How much do you plan to spend on gifts this holiday season? If you're like the average American, a little less than last year. More »Average American Plans to Spend $500 on Gifts
It's December, the malls are bustling and "Sale" signs are everywhere. Good time to grab the deals? Not so fast. Savvy shoppers should realize that some items are actually a better deal after ... More »Smart Spending: Buy These Items After Christmas
A variety of new types of programmable thermostats have hit the market in recent years, including some that allow control through a smartphone. 2. Anything offered through your credit card's rewards program. Last year, money expert Farnoosh Torabi used her points … More »6 Splurges You Should Make This Winter
The dollar store is a great place to shop for deals...right? Read on to learn more about unexpected dollar store facts. 1. A dollar store shopping spree can satisfy your shopping craving. Thanks to the way our brains work, a dollar store shopping spree can satisfy … More »5 Surprising Things You Didn't Know About the Dollar Store
With deals like these found all over the web for Black Friday, make sure to have your laptop charged and plenty of leftovers! More »Black Friday Fashion Deals You Won’t Find Anywhere Else
This year you'll find many of the most deeply discounted and enticing doorbuster bargains on Thursday rather than Friday as retailers open their doors a day early to shoppers. More »Best Doorbuster Deals for Thanksgiving and Black Friday
Instead of spending their Thanksgiving afternoons watching football, more shoppers will be walking off their food comas in the aisles of big-box stores. More »Who's to Blame for This Year's Early Black Friday?
According to Mark Ellwood, author of the new book, "Bargain Fever," you should never pay full price -- ever. If you find yourself forking over the full retail cost for an item, you're making a serious error, because there's almost always a way to score a disco … More »The Secrets to Snagging the Best Discounts
Here are 5 tips from Mark Ellwood, a journalist and former travel guide author, that will help you to never pay full price. More »Never Shop in October and Other Secrets From a Retail Guru
Due to the growing demand of newly insured patients under the recent health care reform, drug stores and big box retailers are increasingly offering affordable walk-in medical services. More »How to Save 25% or More on Medical Visits
Jeff Yeager likes to haggle. The Washington, D.C., author is something of a virtuoso at this lost art, with a deep playlist of tactics that he estimates saves him 10 percent to 15 percent a year on his ... More »Haggling 101: Six Ways to Get a Deal on Anything
If your bank account balance looks as if there was a massive explosion at the branch that destroyed every last dime you had, you probably just bought an airline ticket. As if you needed anyone to tell ... More »5 Creative Ways to Cut Airfare Costs
You work hard most weeks of the year so when you have the opportunity to take time off, you want to fully enjoy that time exploring new places or completely relaxing with your family and friends. That ... More »How to Plan a Top-Notch Vacation without Breaking the Bank
Technology is great, but it can also be expensive to repair. Here are some tips on how to handle a broken iPhone. More »Pesky Problems Solved on the Cheap: Cracked iPhone Screen
2014 could be the end for several well-known companies and brands. Which would you miss most?