Money Tips for 2017

  • SMARTwheel is smart steering device that can save lives

      

    When it comes to protecting teens behind the wheel, sometimes you've got to get into the mind of a teen for the solution. Case in point: SMARTwheel, a device invented by a 14 year old to help...

  • Skulpt Chisel brings tech touch to personal fitness

      

    This might be the next best thing to being a bionic man or woman! Skulpt Chisel is a device that lets you use science to make a direct impact on your physical fitness. With 12 sensors on the back,...

  • How to get out of debt in 5 simple steps

      

    We're bringing you life hacks, organization tips and money-saving tricks to kick off your spring. You can also follow along — and share YOUR spring cleaning tips —...

  • Top 5 health stories of 2015

      

    From controversial studies to health warnings and disease outbreaks, 2015 was another busy health news year. Here is a round-up of the most popular health news stories of 2015. Top 5 health...

  • Don't give your Social Security number at these places!

      

    When should you give your Social Security number and when should you not? My rule on giving out my Social Security number is that I don't do it, unless I know it's absolutely,...

  • Scam alert: Card skimmers found in grocery store payment terminals

      

    We've warned consumers about ATM and gas station skimmers for a while, but there's now a new threat to your wallet that's popping up inside more and more grocery stores. A...

  • Warning: 3 Facebook scams you want to avoid

      

    Social media scams are nothing new, but right now there are three specific Facebook scams that are spreading like wildfire!  For cyber criminals, what's the easiest way to reach...

  • Your guide to paying off credit card debt

      

    There are several steps you should take to get out of credit card debt. Paying off credit card debt that's several thousand dollars or more takes time, so you must discipline...

  • The best and worst charities for your donations

      

    The end of the year is quickly approaching, and charities are scrambling to ask for year-end donations. At least 30% of annual charitable contributions are made in December,...

  • 5 Great Depression era skills that can still save you money

      

    Do you stand in awe when it comes to your grandparents' Depression-era money-stretching skills, but assume that their abilities are out of reach for today's me generation? Think again!...

  • 10 sites to find the best discounts this holiday season

      

      Want to know the best places to find a good deal across the web this holiday? When it comes to shopping, there are several websites out there that show you where to find the very...

  • 9 ways to spend your remaining FSA dollars

      

    Do you still have money left in your Flexible Spending Arrangement (or Flexible Spending Account/FSA)? If you overestimated your medical expenses for 2015, you might lose those funds under the...

  • 7 ways to get free or cheap holiday wrapping paper

      

    Although you could spend several thousand dollars on rhinestone-studded wrapping paper, ($7,000 - $30,000 to be exact), most people spend a lot...

  • Want to buy all the '12 days of Christmas' gifts? Here's how much it'll cost you

      

    You've probably already heard the popular Christmas tune on the radio this holiday season. "The Twelve Days of Christmas" is an English Christmas carol published in 1780...