Before your next trip to Best Buy, check out this expert advice to save some cash
Survey programs is a great way to boost your miles and points balance. In some cases, it is also a great way to make some extra cash. It is no secret that I am a huge fan of surveys. So today, I will list all my top reasons for being such a big fan of surveys. Show More Summary
A private medical device maker, BACtrack, earned the $200,000 cash prize for the National Institute of Health Wearable Biosensor Challenge this week for its BACtrack Skyn wristband, an alcohol monitor. This challenge was issued backShow More Summary
Should you go for the ZTE Axon 7 or the LG G5? Today we are putting these flagships face to face to see which one is more worthy of your hard-earned cash.
If you still haven’t picked up Audio-Technica’s coveted ATH-M50x headphones, Amazon will sell you a pair for $90 today, as long as you don’t mind buying a refurb. That’s the best cash price we’ve ever seen, so if you’ve had these on your wishlist for awhile, this is the day to buy them. Read more...
Sarah, a business coaching client, was going through a cash flow crunch in her consulting practice. She had just signed 6 large contracts, either as the prime contractor, or as a subcontractor participating in a "team" proposal. She should have been thrilled, after all these multiyear contracts were for several million dollars of business. Show More Summary
Refinancing has big benefits — you can lower your monthly payments, score a better interest rate, or even leverage your home for some cash to pay off other expenses — but only if you do it right. Doing it wrong isn’t dire; the worst-case scenario is spending money on the process only to realize you aren’t really saving that much on your mortgage. Show More Summary
When it comes to cash rewards, your options are usually credit cards that award specific types of purchases like gas or travel, or those that award a lower flat-rate of 1% or 1.5% cash back. The Fidelity® Rewards Visa Signature® Card, however, awards one of the highest flat-rate cash back...
Near-global financial collapse! Cyber-terrorists on the loose! A cash economy! Mr. Robot's second season sure sounds like it takes place in the future as imagined by your average angry uncle on Facebook. In a teaser for the next season, we learn a little more about the aftermath of the Evil Corp hack that closed out ... More »
by Claire Tsosie If you have a secured credit card -- a credit card that requires cash collateral -- you may be looking forward to the day your issuer returns your deposit and you "graduate" to an unsecured account. Trouble is, many secured...Show More Summary
Think about how much stuff you have in your wallet at the moment: maybe a little cash, and probably a few debit cards or credit cards. Now, are you satisfied with how much your wallet is earning for you? It’s never a bad time to take a look inside that billfold to see if you […]
Despite enjoying your job and the people there, you'd love it more if being there put added cash in your pockets. There's a family to plan, a significant other to spoil, and more problems to solve with the additional dollars made. It's about time you get on top of asking your boss about a raise. Show More Summary
Pin it Planning on selling soon? I'm sure you know that kitchens and bathrooms are a great target for your makeover dollars, but they also are the most expensive places to renovate. If you have just a little cash but want to make a major impact, step outside and check out the view from the curb. READ MORE »
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog, Cash is a proxy for the freedom to maintain some privacy in an era of Big Brother repression, surveillance and the suppression of dissent. I've covered the war on cash i.e. the proposed...Show More Summary
Still hanging on to that ratty looking old suitcase with the broken zipper? Most of us run our luggage into the ground, refusing to put down the cash on a much-needed upgrade until the seams are torn and the wheels are literally falling off. Show More Summary
Which Android OEM deserves respect? And most importantly, we all have to wonder which one deserves our hard-earned cash. Do you have a favorite one?
Buying a smartphone used to be a relatively straightforward experience. You'd simply walk into your local carrier and fork over some cash for a new device and, more often than not, a new 2-year contract. But over time, carriers got tired of subsidizing pricey smartphones, a sentiment which quickly ushered in the era of installment pricing. Show More Summary
A rash of major breaches in recent years proves that your credit card information is hardly safe. But a recent heist in Japan shows that hackers are getting scary good at turning that data into cold hard cash. In this case, coordinated ATM withdrawals with cloned credit cards netted criminals $12.7 million in just two hours. Read more...
The end of the month has passed. Your credit card payment was due and other bills had consumed the cash you needed to pay your credit card bill. Unfortunately, your payment was late and you incurred an overdue fee. Have you considered asking for the late fee to be waived? Those requests succeed more often than you might think. Show More Summary
A 401(k) is seen by many as a quick source of cash. Here's why it's a bad idea to cash it out.