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Purchasing a Vehicle: Buying New vs. Leasing. vs. Buying Used 3

Last year, for the first time since I was 20 years old, I purchased a new car. Well, more accurately, my wife and I bought a new to us car. Prior to landing on this decision, we considered different routes for replacing our aging sedan — including buying a truly new...

8 Shopping Tools to Try This Holiday Season (and Every Day) 2

What's that sound I hear? Could it be jingle bells? Nope, sorry — it's just the sound of cash registers scanning away as the holiday shopping season is officially upon us. With today being Black Friday, millions of Americans are currently cruising around town looking for deals. Meanwhile, in many...

Should You Buy, Lease, or Finance Your Next Smartphone? 4

Remember a few years ago when you thought that friend of yours who always had the latest model iPhone was crazy for spending that much? That’s changed in recent years as carriers and others now allow you to lease your device. Taking a page from the auto industry, you have...

Save Money on Bank Fees with These Online-Only Banks 5

It’s no secret that many Americans have a complicated relationship with banks. In many ways, they may just seem like a necessary evil people put up with for convenience sake. As a result, consumers tend to grin and bare it with the various fees they’re charged on a monthly basis....

Meal Delivery Services: Pros, Cons, and Comparisons 3

Sometimes a simple idea can really take off, leading others to put their own twist on it and flood the market. That's pretty much exactly what's happened with meal delivery services — also known as meal kit subscriptions. These plans allow you to select from a list of recipe options...

Frugal Valentine's Day Date Ideas to Save You Both Money

Ultimately what's important is making time to spend with your loved one and showing them how much you appreciate them. That said checkout these fun Valentine's Day ideas that won't break your wallet.