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money brain

25 Reasons to Skip Christmas Gifts This Year

Need a good excuse to opt out of the annual spend-a-thon? Here are a few dozen, plus change.
FREE Staff
12.5.18
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We Rode in the Automated Boats That Could Revolutionize Shipping

Autonomous "roboats" will be able to avoid collisions and find new, more efficient routes through the high seas.
Caroline Haskins
12.4.18
Invisible Jobs

What It’s Like to Be a Woman Working in Construction

Solid union wages are a big draw—and a great equalizer—but being the only woman on a 500-person crew comes with its own set of challenges.
Anita Hamilton
12.4.18
spending

Don't Buy This: 12 Ways to Save Money on Wrapping Paper

Upcycle newspaper, brown paper bags, and even old maps for the coolest looking presents under the tree.
Jubilee Baez
12.3.18
money brain

Don't Buy This: Make Your Own Face Mask for $3 or Less

You can make a face mask or scrub with as few as two ingredients for a fraction of the price of store-bought products. Here are six recipes you can whip up at home on the cheap.
Kelley MacDonald
11.29.18
travel

How to Cancel Your Flight for Free

Travel plans change. That doesn’t mean you should have to pay $200 for the privilege of switching to another flight.
Evie Carrick
11.28.18
spending

How to Survive the Holidays Without Going Broke

Create a simple holiday budget that you will actually want to stick to—one that even leaves room for an eggnog latte or two.
She Picks Up Pennies
11.27.18
Work

A Survival Guide for Avoiding Awkward Workplace Gifting Drama

We asked a manager and a gifting expert for advice on how to steer clear of an embarrassing office gifting faux-pas during the holidays.
Melissa Kravitz
11.26.18
Millennials

Dear Millennials, Stop Being Bad Tippers

Know when to share cupcakes, and when to graciously gift some extra cash.
Melissa Kravitz
11.21.18
Work

Introverts Are Better at Sizing People Up Than the Rest of Us

In a new book, Karen Wickre explains how introverts are more attuned to the steady thrum of needs, desires, secrets, and worries of others—and how that gives them an edge at work.
Karen Wickre
11.20.18
Money Goals

If You're Not Earning Two Percent Interest on Your Savings, You're Doing It Wrong

Rising rates are good news for savers. Here are 11 banks offering high savings rates even if you have hardly any money to save in the first place.
FREE Staff
11.19.18
Free

Free Live Band Karaoke Lets Me Live My Rock 'n Roll Fantasy

With live band karaoke, I can tune out the noise of life and be somebody else, someone who rocks out—all while backed by a real band.
Maryanne Murray Buechner
11.16.18
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