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What Are You Doing With Your Tax Refund?

Steve Siebold | Posted 06.05.2013 | Business
Steve Siebold

There are so many different theories on what to do with that money. Some people say you should save it or pay off debt, while others will tell you to go out and have fun.

Unfinished Business... Or Why I Left My Office Jobs

Amanda Brewington | Posted 06.03.2013 | Detroit
Amanda Brewington

When something needs to be accomplished I would rather stay up late and get something done in one day rather than spend two days doing something. This is why I didn't fare well in an office setting. And now I know why.

8 Costly Shopping Habits To Break Today

Posted 05.07.2013 | OWN

By Nathalie Gorman and Valerie Ross How to build your wardrobe -- without blowing a fortune on clothes you won't wear. Keep in touch! Chec...

6 Ways to Save on Kid-Friendly Attractions

MiniTime | Posted 06.02.2013 | Travel

They say the best things in life are free, but the price of having fun on vacation can have a crazy way of adding up. Fortunately, here are six easy ways to save big on your next family vacation.

7 Things To Stop Spending Money On Right Now

Posted 04.19.2013 | OWN

By Lynn Andriani No, we're not suggesting you ditch your latte: We've found seven expenses you can cut out painlessly. Keep in touch! Check ...

Are Today's Teens at Risk of Becoming Tomorrow's 'Basement Generation'?

Jack E. Kosakowski | Posted 05.28.2013 | Impact
Jack E. Kosakowski

In the next couple of months, millions of American teens will be graduating from high school. There was a time when this meant many kids would go off to college, get a degree and start a career.

Forget Frugality. Start Earning More Instead

Ramit Sethi | Posted 05.27.2013 | Business
Ramit Sethi

The classic advice of cutting back on lattes is the best example of personal-finance "experts" run amok. Not only does the advice not work -- most people fail to cut back on their caffeine because it's an important pleasure in their day -- but even if it did work, $3 a day doesn't add up to much!

Banking on Easy, Fee-Free Spring Travel?

Diane Morais | Posted 05.26.2013 | Travel
Diane Morais

People across the country are finalizing their plans and wallets for spring break. As many Americans hit the road for vacations and family trips in the coming weeks, ensuring easy access to cash will be an important part of their vacation planning.

Think 'Score Gains,' Not 'Stop Losses'

Natalie Pace | Posted 05.26.2013 | Business
Natalie Pace

One of the most common questions I get asked by investors is, "Should I set stop losses to limit my losses?" My answer? " Why not set stop gains to capture gains instead?"

Energy Efficiency Simply Makes Sense

Maria van der Hoeven | Posted 05.25.2013 | Green
Maria van der Hoeven

What simple tool offers the entire world an extended energy supply, increased energy security, lower carbon emissions, cleaner air and extra time to mitigate climate change? Energy efficiency.

5 Ways to Get Out of Debt While Growing Your Savings Account

Jayson DeMers | Posted 10.30.2013 | Small Business
Jayson DeMers

Too much of anything isn't good. This includes putting all the eggs into one basket by paying off debt at the expense of savings or vice versa. Instead, tackle financial management from all angles.

WATCH: How To Dress Up A Budget Wedding

Posted 03.20.2013 | Weddings

You may be planning a wedding on a small budget, but that doesn't mean your Big Day has to be boring. During an appearance on HuffPost Live Monday...

How to Live Like a Rock Star on a Roadie Budget

Neal Frankle | Posted 05.19.2013 | Business
Neal Frankle

If you yearn for the sweet life of but feel like it's beyond your reach, I have some good news. Your prospects are much better than you think. In fact, if you follow the 5 steps I'm about to lay down, your future will be so bright you'll have to wear shades. Let's get rockin'.

If I Managed Money the Same Way I Trained for LA Marathon, I'd be Broke and Living Out of a Box

Casey Bond | Posted 05.15.2013 | Business
Casey Bond

The similarities between distance running and money management are astounding when you think about it: The planning, the patience, the determination.

10 Smart Ways To Save Money On Your Wedding

The Huffington Post | Erin Migdol | Posted 03.13.2013 | Weddings

Couples who married in 2012 spent about $28,000 on average on their weddings -- but that doesn't mean you have to do the same. We asked top weddin...

This Beauty Trick Can Save You Hundreds Of Dollars

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 03.14.2013 | Style

It's time to get it popping, ladies!

What March Madness Can Teach You About Retirement Saving

Richard Barrington | Posted 05.11.2013 | Business
Richard Barrington

This month, millions of Americans will spend hours filling out and monitoring their NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament brackets. If they paid the same attention to their retirement planning, perhaps the country's savings programs would be in better shape.

A Year's Worth Of Cereal For Under $10, From Jill Cataldo (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | MarloThomas

This week on Mondays With Marlo, Coupon Expert Jill Cataldo revealed the biggest savings she's ever gotten -- and it was shocking. She once bought 96...

Jill Cataldo With Marlo Thomas (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | MarloThomas

This week on Mondays With Marlo, I was joined by Coupon Expert Jill Cataldo who gave us so many useful tips and tricks for getting big savings on gro...

The Single Best Thing To Do With Your Money If You're In Your 50s Or 60s

Posted 03.13.2013 | OWN

By Suze Orman Taking The Long-Term-Care View Pushing yourself to save even a small amount is the smartest move you can make. Long-term...

Best Things to Buy in March

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 05.07.2013 | Business
Jeanette Pavini

Usher in a new season with a little saving o' the green during March. Whether you're spending money on St. Patrick's Day parties, Easter, Passover or spring cleaning (both indoor and outdoor), here are some of the best things to save on.

Why You Absolutely Need an Emergency Fund

SaveUp | Posted 05.07.2013 | Business

An emergency fund must be in place before you can be effective with many other aspects of your finances. If you're not convinced, here are three reasons why setting up an emergency fund is important.

America Saves Week Should Put the Focus on Earning

Steve Siebold | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business
Steve Siebold

The greatest way to earn money is to find a problem to solve. And if you can find a problem to solve using your talents and what you're passionate about, building wealth will be a much easier process.

4 Money Addictions To Break Now

Posted 03.01.2013 | OWN

By Nathalie Gorman A few seemingly innocuous spending habits that are actually keeping you from saving money -- plus how to quit. Keep in to...

Why Our Country Is So Bad at Using Credit Cards and How We Can Fix It

Jeff Hindenach | Posted 04.30.2013 | Business
Jeff Hindenach

Face it, America, we are not being very smart about our credit. We are paying billions in penalty fees. We are spending more money than we make. We don't even know our own interest rates or credit scores. And the country as a whole is almost a trillion dollars in credit card debt.