You Should Ignore These 4 Kinds of Money Advice

When I was growing up, my father taught me to embrace my paranoia, especially when it came to finance. Because of Dad's tutelage, I have always been skeptical of people who offer me money advice, and cautious of their possible ulterior motive. What's more, embracing this paranoia (which Dad would... […]

You Should Ignore These 4 Kinds of Money Advice

When I was growing up, my father taught me to embrace my paranoia, especially when it came to finance. Because of Dad's tutelage, I have always been skeptical of people who offer me money advice, and cautious of their possible ulterior motive. What's more, embracing this paranoia (which Dad would... […]

Best Deals for Wednesday 06/14

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Best Deals for Wednesday 06/14

Link for teaser title:  http://www.wisebread.com/bestdeals/today Instant-Steam Handheld Garment and Fabric Steamer, SAVE 62% OFF, and more... SAVE 50% OFF Solar Flag Pole light... […]

20 Gift Ideas for That Frugal Person in Your Life

One of the most popular articles I’ve ever written, at least as judged by the reader feedback I’ve received, is Holiday Gift Ideas for the Frugal People in Your Life, which featured a list of somewhat generalized gift ideas for frugal people that they have to buy gifts for. […]

20 Gift Ideas for That Frugal Person in Your Life

One of the most popular articles I’ve ever written, at least as judged by the reader feedback I’ve received, is Holiday Gift Ideas for the Frugal People in Your Life, which featured a list of somewhat generalized gift ideas for frugal people that they have to buy gifts for. […]

Should You Use a Personal Loan to Pay Off Credit Card Debt?

Drowning underneath a pile of expensive credit card debt? Don’t have the cash to write a big check to pay it off? Are the maxed-out cards killing your FICO and VantageScore credit scores? If so, you’re certainly not alone. […]

Should You Use a Personal Loan to Pay Off Credit Card Debt?

Drowning underneath a pile of expensive credit card debt? Don’t have the cash to write a big check to pay it off? Are the maxed-out cards killing your FICO and VantageScore credit scores? If so, you’re certainly not alone. […]

What It Takes to Retire

Money recently posted a piece on early retirement. Within it, they listed a chart titled "What it takes to retire." The chart lists the lump sum needed to retire at various ages and desired incomes. […]

What It Takes to Retire

Money recently posted a piece on early retirement. Within it, they listed a chart titled "What it takes to retire." The chart lists the lump sum needed to retire at various ages and desired incomes. […]

6 Terrible Money Moves to Avoid on the First Date

Dating is tough, and first dates can be particularly awkward if you don't know anything about the other person. What you say and do can determine whether there's a second date, so it's important to present your best self. You shouldn't expect perfection, so don't stress too much about stumbling... […]

6 Terrible Money Moves to Avoid on the First Date

Dating is tough, and first dates can be particularly awkward if you don't know anything about the other person. What you say and do can determine whether there's a second date, so it's important to present your best self. You shouldn't expect perfection, so don't stress too much about stumbling... […]

How to Resist the Expensive "Once in a Lifetime" Mentality

I spent part of my junior year of college abroad. While I was there, I got a lot of emails from home asking me if I'd done this or that yet, and many of them ended with the reminder, "You'll only get to do this once!" While I did do some things that were out of the ordinary, I tried to... […]

How to Resist the Expensive "Once in a Lifetime" Mentality

I spent part of my junior year of college abroad. While I was there, I got a lot of emails from home asking me if I'd done this or that yet, and many of them ended with the reminder, "You'll only get to do this once!" While I did do some things that were out of the ordinary, I tried to... […]

Family-Friendly Hotel and Resort Chains Where Kids Stay Free

Any parent who travels knows that kids can make a travel experience more rewarding. Unfortunately, children can also make travel — including hotel accommodations — frighteningly expensive.  Adding children to your room can increase your bill significantly. This is especially... […]

Family-Friendly Hotel and Resort Chains Where Kids Stay Free

Any parent who travels knows that kids can make a travel experience more rewarding. Unfortunately, children can also make travel — including hotel accommodations — frighteningly expensive.  Adding children to your room can increase your bill significantly. This is especially... […]

6 Reasons Average People Should Consider a Prenup

Prenuptial agreements are pretty standard when the rich and famous get married. Considering the amount of wealth these high-profile couples have, it makes perfect sense why prenups are as common as their giant engagement rings. But what about us common folk? Are prenups a good idea for people... […]

6 Reasons Average People Should Consider a Prenup

Prenuptial agreements are pretty standard when the rich and famous get married. Considering the amount of wealth these high-profile couples have, it makes perfect sense why prenups are as common as their giant engagement rings. But what about us common folk? Are prenups a good idea for people... […]

Ask the Readers: What Are Your Vacation Priorities?

Summer is a popular season for family vacations. There are many factors to consider when you're planning a vacation, including budget, scheduling, the activities you want to do, and your travel companions' preferences. It's important to prioritize these considerations to ensure that the vacation is... […]

Ask the Readers: What Are Your Vacation Priorities?

Summer is a popular season for family vacations. There are many factors to consider when you're planning a vacation, including budget, scheduling, the activities you want to do, and your travel companions' preferences. It's important to prioritize these considerations to ensure that the vacation is... […]