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Your "Fat" Checking Account: How Money Hang-Ups Could be Costing You

Who doesn't love logging into their checking account and seeing that there's actually a sizeable amount of money in it? Heck, I sure remember the first time all of my bills were paid and there was still a comma in my balance total. Having such an experience after working hard...

Blogging Tips: 5 Helpful Hints for Generating and Executing Article Ideas 6

Take it from someone with a personal finance site of his own and another weekly column to boot, coming up with article idea for your blog isn't always easy. There have certainly been times when I've paced the halls of my apartment, struggling to land on any sort of inspiration...

Is This the Underrated Travel Card of the Summer? 5

With the longest day of the year now behind us, it is finally officially summer. For many, that also means it's time for a vacation. As a result, lately I've encountered several articles sharing their lists of the top travel credit cards. Seeing as I like to think of myself both...

Starbucks Unveils Prepaid Alternative to Its Rewards Credit Card 4

So is this new Starbucks Rewards Visa Prepaid Card worth it? In short, maybe. If you're somehow not already a Starbucks Gold Cardholder but shop there with any frequency, getting automatic status is a great thing.

6 Smart Ways to Save Money When Dining Out 4

Sure dining out may not be the most frugal option in most cases, but there's nothing wrong with splurging once in a while. Additionally, if you want to enjoy a night out without feeling guilty about your spending, there are several efforts you can make to save money on your meals.

Squeeze.com Could Save You Time When Comparing Plan Pricing

When I first came across the recently-launched site Squeeze, I was a bit skeptical. After all, comparing well-worn territories such as loans and auto insurance didn't seem that groundbreaking to me. However, upon further inspection, I found a set of features on Squeeze that could save you a significant amount of time.