5 Steps to Build a Credit Score From Scratch
5 Steps to Build a Credit Score From Scratch
on November 14, 2013

You’re just starting out and you’ve never borrowed money before. Here’s how you can establish a great credit history.

Do You Really Need a Credit Card?
Do You Really Need a Credit Card?
on November 7, 2013

Credit cards offer many advantages over debit cards. But are they a necessary part of a modern financial life?

25 Birthday Freebies Worth the Trip
25 Birthday Freebies Worth the Trip
on October 24, 2013

There’s no need to be hungry or bored on your birthday, even if you’re broke.

7 Steps to Buying a Reliable Used Car
7 Steps to Buying a Reliable Used Car
on October 11, 2013

That shiny used car you’re eyeing may not be such a good deal after all. Here’s what to look for before you buy.

12 Cheap and Easy Halloween Costumes You Can DIY
12 Cheap and Easy Halloween Costumes You Can DIY
on October 7, 2013

Store-bought Halloween costumes are more of a ‘trick’ than a ‘treat.’ Check out our 12 cheap do-it-yourself possibilities.

6 Store-Brand Sodas That Hit the Spot
6 Store-Brand Sodas That Hit the Spot
on September 30, 2013

Paying less for store-brand soda doesn’t always mean you need to sacrifice quality and taste.

8 Ways to Save on Holiday Shopping — Right Now
8 Ways to Save on Holiday Shopping — Right Now
on September 24, 2013

There’s no time like the present to get a jump on the holiday shopping season. Here’s what you can do now to save.

7 Myths About Secured Credit Cards
7 Myths About Secured Credit Cards
on September 13, 2013

Secured credit cards aren’t the same as debit cards or prepaid cards. And they’re not just for people with bad credit.

Upcycle Your Beverages: 20 Uses for Coffee, Tea, Soda and Beer
Upcycle Your Beverages: 20 Uses for Coffee, Tea, Soda and Beer
on September 4, 2013

No one wants to drink flat Coke or day-old coffee. But consider these household uses for them before you pour leftovers down the sink.

10 Ways to Say No to Your Kids, and Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad When You Do
10 Ways to Say No to Your Kids, and Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad When You Do
on August 30, 2013

“Mommy, can I get it? C’mon, mommy!” Here are some simple tips to keep your kids at bay, along with some inspiration on why it’s a good idea.

Are You a Lousy Tenant? 7 Ways It Can Cost You
Are You a Lousy Tenant? 7 Ways It Can Cost You
on August 23, 2013

Now that your rent payment history may affect your credit score, your rental history matters more than ever before.

College Students: Here’s Your Guide to Discounts on Electronics and More
College Students: Here’s Your Guide to Discounts on Electronics and More
on August 21, 2013

College costs a bundle, but at least your student ID will entitle you to discounts on laptops, food, cellphone plans and lots of other stuff.

5 Things I’ll Pay More For (and 4 Things I Won’t)
5 Things I’ll Pay More For (and 4 Things I Won’t)
on August 15, 2013

When are you willing to spend more to get better quality? Paper towels and shoes are on my list.

10 Tips to Live Within Your Means — Painlessly
10 Tips to Live Within Your Means — Painlessly
on August 9, 2013

Got more month than money or know someone who does? Here are some tips to make it work, without feeling deprived in the process.

5 Signs You’re Not Saving the Right Way
5 Signs You’re Not Saving the Right Way
on August 9, 2013

Do you recognize yourself in any of these 5 examples? If you do, you’re missing out on opportunities to build wealth.

How to Sell Your Life Insurance Policy
How to Sell Your Life Insurance Policy
on August 5, 2013

Your unwanted life insurance policy might be worth some cash now. Here’s everything you need to know.

Does Your Dog Need Expensive Pet Food?
Does Your Dog Need Expensive Pet Food?
on August 2, 2013

If you’re buying “premium” dog food, you might be wasting money. Here’s how to figure out if the low-cost dog food at the big-box store contains the nutrients your dog needs.

Money Advice From 6 Financial Greats
Money Advice From 6 Financial Greats
on July 29, 2013

Looking for a little inspiration? Check out what some of the wisest financial minds have had to say about money and life.

7 Reasons Your Card Was Declined and What You Can Do About It
7 Reasons Your Card Was Declined and What You Can Do About It
on July 26, 2013

Used to be, exceeding your limit or spacing out your bill were about the only ways your plastic would be rejected. Not anymore.

4 Tips to Ask for a Raise (and 6 Ways Not To)
4 Tips to Ask for a Raise (and 6 Ways Not To)
on July 25, 2013

Do you think you deserve a higher rate of pay? Be prepared to prove your case.

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