Tim has been a personal finance writer for Wise Bread since 2013, and manages digital content for a Washington, D.C.-based foundation, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
Gift the recent grad in your life one (or more!) of these great stocks, and they'll be on track to enjoy a nice profit.
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There are plenty of ways to make a quick buck, but none are easier — and more certain — than these. What are you waiting for?
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If time travel were possible, this is the commencement speech I'd give to my younger self about living frugally.
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Bonds may not be the snazziest investment, but they sure can tell us a lot about how the economy is doing. Here's why it's smart to start paying attention to bonds.
Congratulations! You're finally free of credit card debt. Now what should you do?
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Life is best lived with no regrets. But if you make these money moves, you’re sure to have a few.
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Just because an investment may lack charisma doesn't mean it can't make you money. Consider adding these wallflowers to your portfolio.
You may think you need to commute a long way to work. But how much is it costing you?
No one likes to pay taxes. Especially when they're as off-the-wall as these.
Layaway faded away back in '90s, but this different way to pay is making a comeback. Is it worth it?
It's always smart to do the sensible thing, right? Usually — until being sensible starts costing you real money.