business

Over at Elite Daily, where privilege is in the name, Lauren Martin writes that people in their 20s should give up on saving money and instead en...

Are You Afraid of Money?

Lauren Zander | Posted 09.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

This is a no-brainer: When you're fearful of money, all of your financial decisions come from a place of fear.

Have You Figured Out How Much Money You Need For Retirement Yet?

MoneyTips | Posted 09.08.2015 | Business

Have you figured out how much money you need for retirement yet? If you answered "Yes", then you're preparing for your post-working years. But even ...

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.

Have Courage and Steady the Course!

Lenny Sanicola | Posted 08.31.2015 | Business
Lenny Sanicola

Since there will always be things threatening the market, it is important that employees focus on the items they can control, such as how much they are saving and their asset allocation, based on their time horizon and tolerance of risk.

Pay Attention to Investment Fees: A Tiny Change Can Mean Thousands by Retirement

Debra B. Whitman, Ph.D. | Posted 08.31.2015 | Fifty
Debra B. Whitman, Ph.D.

Check the fees yourself. Don't just leave it to someone else. Even the best fund managers may do strange things with fees that you only find out about in letters most people don't bother to read.

How the Personal Finance Experts Are Saving Money on Labor Day Celebrations | Posted 08.28.2015 | HuffPost Home

The last hurrah before summer comes to an end, Labor Day weekend can take a bite out of your budget. If paying bills and saving for retirement has left you low on cash, we feel you. Here's how some of us are saving this Labor Day weekend.

30 Fast Tips For A More Frugal Life

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.24.2015 | Money

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

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.

Back to School Savings

MoneyTips | Posted 08.21.2015 | Education

Whether you are sending your kids off to kindergarten or to college, back-to-school time means a serious dent in your wallet. With some planning, however, you can limit the size of that dent.

Social Security for Two: What Every LGBT Couple Needs to Know Now

David Rae | Posted 08.21.2015 | Gay Voices
David Rae

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes figuring out what the hell to do about Social Security. Retirement planning can be quite complicated for anyone, but the newness of Social Security options for LGBT couples find some of us unprepared.

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

Food52 | Posted 08.19.2015 | Taste

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.

7 Times Being Lazy Costs You Money

Casey Bond | Posted 08.18.2015 | Money
Casey Bond

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.

Should Young Drivers Stay On Their Parents' Auto Policy or Get Their Own?

Laura Adams | Posted 08.18.2015 | Money
Laura Adams

There comes a time in most young drivers' lives when they have to ask themselves an important question: Should I get my own car insurance policy or add myself to the one my parents already have? A new study suggests the latter option is the way to go.

9 Money Habits to Master Before Your 30's

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.18.2015 | Business

With rising student loan debt, millennials are struggling to put money away for retirement -- or at all. The key to taking control of your finances, however, is to start young.

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...

I'm Drinking Free Water and Going Green

Tom Falco | Posted 08.18.2015 | Green
Tom Falco

I discovered how to have drinking water whenever I want it and I never run out. I don't have to worry about lugging heavy jugs and bottles back from the supermarket and I am saving money and helping the environment.

Can You Spend Money on Fun Without Feeling Guilty?

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP | Posted 08.17.2015 | Business
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP

Cut yourself some slack. Because while preparing for the future is important -- especially saving for retirement -- so is enjoying the present.

How to Save Money With Hashtags

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.18.2015 | Business

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.