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  1. Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    If you'd like to save more money, first you'll need to conquer the first step: coming up with the cash.
  2. Can 529 plans be used to transfer wealth to other family members if the original ...

    Can 529 plans be used to transfer wealth to other family members if the original ...

    Yes, the 529 plan (also known as a "qualified tuition program") allows you to distribute and roll over funds from one 529 ...
  3. 5 Overpriced Dishes In America

    5 Overpriced Dishes In America

    These are some of the fanciest and most expensive restaurant dishes available in the U.S.
  4. Save Money The Scottish Way

    Save Money The Scottish Way

    Take a trip through history to learn from some (in)famously frugal Scots.
  5. The Credit Card Chip: What Travelers Must Know

    The Credit Card Chip: What Travelers Must Know

    Credit cards in the U.S are just getting ENV technology, which embeds a smart chip in your credit card. Here's how to avoid ...
  6. Is Your Employer-Provided Life Insurance Coverage Enough?

    Is Your Employer-Provided Life Insurance Coverage Enough?

    Learn about the several potential problems involved with obtaining life insurance through your employer.
  7. 5 Most Expensive Ebay Auctions

    5 Most Expensive Ebay Auctions

    Check out the most expensive items listed on eBay - items that are sure to bring a hefty profit to the seller if sold.
  8. 5 Ways To Buy A Used Car

    5 Ways To Buy A Used Car

    Buying a used car usually takes a little extra effort, but it can save most buyers a considerable amount of money.
  9. 529 Risks to Take (Or Not)

    529 Risks to Take (Or Not)

    Six risks to take into consideration when you're managing the 529 plan that lets you put away tax-advantaged money to help ...
  10. Raising Grandchildren A Financial Feat

    Raising Grandchildren A Financial Feat

    Becoming a full-time caregiver again presents many challenges - including making ends meet.
  11. 6 Signs You're Ready to Retire Early

    6 Signs You're Ready to Retire Early

    If you can answer "yes" to these six questions, you may be ready to retire early.
  12. 20 Lazy Ways To Save Money

    20 Lazy Ways To Save Money

    The recession won't last forever, but in the meantime take advantage of these lazy ways to stay on track financially, and ...
  13. 3 Reasons To Use An Employer-Sponsored Retirement Plan

    3 Reasons To Use An Employer-Sponsored Retirement Plan

    If you aren't participating in your employer-sponsored retirement plan, you're missing out! Learn the benefits.
  14. Getting A Grip On The Cost Of Gas

    Getting A Grip On The Cost Of Gas

    Feeling overwhelmed by rising oil prices? We offer some tips that will save you money.
  15. Hidden Costs Of Product Rebates

    Hidden Costs Of Product Rebates

    These cash incentives lure in consumers, who are often unable to collect on the deal.
  16. Top Companies That Manage 529 Plans

    Top Companies That Manage 529 Plans

    Planning to open a 529 plan? Check out our roundup of top-rated providers and what makes them special. Then see what works ...
  17. 5 Ways To Stunt A Child's Financial Growth

    5 Ways To Stunt A Child's Financial Growth

    Personal finance is not covered in schools, so it's up to parents to teach kids how to manage money.
  18. Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    If you'd like to save more money, first you'll need to conquer the first step: coming up with the cash.
  19. Marriage, Divorce And The Dotted Line

    Marriage, Divorce And The Dotted Line

    Does signing a prenuptial agreement put your marriage on shaky ground, or is it just smart planning?
  20. 3 Common Excuses For Not Contributing To A Retirement Plan

    3 Common Excuses For Not Contributing To A Retirement Plan

    If you're not participating in your employer-sponsored retirement plan, there may be some easy solutions.
  21. Boom or Bust? The End of China's One-Child Policy

    Boom or Bust? The End of China's One-Child Policy

    China's easing of its one-child policy has demographers speculating whether it'll lead to a baby boom. Here's why it might ...
  22. 7 Biggest Financial Fears and How to Overcome Them

    7 Biggest Financial Fears and How to Overcome Them

    Financial fears keep most of us up at night. Money determines our comfort in life, and the financial system is such that ...
  23. The Enemy of Retirement Security: Procrastination

    The Enemy of Retirement Security: Procrastination

    I signed up for a program called "Connections" through my college to bring a group of the college's current juniors and seniors ...
  24. 12 Car Insurance Cost-Cutters

    12 Car Insurance Cost-Cutters

    If car costs are dragging you down, find out how to free yourself from some of the extra weight.
  25. 5 Retirement Planning Rules For Recent Graduates

    5 Retirement Planning Rules For Recent Graduates

    The future may seem far off, but now is the time to plan for it.
  26. Make Money Fast From The New 'Sharing Economy'

    Make Money Fast From The New 'Sharing Economy'

    The sharing economy has introduced a whole new way to earn a few extra dollars each month.
  27. It's Never Too Early To Start Saving

    It's Never Too Early To Start Saving

    The earlier you begin investing, the more stable your future will be in the short and long term.
  28. Bundle Your Insurance For Big Savings

    Bundle Your Insurance For Big Savings

    Bundling your insurance can save you money and time. Read on to see how get the most out of multiline insurance discounts. ...
  29. Benefits Of A Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

    Benefits Of A Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

    These accounts can lower your taxable income and help you support a dependent family member.
  30. Building An Emergency Fund

    Building An Emergency Fund

    Do you have enough savings to cover the costs of unforeseen crises? We show you how to plan ahead.
  31. 8 Money-Saving Tips For Sports Fans

    8 Money-Saving Tips For Sports Fans

    Here are a few tips for getting your sports fix and saving some money in the process.
  32. Top Receipts To Keep In Your Files

    Top Receipts To Keep In Your Files

    When you set up your receipt-filing system, be sure to have envelopes or folders for these 7 categories. You could save yourself ...
  33. 5 Ways To Control Emotional Spending

    5 Ways To Control Emotional Spending

    Follow these five simple steps to keep your spending under control.
  34. Keeping Your Receipts

    Keeping Your Receipts

    When is it a good idea to keep receipts? Here are 6 good reasons why it's worth the trouble, tips on which ones to keep and ...
  35. Do You Need A Rent Receipt?

    Do You Need A Rent Receipt?

    Landlords don't always bother to send receipts to renters. But there are important reasons renters should insist on getting ...
  36. As Boomers Slow Down, Will The Economy Follow?

    As Boomers Slow Down, Will The Economy Follow?

    Many baby boomers are working past 65. Yet as they inevitably retire, effects on workforce participation and consumer spending ...
  37. Downsize Your Home To Downsize Expenses

    Downsize Your Home To Downsize Expenses

    Learn how to cut your mortgage, tax, gas and utilities bills.
  38. 5 Signs That You're Living Beyond Your Means

    5 Signs That You're Living Beyond Your Means

    Learn what to watch for before you find yourself drowning in debt or filing for bankruptcy.
  39. Who Needs Life Insurance, Who Doesn't

    Who Needs Life Insurance, Who Doesn't

    How to tell when it's time to get life insurance – or decide that you don't have to have it yet or no longer need it.
  40. 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 ...
  41. 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.
  42. 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.
  43. Are Your Bank Deposits Insured?

    Are Your Bank Deposits Insured?

    Learn how the FDIC is helping to keep your money in your pockets.
  44. 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 ...
  45. 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 ...
  46. 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.
  47. 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 ...
  48. 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. ...
  49. 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.
  50. WaterSense: Saving Water And Money

    WaterSense: Saving Water And Money

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