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How Bargain Shopping Secretly Undermines Your Budget

Illustrated by <b>Sydney Hass</b>.<p><i>Sure, women are bringing home the bacon in record numbers these days, but what if you're still not reaching your maximum</i> …

How a $0.25 Lesson Can Have a Lifelong Impact

We were at the Nature Center gift shop last week and my children had brought their own money with them to buy something from the gift shop. Each …

4 Ways to Combat the Urge to Spend

<b>Guest post by Jessi of The Budget Mama</b><p>Once upon a time, there was a girl, who thought she needed designer jeans, Ray Ban sunglasses, Coach purses, …

Are You Letting Your Luxuries Become Needs? - Prairie Eco-Thrifter

One of the fundamental principles of savvy finances is understanding the difference between needs and wants. Part of this understanding is …

32 Cheap Luxuries That Will Make You Feel Totally Rich

No one ever said we'll never feel like royals.

Middle class buying luxury again—but at a bargain

Looking to take a bite out of the luxury sector but can't afford the high price tag? Maybe you should consider a nibble, instead.<p>Over the past year, …

Satisfying Your Shoe Addiction On A Budget

If you are one of the millions of American women who love shoes, you are not alone. One study found that one in eight American women own more than 50 …

How to Live a Luxurious Life on a Not-So-Luxury Budget

Like Coco Chanel, I love luxury! My heart does palpitations when I walk by the boutiques in Paris. A three-star Michelin restaurant evokes moans and …

Round 3: Comparing Bargain/Deluxe Boutique Hotels

<i>Today, Hotels Week is all about getting a deal, or not. With the help of our intern, Nicolas Bogdan, we're comparing deluxe hotels in three categories—Beach, Downtown, and Boutique—to good budget friendlier options. Notice we said 'budget friendlier' and not 'cheap.' The difference is this is</i> …

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The Top 21 Drugstore Beauty Bargains

We're all for a good splurge, but scoring a serious deal? That's a real thrill. Here, our favorite hair, skin-care, and makeup steals—many under $10.<p>Hair<p>"This gives the same light hold, flexibility, and bounce as more expensive salon brands," says hairstylist Nathaniel Hawkins.<p>Hair<p>"Clear glazes add …

How To Keep Your Finances Safe After A Breakup

<i>NerdWallet, a consumer finance website that promotes financial literacy, is forever looking for the best ways to keep Benjamins in your wallet. Be it</i> …

A Dozen Free Ways to Spruce Up Your Space

It happens to the best of us: The proudly decorated and immaculately organized home we once adored becomes boring and stale. A little creativity and elbow grease can help you overcome the desire to overhaul it all. We’ve shown you how to breathe new life into a tired space on the cheap by trying …

What You Should NEVER Have To Pay For

Make sure to REPIN this list for family and friends to see<p>I have had many readers ask me what they should be able to get for free<p>So I thought it …

How to Live Cheaply

Life is expensive! It seems like just about everything costs more money than it should, and before you know it your whole paycheck is gone! If you …

Personal Finance

How to get the best deals on holidays

When should you book a summer family holiday?<p>If you're organised you may well have booked your family summer holiday already. If you haven't it's best to book sooner rather than later to take advantage of tour operator offers, such as free child places or low deposit schemes. "Most hotels issue …

How to Live on a Tight Budget

Procrastination is very literally the opposite of productivity. <i>To produce</i> something is to pull it forward, while <i>to procrastinate</i> is to push it …

Procrastination

10 Travel Websites That Save You Time And Effort On Your Next Trip

Over the years here at Lifehack, we’ve discussed plenty of apps that you can use to improve your overall productivity.<p>There are certain ones that …

Apps

50 Fun Night-Out Ideas For $10 Or Less

Daniel Wallen<p>Freelance Writer Read full profile<p>If you’re like most people, frugal living isn’t merely a cash-savings tool but a necessity. But who …

9 Lean Budget Tips: Run A Business For Less Than You Spend On Coffee

Are you challenged at work? Do you regret career decisions? Are you happy? If the answer to the questions leads to a negative feeling, it is time to …

10 Fabulously Free Things to Do in D.C.!

<i>Photo courtesy of Songquan Deng/Dreamstime. Article by the editors of Budget Travel.</i><p>Let freedom ring! Did you know that amid the trappings of office, pomp and ceremony, and glitz and glamor of Washington, D.C., you'll find more high-quality freebies than anywhere else on earth? Here's how!<p><b>Click</b> …

Cheapest supermarket: slash prices save money - MSE

<b>Supermarkets are brilliant at making us spend our hard-earned cash, yet with a few focused techniques you could save £1,000s a year.</b><p>We've put …

How to Save Money on Food

1<p><b>Clip coupons for things you need.</b> Shop at stores that double or triple the value of a coupon. Take time to find the best type of coupon, one that …

How to Save Money Shopping on the Internet

1<p><b>Always try to consolidate your purchases.</b> Make a shopping list then use a search engine that lets you search your entire list for the lowest total …

Jack Monroe: how to save money on your food shopping

I don't shop like other people. You'll often see me in the supermarket, down on my hands and knees, rummaging at the back of shelves for the latest sell-by date I can find on fresh goods, or that last value-range tin of beans. Or closely examining bags of bananas for the one with eight or nine in, …