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How to Plug Leaks in Your Budget

For those who can't wait for the next payday to cover expenses, it may be time to figure out how to plug the leaks in your budget. Here's how.

Why You Should Embrace Your Tax Refund

If you end up receiving a big refund from the IRS after filing your taxes, then you just gave the government an interest-free loan. But that's not necessarily a bad thing.

7 Ways to Stay Healthy on a Budget

Eating a high-quality diet may put a strain on your budget, but there are things you can do to pare down the costs associated with living a healthy lifestyle.

7 Easy Steps to Pay Off Debt

There is never a quick-fix solution to getting out of debt, but dealing with debt doesn't have to be painful. Here are seven steps to help you pay off your debt.

How One Family Paid Off $118,000 in Debt

About three-quarters of Americans will carry debt into the new year, but you don't have to. Here are six strategies that can help you climb out of debt in 2014.