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How to save money on a new mattress
It's just a huge cushion. Why would a mattress cost so much? Never fear, here are some tips to redu[more]
How to get car loans and mortgages on bad credit
I had a colleague who never paid for anything by credit card.  Why? Because he didn't believe in[more]
Teachers travel free
If you have the temperament for it, teaching can be a very rewarding career.  But did you know tha[more]
Collectibles as an investment
Around here, "collectibles" can mean almost anything. Things just seem to collect, as I wrote about [more]
Four unscheduled ways to earn extra income
Chances are you hold a “nine to five” job even if the hours aren’t exactly nine to five. Five [more]
Are stocks really too risky for seniors?
My brothers and I were recently at a meeting to help my mother manage some of her finances. She sold[more]
How to save money on car insurance – 18 frugal tips
Hot on the heels of our frugal home insurance tips, we look at the other major property insurance th[more]
How to save money on home insurance – 15 frugal tips
One of the biggest expenses any home owner faces is home insurance.  And it comes around every year[more]
The ins and outs of life insurance riders
Insurance policies are among the most customizable of financial services, thanks to something calle[more]