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Cutting Costs

Simple Tricks For Cutting Your Wedding Budget

Posted 02.19.2013 | Weddings

The average wedding costs $27,000, but why spend that much money if you don't have to? Anja Winikka of The Knot stopped by "Katie" on Thursday to s...

Would Becoming Homeless Be a Good Strategy to Cut Costs?

Quora | Posted 10.29.2012 | Money
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Michael Forrest Jones I've been there. Some years ago, I actually lived out of a van for the b...

You Can Prevent Layoffs

Ron Ashkenas | Posted 10.07.2012 | Business
Ron Ashkenas

Given the costs involved, perhaps it's time to think about layoffs as a last resort rather than a prime strategy. Here are some actions that you can take to reduce the likelihood of layoffs in your organization.

The Three R's of Boosting Profitability

Mary Ellen Biery | Posted 05.20.2012 | Small Business
Mary Ellen Biery

If sales volumes aren't improving or are volatile, business owners can still grow profits. Here are three ways to generate more bang for the bucks your business brings in.

FSAs: One of the Best-Kept Financial Secrets

Manisha Thakor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Manisha Thakor

In today's economy, millions of hard-working Americans are struggling to make ends meet. In this kind of environment it's vital to stretch every dollar as far as you can. Here's how FSAs can help you do that

Cutting Costs Before We Know What Cuts Cost

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Harry Moroz

New York City's new Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith presents cost cutting as an end in and of itself, explaining that in Indianapolis he established the goal of saving the city $1 million a month.

Staples Institutes No Staples Policy as Part of Cost Cutting Measure

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

You're welcome to remove and attempt to reuse staples from documents stapled before this change goes into effect, but the management would like to remind you that blood traces are not acceptable on finished reports.

"Anything" Is Not Necessarily Better Than the Health Care We Have Now

Deane Waldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deane Waldman

Health care is considered so sick in the USA that many believe anything is better than what we have now, so let's pass ObamaCare. At least, it is a ...

Greening Your Office: Cut Costs & Reduce Impact

Chelsea Green | Jon Clift and Amanda Cuthbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We spend a large amount of our time in the office, where we use considerable amounts of energy and resources. "Greening the office" will therefore hav...