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6 Ways to Save Money for Spring Break

Her Campus | Posted 04.14.2014 | College
Her Campus

Although it's only a month into the semester and your days of fun in the sun may seem far away, that glorious week off will come sooner than you expect. If you're planning on traveling during spring break this year, it's a good idea to plan ahead so that you have extra spending money.

Spend Time, Not Money: 14 Free Ways to Celebrate February 14 (Valentine's Day)

Tiffany Aliche | Posted 04.14.2014 | Money
Tiffany Aliche

Create an "I love you" box and fill each other's with love notes all day and read them together that night.

3 Simple Landlording Mistakes Costing You Big Money

Brandon Turner | Posted 04.14.2014 | Business
Brandon Turner

No one likes to lose money. However, if you are a landlord you are probably losing real money every single month and you don't even know it. Or maybe you do know it, and are just ignoring it, hoping no one reminds you (sorry!)

7 Habits of Obsessive Airline Mile Collectors

Travelzoo | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel

Check for the following symptoms to see if your knack for maximizing airline miles and gaining status has elevated you from humble hobbyist to mileage maestro.

The Case for Retiring Now

Jeff Bogle | Posted 04.13.2014 | Money
Jeff Bogle

It's high time I retire a little bit now, in my mid-thirties, while happy, healthy and with a loving wife and two young children who are as game as I am for family adventure.

How I Avoided Buying a Lemon of a Car from a Relative and Saved Money

Amandah Blackwell | Posted 04.10.2014 | Money
Amandah Blackwell

The next time you're ready to buy a car, or want to buy a car for your son or daughter, you may want to forgo buying one from a relative.

How I Paid Off Over $50,000 Of Credit Card Debt

Grayson Bell | Posted 04.09.2014 | Money
Grayson Bell

I took my debt by the horns and rode it right out of my life.

Mattress Mogul or Livin' Large: Determining Your Money Personality

GalTime | Posted 04.09.2014 | Women

Here's a money-spending pop quiz for you: Do you shop to relieve stress? Can you window shop without spending money? Do you buy things that are on sale even if you don't need them? If you're wondering what your answers mean, keep reading!

WATCH: Teen Bought House With Pig Winnings

HuffPost Live | Posted 02.06.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Though most of us scrimp to buy a house in our 20s or 30s, Lindsay McNeal bought her first home at age 18, thanks to one very valuable asset: pigs. Ov...

12 Hacks to Save Serious Money on Groceries

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 04.06.2014 | Money
Jeanette Pavini

By shopping smarter, there are ways to stretch your grocery dollars when you're shopping the aisles and even after you get your food home. Here are 12 tips for making the most of every dollar spent.

8 Tips for Financial Wellness

Susie Moore | Posted 04.02.2014 | Money
Susie Moore

Need all those cable channels? Need that gym membership if you only go once a week?

Super Bowl Party

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 04.01.2014 | HuffPost Home
Jeanette Pavini

All you need is an appetite, good company, and these tips for saving on food, drink, entertainment and décor.

5 Ways This Super Bowl Is Like Retirement Planning

Richard Barrington | Posted 03.31.2014 | Money
Richard Barrington

The build-up to the 2014 Super Bowl has focused as much on the weather as it has on the Seahawks and Broncos. Given how unpredictable winter weather in New Jersey is, it makes a pretty good metaphor for the uncertainties you face in building your retirement nest egg.

5 Budgeting Basics for People Who Hate Budgeting | Posted 03.26.2014 | Money

Don't be scared -- it's totally fine if you failed econ in college and even better if you're completely Excel illiterate. These five tips will get you started.

Designing Financial Security

Kristen Noel | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business
Kristen Noel

Should we be saving for a rainy day, or at a minimum, retirement?...that's what Susie Orman screams at us through the TV. It certainly sounds like a solid plan, but what if we don't make it to our "golden years?"

Money Meltdowns You Need To Have (Only Once)

Posted 01.23.2014 | OWN

Nobody should ever, ever have to face a huge money disaster, like loss of a job or home. A small fiscal blunder, on the other hand, can teach you some...

7 Strategies to Pay Down Your Debt

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 03.24.2014 | Women
Jeanette Pavini

With holiday spending and New Year's resolutions fresh in our mind, January is a good month to get serious about paying down your debt.

10 Great Money Tips For People Over 50

Next Avenue | Richard Eisenberg | Posted 02.28.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Here's what you need to know about saving, spending and estate planning....

10 Dos and Don'ts for Saving On Your Wedding

Chef Rossi | Posted 03.19.2014 | Weddings
Chef Rossi

As a wedding caterer, I am often called, or shall I say grilled, by couples trying to save money on their special day. I feel sometimes like a used-car salesman with a really great Pad Thai recipe. I wind up advising couples what not to do as much as what to do.

6 Ways to Spend Less Money This Semester

Her Campus | Posted 03.17.2014 | College
Her Campus

"A penny saved is a penny earned!" Does anyone really live by this creed? Unfortunately, it was adoption of this very attitude throughout last semester that rendered your bank account emptier than your 8 a.m. Monday class.

4 Dumb Things I Did That Made Me Poorer

David A. Dedman | Posted 03.16.2014 | Money
David A. Dedman

Financially speaking we all have made mistakes. Even me! I made some whoppers. I'm still human, and from time to time react with emotion instead of logic regarding my favorite green paper. I'm going to share four of those whopper mistakes I made early on.

Rating Watch Negative, Credit, Credibility and Debt

Natalie Pace | Posted 03.15.2014 | Business
Natalie Pace

The four-letter word in the economy today is debt. Debt lies at the heart of the Fitch Negative Credit Watch and pretty much every other challenge that is going on in the developed world today.

11 Ridiculously Easy Money-Saving Tricks That You're Probably Not Doing

Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Home

We always hear tip-based stories about clever ways to cut your spending, but many of them come with a lifestyle change to which you might not be ready...

10 Reasons You Should Try Walking for Transportation

Amy Arndt | Posted 03.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Amy Arndt

I've never been a huge fan of exercise. I figured if I did something extreme, like selling my car, I could reduce my carbon footprint while getting healthy and saving money. In 2013, I channeled my inner Forrest Gump and logged over 500 miles. Here are 10 reasons I'm hooked.

5 Ways You'll Be Seduced Into Buying More This Year

Posted 05.19.2014 | OWN

By Jena Pincott You know that skinny mirrors and oversize shopping carts can make you open your wallet. But what about these five other techniques?...