Tag: Economy

Don’t Wait to Return Your Unwanted Holiday Gifts

Photo: Felix Mizioznikov (Shutterstock) During the last two holiday seasons, many national retailers extended the window of time customers had to return or exchange their unwanted gifts. This move, some…

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Where to Get $400 Worth of Xbox Gift Cards for Only $320

Photo: Miguel Lagoa (Shutterstock) Right now, Costco is selling Xbox gift cards for 20% off, and you can get a maximum of $400 worth of them per member (or more…

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7 Last-Minute Gift Card Ideas (That Aren’t Amazon or Starbucks)

Photo: Jukov studio (Shutterstock) It’s less than a week before Christmas, which marks the official start of “Amazon and Starbucks gift card” season. There’s nothing wrong with gift cards per…

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Don’t Return the Money Someone ‘Accidentally’ Sends You on Venmo

Photo: Michael Vi (Shutterstock) Venmo is an easy way to send money back and forth to friends, family, and the guy who runs the office fantasy football league. But what…

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Be a Finance Squirrel

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock) When it comes to tricking yourself into saving more money, think like a squirrel. Just like squirrels bury nuts to prepare for winter, we can squirrel money…

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10 ‘Digital’ Gifts That Are Still Thoughtful

You know those people who like to “learn things” and “better themselves through education”? Annoying, right? But at least they’re easy to shop for: Just get them a subscription to…

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Follow These Steps to Keep Your Garbage Disposal Working

Photo: Tolikoff Photography (Shutterstock) Garbage disposals can be very convenient, plus help keep food waste out of landfills. But garbage disposals are often a mystery to homeowners. But while it…

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The Best Way to Budget When Your Income Fluctuates

Photo: Viktoriia Hnatiuk (Shutterstock) When you’re a player in the gig economy, budgeting can be tough. However, a budget is most important for anyone working with an irregular income. Even…

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The Best Black Friday Food Deals and Freebies

Photo: Prostock-studio (Shutterstock) Clothes and electronics aren’t the only items marked down on Black Friday: A number of restaurants have also announced a range of deals (some of which include…

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6 of the Best Videos to Help You Actually Understand Early Retirement

Photo: DavideAngelini (Shutterstock) The promise of early retirement is so seductive, any YouTuber claiming they achieved it is going to draw me in. If you’re at all interested in the…

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