Welcome back to the 6 Day Spring Clean Your Finances Challenge! In case you missed part 1, click here. Otherwise, we're on to day 3...
Day 3: Take a Look at Your Retirement Plan
Step 1: Do you have a retirement plan? If so, move on to step 2. If not, start one…right now! Never underestimate the power of compound interest. You can start by looking into retirement plans that your employer offers. There are often incentives associated with these accounts that make these investments worth you... [More]
We recycle because it helps reduce waste and pollution. We recycle because it’s good for the environment. We recycle to make the world a better place for future generations. These are all good, selfless reasons to recycle, which is why many of us do it. But have you ever thought about what recycling can do specifically for YOU? Why not be kind to the environment AND save money recycling at the same time? Here are 7 ways you can do this:
1) Refill or return empty ink cartridges.
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We could always use new ideas to help us save money on a daily basis. With the popularity of smartphones and the availability of hundreds of thousands of smartphone applications, there are many new ways to save money. We all know the popular game apps like Angry Birds, Temple Run, and Words with Friends, but there are plenty of money saving apps.
GasBuddy (Available for iPhone, Android, Windows, Blackberry)
Those of us that do a substantial amount of driving can save a significant amount of mone... [More]