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Ways to Vacation Without Going Broke

After the winter we’ve had, maybe you’re thinking about a spring or summer vacation. I was fortunate enough to take a week away recently, dodging a couple of snow events in the process. Today, I want to tell you about ...

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Part 2: 15 Quick and Easy Ways to Save

Special welcome to visitors from ClarkHoward.com! This is part two of my Quick Fixes series. If you haven’t read part one, click here. I put together these posts because I know you’re passionate about saving money, but you want results– now. ...

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Part 1: 15 Quick and Easy Ways to Save

Suffering from savings fatigue? Here’s a quick fix. I’ve put together a list of things you can do in 15 minutes or less to save thousands of dollars every year. Follow these and you’ll be on your way to reaching ...

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9 Ways to Save on Groceries

California’s historic drought is about to affect everyone at the supermarket. According to the California Department of Food and Agriculture, California produces nearly half of all fruits, nuts and vegetables grown in the United States. That’s why some analysts predict a ...

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Secrets to Negotiating Lower Bills by Phone

First, it’s the automated voice prompts.  Then, five minutes of elevator music. Finally, a human picks up the phone. While it’s often a pain, calling customer service can be worth your time. I recently told you how I saved $240 ...

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$240 Internet Savings with One Phone Call

Hardly a week goes by without receiving a junk mail offer from Xfinity. Comcast must really want me to make the switch to them for TV and internet service. The best offer: $39.99 before taxes for basic cable TV and ...

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The OTHER Way to Save 15% on Car Insurance

We’ve all seen the commercials. You know, 15 minutes can save you 15 percent on car insurance. I happen to be a customer of that company, but it hasn’t always been that way. I shop around for insurance every six months ...

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