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The 7 Best Gas Credit Cards, According to Personal Finance Experts

Looking for ways to manage rising gas prices? These gas credit cards help you earn rewards, get bonuses, and save...


How to Find Cheap Gas Near You

With gas prices hovering around record levels, it pays to shop around. Here's how you can find cheap gas, no...


15 Things You Won’t Hear Money Experts Say

Financial pros don't believe in these money misconceptions, and you shouldn't either.


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Here’s How Costco Keeps Their Gas So Cheap

Costco's gas price is some of the cheapest around—but why? Well, the reason behind their cheap gas is actually quite...


50 Supermarket Tricks That Will Save You Money

From grocery apps to price matching to product swaps, these tips will help you keep that cash in your wallet


20 Deals You Can Only Get on Pi Day

Pi day celebrates the mathematical constant—but it's also an excellent day to score deals on tasty treats.



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If You’re Not Buying Clothes from Costco, You Might Want to Start

While we were all focusing on Kirkland Signature food, Costco was slowly gaining steam in the clothing world to the...

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The 18 Things Chefs Buy at Costco

We all know how great the deals can be at Costco—so it should come as no surprise that professional chefs...


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12 Times a Costco Membership Won’t Pay Off

Believe it or not, buying in bulk isn't always cheaper. These situations might stop you from getting the most mileage...


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12 Things You Think Are Cheaper at Aldi but Aren’t

Shopping at Aldi is generally gentle on your wallet...but not every item on their shelves is a bargain. Here's what...


10 Things You Should Never Buy at Aldi

Hey, nobody's perfect, but Aldi sure does come close. Still, you may want to skip these items when shopping at...


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13 Ways Costco Tricks You into Spending More Money

It might seem like you're getting a good deal when you buy in bulk, but watch out for these ways...


When Is the Best Time to Buy a Mattress? Top 3 Times of Year to Save

Follow this guide to learn the best time to buy a mattress, plus how to find the most comfortable bed...


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Received an Unexpected Package? It Could Be a Brushing Scam

Finding an unfamiliar package on your doorstep could have a dangerous downside.


50 Cheap Valentine’s Day Gifts for 2022 That Only Look Expensive

If your love knows no bounds but you're on a tight budget, check out these Valentine’s Day gifts under $25...


This Is What an Amazon Email Scam Looks Like

Not every email from Amazon is legitimate. Keep an eye out for these telltale signs you might be dealing with...


These 6 Budget Cuts Helped Me Pay Off $71,000 in Debt

This 29-year-old woman went from broke and in debt to owner of a thriving business, and it all started with...


Do You Know How Much to Tip? Test Your Tipping Etiquette

See if you can answer these tricky questions on tipping and find out if you've been giving the right amount...


Save $150 on the Reader’s Digest Editor-Approved Avocado Green Mattress

Go green and save green with our exclusive Avocado mattress promo code for Reader's Digest readers. Save $150 on an...


Gift Card Scams: What They Are and How to Avoid Them

Your credit card isn't the only item in your wallet that scammers love. Watch out for these gift card scams...


This Is the Best Time to Buy Flights

Travel is back, and we've got tips from the experts on the best time to buy flights to get great...

Here’s How Much to Tip Hotel Housekeeping

Etiquette experts reveal tipping advice for hotel stays, including when, how, and how much to tip housekeeping.


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15 Signs Someone Just Stole Your Identity

Nearly 60 million Americans have been victims of identity theft. Watch out for these signs that you're one of them.


The New Tipping Etiquette: How Much to Tip in Every Situation, from Salons to Restaurants to Drivers...

The pandemic changed tipping etiquette. Here's what you need to know about when, what, and how to tip now.


How I Saved $13,000 in One Year Doing 3 Simple Things

This mom of three made some simple budget changes and saved around $13,000 in just one year.


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How to Stop Getting Those Pesky Car Extended Warranty Calls

Robocalls about your car's extended warranty are annoying and potentially dangerous. Here's why you're getting them in the first place—and how...


Our Home Editor’s #1 Pick for Black Friday Sales 2022

Here's what our Home Editor is adding to her cart ahead of Black Friday (and you should too).