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Podcast: 5 Money Moves to Finish Before the New Year

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/07/17/a455b18d44cda8c3dd65cc7e7700/161212-startingline-stock.jpg It’s time for holiday parties and eggnog. But between all of the festivities, there are important personal finance tasks you’ll need to attack before the calendar flips to 2017. Which money tasks are most important? While there’s lots of room for debate, here is a list of five to get you started. [See: 14 […]

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How to Save Money as a Last-Minute Holiday Shopper

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/c9/3f/244afc494279abaea67fd49096a2/161214-shoppingcity-stock.jpg If you haven’t finished your Christmas shopping yet, don’t panic. You’re not alone. In fact, on Dec. 15 of last year, the National Retail Federation reported that 90 percent of holiday shoppers still had gifts, food, decor or other holiday items to buy for the upcoming holiday. If you have gifts to purchase, there […]

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6 Marvelous Last-Minute Holiday Sales for 2016

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/9c/4b17d96507753efc6b8195a88f0233/36322FE_PR_111123gifts_418.jpg Avast, ye holiday shopping procrastinators! Although Black Friday and Cyber Monday have long since passed and Christmas is days away, you still have time to catch great holiday deals. To woo last-minute shoppers, many retailers are launching spectacular sales across all major gift-giving categories, including electronics, toys and apparel. Others have unleashed free shipping […]

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How – and Why – to Stop Wasting Your Time Banking Offline

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/45/0f/c6507f2b4e8d96c2db1ce9c659a3/150814eduonlinembaperson-stock.jpg You can do almost everything digitally these days, and banking is no exception. More than half of American adults bank online, according to the Pew Research Center – which isn’t surprising, considering the benefits. Here’s why banking offline is costing you too much time and what you should do to optimize your online banking […]

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5 Simple Moves That Can Help Your Credit In 2017

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/12/b6/21893d5b43e595747034d4976030/160928-computer-stock.jpg How’s this for a New Year’s resolution? “I resolve to make 2017 the year I stop being intimidated by my credit score and start taking control of it!” Sure, it may not be your typical resolution. It won’t help you eat better, lose weight, get organized, spend more time with your family or travel […]

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Do’s and Don’ts for Holiday Regifting

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/ff/a5/6bf29f17482d827b6425b10b7a7c/141124-cardpresent-stock.jpg There are just a few days remaining until Christmas, and consumers are scrambling to wrap up their holiday gift shopping, with many opting to go into debt. In fact, 14 percent of Americans plan to use credit cards this season because they don’t have enough cash to cover their holiday expenses, according to a […]

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6 Easy Resolutions for a Frugal New Year

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/77/a0/86f265034b53a6261367a337cd55/161103-runningwithdog-stock.jpg About one-third of Americans plan to make a financial New Year’s resolution this year, with half of those saying they’ll resolve to save more, according to the 2017 Fidelity Investments New Year Financial Resolutions Study. You might be mapping out some financial goals for the new year, too. But if your goals are too […]

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How to Take Control of Your Bills

http://www.usnews.com/cmsmedia/f9/58/661713fe454b8b4e3246e5f0afbc/141119managingandpayingbills-stock.jpg It’s a common scenario: You wake up in the middle of the night, and while you try to get back to sleep, your mind veers to the topic of money. Before you know it, you’re wondering whether you forgot to pay the bills – or worse – that you don’t have enough money to […]

5 Reasons Gift Cards are Perfect
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5 Reasons Gift Cards are Perfect

Many people would like to receive gift cards. There are many reasons for gift cards make great presents. If you still aren’t sure what to get for the special people in your life, gift cards make a good choice. Here are five reasons gift cards are the perfect gifts: 1. You Can Easily Stay on […]

17 Little Ways to Save on Last-Minute Holiday Travel
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17 Little Ways to Save on Last-Minute Holiday Travel

When you are travelling, everything is in high demand and consequently expensive. This is why you should book these services months in advance of November and December. Still, there are times when we’re forced to make last-minute travel plans during peak season. Here are a few ways to save money on travel expenses when you […]