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How to Talk to Your Girls (and Boys) About Money Mar. 13, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: Recently, I've focused a lot on the challenges women often face in securing their fina... Read More

You Have School Lunches Covered -- But What About You? Sep. 07, 2018

After-Work Gourmet

As a new school year begins, many parents become scholars on the subject of lunch. That often means ... Read More

The Bloated Military Mar. 01, 2017

John Stossel

Donald Trump once wanted to cut military spending. Before running for president, he said Congress' ... Read More

Cook for a Day, Eat for a Month May. 12, 2016

Everyday Cheapskate

The book title "Once-a-Month Cooking" made me laugh. Cook once a month? I didn't need a book to do t... Read More

Instant Relief for the Pressure of Gift-Giving Nov. 05, 2015

Everyday Cheapskate

Without a doubt, autumn is my favorite season of the year. When the calendar flips to November, I kn... Read More

Dental Care Is Not a Luxury Item Nov. 04, 2015

Everyday Cheapskate

Recently I heard from the McBride family from Pennsylvania. "We're a family of five living on a sing... Read More

10 Changes to Save $500 Per Month Nov. 03, 2015

Everyday Cheapskate

Ignorance may be bliss in some areas of life, but your money is not one of them. You need to know wh... Read More

Crash Course for College Freshmen Oct. 28, 2015

Everyday Cheapskate

All around the country, newly minted high school graduates are heading off to college. They'll be ta... Read More

Happy Halloween! 10 Tips to Treat Yourself to a More Secure Financial Future. Oct. 28, 2015

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: If you're like most people, you've made a few hare-brained money decisions in your tim... Read More

How to Splurge on a Budget Jul. 06, 2015

Everyday Cheapskate

I got the biggest shock of my life the day I realized that living on a budget wasn't the straitjacke... Read More

Cheapskate, Who Me? Dec. 03, 2013

Everyday Cheapskate

Some people think the word cheapskate is an insult. Not me. I enjoy being called a cheapskate. It re... Read More

Plan is Not a Four-Letter Word Dec. 02, 2013

Everyday Cheapskate

A friend — I'll call her Sally — in her early thirties moved from Arizona to Florida in ... Read More

How to Choke a Business Nov. 03, 2011

Marc Dion

In the interest of full disclosure (a phrase that often precedes a lie tinted with the merest shade ... Read More