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Marriage and Money: How Do You Join Your Finances?

As my wedding day approaches, I am beginning to understand that marriage is not just a union of love; it's also a joint venture that includes the combining of financial assets. Cue the discussion of ... The Shared Bank Account.

5 Tips for Writing an Insurance Appeal

Last week, we showed you how to check your hospital bill to make sure you weren't being overcharged. This week, we'll show you what to do when your insurance company refuses to pay.

Five steps to getting a mortgage

Don't you hate the first time you make a certain kind of purchase? We've all been in the situation when even the tidbits of advice you have heard...

Remove stains to save your wallet

I am frugal or as my wife calls me, cheap. Because I can't bear to spend more money on something I can fix or save it really irks me when we have to...

Complain to get free food!

As we have been fans of the drive through and the new "to go" services many restaurants are now offering we have found that the service is often...

Free guide for first time homebuyer's

Wells Fargo is offering up a guide for first time homebuyer's, which comes chock full of information and explanations of the many terms associated...

What to do when you get pulled over

Back in February Tom Barlow covered 40 ways to avoid a traffic ticket which provided some great tips relating to preparation, driving, and what to do...

Four great ways to find a mechanic

Finding a good mechanic can be a particularly daunting task. I have been trying to find a new mechanic near me for quite a little while now. This...