budget and saving

  1. Living

    Gorgeous travel destinations that are cheaper than you think

    If the term "budget-friendly travel" makes you cringe with dread, think again. These gorgeous destinations are worthy of your bucket...
  2. Finance

    Pros and cons of paying off your mortgage early

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    Have you considered paying off your mortgage early? Being free and clear of mortgage debt is a dream of many homeowners, but it may...
  3. Shopping

    Online discount sites offer great local deals

    Savvy shoppers love to find a bargain any time of the year, but a discount during the holiday shopping season can be a convenient...
  4. Finance

    Easy ways to spend less in November

    It’s November! Time to get ready for Thanksgiving, finalize your holiday travel itinerary and finish (or start…) Christmas shopping....
  5. Travel

    5 Free ways to enjoy Fashion Week

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    Fashion Week in New York City is an invitation-only, VIP and fashion-insider event, but if you’re in the right place at the...
  6. School & Education

    How to create a back-to-school budget

    An in-depth look at building a budget for sending your kids back to school, including all the necessary supplies and clothes they'll...
  7. Living

    Spring clean your finances

    Spring is in the air — and we thought it’d be a good idea to not only spring clean your house, but also your finances....
  8. Bargains, Savings & Shopping Tips

    Exotic champagne dinners for the couple on a budget

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    Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day, a special occasion or just looking to have an ultra-romantic Champagne...
  9. Family Fun

    Indoor craft ideas for moms on a budget

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    Looking for craft ideas, but don’t have a ton of extra money to spend on supplies? There are plenty of ways to get creative at home...
  10. Finance

    Thrifty tips for young professionals in the big city

    Living in one of the great cities of the world and making enough money to enjoy it, even frugally, can be very exciting. You...
  11. K-12

    5 Kids' birthday party ideas that won't break the bank

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    If you're feeling the pressure to keep up with the elaborate birthday parties your child attends, take a deep breath. Kids' parties...
  12. Tips & Advice

    New Year’s resolutions: Planning a family vacation

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    Don’t wait until the last minute to plan a family vacation! Make it a New Year’s resolution for your family and start planning now...
  13. Pregnancy and Baby

    How to save money on baby clothes and gear

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    Parents spend close to $10,000 during the first year of their baby's life. By altering your shopping habits with a few easy steps,...
  14. Finance

    Working Mom 3.0: Work at home, spend less

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    How can you afford to stop working full-time when your family has been living on two salaries? In this issue of Working Mom 3.0,...
  15. Pregnancy

    Baby nursery design on a budget

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    Find out how to design and decorate a baby nursery on a budget. Whether you want to create an affordable girl nursery or boy...
  16. Finance

    4 Money-saving grocery shopping apps

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    We live in a tech-driven world that has an app for everything, including grocery shopping. These four grocery shopping apps will...
  17. Organizing

    How to put your closet on a diet

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    If you're like most people, you have a handful of favorites in your wardrobe. These are items that are constantly in the wash or at...
  18. How-Tos

    How to save money on groceries, kids clothes, and more

    Looking for ways to stretch your hard-earned dollar? You’re not alone in this economy; many people are seeking ways to save money...