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7 Big-Ticket Items That Save You Money in the Long Run

PureWow | Posted 12.02.2014 | Money
PureWow

Why are you still shelling out $4 for lattes and $20 for dry cleaning when there are better-bang-for-your-buck alternatives?

What's Half of $33.35?

Tricia McCallum | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Tricia McCallum

Why are some people cheap? It's definitely not a gender thing. I've known incredibly cheap men and extraordinarily generous women. And the other way around. I just had coffee with a female colleague and when the bill came she said, "Oh, let's just split this. What's half of $33.35?"

Beware These Winter Money Traps

Posted 12.25.2013 | OWN

Why is it that hibernation season seems to coincide with spending-all-your-cash season? Here's how to make sure you're not broke by spring. By Lynn...

Gorilla Trekking on the Cheap

Liz Zipse | Posted 08.25.2013 | Travel
Liz Zipse

The closer we traveled to Uganda and Rwanda, where the majority of the world's mountain gorillas live, the more interested we became in seeing them, and so we did some research on less costly alternatives to the typical tours. What we found saved us hundreds of dollars.

11 Tips & Tricks to Slash Your Grocery Bill in Half

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 04.15.2013 | Taste
Broke Girls Guide

Meals can be expensive whether they're coming from a restaurant or from your kitchen, as food costs have skyrocketed over the past few years. Keep reading for 11 ways to drastically slash your grocery bills.

How Not to Waste Your Tax Refund

SaveUp | Posted 06.10.2013 | Business
SaveUp

Are you receiving a tax refund this year? Here are some tips to help you effectively allocate this money to improve your personal finances!

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...

Favorite Frugalebrities of 2012

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 05.12.2013 | Celebrity
Jeanette Pavini

Over one month into 2013, it's no surprise that everyone is still trying to keep that New Year's resolution to save a buck or two. From models to musicians, pop stars to politicians, here is the Coupons.com favorite penny pinching Frugalebrities of 2012.

6 Dated Money Rules You Don't Need To Follow

Posted 03.08.2013 | OWN

By Amy Shearn What used to be bedrock money advice for your parents' generation might not be the best strategy in the 21st century. Here's how to k...

9 Ways To Save $339 In 33 Days

Lynn Andriani | Posted 01.17.2013 | OWN

Whether you're booking a flight or have to buy another bridesmaid dress, these simple tricks will put money back in your wallet. Start saving today...

Things to Buy in January

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 03.05.2013 | Business
Jeanette Pavini

Are you shopped out yet? You might want to catch a second wind -- the great sales don't stop just because the holidays do. From a new set of towels to a new set of abs, January's got you covered with some unexpected deals to steal.

3 Ways To Resist Holiday Overspending

Posted 12.14.2012 | OWN

By Suze Orman I call it the buy-it-now bug: We come down with it every giving season and feel the effects in January when we see our credit car...

How Are You Celebrating On A Budget This Year?

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics

Times are tough for a lot of people this year, and Thanksgiving is once again upon us. In the spirit of sharing, will you tell us how you're celebr...

The Day Of The Week You're Guaranteed To Spend More Money

Posted 10.31.2012 | OWN

By Taniesha Robinson We've got some surprising ways to save a little cash this month. Avoid Opening Your Wallet On… Saturday. Turns out, Amer...

22 Ways To Get A Great Deal On Anything

Posted 11.21.2012 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul Our guide to discounts, sales and deals on everything from bank fees to treadmills. ...

How To Save $$ On Your Next Business Trip

www.usatoday.com | Posted 10.15.2012 | Travel

Marshall Goldsmith used to travel to New York on business and easily drop $100 on dinner. But now that his clients have less to spend, so does he. ...

How to Keep Your Coupon Savings

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 12.12.2012 | Money
Jeanette Pavini

We've all been there: You run into the store for milk and eggs, but 20 minutes (and $100) later, you walk out with three bags of groceries, including cookies, cereal and chips.

What to Buy in October

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 12.04.2012 | Money
Jeanette Pavini

If you wait till the very last minute, you will find some heavily discounted (yet picked-over) Halloween costumes. But, if procrastination isn't your thing, shop consignment and resale stores.

Simple Ways To Save Money At The Grocery Store From Trae Bodge (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

It's so easy to spend more than you expected when you go to the grocery store, that's why I just had to ask an expert if she had any advice on how to ...

7 Green Ways To Cut Hidden House Costs

Posted 09.03.2012 | Green

From DealNews' Lou Carlozo: Quick: Imagine someone's hacked your bank account to steal your hard-earned cash bit by bit. They've got their grimy li...

Awareness Brings Its Own Reward$

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 10.06.2012 | Money
Jinny Ditzler

In our home we call it the Money Game because the better we play that game, the more money seems to come our way. You may laugh, but we've been doing it for over 30 years, and it's paid off big time.

What's Keeping You From Mastering Your Money?

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 09.29.2012 | Money
Jinny Ditzler

What's probably keeping you from mastering money is that you're wasting energy wallowing in self-pity and fear, while failing to take action that just might get you moving up and out of the pit.

The Three Places To Put Your Money, From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Maria Bartiromo, financial expert and anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" told me the three best places to put your money when she met with me on Mondays ...

The Surprising Places We Love To Secretly Shop

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.02.2012 | Style

As style editors we spend a good part of our day looking at runway shows and lusting after the latest designer goods, but that doesn't mean that we do...

15 Things That Are Worth The Splurge

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Last week's article on items we refuse to spend a lot of money on got us all talking about the economy and how it's affected the way we spend our mone...