Personal Finance

How we spend money, the trends that influence us and how we plan (or not)—that’s personal finance.


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What homeowners would give up for a free renovation.
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How to budget

Here are a few budgeting methods to consider.
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Are you prepared for your next home improvement project?

See what concerns people the most around home improvement project costs.
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The link between physical and financial health

Explore how your finances may affect your well-being.
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Frugal Shaming

There's a thin line between being helpful and hurtful
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Need help budgeting? These people got creative. So can you

Ever try a month-long spending freeze? Or join a budget challenge?
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What Do Flu Shots, Holiday Travel and Antifreeze Have in Common?

These are the money questions you should ask yourself in October.
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How I saved: A 40th wedding anniversary and a tattoo

A daughter's side hustle got her parents a weekend getaway.
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How I Saved: A Return Trip to Paris, 30 Years in the Making

After an expensive divorce, Cameron vowed to spend on something better.
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It's Financial Planning Month (Who Knew?)

We've launched a newly redesigned storytelling destination, because now is the perfect time to start gaining control of your finances.
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First-time homeowner? Here's what year 1 will look like

Keep this list handy. Welcome to the world of home maintenance.
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How dynamic pricing owns your wallet

You may not see it, but it's all around you. Here's how to beat it.
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It’s time to tie up loose ends

These are the money questions you should ask yourself in November.
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End Your Year Right

Make sure your finances are in order before the end of the year.
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Let’s talk allowances

Three parents weigh in on their approach.
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Get financially fit

Learn how to save more, spend less and works towards retirement.
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60% of Americans Are Not in Their Best Financial Shape

Get more from our survey about money and health.
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Learn how to stick to your financial resolutions

Resolving to save money is great. Follow our three tips to stay on track and meet your New Year's resolutions to become financially fit.
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6 money questions to ask yourself in January

Here are six questions that will help set you up for success in the New Year.
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Video: How Well Do You Know Your Finances?

We put speed daters to the test.
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When to Buy: A Seasonal Sales Guide

Because who doesn't like a bargain?
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Where's my tax refund?

Our guide to help you determine when you will receive your refund and how you can get it faster.
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How can I get my tax refund direct deposited?

According to the IRS, the fastest way to receive your tax refund is through direct deposit.
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Are All-Inclusive Resorts Worth It?

Planning your next vacation? Learn the pros and cons of an all-inclusive resort.
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How to Budget For Your Family Vacation

Learn how to build your vacation budget so you can relax
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Where’s My Tax Refund? How to Check Your Status

Want to know where your tax refund is? Learn how to do so here.
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How Long Will It Take For My Refund To Show Up?

Learn how long and what process is necessary for your tax refund to show up in your bank account.
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If I Direct Deposit My Refund Will I be Charged a Fee?

Learn what comes with choosing the direct deposit option when filing your tax refund.
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