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109 Random Acts of Kindness You Can Start Doing Today

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Every company has an IT person and that person is probably taken for granted. See why these pros are actually superheroes, saving you more than you know.

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Best Money Tips: 10 Things Smart People Don't Do

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Never Order Fish on Mondays and 7 Other Bad Days to Buy Stuff

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7 Ways Your Smartphone Is Hurting Your Career

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10 Genius Ways to Store Toys

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Best Credit Cards for Office Supply Purchases

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8 Easy Ways to Keep Your Family Organized

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26 Unexpected Uses for Aluminum Foil

You trust it in the fridge with leftovers and probably around the grill. Find out where else you can trust aluminum foil to save the day.

These 5 Apps Will Help You Finally Organize Your Money

Any one of these easy-to-use apps will help you start and keep a budget that works for you. What are you waiting for?

13 Surprising Things You Can Rent for Extra Cash

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20+ Things You Need in Your House to Keep Your Family Safe

Home is where the heart is — and where your family should always be safe. Don't skimp on these basic home safety precautions.