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9 Bad Shopping Habits You Should Ditch By 30

LearnVest | Posted 12.18.2014 | Money
LearnVest

Although everyone could probably benefit from a smart-spending lesson or two, today, we're talking to you 20-somethings. While you haven't had all that much time as an adult to establish your shopping routines and habits, you've had enough time to start developing some.

Real-Life Grocery Budgets For 4 Common Households

LearnVest | Posted 12.02.2014 | HuffPost Home
LearnVest

Grocery shopping sometimes feels like you're buying a car: Either you marvel at the great deal you got -- or get sticker shock after all the costs are added up.

Fourth Of July BBQ Costs Are On Fire. Here's How To Keep Budgets Cool

Bill Cordingley | Posted 07.03.2014 | Money
Bill Cordingley

July 4th celebrations are synonymous with backyard barbecues, but with the price of many BBQ items soaring, Americans may want to watch what goes on the grill this summer.

To Bargain Or Not To Bargain, That Is The Question

Jim Gibson | Posted 04.07.2014 | Money
Jim Gibson

Bottom line is this: It makes cents (pun intended) to ask for a better price. What do you think? Do you bargain or not?

Working Smart, Smart Devices and Now Smart Shopping

Grace Chan | Posted 12.14.2013 | Business
Grace Chan

If you love shopping or just like to save money (is there anyone walking this earth who doesn't?) and you have an Internet-connected device in your pocket or purse (i.e., smartphone and/or tablet) then you are part of the smart shopping revolution.

These Parents Save HOW Much With Coupons?!

Posted 09.17.2013 | Parents

Living on a budget is tough enough on your own, but when you add in a spouse, children, pets and home expenses, it can seem impossible. Now more th...

Parents: A Back to School Refresher

Neale Godfrey | Posted 10.14.2013 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

This is a great time to reinforce your kid's money lessons. Let's get back-to-basics. Start by helping them make a spending budget for the two major back-to-school categories of supplies and clothing.

Cyber Dating, Cyber Shopping

Jennifer Boyd-Einstein and Paula Mangin | Posted 06.16.2013 | Style
Jennifer Boyd-Einstein and Paula Mangin

My impulse online purchases dot my closet like the regrets of my young adulthood. A timeline in clothes. I've decided if I'm going to continue cyber dating for fabulous fashion, as with the new rules for my closet, I will now introduce new rules for online shopping.

Need To Know: Holiday Savings With Trae Bodge (WATCH)

Posted 11.27.2012 | MarloThomas

If you're in the midst of tackling an intimidating shopping list, have no fear! Trae Bodge, Senior Writer of The RetailMeNot Insider shared tips and t...

5 Ways to Use Your Smartphone Camera to Stay Organized

Women & Co | Posted 11.19.2012 | Women
Women & Co

There are many ways you could be using that camera -- and those photo albums -- to help simplify and streamline your daily activities. Here are some ideas to help you get started.

How To Save Money In Every Room In Your House

MoneyNing | VINCENT KING | Posted 05.14.2012 | Money

You work hard every day, doing everything you can to bring more bacon home, and trim the fat from your spending. But it still isn’t enough. If...

Fulfill Your Urge To Splurge -- But Be Smart About It

Real Simple | Posted 08.24.2011 | Women

There's something about the word "splurge" that just feels indulgent—it rolls slowly off your tongue in a decadent drawl, and evokes imported truffl...

5 Smart Shopping Tips Shared by Sales Expert

Grant Cardone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Grant Cardone

You may be surprised to know that the biggest mistake you can make when shopping is to shop for the "best" or "lowest" priced products. That's right!

PLU Codes Do Not Indicate Genetically Modified Produce

Jeffrey Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeffrey Smith

No, the 5-digit PLU codes on produce do not tell you what is genetically modified or natural. These numbers, organized by the Produce Marketing Association, have nothing to do with you.