Consumers are responsible for about two-thirds of the U.S. economy, so the more we spend, the better for everyone. But I’ve got to tell you: I’m not doing my part. Not even close.
Author Archives: Stacy Johnson
This week: More than 100 frugal Christmas gift ideas, tailgating at home, important financial tasks, sacrificing for financial freedom, and decluttering your home in 10 minutes.
A reader is faced with something many of us have encountered: risking our credit to help out a loved one. Is it ever OK?
This week: How to get free or cheap Internet, how to organize your bills, splurges that make sense, top money questions and answers, and why sometimes when it comes to gasoline, cheaper is more expensive.
You’ve probably heard of annuities, but are they an investment to consider? Judge for yourself after you read this brief primer.
This week: money-saving advice from Grandma, why you should be careful when you tweet about your job, how to end trolling and online hate speech, cheap natural products for personal care, and 15 ideas for a Halloween party.
A reader wants to know which of two credit monitoring services she’s using is the better deal. My answer? Drop them both like a bad habit.