5 Money-Saving Challenges That’ll Help You Bank More Cash

We all know saving money is something we should do, but we often view it as a chore we’ll get around to doing someday. It’s time to flip our perspective and think of saving money as a fun challenge instead.…

The Penny Challenge Can Help You Save More Than $600 This Year

What difference can saving your pennies make? A lot, it turns out, if you’re doing the penny challenge. This money-saving challenge helps you put aside $667.95 in a year — or $671.61 in a leap year. To participate in the…

9 Best Free TV Apps That Will Let You Cut Cable

As cable subscription prices rise higher and higher and customer satisfaction ratings dive lower and lower, cutting the cable has never been more popular.  Sure, there are the usual big names in streaming services available for a monthly fee, but…

Get a Free Turkey From These Stores for Thanksgiving

Although turkey might be the time-honored centerpiece of most Thanksgiving Day meals, it sure isn’t cheap. The average turkey cost at roughly $1.30 per pound last year, which came out to $20.80 for a 16-pound bird, according to the American…

How to Write a Will, Even if You’re Young and Broke

It’s the question we usually ask our parents late one night while sitting around the kitchen table. Or we ask our siblings when they become parents for the first time. “Do you have a will?” Of course, if you’re facing…

Ditch the Cigarettes: Quit Smoking With These 7 Free Resources

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. In the U.S., lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women. More people die from lung cancer every year than from colon, breast and prostate cancer combined. Fortunately, there’s…

What to Buy at Dollar Stores for the Holidays to Save Money

Would you shop at a dollar store to save money during the holidays? It might sound tacky. Are you picturing cheap toys, decorations that fall apart after a few days and Christmas dinner on plastic dishes? But saving money doesn’t…