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Links We Love: Would Your Life Change If You Became a Millionaire Overnight?

Taking a look at the best personal finance news, tips and advice from others on the web! This week we’re highlighting a story about winning a windfall –how would your life change if you became a millionaire overnight?–as well as advice on how to tell your kids “no” when it comes to spending money, creative… Read More

7 Smart Ways to Save Big on Back to School Shopping

An average family with children in grades K-12 will spend about $669.28 on apparel, shoes, supplies and electronics and $916.48 for college students. That’s five percent more than last year according to the National Retail Federation. And, that can compound quickly the more children you have. Want to buck that trend? Take the time to… Read More

Links We Love: 28 of the Biggest Money Wasters

Taking a look at the best personal finance news, tips and advice from others on the web! This week we’re highlighting 28 of the biggest money wasters according to real people (on reddit!), why the “fear of missing out” and “you only live once” philosophies are keeping you from getting rich, the surprising link between… Read More

Links We Love: Confessions From A Spoiled Rich Kid

Taking a look at the best personal finance news, tips and advice from others on the web! This week we’re highlighting confessions from a spoiled rich kid — a great story and the lessons Marco shares are priceless, ways to feel rich without spending money, how to climb up when you’ve hit rock bottom, free family… Read More

Ask the Expert: Why Do Insurance Companies Care About Your Credit Scores?

Our latest question comes from a reader who wants to know why insurance companies care about credit scores.  John Ulzheimer, Credit Expert for Credit Sesame, explains. “John, I am shopping around for a new insurance company for my auto coverage. I’ve hit all the big companies and almost all of them let it be known… Read More

Links We Love: How to Save Half Your Income

Taking a look at the best personal finance news, tips and advice from others on the web! This week we’re highlighting how to save half your income, turning a little money into a lot of money, why a scarcity mindset could be keeping you poor and overcoming guilt when you mismanage your finances. Plus, the… Read More

Links We Love: 10 Smart Ways to Make Yourself Love Saving Money

Taking a look at the best personal finance news, tips and advice from others on the web! This week we’re highlighting how to make yourself love saving money, paying for your child’s college education (should you?), an inspiring personal story of nine valuable lessons and things to tell yourself if  your life is a financial… Read More