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Save money with these 6 browser extensions

Susan Johnston Taylor

Savvy online shoppers know to always search for a discount code before checkout, and with browser extensions that will automatically locate promo codes for you, manual searches have gone the way of the flip phone. Here’s a look at six…
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To save money, think of your ‘future self’

Kelly Dilworth

The next time you feel an urge to splurge, do what I’ve started doing: Take a deep breath and visualize what could happen if you max out your credit card or fall behind on your bills. Vividly imagining how you…
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A little retail therapy can combat anxiety

Kelly Dilworth

Retail therapy often gets a bad rap, due to its association with chronic overspending and credit card debt, but if you’re like me and struggle with anxiety, a little retail therapy now and then can help, new research finds. How…
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To stay on budget, click ‘unsubscribe’

Erica Sandberg

You’ve worked hard to create a budget, so why let your inbox lure you into overspending? Amidst all that personal correspondence are advertisements – temptations really – from your favorite retailers. The emails are so tailored to your desires (and…
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Battle of the cards: Amazon Prime or Target Redcard?

Kelly Dilworth

If you want to save big on your everyday purchases, a store card with an ongoing 5 percent cash back bonus – such as the new Amazon Prime credit card or the Target Redcard – could net you a substantial…
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