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Personal Finance Basics

Now that you can talk the talk, you need to walk the walk. Here you’ll find advice on everything from paying off debt to improving your credit score to ramping up your saving.


11 free (or almost free) things to do with your kids this summer

Here’s to low-budget, high-impact fun.

How to deal with your online shopping addiction at work

Yes, it really is addictive.

For overspenders, a year of no shopping

It may seem extreme, but it worked for this couple.

How much house can you afford?

Before making any big financial commitment, do your homework first.

How a cheap staycation can beat a pricey family trip

Spring break, here we come.