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Americans Are Optimistic About the Economy Again

The days might still be short and gray in much of the country, but when it comes to money and finances, Americans today have a sunnier outlook than we have in a long time. 389 more words

Why You Should Never Buy Stuff When You're Sad

If you lose out on a plum assignment or get passed over for a promotion, your first tendency might be to head to the mall or click over to Amazon for a pick-me-up in the form of some discretionary splurging. 348 more words

The 1 Task Americans Just Can't Accomplish

When it comes to budgeting, we have good intentions—really, we do. It’s just that somewhere between the idea of keeping track of our money and spending within our means and the execution of that pretty important task, we fall short. 404 more words

America's Most Outrageously Expensive Places to Live

If you’re trying to pinch pennies, you might want to stay away from New York City, Bellevue, Wash., Scottsdale, Ariz., and, oh, just about anywhere in California. 348 more words