saving money

Top 5 Ways to Save Money on Higher Education

March 15, 2011

As anyone who is currently a student or who is thinking of pursuing a degree in higher education knows, college costs have skyrocketed enormously over the past decade. There are many reasons for this, one being the increase of demand (students are applying to school in record numbers), state budget cuts, and the increased costs […]

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How to Save Money On St. Patrick’s Day

March 14, 2011

St. Patrick’s day is a holiday that, in America, has come to mean drinking with friends, getting wasted with strangers or just passing out alone. And oh yeah – wearing green to show off some Irish pride. On the streets of New York City, St. Louis, Boston, Baltimore or Columbus, it is perhaps the best […]

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The Psychology of Delayed Gratification: How To Save Even When You Don’t Want To

March 11, 2011

Everyone has a vague idea in the back of their head that they should be saving money. If it was that easy, though, everyone would be doing it. But they’re not! Most people struggle to save money, for many reasons, and if you have this problem, know that you’re not the only one. The marketing […]

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Using Eco Friendly Kitchen Appliances To Save Money And Energy

February 26, 2011

These days, saving money is a big concern for a lot of us. After all, the economy is not as good as it used to be in many parts of the world. The costs of running a household can become astronomically high, if you let it to be. Not only that, but inefficient appliances can […]

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Top 5 Ways to Save for the Future (Despite the Recession)

February 25, 2011

Thinking about your distant financial future can be difficult when you’re struggling just to make ends meet right now.  With the global economy mired in a long-term recession, unemployment levels plateauing, and people everywhere trying to stay afloat in the stormy sea of government bailouts, corporate disillusionment, and a housing market that has tanked, now […]

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Four Common Cell Phone Plan Mistakes: How to Avoid Them

February 9, 2011

It seems almost everyone has a cell phone nowadays, so it seems being able to obtain a good plan to go along with it should be fairly simple. While you may have to do some calculations to determine what exactly you need your plan to cover, they are pretty basic and certainly nothing that would […]

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