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  1. Is It Smarter To Save Money Or Earn More Income?
    Investing

    Is It Smarter To Save Money Or Earn More Income?

    When it comes to money, what's your financial focus? My poor dad spent much of his energy working for others and saving as much money as he could.
  2. 5 Affordable Fall Vacation Spots for Baby Boomers
    Budgeting

    5 Affordable Fall Vacation Spots for Baby Boomers

    It's still hard to believe that many baby boomers, the generation that typified the eternal youth of the 1960s, are officially senior citizens.
  3. 5 Ways Google Changed Our Relationship With Money
    Budgeting

    5 Ways Google Changed Our Relationship With Money

    Yesterday marked 16 years since Google co-founders filed for incorporation, opened a bank account and deposited a $100,000 check from Andy Bechtolsheim.
  4. 5 Better Uses of Your Money Than Buying US Open Tickets
    Savings

    5 Better Uses of Your Money Than Buying US Open Tickets

    With the 118th US Open tennis tournament now underway in Flushing, NY, fans from around the globe are gathering to watch both up-and-coming and elite tennis players battle for the cup. Started in 1881 ...
  5. 51 Best Labor Day 2014 Deals, Discounts and Freebies
    Savings

    51 Best Labor Day 2014 Deals, Discounts and Freebies

    Labor Day is coming up this weekend, and with it will come Labor Day sales, deals and freebies.
  6. 6 Ways Homeowners Can Dispute an Absurdly Low Appraisal
    Home & Auto

    6 Ways Homeowners Can Dispute an Absurdly Low Appraisal

    Count it as one of the most frustrating and disappointing of all real estate quandaries.
  7. Top 10 Biggest Retirement Savings Mistakes
    Retirement

    Top 10 Biggest Retirement Savings Mistakes

    Now that the economy is in recovery, it’s time to begin rebuilding those IRAs and 401(k)s.