Tipping traditions are all over the map, from beer for the garbage man to wads of cash for the doorman.
Even those who don't like to shop are probably hitting the stores this month. Here's what to be on the lookout for and here's what to avoid.
You can pay for TV, Internet access and anti-virus protection or you can get them free. Here's how to eliminate or slash your monthly subscription fees.
What is the online currency worth? At the moment, it's valued at $340 -- but its value is strictly limited to what someone will pay for it.
As it turns out, money can make you happier. It's all in what you do with it.
Gasoline prices are the lowest they've been all year, and in some parts of the country they could fall even further before 2014.
Sure, November is the month of Black Friday, but there are plenty of other savings opportunities.
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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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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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