Savings

  1. Should You Open A Foreign Savings Account?

    Should You Open A Foreign Savings Account?

    Would opening a savings account in a foreign bank make sense for you? The pros and cons, how to establish one – and alternatives ...
  2. Investing In Your Child's Education

    Investing In Your Child's Education

    Overwhelmed by increasing tuition costs for your kids? The U.S. government can help.
  3. 8 Tips To Help You Control Holiday Spending

    8 Tips To Help You Control Holiday Spending

    These tips will have you singing "Joy to the World" well into the New Year.
  4. Are Your Bank Deposits Insured?

    Are Your Bank Deposits Insured?

    Learn how the FDIC is helping to keep your money in your pockets.
  5. Buying Auto Insurance For Your Teen Driver

    Buying Auto Insurance For Your Teen Driver

    When parents of a teen first watch their baby take the wheel, they may be too busy seeing the years flash to focus on the ...
  6. How to Protect Your Grandparents From Financial Predators

    How to Protect Your Grandparents From Financial Predators

    What would you do if you realized that your elderly parent or grandparent was being abused financially by a family member ...
  7. Choosing The Right 529 Education Savings Plan

    Choosing The Right 529 Education Savings Plan

    Before you fund one of these education-savings vehicles, be sure you know their differences.
  8. Tax-Free Savings Accounts And Instruments

    Tax-Free Savings Accounts And Instruments

    There aren't many places where you can save your money tax free, but there are a few. Check out these savings accounts and ...
  9. Pros And Cons Of A Health Savings Account (HSA)

    Pros And Cons Of A Health Savings Account (HSA)

    Health Savings Accounts let you pay healthcare costs with pre-tax dollars and keep money you don't spend now for future use. ...
  10. The Basics Of Financial Responsibility

    The Basics Of Financial Responsibility

    Just being able to make your credit card payment doesn't cut it. Find out what does.
  11. WaterSense: Saving Water And Money

    WaterSense: Saving Water And Money

    With a few simple updates, you could be saving on your annual water expenses.
  12. Vacation Savings Tips

    Vacation Savings Tips

    You can enjoy your holiday without spending exorbitant amounts of money. Read on for summer budgeting tips.
  13. Free Car Payment Insurance: What's The Catch?

    Free Car Payment Insurance: What's The Catch?

    Many dealers are offering payment protection plans on new cars. Are they right for you?
  14. 5 Products Canadians Pay Way More For

    5 Products Canadians Pay Way More For

    Here are certain categories of goods and services that are usually cheaper in the U.S. than in Canada.
  15. 5 Ways To Trick Yourself Into Saving Money

    5 Ways To Trick Yourself Into Saving Money

    You've heard it a million times - you should save more money. If you're having a tough time doing it, check out these 5 simple ...
  16. 10 Ways To Cut Your Food Costs

    10 Ways To Cut Your Food Costs

    With a little time and effort, you can minimize the amount spent on this essential expense.
  17. Top 10 Ways To Get Top Dollar For Your Car

    Top 10 Ways To Get Top Dollar For Your Car

    Find out what steps you can take to reduce the depreciation of your vehicle.
  18. Where To Put Your Cash: Call Deposit Vs Time Deposit Accounts

    Where To Put Your Cash: Call Deposit Vs Time Deposit Accounts

    Time deposit accounts and call deposit accounts allow customers to earn higher interest in exchange for less access to their ...
  19. Choosing The Best Life Insurance Company For You

    Choosing The Best Life Insurance Company For You

    What to consider before you choose the life insurance company that can give you the policy you need now – and meet your needs ...
  20. Getting Schooled: Six Steps to Better College Prep

    Getting Schooled: Six Steps to Better College Prep

    Hard to believe, but my firstborn starts high school this week, and I realize that we need to start planning for his next ...
  21. Getting A Car Title Loan

    Getting A Car Title Loan

    This loan-of-last-resort uses your car as collateral and features very high interest rates and fees. Be extremely wary of ...
  22. 5 Better Uses of Your Money Than Buying US Open Tickets

    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 ...
  23. 4 Savings Accounts for Investors

    4 Savings Accounts for Investors

    Curious about the best saving accounts and which ones suit investors?
  24. Find the Best Savings Account Rates

    Find the Best Savings Account Rates

    You know how to spot the highest interest rate, but how do you really get the best deal on savings accounts?
  25. 51 Best Labor Day 2014 Deals, Discounts and Freebies

    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.
  26. Peak Oil: What To Do When The Wells Run Dry

    Peak Oil: What To Do When The Wells Run Dry

    Find out how to invest and protect your investments in this slippery sector.
  27. Rules For Having A Health Savings Account (HSA)

    Rules For Having A Health Savings Account (HSA)

    Do you qualify? What does it cover? How to see if it makes sense to sign up for a High-Deductible Health Plan with a Health ...
  28. What Is Sallie Mae And How Does It Work?

    What Is Sallie Mae And How Does It Work?

    Sallie Mae is the only game in town for some would-be college students seeking loans, so it's not surprising that it's got ...
  29. Last-Minute Strategies To Help Pay For College

    Last-Minute Strategies To Help Pay For College

    Find out what to do when your kid is ready for higher education, but you aren't.
  30. Cheap Car Insurance For College Students

    Cheap Car Insurance For College Students

    6 ways to get the best car insurance quotes during those years when insurance companies rate you as a high-risk customer.
  31. 5 Signs You Have No Money Management Skills

    5 Signs You Have No Money Management Skills

    If you’re worried about your money management skills, the tips below might help you figure out what you’re doing wrong and ...
  32. Why Some Kids Never Leave The Nest

    Why Some Kids Never Leave The Nest

    Giving your children a free ride can be costly for both of you.
  33. Discounts & Coupons You're Missing

    Discounts & Coupons You're Missing

    Are you missing out on discounts for medical, entertainment and clothing costs?
  34. Get the Best Savings Interest Rates For You

    Get the Best Savings Interest Rates For You

    How do you choose between market deposit accounts, CDs and traditional savings accounts?
  35. Time To Consolidate Your Student Loans?

    Time To Consolidate Your Student Loans?

    Use these strategies to decide whether consolidating your student loans makes sense for you – and what to do next if it does.
  36. How Cash Value Builds In A Life Insurance Policy

    How Cash Value Builds In A Life Insurance Policy

    If you have permanent life insurance, more of your insurance premium goes to cash value in the early years of your policy: ...
  37. 6 Ways To Capture The Cash Value In Life Insurance

    6 Ways To Capture The Cash Value In Life Insurance

    If you die with cash value left in your life insurance policy, the money goes to the insurance company – not to your beneficiaries. ...
  38. A Day Without Spending, A Lifetime's Worth Of Lessons

    A Day Without Spending, A Lifetime's Worth Of Lessons

    Financial guru Suze Orman once challenged her fans to go a day without spending any money. Here are the lessons learned from ...
  39. Debt Consolidation: When It Helps, When It Doesn't

    Debt Consolidation: When It Helps, When It Doesn't

    Here's the smart way to use a debt consolidation to get your financial life back on track
  40. 5 Keys To Lower Life Insurance Quotes

    5 Keys To Lower Life Insurance Quotes

    If you get no-frills coverage early and adopt a healthy lifestyle, you’ll almost always enjoy considerable savings from lower ...
  41. How To Keep Debt Low

    How To Keep Debt Low

    Here's a breakdown of how you can stay out of debt or keep your debt low.
  42. Cheap Steps To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

    Cheap Steps To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

    Making small adjustments to your habits and lifestyle can have big payoffs.
  43. Fracking Can't Happen Without These Companies

    Fracking Can't Happen Without These Companies

    With all the attention paid to fracking, what is are the good investment opportunities? Are the companies that extract oil ...
  44. How Fracking Affects Natural Gas Prices

    How Fracking Affects Natural Gas Prices

    Whatever you think of fracking, it has done one thing: kept the price of natural gas from increasing any more than it has.
  45. 5 Economic Changes That Fatten Your Grocery Bill

    5 Economic Changes That Fatten Your Grocery Bill

    Global economic conditions are working to bloat our food costs. And for many, even the smallest increase in food prices can ...
  46. Most Affordable Cups of Coffee

    Most Affordable Cups of Coffee

    With coffee playing an important role in social norms, this article looks at the most and least affordable cups of coffee ...
  47. Beware Of Payday Loans

    Beware Of Payday Loans

    Even if you're desperate for cash, try our alternatives before falling into the payday loan trap - that money could cost ...
  48. Five Online College Grants for Single Mothers

    Five Online College Grants for Single Mothers

    A degree may get you a better-paying job, but you probably need a good-paying job to pay for it and afford child care at ...
  49. What Your Life Insurance Agent Makes – On You

    What Your Life Insurance Agent Makes – On You

    Being paid by commission gives life insurance agents an incentive to sell bigger policies and specialized financial products. ...
  50. 78% of NFL Players End Up Broke — These 6 Athletes Didn’t

    78% of NFL Players End Up Broke — These 6 Athletes Didn’t

    NFL players are not only highly celebrated -- they're highly paid, too.
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    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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