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Getting a Discount on Every Dollar You Spend

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could get a discount on every single dollar you spend? You might not…

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Paying Your Credit Card Bill On Time

Most of the personal finance advice regarding the payment of credit card bills focuses on the negative effects of…

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Do You Have Too Much Stuff? Try the Suitcase Test.

Americans are famous for acquiring lots of material possessions, and I’m sure you’ve heard the quote that “He who…

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Amazon.com Made My Christmas Shopping Easy and Affordable

In total, I placed 11 orders with Amazon.com in time for Christmas this year. One of the reasons why…

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Retailers Pushing Frugality

Given the state of the economy, it should come as no surprise that many retailers have chosen to position…

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Other Gifts That Take When Given

I’ve previously described a gift card as the gift that keeps on taking, but other gifts can take from…

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Why a New Luxury Car Makes the Worst Surprise Gift

Even though now is an excellent time to buy a car, my wife didn’t get one wrapped in a…

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The Tale of Two Ballplayers

To show the effects of lifestyle decisions on the state of your personal finances, I’d like to discuss two…

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The Personal Effect of the Financial Crisis

With the steady stream of bad news coming at us from all directions, it’s clear that the financial crisis…

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Identifying Factors Beyond Your Control

It can be frustrating when you do everything right and still don’t get the results you expect. This experience…

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