A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: avoiding regrets, when to get a safe deposit box, nine bad money habits, who should pay on dates, and five questions to ask before buying a used car.
Meanwhile, the average apartment now rents for $1,102.
Don’t spend money on costly pest management. You can keep critters away yourself for less.
The average wedding is now more than $28,000. The average American now earns about $40,000 in a year. Are we crazy?
Saving money doesn’t mean missing out on fun. Sports, concerts, movies, and more: Use your imagination and you can easily find ways to have a great time at a great price.
While the case isn’t getting as much attention as gay marriage, the financial impact could be measured in billions.
Despite a government warning that hotels may be breaking the law by hiding fees, many are still tacking on $30-a-night extra charges.