10 Free Things That People Still Pay For

Are you still paying unnecessarily for things that you could be getting for free? Take a look at some ways that you may be able to cut some costs in your life from Money Talks News: Free Checking: free checking still exists, it’s just rare. When you’re looking for lower fees, including free checking, it’s ... read more

The Truth About Using Debit vs. Credit


When you’re reaching for your wallet to make a purchase, what goes through your head when deciding whether to use debit or credit? USA Today has some great insight into when you should use each card and why. Take a look: Source: USA Today

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Uses for Clothespins?

They’ll hold your laundry up so it can air dry on the line outside, but can you think of any other creative ways to make use of clothespins on hand?           We look forward to hearing your best ideas. Thanks for being a Tip Hero! Photo credit: liesl1020

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What Are Some Ways That You Plan on Going Green?


Happy Earth Day! In honor of this special day, we’d like to know what “green” changes you plan on making in and around your home, and/or in your daily life. What changes have you already made that benefit both you an planet Earth? Tell us about it in the comments section below. Thanks for being ... read more

Tip Hero Staff’s Pick for Website of the Week: LastPass


Sick of having to remember all of your logins information for every website you visit on a normal basis? Well this week’s featured website solves that problem for free. Let’s take a look at LastPass: Over at LastPass, you’ll find a secure and trusted way to store passwords. You won’t have to remember those crazy ... read more

Top Giveaways of the Week 4/21/14

Here are some of the top giveaways and sweepstakes from around the web: $50 Amazon Gift Card $500 Walmart Gift Card Cuisinart 4-Cup Mini Food Processor   $1,000 eBay Shopping Spree from eBay $1,199 Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro from Lenova $2,000 Joie Gift Card from Refinery29 $710 STOK Quattro Grill from Techtronic Industries $1,000 Carve ... read more

5 No-Cost Redecorating Tips to Try


            If spring cleaning also make you want to redecorate a bit, then try some of these great no-cost ideas from Curbly that incorporate using what’s already available to you. 1. Choose One or Two Unifying Colors Use the picture above as inspiration. If you have a lot of books, ... read more

3 Awesome DIY Shoe Makeovers for Spring


Getting the itch to get some new footgear for spring? Instead of spending the money for new shoes, why not just give your current shoes a makeover? DIY Shoe Bling Bling out an old pair of shoes for a fraction of the price of buying new sparkly shoes. DIY Shoe Clips         ... read more

3 Hidden Fees to Watch for When Refinancing Your Mortgage

Refinancing your mortgage may seem like a great opportunity in this market, but it could be the wrong choice for you, even if it ends up lowering your monthly payments. There are certain fees and such that you need to be aware of before you take the plunge. Take a look at a couple that ... read more

3 Websites That Look Legitimate But Will Take Your Money


It’s easy to spot a site that’s obviously a scam, but there are some sites out there that look trustworthy that aren’t exactly forthcoming. The following 3 sites aren’t technically “scam” websites, but they can easily have you paying more than you bargained for if you don’t pay attention. Here are 3 misleading sites to ... read more