You’re on your way to a birthday or holiday celebration when you realize you don’t have a gift. All you have is some cash in your wallet. With this folding trick, that’s all you’ll need.
Money challenges are a great way to learn about your financial habits and save some cash at the same time. We’ve been throwing out a new money challenge every month, and this month, we asked you to Upgrade and Save. How’d you do?
It’s an annual tradition for parents all across the country. The summer starts to wind down. They get a letter from school about their student’s enrollment. They start seeing hints of “back to school” at the store. Th kids are dressed in clothes that are almost too small and worn from a summer of play.
Yesterday, I got off at the wrong subway stop two separate times, ate a bowl of cereal for lunch, and fell asleep reading the entirety of OJ Simpson’s Wikipedia page. Mark Zuckerberg, on the other hand, made $3.4 billion in an hour. You win this round, Mark.
Anyone with an opinion about your budget will probably leap at the chance to tell you that cutting stuff is the only way to save. While it’s true that reducing expenses is an essential part of balancing your budget, that doesn’t mean that depriving yourself constantly is necessary.
The Chase Ultimate Rewards is one of the most popular credit cards for earning points on your purchases. Unfortunately, though, Chase will reduce the redemption value for Amazon purchases in September.
It’s pretty easy to get started investing. Once you dig into it, though, a lot of questions come up that complicate the process. You might have come across the phrase alternative investments, and if you’re new to investing, you probably have no idea what it means. Here’s a quick breakdown for the average personal…
True social equality is hard to measure and progress for women can be achingly slow, especially economically. But finally, we’ve done it. We’re here. As of 2016, women are making gains in one crucial sector: bank robbery.
Amazon Prime comes with a handful of perks, and the latest among them is a student loan discount. Amazon recently teamed up with Wells Fargo to offer Prime Student customers an interest rate discount on their private student loans.
I resently discovered a loophole in the refferal system on g2a.
If you use Amazon enough, Prime Membership is totally worth it for the free shipping alone. However, it’s not a great deal for everyone. If you’re not sure whether your purchases justify the $99 cost of Prime, this calculator will tell you.
Most of us tend to use more electricity in the summer months when it’s hot and we need our air conditioners on full blast. It pays to understand how your electric company charges you, though. Many of them charge more per kilowatt depending on how and when you use electricity.
This past May, a person that I have a lot of respect for graduated from college. A few days after he graduated, he asked me a very simple question: If you were in my shoes and graduating from college all over again, what would you do differently?
Credit is convenient, but paying with cash has a subtle impact on your mindset that you can use in your favor. A recent study found that paying with cash actually makes us value our purchases more.
If you have an ongoing tax issue, like this Bankrate reader who’s waited two years for a refund, the IRS offers assistance. The Taxpayer Advocate Service is designed to help taxpayers resolve a number of different problems.