10 Ways to Save Money When You’re Broke

Saving money can be difficult, especially when you don’t have much to begin with. Here are 10 ways to save money when you’re broke.

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The Truth About Student Loan Debt: It May Be a Good Thing…

There are many advantages to a college education even though the average student loan debt of $29,400 may be a very real fear.

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Can You Save More? 22 Expert Tips for Creative Savings!

Twenty-two personal finance experts weigh in on the question – “What is the Most Creative Way that You Have Been Able to Save Money?”

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Should You Pay Refinance Closing Costs or Finance Them?

When you refinance a house, there are closing costs. You can finance them, pay them out of pocket, or select a “no-cost” refinance. Here’s how to choose.

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Unexpected Refinance Costs and How to Avoid Them

A refinance can be more expensive than financing a home purchase. Learn how to cut costs here.

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Save money on Valentine’s Day without losing out on the romance.

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Photo: Velas Vallarta Resort Did you know that the United States is the only advanced economy not to provide a legal right to paid vacation time? Maybe that’s why we get so few days off each year: On average, we take just 13, according to VP Calendar. You’d expect... Read more
Photo: Sean MacEntee Face facts: There may be signs of financial chaos everywhere, but you don’t see them. If the calculator in your mobile device is your main money manager when you’re on the go, consider that a red flag. If your apps are only awesome for organizing a... Read more
Valentine’s Day is the Superbowl of Love. It’s a holiday packed with pressure and it’s easy to get caught up in the hype and overdo the big day. If you do, you’re not alone. CNN reports Americans spend an average of $130–a whopping total of $18.6 billion dollars last... Read more
You won’t feel the love if you’re blindly suckered into one of these top-five scams that malicious companies or individuals drag out for the Holiday of Love. Although both men and women fall prey to St. Valentine’s Day scams, men are more vulnerable.  Credit Donkey reports that well-meaning Romeos... Read more