The Art of Asking for Discounts
It might seem like an exclusive perk of the brazen or the connected, but the truth is, anyone has a shot at a discount. Below, pro strategies on how to go for it—without coming off as a total cheapskate.
3 Reasons You Should Definitely Keep Your Landline
It may seem silly—and a waste of money—to keep your landline, but there are still some compelling reasons to do so.
How to Spring-Clean Your Finances
Weed out and straighten up your financial clutter with these six simple tips.
10 Ways to Avoid Spending Temptations
Is that little voice in your head saying “Spend, spend, spend”? Here’s how to silence it.
6 Ways Credit Cards Can Help Your Finances
You always hear the downside to credit cards—massive debt—but there is an upside to having these little pieces of plastic in your wallet.
How to Reboot Your Retirement Savings Plan
If you’ve veered off track with your savings plan, rest assured. These easy steps will help you get back on course.
7 Ways to Manage Money Envy
If your friends’ fancy vacations or shopping sprees are turning you into a little green-eyed monster, try these tips to change your financial mind-set.
3 Ways to Protect Yourself When Loaning Money
Whether it’s for an overdue bill or to fund a new business, a relative will ask for financial help at some point. Follow these tips for a smoother lending process.
Should I Cash Out My 401(k) or Roll It Over?
It might be tempting to take the money and run, but here are two reasons why you shouldn’t.
What Are the Pros and Cons of Cash-Back Credit Cards?
Before you sign up for this type of credit card, make sure you know what you’re getting into.