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Sad stories of spendthrift athletes wasting millions are all too common. But for these five footballers, frugal lifestyles keep their finances fit.
This battery hack that will save you roughly $40 on those 1.5V button cell batteries. All you need is a 2-pack of 12V A23 batteries.
If you still haven't purchased all of this semester's books and your book budget is almost bust, visit one of these discount book websites.
Without a doubt, there are some components to today's beds that are just unnecessary, but I think that most can agree on the core parts of a functioning bed.
Are you annoyed by your bank's tendency to add more fees and offer lower savings interest rates? Consider a credit union as an alternative; here are the benefits and drawbacks.
Is that extra set of wheels really necessary? You can save a lot of money by downsizing your driveway — you just need to map it out.
The homeowner wants to make the sale. The broker wants to make the commission. The lender wants to make the loan. It'd be nice to see all these folks made happy, but first... th
The simple rubber band costs next to nothing, but has so many uses. Discover just how versatile it can be.
The deadline's passed and you won't be getting a refund. It's okay — you have options, but you must exercise them to avoid big penalties or worse.
You know rice and beans are healthy and delicious. But did you know there are as many ways to prepare rice and beans as there are beans in the bag? Here're 35 to get you started.
Get up offa that couch, switch off the TV, and spend some quality time tonight with your family or your finances or your favorite loyal friend.
Being self-employed has its perks — and its challenges. Finding a new apartment can be tricky, but it's not impossible if you can sell your story.
These four responsible ways to dispose of old electronics will keep them the out of landfills and may even put a little more money in your pocket.
You know you should be saving for retirement — and saving a lot. Betcha' didn't know you needed to save this much!
Buying and selling a house simultaneously? Review this 14-step checklist — or risk getting shut out.
"Will Work For Food"
by Wray Herbert
Article reprinted with permission from Mr. Herbert's insightful blog We're Only Human... [more]
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.
For some of us frugality is a choice. For the rest, it's a choice we're given — usually when we're blessed with a couple more mouths to feed.
Airline rewards are good for more than just airfare. From charity to merch, here's what else you can do with your miles.
Where does the money go when you buy a concert ticket? And what's with all the service charges? Learn exactly what your ticket purchase is paying for.
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