There have been lots of changes since Pilgrim days. Among them: “Traditional” foods unknown in 1621, entertainment our ancestors couldn’t have imagined and free shipping on Gray Thursday.
Author Archives: Donna Freedman
Are you the go-to guy for short-term loans? Say “yes” every time and you may torpedo your own finances – and maybe enable rather than help those you love. If you’re making the loan anyway, here’s how to do it right.
It’s a bummer when you find you could have saved more. Cut through the “deal clutter” by letting others do the price checks, and avoid marketing tricks designed to make you overspend.
If you’re helping out parents whose money isn’t stretching far enough, what happens to your own finances?
Use hot holiday deals to build a “gift closet” that will see you through just about any occasion, all year long.
Gift cards bought on the secondary market are like 3 to 30 percent-off coupons that never expire. Here’s where to find the best deals.
If you’re an aunt or grandparent who always brings treats or small gifts to the children in your life, you may be unintentionally creating problems for the kids down the line.