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Do you know, on average, how much it will cost you to raise one child to age 18? More than $245,000 for a child born in 2013,...


Tags: Parenting Tips

Summertime, and the vacationing is easy — as long as you don’t spend all your money on the way to your destination. When you...


Tags: travel

April 15 is a special day on the calendar — but probably not one you’re celebrating. We’re talking, of course, about Tax Day....


Tags: Taxes

It’s National Doctors’ Day – a great time to appreciate all your doctor does. It’s also the perfect opportunity to reflect on...


Tags: Personal Finance

Spring Break is once again upon us, and with it the usual yearning for sun, surf, and sand. It’s an irresistible call—even...


Tags: travel

Remember that financial New Years resolution you made? Well, it's time to check in.


Tags: Budgeting

Everyone knows the Super Bowl is better if you watch it while surrounded by friends (bonus points if there's a friendly...


Tags: Holiday Smarts

By Kasasa On December 21, 2014

15 Holiday Gifts For Under $10

Being generous always feels nice, but during the holidays it can be hard to pull off without going way over your monthly...


Tags: Holiday Smarts

Eight days of gifts can put a big enough dent in your wallet, and that’s without spending money on Hanukkah decorations too....


Tags: Holiday Smarts