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How’d You Do During December’s Money Challenge?

That’s a wrap for this year’s Ultimate Money Challenge. In 2017, we asked you to negotiate, kick your spending weakness, and clean out your closets for cash, just to name a few. Some of you paid off your credit card debt and even started saving for retirement. Nice work! It’s time to recap our final […]

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December’s Money Challenge: Gift Yourself (With Savings)

All year long, we’ve challenged you to save more, cut impulsive spending, and even earn some extra cash by cleaning out your closets. For this year’s final Ultimate Money Challenge, we want you to gift yourself—with savings. In other words, save a portion of your holiday spending.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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The Best Places to Sell Your Junk, Depending on the Junk

This month, we challenged you to make a little pocket cash by cleaning out your closets and selling your unwanted junk. You might be wondering where exactly to sell this junk, though. Don’t get your old, unwanted knickers in a knot. We’ve got you covered.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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October’s Money Challenge: Clean Out Your Closets for Cash

The end of the year is approaching quickly, and as we get closer to December, we want to focus on saving for the holidays. So this month, our challenge is simple: clean out your closets and make some extra cash while you’re at it.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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September’s Money Challenge: No Restaurant Spending

Believe it or not, it’s time to start saving for the holidays. Gifts, travel, parties—these expenses creep up on you fast, so you want to prepare as soon as you can (and that means now). To help you save, this month we’re challenging you to cut back on a common splurge: restaurants.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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How to Negotiate a Cheaper Cell Phone Plan

This month, we challenged you to save money on your cell phone bill by switching to a cheaper plan. This doesn’t necessarily mean you have to switch carriers, though. You might be able to negotiate a better price with your current one.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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August’s Money Challenge: Find a Cheaper Phone Plan

We’ve thrown all kinds money challenges at you this year, from haggling to saving for retirement, and all year long, you’ve been acing them. This month, we want to help you save on a specific expense: your cellphone bill.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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July’s Money Challenge: Save Your Spare Change

It’s summertime, it’s hot, and I’m pretty sure that means the holidays are the last thing on your mind. However, now is the time to start saving up for all your inevitable holiday spending, and this month’s challenge encourages you to do just that. Let’s keep our change.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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June’s Money Challenge: Cut the Cost of Your Credit Card

With credit card interest, you literally pay to be in debt. It’s how credit card companies make most of their money. If you’re paying off any credit card debt, this month, we challenge you to call and ask for a better rate.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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