Controlling Spending for the Out of Control Person

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How do you stop yourself from burning through your money? We discuss a few mind hacks to curb your monetary urges.

You Need a Budget – YNAB Review and a Chat with the CEO

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The importance of budgeting can’t be overstated. Today we talk to the king of budgeting tools, Jesse Mecham of You Need a Budget.

Ibotta Review: Get Cash, Not Coupons

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Do you want to save money? Of course. Do you want to clip coupons? Of course not. We found a way to save money without fussing around with coupons. Read our Ibotta review to find out how. 

Get Your Very Own Personal Finance Assistant: Our Trim Review

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Do you ever wish you had a personal assistant to do things like find and cancel old gym memberships you don’t use or to negotiate a lower cable and internet bill for you? Well, now you have one. Read our Trim Review and see how they can go to work for you.

Lets Go Thrifting! The Ultimate Guide To Thrift Store Success

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I’m obsessed with thrift stores. Walking through one is like exploring a magical treasure trove. You never know what you’re going to find thrifting.

How to Save Money: A Monthly Saving Plan That Makes Saving Money Easy

How to Save Money: A Monthly Saving Plan That Makes Saving Money Easy

It’s a new year and we’re going to get serious about saving money. This is how to save money fast with a yearly money plan with new ways to save every month.

Quicken Alternatives: 9 Better Ways to Manage Your Money

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For many years, Quicken had a lock on the market but there is a lot of competition around now, and much of it is free. There are several versions of Quicken, and they range from around $40 up to around $165. These days they aren’t the only game in town. It’s time to explore some Quicken alternatives.

5 Things You Can Do In 5 Minutes To Improve Your Finances

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It’s summer so you have better things to do than worry about money. But you can’t neglect it. Here are 5 things in 5 minutes to improve your finances.

Money Habits That Are Keeping Your Wallet Empty and How to Fix Them

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It’s easy to fall into bad habits that hurt our financial goals. Here are ten bad money habits and ways to overcome them. How many are you guilty of?

Need Some Money Motivation?

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No matter what your financial goals are, sometimes reaching them can feel like a slog. Do you need some money motivation? We got you.

Save Money This Wedding Season

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Wedding season is upon us and if you’re of a certain age, the invites are coming fast and furious. Celebrate with your loved ones without going broke.

How To Save Money on Christmas Gifts

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Now that we’ve crossed the Halloween threshold, the Christmas season is fast upon us. Here are a few ways to save money on Christmas gifts.

Want, Need, Wear & Read: Why Everyone Should Follow The 4 Gift Rule

Want, Need, Wear & Read: Why Everyone Should Follow The 4 Gift Rule

Are your children getting a little too acquisitive? You might want to introduce them to the 4 gift rule.

Cheap Date Night Ideas When You’re Trying to Stick to Your Budget

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Dating can be expensive. But only if you’re not creative. If you do the same old thing every Friday night, not only are your dates expensive, they’re probably boring too. But we’re here to save your wallet and your relationship with tons of cheap date night ideas. 

11 Things You Should Never Pay For

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That old saying that you get what you pay for isn’t always true. Sometimes there is such a thing as a free lunch. Here are 11 things you should never pay for.

It’s About Time You Stop Wasting Money

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Money May continues. All of us have spending leaks, money we spend that we shouldn’t. Stop wasting money already!

3 Reasons Why You Suck with Money

3 Reasons Why You Suck with Money

There are 3 common themes when people suck with money. We cover all 3 and give actionable solutions so you can fix your problems.

How To Spend Less Money: The Ultimate Course for Becoming A Shopping Sniper

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A 2,000 word training manual that will walk you through becoming a Shopping Sniper, allowing you to save more money & focus on what’s important.

The Tipping Point- How Much Should You Tip?

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Tipping was once reserved for places like restaurants and 15% was considered sufficient. Now everyone wants a tip and 15% is a relic. Has it gone too far?

How To Stop Spending Money and Save Money With The Refrigerator Method

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Almost 50% of Americans cannot come up with $400 if they needed it urgently. 1 in 3 Americans has $0 saved for retirement. It’s clear, we’re way better at spending money then we are saving leaving too many American households living paycheck to paycheck with close to nothing saved for the future.

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