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People share how their savings saved them

[ad_1] WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE — Pictured: Vicki Gunvalson — (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) An essential part of a sound financial plan is an emergency fund. An emergency fund is a savings cushion that’s stashed away and left untouched until an emergency arises. You may have heard it referred to […]

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50 frugal first dates

[ad_1] K.C. Bailey/Netflix First dates carry a lot of pressure. Where should you go? What are you going to wear? What if you say something awkward? There’s a sense that if you don’t deliver on the first date, there won’t be a second one. In one episode of the Netflix comedy series “Master of None,” […]

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How to buy Girl Scout Cookies online

[ad_1] John Moore/Getty Images You can buy Girl Scout Cookies online. Sort of. The organization launched its revamped digital cookie-selling platform, dubbed “Digital Cookie 2.0,” in December 2015 after launching the initial program in 2014. The program aims to help Girl Scouts gain experience in the fast-paced world of e-commerce. “Digital Cookie 2.0 will provide […]

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Join us for tweet chat on love and money

[ad_1] Image Source/DigitalVision/Getty Images Valentine’s Day is almost here. You may be feeling the pressure to wow your significant other with gifts, a fancy dinner and chocolates, but those costs add up quickly. Every kiss may begin with Kay, but the credit card bill for that lovely piece of jewelry is going to pack a […]