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5 Ways to Save on Gardening

Personal Finance

5 Ways to Save on Gardening

5 Ways to Save on Gardening

Each spring, millions of Americans head out to their gardens and get to work growing food. In fact, the number of U.S. households engaged in gardening jumped from 36 million households in 2008 to 42 million in 2013 — a 17% increase, according to the National Gardening Association. The trend is particularly hot among millennials, according to... Read More

5 Tricks to Get Discounts on Everything You Buy

Personal Finance

5 Tricks to Get Discounts on Everything You Buy

5 Tricks to Get Discounts on Everything You Buy

There is no reason to ever pay full retail price for anything you buy in a store. With the rise of online shopping — which allows for instant price comparison — brick-and-mortar establishments must go the extra mile to earn your business. To score bargains, you simply need the tools to pay less for what you want. Read on to... Read More

7 Ways to Save on Pet Care

Personal Finance

7 Ways to Save on Pet Care

7 Ways to Save on Pet Care

Those of us who own or want an animal companion can find the cost of getting or caring for the additional family member prohibitive. The American Pet Products Association estimates that we will spend more than $60 million on pets in 2015. So what can be done to keep our loyal pets healthy and happy, and keep the expenses... Read More

5 Tricks to Get Discounts on Everything You Buy

Personal Finance

5 Tricks to Get Discounts on Everything You Buy

5 Tricks to Get Discounts on Everything You Buy

There is no reason to ever pay full retail price for anything you buy in a store — ever. With the rise of online shopping, which allows for instant price comparison, brick-and-mortar establishments must go the extra mile to earn your business. All you need are the tools to pay less for what you want. Read on... Read More

How to Get a ‘Secret’ Cellphone Plan

Personal Finance

How to Get a ‘Secret’ Cellphone Plan

How to Get a ‘Secret’ Cellphone Plan

Ever been somewhere with the kids and wanted to pretend they weren’t yours? That’s apparently how the Big Four cellphone providers feel about their offspring. They don’t mind them being both seen and heard, but they’d prefer you not know they’re associated with them. They’re called subbrands or discount carriers, and AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile all... Read More

4 Steps to Cut Your Cellphone Bill in Half

Personal Finance

4 Steps to Cut Your Cellphone Bill in Half

4 Steps to Cut Your Cellphone Bill in Half

We pay a lot for our cellphone obsession. According to the market research company JD Power, the average American cellphone bill is $70 for a single user and $155 for a family. Most surveys, including one Nielsen released last month, conclude that about two-thirds of Americans own smartphones. But we can save money and still... Read More

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