Archive for 'Spending'
Jan 26, 2012 - Go ahead, make my day – learn about "opportunity cost" from Dirty Harry movies. Do you feel lucky, punk? Well, do ya?
Jan 25, 2012 - About to lose your job with no emergency fund in sight? Time to put your life in "safe mode."
Jan 23, 2012 - What's your hourly rate for frugal activities? Compare the money saved as payment for time invested, and you'll get an entirely new perspective on frugality.
Jan 19, 2012 - Sometimes, risks pay off – playing it safe can actually cost you instead of save you. Here are the money menaces I stare down without blinking.
Jan 19, 2012 - The recession has hurt dentists' bottom line and our dental health. A recent survey shows 43 percent of us have delayed dental care due to the cost. Here's how to cut your dental costs whether you have insurance or not.
Jan 17, 2012 - Buying prescriptions online from Canada is a crime and a gamble, but for some patients, it's the only way they can afford their meds. If that's you, here's what you need to know.
Jan 12, 2012 - We can complain and make excuses, but our spending habits reveal our priorities in life. When we're in a tight spot, it's usually because we've misplaced our priorities.
Jan 11, 2012 - Some people see budgets like diets, but starving yourself to meet your goals will never work. Here's how to look at budgets and make them work for you.
Jan 10, 2012 - If you photocopy a coupon or snatch one from a recycling bin, you're risking arrest. If you cut off a coupon expiration date or take more than your fair share, you risk being a jerk.
Jan 10, 2012 - Are you a dollar store detester or devotee? You won't catch me in one. Here's why.
Jan 09, 2012 - They're called "hacks": clever solutions to tricky problems. Here are some of my favorites to help you save more or spend less.
Jan 06, 2012 - Some gifts keep on giving. Others – like gift cards – can actually cost you if you don't use them within a year. If you were given a gift card over the holidays, better read on.
Jan 03, 2012 - Saving money often means spending time. And sometimes the trade-off isn't worth the trouble. I think this is one of those times for me. Is it for you?
Jan 03, 2012 - Whether you have $3 for a smartphone app, $20 for a pedometer, or $800 for a treadmill, here's a list of the top products at bottom dollar.
Jan 02, 2012 - What if you could buy expensive designer clothing for pennies on the dollar? You can.