Many colleges either require or encourage freshman students to get a meningitis vaccine, something that can cost $200 at a doctor’s office. But according to this reader, you can get it for $5.
Author Archives: Stacy Johnson
To those on the outside, the stock market can resemble a roller coaster combined with a casino. Is it worth taking a ride?
A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: how to hire a lawn care service, how to open a safety deposit box, how to make a tragedy less taxing, how to break your lease, and why a long life has a downside.
Today we answer a couple of questions, including how to make extra money blogging and how to avoid paying for private mortgage insurance.
40 percent of Americans with incomes between $25,000 and $35,000 think their best shot at paying for their retirement is winning the lottery. Their odds of winning an academy award are much greater.
A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: unsolicited soup, interest rates for tykes, be careful with sports clinics, flying with children without flying off the handle, and a look back to the olden days of the 1970s.
There are very few things you can do now to reduce your 2011 tax bill. One is to put money aside in an Individual Retirement Account, or IRA. But to decide that’s a smart move, you’ve still got to decide whether to go with a Roth or regular. Do you know the difference?