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8 Retro Ways to Save Money

Why not bring back a few of frugal ideas from days gone by? Like bag lunches, car pools and playing outside.

Measure Your Company's Way to Success

Successfully starting and running a business requires an owner to monitor the right numbers that show its health and warn of problems on the horizon.

8 Foolproof Ways to Grow Your Savings

Every household should have an emergency fund that contains at least six months' worth of net income. Think you can't save that much? Here's how.

5 Tips to Help 50-Somethings Make Ends Meet

Once you reach your 50s, you're generally at or near your peak earnings years. If making ends meet is tough now, it's not likely to get any easier as time marches forward.

Money Lessons From Mom

As Mother's Day approaches, the author remembers the lessons his mother taught about saving money and living well.

5 Simple Ways to Cut Your Monthly Expenses

If you can reduce the cost of your monthly fixed expenses, you will find your budgeting is much more successful and you%u2019ll have less stress about saving money. With that in mind, here are 5 simple ways to cut your monthly expenses.

Beware of This Retirement Myth: 'You'll Spend Less'

There's a persistent assumption going around about what happens after one retires -- your spending shrinks. Sure, your house may be paid off by then, and you may be able to ditch some work-related expenses. But that's not the full picture.