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Extended Warranties & Service Contracts

Extended Warranties & Service Contracts

Should you shell out extra dollars on extended warranties and service contracts? You might be surprised at how often your answer should be "no."

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Making a Major Purchase

Making a Major Purchase

Major purchases are a hassle because they cost so much. They can put a crimp on your household budget. However, if you are smart, you do not have to let…

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Tracking what You Spend

Tracking what You Spend

Tracking is an important step toward getting your spending under control. You cannot curb your overspending if you do not first know where your dollars…

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The Pros and Cons of Retail Credit

The Pros and Cons of Retail Credit

Retail credit cards rarely offer the best terms. There are some benefits to using these cards, just not many.

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Purchasing a Vehicle

Purchasing a Vehicle

It is terribly easy to overspend on a new car. A new car might be useful. It might even be necessary. However, it is never a good investment. That is because…

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The True Cost of Buying on Credit

The True Cost of Buying on Credit

Buying with credit can cause you serious financial pain. Simply put, paying for items with your credit cards is one of the costliest ways to make purchases.

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How Overspending Can Derail a Budget

How Overspending Can Derail a Budget

Overspending on discretionary buys scuttles more than a few household budgets. Also, that overspending can add up to significant debts or lost opportunities…

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Comparing Products Online

Comparing Products Online

You can avoid overspending by shopping around before you make an online purchase. There are several price comparison sites on the Web that can help you…

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Buying or Leasing a Vehicle

Buying or Leasing a Vehicle

Buying a vehicle or leasing it, are both ways to finance the cost of the car. Each has its pros and cons, and the best choice for you depends on your situation.

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