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If you're having trouble living within your means, it might be useful to take a look at some of the qualities shared by people who are able to do it.
Economists and businesses are pretty good at knowing the balance between spending now and later. But human nature can get in the way of solid decisions.
Cleaning out your drawers, you discover an envelope containing old savings bonds. Here's how to find out what they're worth, whether they are still accruing interest and where you can cash them.
Employers may check your credit or reimburse you for business expenses you initially charged to your personal credit card. Is that a problem?
Decluttering can give you some elbow room at home and wiggle room in your budget. Once you've decided what you want to get rid of, though, how do you find buyers?
Sometimes cash -- or a debit card -- isn't king. Here's what you can do to keep from getting an unwelcome surprise at the car rental counter.
Thieves know it's a lot easier to sneak a charge of less than $10 on to your credit card than it is a larger one -- and should you spot a small one on your bill, you need a new card.
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With sales suffering as a string of novelty menu items missed the mark, the fast-food chain's latest offering is a good old-fashioned sandwich with bacon.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Even when they have a plan for their refund check from Uncle Sam, Americans often don't realize how they actually spend the windfall.
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