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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
spending

Black Friday Special: 11 Ways to Find Inner Calm on the Biggest Shopping Day of the Year

Make Black Friday your own with these totally free ideas for how to spend the day without an iota of buyers' remorse.
Evie Carrick
11.14.18
spending

Don't Buy This: Sell Your Junk Instead of Paying for a Storage Unit

Self storage is a $37 billion industry in the US because most of us just can’t part with our old shot glass collections from college.
Gina Ragusa
9.10.18
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How to Plan a Romantic Getaway on a Budget

Getting creative with your plans can make the time together feel even more special.
FREE Staff
8.23.18
budgeting

Budgets Kind of Suck. Here's What I Did Instead to Get My Finances in Order

Setting hard limits on what I can and can’t have just doesn’t vibe with how I live life.
Tanvier Peart
4.30.18
Music

The Best Music Festivals to Go to if You're a Broke Millennial

Why spend hundreds of dollars when you can see live performances for a fraction of the cost? These shows all cost less than $150.
Melissa Locker
4.27.18
Money Goals

How I Saved $25,000 in Three Years to Buy My First House

Radical frugality didn't work, but focusing on my dream of home ownership and finding creative ways to increase my savings made all the difference.
Desirae Odjick
4.25.18
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Don't Let Student Loan Debt Keep You From Buying a Home

Flexible repayment plans can lower your monthly bill so you can finally afford a place of your own.
FREE Staff
4.4.18
Health

How to Save on Health Insurance as a Freelancer in the Trump Era

Obamacare helped make healthcare premiums affordable. Tax reform is changing that.
Raj Chander
4.2.18