Personal Finance

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


You choose: dream home or social media

What homeowners would give up for a free renovation.
clock2 min read

How I saved: A 40th wedding anniversary and a tattoo

A daughter's side hustle got her parents a weekend getaway.
clock5 min read

How dynamic pricing owns your wallet

You may not see it, but it's all around you. Here's how to beat it.
clock5 min read

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.
clock3 min read

First-time homeowner? Here's what year 1 will look like

Keep this list handy. Welcome to the world of home maintenance.
clock8 min read

How I Saved: A Return Trip to Paris, 30 Years in the Making

After an expensive divorce, Cameron vowed to spend on something better.
clock5 min read

What Do Flu Shots, Holiday Travel and Antifreeze Have in Common?

These are the money questions you should ask yourself in October.
clock5 min read

Need help budgeting? These people got creative. So can you

Ever try a month-long spending freeze? Or join a budget challenge?
clock7 min read

How to pay for your engagement ring

Financing options you could say "I do" to.
clock4 min read

The link between physical and financial health

Explore how your finances may affect your well-being.
clock6 min read

Frugal Shaming

There's a thin line between being helpful and hurtful
clock7 min read

Are you prepared for your next home improvement project?

See what concerns people the most around home improvement project costs.
clock3 min read

How to budget

Here are a few budgeting methods to consider.
clock4 min read

The Cost of Remodeling a Kitchen

Here’s a breakdown of the costs for remodeling a kitchen and ways to finance it.
clock6 min read

How to Close a Credit Card

How to cancel a credit card - the right way.
clock5 min read

Five DIY Home Improvement Projects

Here are some worthwhile DIY projects you can start now.
clock5 min read