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Avoid Spending Too Much In These 4 Areas

Avoid Spending Too Much In These 4 Areas

Budgeting seems to come naturally for some people. For others, however, it takes research, discipline, and shrewd analysis. Americans sometimes overspend in unexpected areas; small purchases can add up fast, and some recurring charges are easy to miss. If it seems...
Budgeting for a New Dog: The Real Cost of Pet Ownership

Budgeting for a New Dog: The Real Cost of Pet Ownership

Welcoming a new dog is an exciting process, and pet ownership comes with a lifetime of ups, downs, and cherished moments. For folks who are new to pet parenthood, diving headfirst into adopting a dog can come with a surprising amount of unexpected costs. While the...
How to have fun on the cheap

How to have fun on the cheap

A big part of why we want to make (or save) money in the first place is to enjoy it. But it’s hard to save for concert tickets, travel, and other bigger purchases when all your money disappears on an average Friday night. The good news? A small budget doesn’t mean...