Financial Cents: Posts About Personal Finance

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Budget for a Baby (Without Going Into Debt)

From hospital bills to daycare expenses, your financial life is about to change.

Posted on: February 15, 2020


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Lying About Money to Your Spouse? How to Move Forward From Financial Infidelity

Learning your significant other lied about money can feel like a shot to the heart — or maybe you were the one who lied. Learn how to heal the hurt and prevent financial indiscretion from happening again.

Posted on: February 12, 2020


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Cut Down on Vacation Costs 

The best way to pay for a vacation may be to not spend the money in the first place.

Posted on: February 10, 2020


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Are They Worth it? Monthly Subscriptions

These subscriptions — if used responsibly — can help shave your budget in other areas.

Posted on: February 07, 2020


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Living Paycheck to Paycheck? These 5 Budget Strategies May Help

Getting off the paycheck-to-paycheck treadmill might seem impossible, but these steps can help you take control of your financial situation.

Posted on: February 07, 2020


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Shopping for Furniture with a Bad Credit Score?

Here are tips on scouting quality furniture for a fraction of the price — and without the high interest rates.

Posted on: January 31, 2020


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Save Money by Making These Foods at Home

Need to cut down on your budget? Start with your grocery bill.

Posted on: January 30, 2020


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5 of the Best Reward and Cashback Apps

Shop for what you normally buy and earn rewards with these mobile apps.

Posted on: January 22, 2020


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The Best Wholesale Shopping Clubs: Are They Worth It?

Everyone loves a secret club. Will these ones help you save money?

Posted on: January 20, 2020


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What Are Life Settlements and How Do They Work?

Here's a look at the pros and cons of cashing out your life insurance before its prime (or yours).

Posted on: January 18, 2020