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6 Things You May Not Know a Clothes Dryer Can Do

on March 20, 2023

Drying your clothes is just the beginning.

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11 Services You Didn’t Know Social Security Offers

on March 20, 2023

There’s more to the Social Security Administration than just dishing out retirement benefits.

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10 Things That Can Ding Your Social Security Payments

on March 25, 2023

Here are several things that could mean less money in your pocket during retirement.

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6 Things You Must Do When Your Savings Reach $100,000

on November 14, 2022

It’s been an uphill climb to fatten your savings account. Here’s how to make sure it stays fat.

America Has a New Favorite Dog Breed — for the First Time in 31 Years

on March 21, 2023

After years of rising slowly in the ranks, one breed finally takes the crown.

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Born in 1950? The IRS Has a New Deadline for You

on March 24, 2023

This may be a challenging tax year, especially if you’re unprepared.

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Shoppers Love This Supermarket Even More Than Costco

on March 21, 2023

Can you guess which store topped a recent customer-satisfaction survey?

10 Secret Ways Americans Build Wealth
10 Secret Ways Americans Build Wealth

on August 29, 2022

Use these tools to build wealth, whether you’re just starting out in life or trying to grow the money you’ve earned.

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14 Countries With the Best Pensions in the World

on March 21, 2023

A new report examines the commonalities among the most generous and reliable retirement plans.

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6 Breakfast Cereals With More Sugar Than a Doughnut

on March 23, 2023

Many popular cereals don’t advertise their added sugar content nearly as much as they do vitamins and fiber.

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7 Reasons Americans Seniors Stay Frugal in Retirement

on March 20, 2023

Many folks do not abandon their penny-pinching ways after they stop working.

6 Stunning Money Secrets Millionaires Won’t Tell You
6 Stunning Money Secrets Millionaires Won’t Tell You

on February 15, 2023

Why should the lucky few get all the breaks? Here are some ways the rich get richer that you can use just as easily.

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2023’s Best Cities to Walk Your Dog

on March 14, 2023

Find out which cities offer the best settings for pooch-friendly jaunts.

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How to Get Started With Running

on March 23, 2023

Challenge yourself by taking care of yourself.

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119 Strangers to Inherit $11 Million From Chicago Man

on October 26, 2022

Joseph Stancak’s estate will benefit scores of folks who never knew him.

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Retirement Was Always Supposed to Start at Age 70: Here’s Why That Changed

on March 23, 2023

The notion of retirement beginning at age 70 dates back more than a century. Find out why it eventually changed to age 65.

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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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5 Dumb Ways to Screw Up Your Retirement

on January 25, 2023

Make any of these money mistakes, and you might end up living on ramen noodles in your golden years.

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17 Things You Should Buy at Thrift Stores

on March 21, 2023

For one expert, these secondhand bargains stand out from the rest.

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Popular Sweetener Linked to Strokes, Heart Attacks, Blood Clots

on March 1, 2023

This artificial sweetener is commonly found in low-calorie, low-carb and keto products.

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Americans Say This Is Their New, Post-Pandemic Retirement Age

on March 25, 2023

Changing life conditions are pushing workers to reconsider when to begin their golden years.

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The Secret to Serving a Quick, Cheap Family Dinner Every Night

on March 25, 2023

Read this for great tips and easy recipe ideas to help you get a family meal on the table every night.

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How to Start a Vegetable Garden on the Cheap

on March 20, 2023

Starting your dream garden doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg.

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These ‘Deep Blue’ States Offer a Surprisingly Good Deal on Property Taxes

on March 23, 2023

When it comes to real estate, these places buck the trend that links higher taxes to progressive politics.

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17 Products to Keep Your Car Clean and Organized

on August 9, 2022

These items will help put your vehicular mess to rest — and each is available for less than $30 on Amazon.

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The 10 Most Affordable States for Retirees in 2023

on March 18, 2023

If living expenses are the most important factor for retirement, a new study says these are the best places to live.

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5 Tips for Boosting Your Income to Reach Your First $1 Million

on March 25, 2023

There are more than 20 million millionaires in the United States. Ready to join them? Here’s how to do it as fast as possible.

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This Wireless Carrier Has the Worst Network Quality Almost Everywhere

on February 2, 2023

One major wireless provider stands out for having the least reliable call, messaging and data services.

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4 Simple Steps for a More Comfortable Retirement

on January 18, 2023

Saving for retirement is a big task. But, if you work these easy steps into your life, you’ll be one step closer to your dream retirement.

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90% of People Should Claim Social Security at This Age

on March 13, 2023

Filing for benefits at this age can boost your retirement spending capacity by 10.4%.

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The Worst Nursing Homes in America Are Revealed

on July 23, 2019

The nursing homes with a history of providing subpar care previously hadn’t been identified for a government list.

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If You Find This Thrift Shopping, Buy It

on March 18, 2023

Dramatic in form and scale, Curtis Jeré sculptures are hot sellers in the secondhand market. Here’s how to find them in the wild.

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10 Deep Discounts Available on Amazon Today

on March 24, 2023

These items are steeply discounted — but the deals won’t last long.

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These 10 States Offer Retirees the Best Health Care

on March 9, 2023

Health care becomes more important as we age, and these states are best suited to meet such needs.

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7 Types of Groceries With the Most ‘Shrinkflation’

on March 24, 2023

Even the government acknowledges that manufacturers are downsizing products while keeping the prices the same.

Make $500 or More This Month While Watching TV
Make $500 or More This Month While Watching TV

on March 20, 2023

It’s easy to add to your income while you’re sitting around doing nothing.

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Only This Retailer Beats Amazon for Customer Satisfaction

on March 22, 2023

The winning company caters to some particular members of the family.

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Pre-Retirement Checklist: What to Do Within 5 Years of Retiring

on March 17, 2023

Use your last remaining years in the workforce to set yourself up for a comfortable retirement on your own terms.

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16 Products You Absolutely Do Not Need

on March 22, 2023

You can safely leave these products on the store shelf.

13% of Older Americans Are Addicted to This Type of Food
13% of Older Americans Are Addicted to This Type of Food

on March 24, 2023

Certain types of people are more prone to struggle with cravings for — and other difficulties with — these foods.

6 Money Moves You Must Make in Your 50s and Beyond
6 Money Moves You Must Make in Your 50s and Beyond

on March 22, 2023

Getting older has its challenges. Here are some ideas to put more gold in your golden years.

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15 Great Accessories for Your Cellphone

on February 14, 2023

We’ve rounded up a list of products on Amazon that can help make your smartphone even more intelligent.

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6 Things to Do Now if Social Security Won’t Be Enough

on October 25, 2022

If you can enjoy your golden years with a $20,000 annual income, you don’t need these tips.

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14 Things You Should Stop Buying in 2023

on December 21, 2022

These convenient household products come with hidden costs that you might not have considered.

Money in a Minute for the Week Ending March 24
Money in a Minute for the Week Ending March 24

on March 25, 2023

Here’s a quick look at the biggest financial news of the week.

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36 Things That Will Be Obsolete Soon

on June 30, 2022

The writing is on the wall for dozens of things we have grown up with.

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The 15 Best Cities for Cheese Lovers

on March 23, 2023

Love cheese? Find out right here if you’re in the best city for all things cheddar and more.

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I’ve Got $420,000 in Savings: Is That Enough to Retire On?

on March 17, 2023

One of the most common, and complicated, retirement questions has always been, “Will I have enough?” Here’s how to make sure.

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13 Things Retirees Can Get for Free — or Almost Free

on January 11, 2023

There are many ways to get cheap or free services and goods after reaching a certain age.

11 Surprising Jobs You Can Do From Home
11 Surprising Jobs You Can Do From Home

on June 20, 2019

Did you realize you could do all these types of jobs remotely?