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Spending

Little Money Lessons for Little People

I like to treat my five- and seven-year-old sons, but I don’t want them to believe Silly Bandz fall from heaven, or that my wallet is a magic dollar dispenser. So every time they troll the grocery store with me or get tempted by the snacks for...

4 Top Cash-Back Cards

You hear about cash-back cards all the time—but which ones deliver the goods? These four cards deliver the most buck for your bang. But remember: As with most rewards cards, you MUST pay your balance in full and on time each month or get hit with...

To-Borrow... To-Borrow... We Love Ya, To-Borrow...

If only I had a... You need a 20-foot ladder to paint your gutter, a jogging stroller while you work off baby weight, or a projector for outdoor-movie-night. Why drop a $100 on something you'll only use briefly, when you can borrow or rent it...

Chow Down, Spend Less

Catey Hill is the money editor for the New York Daily News online and the author of "Shoo, Jimmy Choo! The Modern Girl's Guide to Spending Less and Saving More."Snack before you shop A new study suggests that hunger might hurt your financial...

Neighborhood Spendonomics

Tara Gentile is the blogger behind ScoutieGirl and the founder of a boutique web design company.Minding your money It pays to consider where our money goes once it has left our wallets. What are we really buying? Mindful spending is not about...

Holiday Weekend Spending Alert!

Holiday weekends wreak havoc with people's budgets. (Did you need another swimsuit? No. Did you buy one? Yes.) But there's particular spending hazard to beware of during the Fourth of July weekend. Yard sales? Excessive flip flop purchases?...

Help! My Spending is Boiling Over

Dr. April Lane Benson is a psychologist and author of "To Buy or Not to Buy: Why We Overshop and How To Stop."Dear DailyWorth, I suffer from a phenomenon that I can only describe as my "boiling point." I scrimp and save until—BAM!—I can't take it...

The Fashionomics of Retail Begging

Caitlin O'Toole writes the Miss Jobless Chronicles for MediaBistro. When you're under- or un-employed for a long time, like me, you begin to dwell on all the material things you don't have. The catalogs that land in your mailbox seem to be sent...

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