5 Memberships That Offer Car Insurance Discounts

Savvy shoppers know that membership in an organization such as AAA or AARP comes with a wider variety of benefits than most of us realize. But even the shrewdest consumers overlook some perks that can save them a bundle. For example, if you are a member of some nonprofits or clubs, you are probably eligible … Read more5 Memberships That Offer Car Insurance Discounts

6 Ways an Instant Pot Will Save You Money

Jeramey Lende / Shutterstock.com Pressure cookers used to have a bad reputation. Everyone had a story about how Cousin Agnes had one and she somehow blew up her kitchen with it. Old-style pressure cookers were intimidating appliances, especially for those of us raised on the ease and safety of microwaves. But then came the Instant … Read more6 Ways an Instant Pot Will Save You Money

Watch This: The Secret to Using Just One Paper Towel

Pop quiz: After washing your hands, how many pieces of paper towel do you yank from the roll at home or the dispenser in a public restroom? Two? Three? However many come out? If you ever take more than one sheet of paper towel to dry your hands, you’re wasting an awful lot.It’s not the … Read moreWatch This: The Secret to Using Just One Paper Towel

5 Simple Ways to Lose Weight Without Spending a Dime

Health-related goals like losing weight, and financial goals like spending less or saving more, are among the most common New Year’s resolutions each year. Losing weight and gaining wealth might seem like incompatible goals. After all, Americans spend $33 billion on weight-loss products every year, according to the Boston Medical Center. But you can lose … Read more5 Simple Ways to Lose Weight Without Spending a Dime

5 Airlines That Offer Discounts to Seniors

The average domestic airfare is $349.17, according to the latest federal data. That’s before baggage fees or in-flight entertainment. To cut costs, you pack lighter, use frequent-flyer miles and select the most inconvenient travel times. But if you’re 50 or older, there’s one more way to save: Ask for a senior discount. Whether you’re retired … Read more5 Airlines That Offer Discounts to Seniors

9 Great Deals to Grab at Amazon on Monday

The holidays are over, but the deals roll on! We’ve rounded up some of the best bargains available on Amazon today. But hurry before these deals expire! “Today’s Deals” change every day on Amazon. Here’s what you can expect to find right now. All these items get at least four stars from reviewers, and most … Read more9 Great Deals to Grab at Amazon on Monday

7 Small Gadgets Under $20 That Make Life Better

You don’t have to spend top dollar to get your hands on top gear. We’ve rounded up a variety of fun and functional electronics that make great gifts — for a friend or loved one, or even yourself. This list of great gadgets offers something for everyone. And with each device costing less than $20, … Read more7 Small Gadgets Under $20 That Make Life Better

Are Longer Cellphone Installment Plans Worth It?

This post comes from partner site WhistleOut.com. A sometimes-bewildering array of choices faces cellphone buyers. Here’s help with your decision. First, a little background: Cellphone installment (or finance) plans typically run 24 months. However, some carriers are offering shorter or longer installment periods. T-Mobile, for example, now offers installment plans over 36 months…

7 Secrets to Saving More at the Dollar Store

GLRL / Shutterstock.com Just because it’s called a “dollar store” doesn’t mean you have to pay that much for everything you buy there. Some of the same money-saving moves that help you avoid paying full price elsewhere also work at major dollar-store chains like Dollar General, Dollar Tree and Family Dollar. They sometimes also work … Read more7 Secrets to Saving More at the Dollar Store