A good question to ask is how much benefit you're actually getting from some of your regular expenses.
Understanding these truths will give you more control over your spending and your satisfaction with life.
Allegiant Air joins Spirit Airlines in charging passengers an extra fee for bringing their luggage on board.
Basic sewing can save you a bundle. Why pay $5 to have a button replaced?
For folks on tight budgets, the price premium can be a deal breaker when they're buying a new dryer. Are they being shortsighted?
Misunderstanding about the care that rabbits require means that many pets are turned over to shelters or released into the wild.
The 80-20 rule tells you to focus on what produces the big wins. Tracking our spending in great detail was no longer telling us much.
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