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5 Things to Never Keep in Your Wallet

Many of us carry around wallets chock-full of credit cards, identification and paperwork, thinking it’s a convenient place to keep important documents organized. Unfortunately, it’s a really bad i...


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Find Free Fun at the Library

When was the last time you went to the library? If you can’t remember, it’s been too long. Your local library is loaded with free, fun things to see and do -- all you need is a library card. To ce...


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5 Ways to Save on Childcare Costs

Any working parent will tell you that childcare is expensive. But even they might not realize the true cost. A recent study by Child Care Aware revealed that in 31 states, the annual cost of childcare...


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5 Little-known Facts About Credit Cards

Living a cash-only lifestyle is one of the best ways to avoid overspending and staying out of debt. But to do things such as purchasing airline tickets or renting a car, having at least one credit car...


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Stock Your Pantry to Save Money

March is National Nutrition Month, which makes it the perfect time to talk about eating well on a budget. There’s a persistent myth that healthful eating is too expensive or time-consuming. Many ass...


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5 Smart Things to do with Your Tax Refund

It’s always tempting to see a tax refund as a windfall to be used for something fun and frivolous, like a shopping spree or throwing a big party. But remember, the government isn’t giving you an...


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How to Shop Smart at Warehouse Clubs

Shopping at warehouse clubs such as Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s can be a great way to save money. Maintaining a well-stocked pantry and keeping household basics on hand can help reduce those in-be...


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It’s Time to Cut the Cord and Save

You’ve heard about it. You’ve read about it. Maybe someone you know has even done it (and brags about it all the time). But can you do it? Would you ‘cut the cord’ and get rid of cable or sate...


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