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10 Sites and Apps to Help You Track Your Spending and Stick to Your Budget

Tracking your spending can be one of the best things you can do to stay on course financially. By knowing where all of your money is going, you can …

Top 10 Stores with the Best Return Policies

There are a number of ways to save money when shopping, like seeking out sales, using promo codes and stacking coupons. But have you ever considered …

AppAdvice App Of The Week For Sept. 16, 2013

Every week, our staff will handpick an app from the past two weeks that we believe is a must-download for your iPhone or iPad. These apps will always …

Top iPhone apps gone free

Only here can you find the latest and best iPhone apps gone free today. Our proprietary appPicker Minestore™ algorithm finds you the best free iPhone …

Top iPhone apps on sale

We find the best deals on iPhone apps on sale to save you money daily. Our special technology filters the promotions to present you with only top …

How to Prep Your iDevice for iOS 7

Apple's iOS 7, the biggest change to iOS since its debut, launches Wednesday. While you may be itching to get your fingers on the new operating …

6 Amazing Origami Designs!

We all had a go at making paper cranes and planes when we were kids, but some skillful creatives are taking origami to another level. This ancient …

14 Questions About The Federal Reserve You Were Too Embarrassed To Ask

And fortunately, a big one is coming up today!<p>But for most people, the Federal Reserve invokes confusion, derision, or nausea.<p>Inspired by some other great "explainers" we've seen lately, here's the definitive Federal Reserve Q&A, answering all your questions shame free. Hopefully, this will help …

10 Steps to Fix Your Money Problems

If you are in a bad financial situation, and here are 10 things that could help you toward recovery. These steps will put you back on track, but the …

6 Tips to Get the Best Price on a New Car

You’ll find the best deals on vehicles near the end of the model year (late summer or early fall), but here are six tips to help ensure you'll get …

A Year-By-Year Guide To Job Hunting During College

<i>This a guest post by Bill Bergman, President and CEO of the Bergman Group, a Richmond, Virginia based marketing and communications company, and an adjunct instructor at the University of Richmond Robins School of Business. His last article for FORBES was, “How Newsweek Gave Up On Its Best</i> …

How to Pick the Best Credit Card for You

Consider these four things before signing up for a new card.<p>When looking for a credit card, use these points as a guide before you apply.<p><b>Interest</b> …

How Sharp Are Your Job-Hunting Skills?

Looking for a job can be downright grueling. Do you know how to boost your odds of getting the position you want for the pay you desire?<p><b>We've got 10</b> …

10 Worst Cities for Singles

Sorry, singles, but these cities just aren't that into you. The places that are ranked poor for the unmarried may be quite lovely for couples, …

6 Investment Alternatives to the Stock Market

When many of us think of investing, we think of the stock market. Perhaps, we even think about bonds. However, investing doesn’t have to be limited …

How to Create a Personal Savings Plan

If you’re a dedicated saver and have been for most of your adult life, creating and maintaining a personal savings plan for just about any purpose is …

Retirement

Best Ways To Prepare Now To Land A Job In 2014

Now that fall’s approaching, you might be starting to make your Thanksgiving plans. This is actually also an ideal time to begin preparing to find a new job in 2014 or maybe even switch fields entirely next year.<p>Fortunately, it looks as though hiring will pick up in the coming months.<p>John Silvia, …

10 Tips To Make Sure Tax Savings Go To You, Not Wall Street

Before you put your money in a special tax favored account for college or retirement, make sure your tax savings won’t be stolen away by excess fees—and be ready to walk away from a tax break if they will. Those are two of the tough lessons to be drawn from a new study of 529 state college savings …

Best Money Tips: Secrets to Getting More Done

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some fantastic articles on secrets to getting more done, quitting your job the right …

Frugal Living

Debt Is Not a Safety Net

Shares 32<p>I can’t begin to tell you how many people I’ve heard say you should keep one credit card on hand in case of emergencies. I even bought into …

How to Get Your Resume Read

We've talked a bit in the past about how to make your resume stand out so it's at least read by a human being -- not relegated to the slush pile …

Experts Guide to Feng Shui

(Image Credit: ABC News)<p>Feng shui, simplified, is the ancient Chinese art that aims to improve your life by rearranging your home. Feng shui means …

12 Ways a Deep Declutter Can Improve Your Life

I love to declutter. In fact, I love it so much that I seldom have a chance to accumulate enough for proper decluttering. In my mind, a really deep …

Toss It or Not? 5 Organizational Tips from a Chronic Clutter Bug

Some might say that I have no business giving out organizational tips. My desk is always a mess, I usually look for things for a very long time …

Minimalism

Clutter-Free: The Zero-Accumulation Household

We swim in a sea of objects every day. Malls, websites, garage sales, friends, and family all deliver to our doors entire catalogs of new and used — …

15 Awesome Storage Solutions for Under $10

Sorry, flash is not available.<p><i>This article shares tips from the newest episode of</i> <i>Dealista</i><i>, our podcast that'll help you get more for less.</i><p>Feeling the …

Frugal Living

25 Easy Organizing Changes You Can Make Today

I have a bad tendency to let things — paperwork, tasks, laundry — pile up. That's why I'm often not as organized as I should be. By the time I go to …

Frugal Living