Budgeting & Savings

  1. Tips For Getting Out Of A Cell Phone Contract

    How do you get out of a cell phone contract early without paying an expensive early termination fee?
  2. The Value Of An Ivy League Education

    Does an Ivy League education give you a better chance of landing a high-paying job?
  3. Facebook Credits

    Virtual currency (currency used only on the internet) that can be used to buy goods in online games through the social networking ...
  4. Do e-Textbooks Help Students Save Money?

    How does the price of an electronic textbook rental compare to the price of other options for acquiring the book?
  5. The Economics Of A Backyard Garden

    Growing your own vegetable garden is a hobby that may keep some money in your wallet ... or not.
  6. 5 Renovations That Are Cheaper In The Summer

    Ideas for projects that can be completed more efficiently in the summer and may save you time and money along the way.
  7. Is Online Shopping Killing Brick-And-Mortar?

    Online shopping has increased by 20%, much to the detriment of several large retailers; the question is, will there be more ...
  8. 5 Successful Companies That Survived The Dotcom Bubble

    These companies did what many others could not - survived the dotcom bubble.
  9. Lemon Laws

    Regulations that attempt to protect consumers in the event that they purchase a defective vehicle. Lemon laws apply to defects ...
  10. Valuation Period

    The time between the end of the business day of the first business day and the end of the business day of the second business ...
  11. The Most Affordable Cities To Live In

    Here is a look at some of the places in the United States where your money will go the furthest.
  12. Reconditioning Reserve

    A type of deposit paid by one who leases a vehicle. The reconditioning reserve acts as a deposit against any damage outside ...
  13. 10 Reasons Why Online Grocery Shopping Is Failing

    Although some companies still continue to develop offerings, observers ponder the question: Why does online grocery shopping ...
  14. Committed Credit Line

    A monetary spending loan balance offered by a financial institution that cannot be suspended without notifying the borrower. ...
  15. Outstanding Check

    A financial instrument that draws on the funds in an individual's or business' bank account but which has not yet been cashed ...
  16. Nellie Mae

    A non-profit organization that provides education loans in the United States. Nellie Mae was founded in Massachusetts and ...
  17. 5 Groceries Going Up In Price This Summer

    Keep an eye on the cost of these food staples as you may be paying more in the near future.
  18. 5 Ways To Make Budgeting Fun

    These easy tips can help make financial planning a breeze.
  19. Taking Another Look At Auto Stocks

    The automotive manufacturers in the U.S. may be on their way to recovery.
  20. 8 Secrets For Selling On The New eBay

    If you're a new seller on E-Bay or an experienced veteran, here are a handful of useful, not widely-known tips for effective ...
  21. 7 Smart Steps Every New Homeowner Should Take

    Don't let the excitement of owning your own home lead you to make bad financial decisions.
  22. Is Groupon Good For Business?

    The popular discount coupon site may not be benefitting the companies that use it.
  23. The All-Cash Budget Plan: Does It Work?

    Cutting up your credit cards might be the best decision for your budget, but that doesn't mean it will work for everyone.
  24. Digital Money

    Any means of payment that exists purely in electronic form. Digital money is not tangible like a dollar bill or a coin. It ...
  25. The Dark Side Of Bulk Buying

    Find out why getting more for less isn't always a great deal.
  26. 8 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of A Garage Sale

    Whether you're selling or buying, these tips can help you get more out of this summer's garage sales.
  27. 5 Reasons Why You Can't Stick To Your Budget

    You want to stay on track with your finances, but these fatal budgeting flaws may be holding you back.
  28. 5 Easy Ways To Fight The Urge To Splurge

    Keep your spending under control, and sticking to your budget won't seem so difficult.
  29. Why You Can't Afford Not To Have A Car

    Owning a car can help you earn and save more money.
  30. The Top 6 Online Coupons And How To Use Them

    Learn the basics of couponing so that you can get creative with your savings strategy and evolve beyond the basic coupon ...
  31. Unclaimed Scholarships: Get Your Share

    These obscure scholarships often have thousands of dollars in unclaimed money, due to their restrictive eligibility requirements.
  32. A Post-Graduation Financial Plan

    You've graduated; now what? It's time to organize your student debt, as well as create a budget taking into consideration ...
  33. The Best Budgeting Software For 2011

    These computer programs will help you stay on track with your money.
  34. 5 Jobs With High Salary, Low Education

    These careers only require an Associate's degree or less, but they bring in a good-sized paycheck.
  35. Should Congress Raise The Debt Ceiling?

    Some members of Congress say the debt ceiling must be raised while others insist it's time Uncle Sam learned how to get by ...
  36. Dissaving

    Spending an amount of money greater than available income. Dissaving is considered the opposite of saving, and can include ...
  37. The Best And Worst Ways To Raise Cash Quickly

    When the need for emergency cash arises, it is crucial to watch costs carefully.
  38. What Kids Should Know About Money

    It's never too early for children to understand finances, even on the most basic level.
  39. 6 Easy Ways To Save At Restaurants

    Eating out can be hard on your budget. Find out how to trim you spending without staying in.
  40. Explaining Underwater Loans

    Feel like you're drowning in debt? It may be because your loans have gone underwater.
  41. 5 Easy Ways To Ruin Your Financial Life

    Avoid these financial mistakes at all costs.
  42. Bathroom Remodeling On A Budget

    These cheap and simple changes will make your bathroom look like a million bucks.
  43. Couponing 101: Dos and Don'ts

    Coupon clipping isn't new, but it has gone digital. Find out how to use coupons to your advantage today.
  44. Canadian Securities Institute - CSI

    Canada's leading provider of professional credentials and compliance programs for the financial services industry. The Canadian ...
  45. How can I use layaway plans for budgeting?

    Layaway plans are a way to buy larger items without having to come up with the entire cost at once, and without paying the ...
  46. 6 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Go To Grad School

    For some newly graduated students, entering the workforce directly after graduation is the best option.
  47. How To Buy A House In Another City

    Finding an agent, doing your research, feeling out neighborhoods etc.
  48. 4 Ways Rising Fuel Costs Influence The Auto Industry

    Though fuel efficient cars may cost more up front, they are expected to significantly reduce the amount of money spent on ...
  49. 5 Changes To Airline Rules You Need To Know

    Passenger rights advocates have been clamoring for the government to issue new rules to prevent airlines from abuses such ...
  50. The Downside Of Cheap Vacation Properties

    Find out about the adverse trade-offs that come with getting a bargain on a vacation home.
Save Money
  1. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Remodels Pay Off

    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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