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Remember the 3 R’s to Eat Well & Spend Less

By the "three R's," we're not referring to readin', 'ritin' and 'rithmetic … although those school subjects are definitely useful tools for keeping track of your food consumption. Rather, the basics o…

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How To Shop For The Holidays Without Wasting Money Or Feeling Guilty

The day after Christmas can be a mix of happiness and dread. You still feel the glow of holiday cheer while you play with your new presents, but you also feel the rising guilt of how much money you sp…

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The Retirement Topic That No One Wants to Talk About

Communication problems between parents and children don't automatically disappear once the latter reaches adulthood—especially when it comes to issues such as elder care and retirement planning. In…

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5 Lessons To Teach Your Kids About Money

By Dr. Scott & Bethany Palmer for YourTango.com. There is so much to teach your children. For starters, say "please" and "thank you," wash your hands, respect your elders, chew with your mouth …

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The Healthiest Foods For Your Money: A Shopping Guide

  Eating healthy on a budget isn't difficult... as long as you know the best stuff to buy! The Environmental Working Group (EWG) recently published a first-of-its-kind guide to eating healthy …

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Thrift Store Shopping 101 – 10 Tips

  There are few things I enjoy more in the world than scouring the racks at my local secondhand store. There are so many treasures to be found! What's more, shopping secondhand is about as gre…

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Dollar Stores: What to Buy & What to Avoid

  Dollar stores are a great resource for shoppers on a budget -- most of the time. There are a number of great deals to be found on items that are on par quality-wise with regular stores, but …

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As Produce Costs Rise, More Are Growing Their Own

As the price of produce rises, many are skipping the middle man and growing their own. From window boxes to hydroponics, home gardens can sprout up just about anywhere. Lifestyle News by NewsLoo…

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Which U.S. Cities Spend The Most On Gas? [Infographic]

This has been a tough year for those who drive fossil fuel-powered vehicles. Oil and gas prices have been painfully high for months, forcing many to seek out alternative forms of transportation, like …

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The 5 Benefits of DIY

Do you DIY? There are so many things to embrace about making things by hand - the ingenuity, the dedication, the mistakes, the financial savings, the customization, the gift giving possibilities, the …

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