7 Fool-Proof Ways to Stay Within Your Travel Budget

Costs have a tendency to creep up when we're on the road. Learn to be a savvy spender no matter where the travel bug takes you.

Ask the Readers: Have You Started Saving for Retirement?

Tell us whether you've started saving for retirement and we'll enter you in a drawing to win a $20 Amazon Gift Card!

Best Deals for Tuesday 05/17

Check out these awesome deals - Wood & Glass Salt & Pepper Grinder Set 68% Off, BOYON Motion Activated Night Light 67% Off and 12-Piece Rachael Ray Porcelain Nonstick Cookware 60% Off! All these and more!

Should You Budget Like You Diet?

"Budgeting" and "dieting" are our two toughest resolutions. The strategies that work with one just might work for the other.

Best Money Tips: How to Retire By 55

Today we found a strategy for early retirement, questions that will help you declutter, and the details on Hulu’s new cable TV service.

6 Ways Social Media Can Save You Money

Sometimes to score big online #savings, all you need to do is work your social networks.

5 Moves to Make If Your Loan Gets Denied

Your lender stamped a big fat "No" on your loan application. No sweat — make these moves, and "Yes" will follow.

Low Interest, Cash Back, or Travel Rewards - Get the Best Credit Cards for Your Needs

Do need a cash back rewards credit card, travel rewards, or the best low-interest credit card for a balance transfer? Get some help choosing from Consumer Reports and pick the best credit card for your needs.

Planning a Road Trip? Save on Gas with These Cards

Whether you're planning a road trip or just want to save at the pump when you fill up, save money by making sure you're using one of these 5 best gas rewards credit cards.

The 12-Month Get-Richer Plan

You can achieve a whole lot in 12 short months. Start today and this time next year you'll be a whole lot better off.

Best Credit Cards for Cruises

Start planning for your next cruise vacation with these credit cards.

Best Money Tips: 19 Cheap Ways to Stay Cool This Summer

Today we found nearly 20 cheap ways to stay cool, features to consider when shopping for carry-on luggage, and affordable, homemade versions of takeout meals.

One Smart Thing You Can Do for Your Retirement Today

The smartest thing you can do for retirement planning is so easy, there's just no excuse not to do it. Even better? It's free.

Best Deals for Monday 05/16

Don't miss our magnificent Monday deals! Smoke Detector & Fire Alarm with Photoelectric Sensor $12, Portable HD Sound Speaker with Hands-free Microphone $15, 5-Piece Stainless Steel Knife Set $12 plus more!

10 Weird Types of Insurance You Didn't Even Know About

Held for ransom? Killed someone via laughter? Lost a valuable body part? There's an insurance coverage policy for that.

7 Starbucks Savings Hacks That Actually Work

We love to hate (or hate to love?) Starbucks and their exorbitant prices. These clever little tricks can shave dollars off your coffee tab.

11 Delicious Dishes You Can Make With a Can of Tomato Soup

A can of tomato soup can go a long way. Take yours beyond a bowl of soup with these delicious and clever recipe ideas.

4 Ways to Bounce Back From Job Rejection

Your interview went aces and you were already planning your commute to your new gig — then nothing. Redirect that rejection to something better.

How to Do Money Like a Grown-Up

Say goodbye to the messy money matters of your youth. It's time your money sat at the grown-ups table.

Flashback Friday: 68 Best Ways to Make Money That Are Actually Fun

Whether paying off debt or saving for something special, everyone could use some extra cash. These money-makers don't even feel like work.