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  • This fast food 'deal' actually costs you more money

      

    If you're a fan of Clark Howard, you probably already know that the guy loves fast food. But there's something else he loves even more -- hacking the restaurants' pricing...

  • Report: Payless looking to close 1,000 stores

      

    The retail industry has had a rough ride, with more and more companies announcing massive store closures over the past several months. Faced with increased competition from discount online...

  • Why did a gorilla-shaped Cheeto just sell on eBay for $99,900??

      

    You may not be aware that a gorilla-shaped Flaming Hot Cheeto just sold on eBay for $99,900. Yes, you read that right, $100 shy of $100,000 for a single snack...

  • 10 surprises you didn't know about Dollar Tree

      

    If you're into cheap everyday items, you probably love Dollar Tree! This discount chain, headquartered in Chesapeake, Va., has more than 13,600 stores across 48 states and five Canadian...

  • Secret Amazon Prime perk you probably don't know about

      

    If you’re an Amazon Prime member, you can now get six months of free digital access to the Washington Post. Amazon Prime perk: Free digital newspaper access Read more: 14...

  • 10 states where your Amazon purchases are now going to be taxed

      

    For much of America, paying sales tax on your Amazon purchases is nothing new. Yet in small states where the company doesn't have any business operations, Amazon has been a no-tax...

  • 6 grocery items you should always buy online

      

    The average American family spends about $7,000 a year on food -- making up the third biggest annual expense behind housing and transportation, according to data from the Bureau of Labor...

  • Never order anything from these online retailers

      

    If something seems too good to be true… In the past few years, several online clothing retailers have popped up, offering on-trend fashions for dirt cheap...

  • What to buy when: Seasonal discounts can save you big this year

      

    We’ve probably all regretted buying something too hastily, but the opposite can also happen — you pass up a sale, and then see the item for a much higher price later. To save your...

  • 7 items on deep discount in January

      

    Since the holidays are over in January, you might be thinking more about saving money rather than spending it. January is a great time to get your finances in order and set new...

  • Credit card offers 5% back on all Amazon Prime purchases

      

    Amazon just rolled out another major perk for its Prime members: A new credit card that offers 5% cash-back on all Amazon Prime purchases! Read more: Netflix vs. Amazon Prime Instant Video:...

  • 10 items to always buy used

      

    Buying second hand has become a first choice for saving money, either out of necessity for people or because they're thrifty. But second hand doesn't have to necessarily mean rummaging...

  • Warning: How to spot fake Michael Kors, Nike, UGG shopping websites

      

    Next time you’re shopping online, don’t fall prey to the criminals who set up fake websites to steal your info and your money! Look for these clues… Read more: Fake Uber...

  • How to get the most out of your gift cards when you're ready to start spending them

      

    If you're like 93% of Americans, you've either given or received a gift card this holiday season. It's no wonder that gift cards have become the go-to gift for those we hold near...

  • Today is Digital Day on Amazon: Get BIG discounts on all things digital!

      

    If you are among the millions of Americans who received some sort of electronic device or game this holiday season, you may want to head over to Amazon.com today. The online retailer has...