Elizabeth is a freelance writer and lawyer. Her passions include travel, ice cream, and personal finance. She co-founded Go Green Travel Green and Women's Money Week.
Food is a huge part of most families' budgets. Maximize your supermarket spending by using one of these great grocery cash-back cards.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Credit Cards, Food and Drink, Shopping
One consumer suggests five ways credit card companies can improve our love-hate relationship with those little pieces of plastic.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Credit Cards
Many of us think we don't have enough time in the day to do what we really want — but the truth is that, well, that's not quite true. Discover how to do more.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Productivity
Want to breathe easy in your home? Filter your air without filtering too much cash from your wallet with these easy-to-care-for indoor plants.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Home
While regular credit card use can be harmful, these 12 responsible credit habits can help you build a stronger credit rating and a healthier bottom line.
What to do when a purchase breaks after the warranty is over? Read your credit card fine print — you might be able to get a full, no-string-attached refund.
A miserly 1% cash back isn’t great, but several other attractive features make this card a good choice, especially for world travelers.
If you're not careful, a great deal on a used chair might cost you thousands in bedbug extermination costs. Here's what to watch out for.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Home, Shopping
Reduce the bite holiday spending takes out of your budget with one of these cash back rewards cards.
Cooking the entire meal on Thanksgiving day is an exercise in extreme planning. Decrease turkey day stress by making these dishes ahead of time.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Food and Drink
Tax deductions can save you a lot, but who wants to worry about them during the holidays? Here's what to do now to prepare for the end of the year.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Taxes
Having kids changes your spending habits. Shouldn't your credit card change to match? Here are five smart cards to switch to post-baby.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Credit Cards, Debt Management
You can enjoy a hot breakfast without laboring in the kitchen before work — just whip up one of these make-and-freeze breakfasts over the weekend.
If you're thinking about getting a dog or just want to know how much it costs to own one, this post dives into everything you need to know (and then some).
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Frugal Living
These inexpensive herbs and flowers can add decoration to your garden and flavor to your meals...and they just happen to deter mosquitoes too!
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Green Living
Want to save money on your summer trips? Make sure you pack these 11 items (plus, discover a few supposed "must haves" that you should leave at home).
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Travel
Lots of people are ditching their big banks for credit unions — but not this writer. Read on to find out why she loves her big bank.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Banking
What's an easy way to have less debt? Return money you don't need. In federal loan lingo, it's called "canceling" your loan, and it can save you a lot.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Debt Management, Education & Training
Credit cards can be dangerous tool in the wrong hands. Educate your kids before they ruin their credit.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Consumer Affairs
Starting a business can be daunting, but from nitty-gritty legal advice to inspiration from successful business owners, these resources can help.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Career Building, Entrepreneurship