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Managing My Money

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  • September 27, 2013

    I was a "couponer" long before couponing became "popular." I know some of you are now scratching your head and thinking to yourself, "Is couponing popular?" If you've been living under a rock then you may have missed the whole couponing “craze”...

  • September 26, 2013

    It doesn't matter how many times you transfer credit, or what introductory APR you can find. If you are spending more money on a regular basis than you are earning, your debt will continue to worsen until...

  • September 26, 2013

    If you’ve been looking for ways to reduce your spending, chances are you’ve looked at lists of suggestions on how to do it. Invariably, the concept of brown bagging it, bringing your lunch from home...

  • September 25, 2013

    Like most people, I’m constantly trying to balance work, my responsibilities as a parent and my personal life. We all know it can be tough to strike this balance. In my case, my personal needs get squeezed because I often spend two hours or more...

  • September 25, 2013

    If you, like me, did not study business in college and are now a couple years into your “adult” working career, you, like me, may feel it’s time to ...

  • September 24, 2013

    Like most people, my cell phone has become an extension of myself. It goes everywhere with me, sleeps next to me, and shares the highs and lows of my day (especially when I...

  • September 23, 2013

    A number of years ago, in an effort to save money for my family I began to use coupons when shopping. I used them to save on groceries, cleaning products,...

  • September 20, 2013

    Almost two years ago the IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman came forward with a plan to revamp the IRS tax filing system in a way that would help prevent tax fraud and reduce costly errors. He called his vision, the real-time tax initiative.

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  • September 20, 2013

    Whenever young people are told they should save for retirement and the future, someone will ask "But why should I scrimp and save now when I might DIE before I can...

  • September 19, 2013

    Max was one of those guys who could hang up a gas nozzle with one hand... while pulling out his wallet with the other. But that wasn't what impressed me about his gas station payment dance.

    It was the ten or twelve credit cards he...