17 Ways to Save at Michaels

Personal Finance

17 Ways to Save at Michaels

17 Ways to Save at Michaels

For the artist in all of us, Michaels is a craft-lover’s dream. While you’re bound to find great deals at the store already, there are still other ways to save even more cash when you shop. Here are 17 ways to save at Michaels. 1. Visit the Website Coupons abound directly on the home page... Read More

The Pros & Cons of Sharing Your Finances as a Married Couple

Personal Finance

The Pros & Cons of Sharing Your Finances as a Married Couple

The Pros & Cons of Sharing Your Finances as a Married Couple

For years, the standard financial advice for couples was to combine their finances. All income, debts and expenditures belong to both parties, so why not put them together? Combining finances makes sense for many reasons, but not everyone wants to take this direction. If you’re preparing to tie the knot, you might wonder which option is... Read More

16 Ways for Broke College Students to Cut Costs

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16 Ways for Broke College Students to Cut Costs

16 Ways for Broke College Students to Cut Costs

Every college student is familiar with the struggle of budgeting. Between tuition, housing and dining hall meal plans, college doesn’t come cheap. Unfortunately, many of these mandatory expenses make college students pressed for money the moment they step on campus. According to the National Center for Education Statistics about 85% of four-year college students receive... Read More

How to Throw a Killer Fourth of July Cookout on a Budget

Personal Finance

How to Throw a Killer Fourth of July Cookout on a Budget

How to Throw a Killer Fourth of July Cookout on a Budget

Like parades and fireworks, Independence Day cookouts are a holiday tradition. But hosting one can get pricy if you don’t watch your budget. Here are some tips for hosting a fabulous cookout this Fourth of July without going broke, courtesy of Sarah Spigelman Richter, a food reporter based in Manhattan. 1. Think Quality Over Quantity You may think you’re getting a... Read More

4 Credit Cards With Great Security Features

Credit Cards

4 Credit Cards With Great Security Features

4 Credit Cards With Great Security Features

Thieves lurk in the physical and virtual world, looking for ways to access your credit card number or commit identity theft. Whether you shop online or in brick-and-mortar stores, it’s wise to take steps to protect yourself against fraud. Credit card companies have many tools to help combat credit card fraud, and sometimes offer additional security features... Read More

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