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The 3 Most Common Spending Triggers—and How to Beat Them

Does this sound familiar? You feel fried after a long day at work. You stop in the bathroom on your way out of the office, get one look at your sallow complexion, and the next thing you know you’re dropping $100 on “skin-brightening” makeup....

Is it Time to Ditch Your Cell Phone Provider?

You’ve probably seen commercials or driven by billboards for smartphone companies that promise “unlimited text, talk, and data” for considerably less than you’re paying with the big phone companies. Are these deals for real? And even if they are,...

Does Preemptive Retail Therapy Work?

Who hasn’t sought out retail therapy after suffering a blow to the ego or a particularly bad week at work? Now new research from Northwestern University suggests that we also use retail therapy to cast a protective spell before a potentially...

Travel in Style

I’m the queen of Internet research, but faced with putting together a once-in-a-lifetime family trip to Africa—five million Google hits for “safari”!—I knew I was outmatched. When I asked a well-traveled friend for advice, she told me a little...

Nab Fall Looks Now

You may be shivering and looking forward to spring, but trendsetters are taking notes on upcoming styles from the fall runways right now (last week Milan, this week Paris!). Good news: You can snag these looks now, as winter items go on sale. Now...

Don’t Hoard Loyalty Points

Psyched about all the frequent flyer miles you’ve managed to hoard? You’re not alone—by some estimates, there are more than 15 trillion frequent flyer miles outstanding. But it’s time to reroute your thinking. “Free” flights have been getting...

9 Tricks to Negotiate Anything

My husband was on the phone with a nursing home he and his siblings had chosen for their parents, when I heard him ask, “Can you do anything for me on the price?” My jaw dropped. My husband—who’s a nice guy, by the way—has a mantra: Everything’s...

Smart Shopping Hacks for Great Deals

You want those Gucci Chain-link sunglasses.  But they are $330 retail. Ouch. Still, they’d make you look like a CEO and feel like Trinity from the Matrix. Is the movie star effect you might get from the splurge worth the potential buyer’s...

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