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4 Ways Stores Trick Us Into Impulse Buys (And How to Resist)

When it comes to selling merchandise, shops of all shapes and sizes are using retail psychology to subtly coax us into making unplanned purchase decisions.

Surprising Ways to Pay for Your Dream Trip Abroad

Traveling abroad is considered a bucket-list vacation for many, but figuring out how to pay for a trip that takes you thousands of miles away from home can be daunting.

Four Ways to Better Organize Your Bills

While paying bills is usually done at least once a month, many households still struggle to handle the time-sensitive process.

How to Get the Best Deal on a New Car Without Being Taken for a Ride

The often lengthy process behind buying a new car is filled with highs and lows that can leave both you and your wallet exhausted.

8 Ways to Avoid an Unhappy Retirement

There are more than a few things in life that we don’t have control over. Thankfully, our retirement—and the enjoyment we get out of it—isn’t one of them.

17 Ways to Slash Your Health Care Costs

Medical debt is one of the most cited reasons in the United States for having to declare personal bankruptcy.

3 Big Money To-Dos For Your 20s, 30s, 40s, And 50s

No matter our age, there are three basic, money-related goals that won’t change—paying down debt, establishing an emergency fund and saving for retirement.

10 Smart Ways to Make Yourself Love Saving Money

Saving money can be one of life’s biggest challenges. While it’s necessary, it’s rarely fun, and often means holding back on certain expenses when you really don’t want to.

5 Money Moves For Boomer Couples To Consider

As couples age, it’s important to consider and handle finances together, so both spouses are equally engaged in planning and prepared to handle their accounts should one pass away.

7 Tips for Coming Up with Last-Minute College Cash

College classes start again in just over a month. Whether it’s your first or fourth year, there’s still time for you to bolster your bank account for the coming school year.