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How to Start an Emergency Fund From Scratch so You’re Prepared for Anything

on December 4, 2023

Anything can go wrong in your day-to-day life. Have a safety net in place so you can live stress-free.

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Want More Money This Time Next Year? Try a No-Spend Challenge

on November 29, 2023

Follow these steps to go on a spending freeze and meet your savings goals.

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29 Free Things To Do During the Holidays

and on November 28, 2023

Find holiday cheer with these festive activities that won’t cost you a thing.

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21 Cheap Home Decor Stores That Let You Deck Out Your Home for Less

and on November 8, 2023

Adorn your home with style with these tips — and do it all without spending a fortune.

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Store Brands vs. Name Brands: Slash Your Grocery Bill by up to 33%

on November 7, 2023

Discover the big savings you may be overlooking at the grocery store.

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How To Use Your Library Card To Get Free Museum Passes

and on September 23, 2023

In these cities, a library card is good for far more than just books.

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30 Cheap Organization Ideas to Straighten Up Your Home

on September 18, 2023

Wrangle in the mess in your home — and stick to a tight budget — with these simple tips.

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How To Create a Realistic Retirement Budget

on July 21, 2023

Retirement can mean a big change in your cash flow. Here’s how to stay on top of your budget.

10 Attempts at Frugality That Could End Up Costing You Money
10 Attempts at Frugality That Could End Up Costing You Money

on June 28, 2023

You think you’re being smart, but these things could have your money going up in smoke.

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15 Ways to Fill Your Cart With Fresh Produce for Less

and on May 5, 2023

Learn these must-know strategies for how to save money on produce and make the most of it once you get it home.

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The 15 Best Online Tutoring Jobs of 2023

and on April 26, 2023

Love to teach? Here’s how to find great online side gigs in tutoring with flexibility and in a number of subjects.

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12 Simple Ways to Save Money in Retirement

and on April 21, 2023

A strict retirement budget shouldn’t mean no fun. Here’s how to cut costs to have an enjoyable, frugal retirement.

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Why Separate Bank Accounts in Marriage Might Make Sense

on April 17, 2023

You share a lot in marriage — here’s why you might not want to share a bank account, too. Plus, get tips for managing separate accounts.

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Start Building Serious Savings With a Pay-Yourself-First Strategy

and on April 6, 2023

Not hitting your savings goals? These tips will help you reset your approach to your finances.

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12 Ways to Quit Impulse Shopping

and on March 22, 2023

It’s time to ask yourself, “Is this really worth my money?”

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Need to Pay for a Big Expense or Major Life Event? Try a Sinking Fund

and on March 17, 2023

Learn how to make major financial goals easier to manage and smoothly handle all kinds of expenses, even unexpected ones.

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Spend Less, Save More With the Cash Envelope System

and on March 16, 2023

Here’s how a simple hack can help you become a budgeting pro.

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12 Ways to Save Big on Home Improvements in 2023

and on March 15, 2023

Making improvements to your home is still smart, but be sure to pick the best projects to get the biggest bang for your buck. Start here.

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19 Tips to Save at Lowe’s

and on March 7, 2023

Coupons, promo codes, and design tools — Lowe’s makes it easy for you to save.

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10 Top Budgeting Lessons to Improve Your Money Management

and on February 22, 2023

Looking for some financial stability in your life? These tips will help you find the right budgeting style for you.

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