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14 Surprising Things That Are Taxable

on March 24, 2023

How many of these forms of income did you know were subject to federal taxes?

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10 Times You’re Right to Be a Cheapskate

on February 17, 2023

Clever shoppers can save money without sacrificing quality. Here is how to do it.

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10 Everyday Items You Once Could Buy for Less Than $1

on February 16, 2023

Nostalgia is fun, whether you remember the 1950s or just wish you did. Here is what it cost to live back then.

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7 Surprising Upsides of Downsizing as a Retiree

on February 8, 2023

Downsizing your home offers many benefits, including some you may not have anticipated.

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15 Painless Ways to Cut Your Costs in 2023

on February 4, 2023

Follow these tips to save, so you’ll have money for things that really matter.

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9 Things You Should Never Leave in Your Car

on February 3, 2023

Thinking of leaving these possessions in a car? Prepare for serious consequences.

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7 Reasons You Should Rent a Home in Retirement

on February 3, 2023

Renting is a better fit than owning for many retirees. Here’s how it can pay off nicely for some.

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Never Put These 7 Things on Your Resume

on December 30, 2022

When seeking a new job, what you don’t say can be important.

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7 Ways People Throw Away Money Every Day

on December 24, 2022

Many consumers waste cash without realizing it. Here’s how to break this costly cycle.

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11 ‘Disposable’ Items You Should Be Reusing

on December 1, 2022

Are you throwing money away? Here’s how to save cash while reducing waste.

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20 Myths About Divorce and Money

on November 28, 2022

Separate the facts from the myths.

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10 Surprising Features That Boost Your Home Value

on October 25, 2022

You can add value to your home without hiring a contractor to do expensive renovations.

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5 Reasons You Should Not Delay Retirement

on October 12, 2022

Could you be waiting too long to quit working?

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11 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Slash Your Expenses

on September 9, 2022

If you’re overlooking any off these super-easy savings tactics, you’re throwing away money — possibly every month.

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6 Things You Should Never Flush Down a Toilet

on August 2, 2022

Dispose of these items in your toilet, and you could end up with costly plumbing problems.

Stressed woman regretting a purchase on her credit card
7 Big Purchases You Should Never Make

on April 27, 2022

Sometimes a big-ticket purchase is nothing more than a big waste of money.

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8 Things You Should Replace to Improve Your Life Today

on March 18, 2022

Being frugal isn’t smart if you put off replacing these items.

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7 Surprising Benefits of Staying Fit in Retirement

on December 24, 2021

Improving your overall physical health is just one reason to stay active after 50.

Senior couple at home
7 Times You Should Not Pay Off a Mortgage Before Retiring

on November 26, 2021

It often makes financial sense to avoid paying off your mortgage before retiring.

Woman who is unhappily surprised
How to Avoid Being Surprised by 7 Nasty Expenses

on October 26, 2021

Major expenses are difficult to predict, but there are ways to make sure you’re protected.

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