This reader tried to score cheap cigarettes, but had her ash handed to her.
Author Archives: Stacy Johnson
What’s the cheesiest, dumbest, or most useless gift you’ve ever received? We’re compiling a list – add to it and you might get a gift from us that’s only slightly better.
This week we tackle medical expenses and income taxes. The question: Should I use a Flexible Spending Account at work, or just deduct my medical expenses on my tax return?
A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: Get poor quick, Veteran’s Day discounts, barking up the wrong tree, receptive receptions, and how one Canadian spends her cash.
We recently published an article that said that if you can save $200 a month and earn 6 percent, you’ll grow your savings to $200,000 in 30 years. What this reader is wondering is how the heck you’re supposed to earn 6 percent.
Everybody makes mistakes – even people who write about money for a living. Here are a few examples from some of the nation’s top bloggers, along with 10 of my own.
Here are some interesting and amusing developments from the past week that aren’t exactly news but might make you smile.