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Paris in One Day? On a Budget? Oui, Oui!

Carrie Seim | Posted 09.19.2014 | Travel
Carrie Seim

This summer I hopped aboard an early morning Eurostar train from London, with only my handbag and the joie de vive necessary for a single, delicious day in Paris.

5 Wimbledon Tips: How to Score Cheap Seats or Splurge in Style

Carrie Seim | Posted 08.30.2014 | Travel
Carrie Seim

Whether you're trying to snag a cheap seat to this week's matches or planning a decadent Wimbledon escape for next summer, here are five insider tips for surviving The Championships -- in both bargain and luxe style.

Warning: Groupon May Be Dangerous to Your Wealth

Norman I. Silber | Posted 05.06.2014 | Money
Norman I. Silber

Merchants basically get it -- to many of them, Groupon looks less like an innovative advertising mechanism than a loan broker, arranging bundles of small loans from consumers, and taking a substantial cut... Consumers don't often see this side of the equation.

7 Ways To Save Money On Home Cooking

Bon Appetit | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Bon Appetit

Our week of dinners for under $100 has come to a close. Here are a few tips I gathered in the process of creating the dishes.

How To Haggle Like A Boss

Off Track Planet | Posted 04.15.2012 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Weird things are for sale out there and making them yours for a good price takes some courage and finesse. Luckily, haggling is a part of every culture and only those afraid to bargain get gypped.

Topless Model/Master Chef Yigit Pura Praises Bargain-Bin Baking

Anneli Rufus | Posted 12.12.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

Your guests won't know whether the bowl in which you mixed your batter came from Sur La Table or Walgreens. But they will know whether the chocolate in that cake is Scharffen Berger or Brach's.

Two Reluctant Bargainers

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.06.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

With the possibility of a government shutdown looming, it's hard not to see how uncomfortable both Speaker of the House John Boehner and President Barack Obama are at this sort of bare-knuckles game.

Smart Women Fake It

Rosalyn Hoffman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Rosalyn Hoffman

Since every savvy gal on a budget must amortize her costs, we stick by a steadfast rule of putting money into 'keeper' pieces that get frequent wear. Besides, since we are contrary by nature, the fancier the event, the bigger the thrill of a bargain 'fraud'.

Shopping News: Advantage Consumer!

Kate Kelly | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kate Kelly

September represents many things to Americans, but to the sales promotion industry, September is National Coupon Month--a good time to remind us of ho...

Ailing British Pound Makes London Haven For Wealthy Bargain Hunters

McClatchy Washington Bureau | Julie Sell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON -- After a go-go decade, Great Britain is suffering from a sudden, severe financial hangover. Now, however, the party has kicked into high gear...

Online Off!

Roseanne Colletti | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Roseanne Colletti

Have you noticed how many bargains have sprung up online? If you have money to spend, you have tremendous opportunity for buying a lot with less.