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  1. 10 Reasons To Use Your Credit Card

    Charging purchases is not always a no-no. In fact, there are some very sound reasons for choosing this option.
  2. Top WNBA Salaries: How Do They Stack Up?

    NBA players get paid in the millions but WNBA players are making far less. Find out how much these top female athletes are ...
  3. How College Lifestyles Affect Financial Success

    Students who save money and pay their bills on time will develop financially protective habits for their post-college years.
  4. Why Marriage Makes Financial Sense

    Getting married has many financial positives. Here are some of them.
  5. How To Prosper During Spring And Summer

    There are many ways to make money in the months ahead, thanks to an increase in both job opportunities and benefits for start-ups.
  6. Getting The Most From Your Health Insurance Policy

    Don't get stuck with high out-of-pocket costs. Read on to see how you can save your money.
  7. Cheapest Homes In America

    Here are the cities in the U.S. that offer the best home prices.
  8. Mobile Apps That Help You Earn Money

    With the mobile app industry set to continue its growth, we address apps that deliver money-making opportunities to users.
  9. Dining Out With The Family On A Budget

    Skipping appetizers and looking for coupons can save money on your final bill at the restaurant.
  10. The Gender Wage Gap

    Even though women's salaries are going up, there are a few places where that isn't the case.
  11. How To Save Your First $100,000

    A few small sacrifices now will be worth it in the long run.
  12. The 3 Best Commodities To Invest In

    According to a survey published by Barclays Capital, these commodities should do well in 2012.
  13. No Wonder Companies Don't Want To Go Public Anymore

    There has been a dearth of IPOs in recent years, yet it seems like small companies aren't going public anymore. Find out ...
  14. Filing Taxes As A Freelancer

    This is different than filing as a regular employee. Find out what you have to do and how much you have to pay.
  15. Building A More Realistic Household Budget

    Sticking to a budget is easy when you have one that's more realistic, and when you have the whole family as support.
  16. Building A Professional Work Wardrobe On A Tight Budget

    Shopping at outlet stores and signing up for mailing lists are just some of the ways you can dress well for work on a budget.
  17. How Women Can Take Charge Of Their Retirement

    Ladies, you don't need a man to take care of your own retirement future. Read on to see how you can do it yourself. It's ...
  18. When Owning Your Home Doesn't Pay

    You may think it's better to own than rent, but there are many overlooked costs that could change your mind.
  19. Condo Complications: The Issues Behind Ownership

    Being a "condo person" is just one of the issues you'll have to examine when deciding if a condo is right for you.
  20. Home Insurance

    Do your eyes glaze over just reading the word? It may not be the most thrilling subject, but it's essential for new homebuyers ...
  21. Is Making Biweekly Mortgage Payments A Good Idea?

    Do you think making two payments a month for your mortgage is a good idea? Think twice about that. We tell you why.
  22. An Introduction To Fiduciary Advisors

    Offering personalized solutions in a world of cookie-cutter advice may be your ticket to career perfection.
  23. Homebuyers' Walkthrough

    Everything you need to know about purchasing a home.
  24. How To Become A Day Trader

    We look at the training, tools, equipment and strategies needed to succeed as a day trader.
  25. In Praise Of Lotteries

    Lotteries are horrible investment alternatives, but they ought to be better respected as entertainment options.
  26. Get The Best Prices On Clothes

    There's no reason to pay full price for your wardrobe. Here are some tips for getting great deals when clothes shopping.
  27. How To Keep Your Debit Card Transactions Safe

    Debit card use has become more popular than ever, but not every consumer knows what they need to do to make sure they keep ...
  28. The Disposable Society: An Expensive Place To Live

    Resisting the trend toward consumption will boost your bottom line and bolster the environment.
  29. How To Handle Awkward Money Situations

    Money conversations with friends or family are always awkward and it's difficult to know what to do in these situations.
  30. Save On Visits To The Doctor

    There are situations where seeing a physician is more affordable than visiting a retail clinic.
  31. Should You Pay In Cash?

    Avoiding all forms of plastic payment can do wonders for your stress level and pocket book.
  32. Check Your Credit Report

    Make sure there are no errors holding you back from obtaining a loan.
  33. How To Get Gift Cards At A Discount

    Use these tips whether you're buying someone a gift or just want to score a discount at your favorite stores.
  34. The True Cost Of Growing A Garden

    We look at the cost of setting up a garden, and the additional expenses that come with it.
  35. To Splurge, Or Not To Splurge, That Is The Question

    There are some things that are worth the extra money and some that aren't. We'll give you a few examples on when and when ...
  36. The Complete Guide To Vacation Properties

    A step by step look at everything you need to know about purchasing vacation properties.
  37. 5 Common Budgeting Mistakes When Buying A Home

    Remember to research thoroughly and look for a contingency plan before buying your first home.
  38. Understanding Property Deeds

    We help you figure out the terminology and types of deeds, and how to make it legal.
  39. Paid Apps That Are Worth Your Money

    DrawSomething, Cinemagram and FlightTrack are just some of the paid apps out there that are both useful and affordable.
  40. How Much A Facebook Fan Costs

    Here's a breakdown of cost per Facebook fan, as well as some methods for keeping your marketing plan under budget.
  41. What It Costs To Die

    Here's a rundown of what your funeral might cost. Make sure you're prepared so your family won't have to worry.
  42. IPOs Turning Unexpected Individuals Into Millionaires

    People involved in the smallest way with some social media companies are expected to become rich when the IPOs of those companies ...
  43. Series 63, Series 65 Or Series 66?

    When joining the world of investment professionals, you must take the right exams.
  44. Make Money From Your Old Electronics

    Finding the right site to sell your old electronics online is just one of many ways you can make money on your used gadgets.
  45. Avoid The Prepaid Tax Refund Debit Cards

    Here are reasons why you shouldn't get a prepaid card from TurboTax, Jackson Hewitt, TaxAct or H&R Block.
  46. 5 Facts Financial Advisors Wish You Knew

    These finance professionals have different titles and areas of expertise. Find out what you should know before you consult ...
  47. Spousal IRAs For The Non-Breadwinner

    Just because you don't bring home the bacon doesn't mean you can't save for retirement.
  48. Closing A Real Estate Deal In A Down Market

    We provide top tips on how to help sell your home in a rough market.
  49. 3 Things To Consider When Buying Home Products

    There is still room for consumer caution when it comes to purchasing household goods.
  50. Ways To Make Insurance Exciting

    If you have no interest in insurance, these practices might make you care.
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