Money

You Can Already Buy Black Friday Deals on Walmart’s Mobile App

The retailer takes a page out of Amazon’s book.

Best Sources for Inexpensive Wedding Dresses

If you’re planning a wedding, you probably already know that costs add up—really quickly. But just because you’re sticking to (or stuck with) a budget doesn’t mean you can’t have the dress of your dreams; all it takes is a little extra research, and some insider intel. Our three favorite, unexpected places to look if you’re looking to score a drop-dead gorgeous dress that will still leave you money for your honeymoon? Your favorite retail shops (many go-tos, like J. Crew, have lines on the side specifically designed for brides and bridesmaids), sample sales (thanks to modern technology, you don’t even have to be there in person fighting off other brides-to-be), and resale options (because why should a dress so beautiful only be worn once?). Read on for the options that top our list.

Black Friday Sales Are Already Here, With Amazon Leading the Pack

Retailers want November 1 to be the new Black Friday.

5 Ways to Pay Off Student Loans

One thing you never learned in school: how to pay for it. In part two of Real Simple’s get-out-of-debt series, educate yourself on the best ways to reduce, or eliminate, college debt.

6 Secrets From a 7-Time Lottery Winner

From picking your numbers to winning the prize.

Here’s What People Would Really Do If They Won the Lottery

Spoiler: It involves paying off debt and buying lots of puppies. 

You’re Going to Pay More to Heat Your Home This Winter

Oil prices and lower temperatures are to blame.

The Ultimate Guide to Tipping

Here’s how much you should be giving everyone from the bellhop to the barista.