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  • 5 Ways A Government Shutdown Takes Money Out Of Your Pocket

    If you’re traveling by air during a government shutdown, expect delays. That’s because more than 50,000 TSA agents and 13,000 air traffic controllers will be asked to continue working without pay until the government is eventually funded. The TSA agents are of particular concern because they’re among the lowest-paid government workers, and they may have…

  • 17 Sneaky Ways Grocery Stores Trick You Into Spending Money

    Speaking of store layouts, they’ve become a bit of a moving target. These days, it seems that as soon as we figure out where everything is in our favorite store, the powers-that-be decide to rearrange everything. If you don’t go into a certain store for a few weeks, you just might find that the entire…

  • 8 Sneaky Ways Gyms Trick You Into Spending More Money

    Personal trainers are part of the expected experience of joining a gym. While they can be valuable assets in terms of motivating you with a tailored plan to help you reach your fitness goals, they are also expensive. That’s because, in 71% of gyms, group classes alone average attendance of only one to four members,…

  • The Best Ways To Prepare For A Stock Market Crash

    While we may hear the words “blue chip” to describe shares issued by a respected, established company, we might not exactly know what that means. Blue chip companies are those who have a track record of doing well over a long period of time and toughening it out during challenging market conditions. Advertisement Blue chip…

  • The 8 Best Ways To Consolidate Credit Card Debt

    Balance transfers are a great option to use in tandem with other repayment strategies; they are not, however, a cure-all for high credit utilization. Balance transfers simply move debt from one lender to another, effectively bringing debts together into one account and a single corresponding repayment. Advertisement For those with a high credit limit and…