Ways to Save Money when Shopping Online

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savemoneyonline Ways to Save Money when Shopping Online

When you mention coupons or couponing to people, they usually think of extreme couponers.  We’ve all seen them – the people with their giant binders and their carts full of 9,000 bottles of ketchup.  Perhaps you remember your childhood of having to cut out millions of paper coupons from the Sunday paper?  Well, couponing doesn’t have to be like that. 

I’ll even admit it – I print coupons and cut them out when I remember to buy a paper.  However, I rarely remember to bring them with me to the store.  If I’m shopping online, though, you can bet that I’m searching out to see what kind of deal I can find. 

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The Promise and Peril of Credit Card Use

credit cards The Promise and Peril of Credit Card Use

There’s nothing more exciting than using a credit card for the first time. After all, the ability to purchase practically whatever you want (within your spending limit) with a simple piece of plastic can be simply exhilarating. This exhilaration often turns into addiction for many people, however, which is where the dark side of credit cards comes into play.

When used without care, credit cards can often result in huge amounts of debt that are difficult to deal with. This is not to say that they do not have their advantages, however, as credit cards can be extremely beneficial to those who learn how to use them properly. The following are just a few words on the promise and peril of plastic, and how you can use credit cards to your advantage without winding up in a financial black hole.

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Are you a Saver or a Spender?

DWTestimonialStatic300x250 Are you a Saver or a Spender? Are you a Saver or a Spender?

 

Have you taken control of your finances?  I admit, I’m sort of bad about this.  I live somewhat carefree and don’t worry about planning for my future.  EEEK!  One of my 2012 resolutions was to get better about managing my own money.

What about you?  Are you a saver or a spender?

How an Attorney can Help Eliminate Debt

A couple years ago, my best friend – or so I thought – lived with me. At first, I thought it was great. We’d go out to dinner or have cocktails and she’d insist on paying, saying she was happy to do it and she was glad I’d let her move in. All was hunky-dory. Until I found out why she was so glad to pay.

The credit cards were in my name. I didn’t discover that little fact for nearly a year. I was angry. I was hurt. I was wounded. I wanted revenge. I planned to rip her limb from limb, and send the limbs to the four corners of the empire.

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