Why waste your hard-earned money on a sub-par product or service? Here's when to (politely) demand a refund.
Skip these high markup everyday buys and choose cheaper alternatives — or use the knowledge to negotiate harder and save.
Craigslist is a leading apartment rental marketplace, with plenty of listings — and scammers. Protect yourself by recognizing the warning signs.
You win some, you lose some in online retail. Find out which items are a steal on Amazon and which you're better off finding at your local Walmart.
Ever notice that blue razors cost less than pink ones? Stop letting gender-based packaging and marketing sabotage your budget.
Made-for-TV gadgets are rarely worth more than a laugh. But wait — don't change the channel on these four great items!
Price matching is a great way to stick to your budget, but before you trust any retailer's price match claim, read the fine print.
Collections — the term every credit-savvy person fears. If you get that dreaded letter, don't panic. Learn how to deal with a debt in collections.
Savvy consumers haggle their way to cheaper utility and Internet bills. Do the same with your credit cards and you'll pay less interest and fees.
Organic food comes at a premium, but you can't always trust the label. The organic stamp on these foods may be harmful to your wallet.
Better safe than sorry, right? That may be your reasoning behind buying product warranties. But in these four instances, warranties definitely aren't worth it.
There's an app for everything now — even banking. Before you pull out your smartphone to bank, understand the security risks and how to avoid them.
When an emergency occurs — and you don't have an emergency fund — you may be need to borrow. Skip these terrible loan offers if you can!
It pays to know your rights when it comes to collections agencies. Here are four things that debt collectors definitely can't do.
Target, Home Depot and JC Penney are just a few of the stores that lost your credit card info. Learn how to protect yourself from future breaches today.
You don't need to be in trouble with the law to need a lawyer. Find out when you should really spend the money to lawyer up.
Forget about plane crashes, war, and Ebola. The biggest risks to your health are things you encounter every day.
Remember when 3D TVs were all the rage? Sometimes even smart people make bad purchasing decisions. Consider that and six other doozies.
A yard sale is one way to get rid of your old stuff, but it's a pain. Fortunately, the Internet (and your "Friendnet") both offer an easier way.
Scammers are always finding new ways to trick people out of their money — learn how they do it so it doesn't happen to you.
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