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Tips for Halloween savings

With the average person spending about $66 on Halloween supplies -- costumes, candy, decorations and greeting cards -- the holiday can get...

Won the lottery at 16, broke at 22

Back when she was a 16-year-old earning $7 an hour stocking shelves, Callie Rogers became the second youngest person to win the lottery in UK...

Free bowling for kids

A fellow writer told me about this program, and it does seem like a pretty darn good deal, especially if you like bowling.KidsBowlFree is a national...

How Hollywood can beat the recession

For three weeks straight, movie ticket sales have fallen, compared to a year ago. Both USA Today and the Los Angeles Times have stories today,...