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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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Tuesday Isn’t Magic Plane Ticket Buying Day

If you fancy yourself a smart, budget-focused traveler, you’ve probably heard advice telling you to wait to buy plane tickets on a Tuesday, because that’s the point in the week when tickets are supposedly at their cheapest. Well, that may not be the case anymore.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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The Problem With “Get Out of Debt Quick” Stories

You’ve seen them. Those sensational online profiles of people who accomplished massive goals that most of us can only dream of in a ridiculous amount of time. How This 30-Year Old Quit His Job and Became a Millionaire or How This Millennial Bought a Home in NYC on a $30k salary or How This Couple […]

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What You Should Know About Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies are having a moment. You’ve probably heard a thing or two about Bitcoin and Ethereum. Namely, their prices seem to be skyrocketing (or plummeting, depending on the day). There’s more to the story, and as the investing cliche goes: don’t buy what you don’t know. So let’s find out more.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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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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Get Cheaper Spices in the Ethnic Foods Aisle

Pound for pound, jarred spices are some of the priciest supplies in your kitchen. They’re much cheaper in bulk, and your best bet is ethnic grocery stores. But if you’re stuck at a generic supermarket (says redditor erahwahh), check the “ethnic foods” aisle, where spices are more likely to come in larger, cheaper…Read more… Continue […]

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Amazon Will Now Give You 2% Cash Back for Paying With Your Debit Card

Amazon wants to reward you for buying stuff from them, but there’s a catch: you have to use your debit card and transfer cash into an Amazon account. It’s not that complicated, but here’s what you should know about the new Amazon Reload program.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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