Monthly Archives: January 2016

How Retirees Can Earn Income on the Web

By Maryalene LaPonsie, January 29, 2016 – Whether they need extra money or are simply looking for a way to fill the time, many retirees find they still want to work later in life. Although there are plenty of traditional … Continue reading

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How to choose the best mortgage

Confused about how a mortgage works, let alone the best one to pick? Let this advice be your guide. By Deborah Kearns, NerdWallet JANUARY 28, 2016 Gerry Broome/AP/File Buying a home is probably the largest purchase you’ll make in your … Continue reading

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Cutting Off Those Recurring Charges You Forgot About

The New York Times By RON LIEBER JAN. 29, 2016 If you want newly invented ice cream flavors to show up at your home each month, you can get a subscription for that. Ditto for toilet paper, clothing and, in … Continue reading

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How to Save Money When You Go on a Cruise

By Mel BondarJanuary 20, 2016 10:09 AM  – Cruising can be an awesome vacation for the budget conscious who want to get away for a while. As a matter of fact, I graduated at the height of the recession in 2008 … Continue reading

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You Don’t Need to Be a Millionaire to Use These 10 Passive Income Strategies

Gain more financial freedom this year by taking advantage of these passive income ideas.  – INC.com BY SUJAN PATEL VP of marketing, When I Work@sujanpatel IMAGE: Getty Images It’s easy for millionaires to find passive income strategies that turn a profit, … Continue reading

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5 ways to get a flight upgrade

Business Insider, 1/24/2016 IvankaTrump.com Phil Walter/Getty Images Flight upgrades are only getting more elusive — as airlines focus more on selling those business and first class seats, there are fewer left to give away. But that doesn’t mean snagging one … Continue reading

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Buy these items to save more money

Lisa Koivu,  Jan 19th 2016 10:21AM – Did you know that spending on certain items can actually end up saving you money? That’s because they make it easier for us to reduce recurring expenses, such as plastic water bottles or … Continue reading

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8 Colleges That Just Launched Big Tuition Discount Programs

By Kerry Close,  January 19, 2016 6:30 AM Thinkstock There might be big savings on the horizon for high school students looking for an affordable college education. Out-of-control tuition costs are part of the reason behind a decline in enrollment … Continue reading

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How to avoid movie theatre money traps

Mel Bondar,  Jan 18th 2016 4:39PM Movie theaters are such a money pit. I recently paid $15 for a ticket and an additional $15 for a pretzel and soda. That was a $30 night out! No wonder I love Netflix … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Take a Disney Cruise for Less

Cheapism.com Posted on 12/22/2015 8:48 EST Disney Cruise Lines has a fleet of four ships geared toward families. With characters roaming the decks, onboard theatre, Mickey waterslides, and hi-tech cabins, it’s an experience to thrill children of all ages. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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