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4 Commitment Devices to Help You Set & Achieve Financial Goals

If you're like many people, you've set one or more financial goals for yourself. You might be trying to stick to a personal budget, save more...
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15 Best Mint.com Alternatives to Manage Your Finances

Mint was the first cloud-based budgeting app to capture the public’s imagination and the model upon which many subsequent cloud budgeting apps have been based. While it’s still a strong choice for committed household budgeteers, Mint isn't the only option. High-quality alternatives like YNAB, EveryDollar, and Simple seem to grow by the month. Before you settle on Mint — or any other digital budgeting app, for that matter — check out these options too.
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The average American spends hundreds of dollars on holiday gifts every year. How can you build up some extra cash ahead of the holidays to help prevent your annual gift-giving from emptying your wallet and busting your budget? Here is our list of tips and tricks to save money for the holidays.
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Best Personal Finance Apps to Manage, Save & Grow Your Money

We could all stand to save a few bucks. And the long-running boom in personal finance apps ensures we have a great deal of help in this endeavor. It can be hard to make sense of the ever-expanding universe on the market right now. But whichever one you choose, these apps can all save you money.
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A Real Life Story About Earning A MacBook Pro For $400...

I asked my best friend, Timmy, to write about his experience with one of those "get a free laptop" sites that require you to...
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5 Money Rules to Live By in Your 30s

The offers that appear on this site are from companies from which MoneyCrashers.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this...
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5 Ways to Say No to Friends and Stay Within Your...

It has always been a challenge for me to stick to my budget in December. Not because of Christmas and presents and holiday travel,...
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Seven Gift Cards To Buy For College Students and Teenagers

College Kids and Teenagers are hard to buy gifts for. They never give you much of an indication of what they want, and now...
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How to Set Up an Allocated Spending Plan

Tracking what you spend is an essential element to financial planning. But it is most valuable if you use the information to better direct...
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Keeping Up with the Money Crashers – Compete For Financial Fitness

We have all heard of "keeping up with the Joneses." It's the all-American notion of besting your neighbors. If they remodel their kitchen, maybe...
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Set a Budget for “Hobby” Expenses

What is your hobby? What do you do to stay sane in a world that is full of stress? If you don't have a...
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8 Financial Tips for College Students to Save and Manage Money...

If your child is one of the millions of college freshmen headed off to school, your August might be packed with shopping, gathering textbooks,...