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14 Best Alternatives to Quicken in 2019

14 Best Alternatives to Quicken in 2019 Back in the day, Quicken was “the bomb” when it came to money management. When Quicken first launched in 1983, personal finance nerds everywhere were overjoyed. The personal finance software program allowed people to manage their money on a computer instead of on paper. You could create a budget, record banking transactions and …


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Ibotta Review: Can You Really Make Money Buying Groceries?

Ibotta Review: Can You Really Make Money Buying Groceries? Have you ever wondered if those shopping apps you hear about really help you save or earn money? Those of you who like saving money might be interested to learn a little more about Ibotta. If you haven’t already heard of Ibotta and its powerful money-saving app, read on, my friends. …


The Real Cost of Commuting

The Real Cost of Commuting You’ve landed your dream job and have never been happier. After perfecting your morning routine and finding the best route to work, you’ve settled into the company culture quite well. The only downside is the long commute. Before you said “yes” to this new position, you considered how much impact the added driving time would …

How to Live Cheaply: 21 Ways to Save Money Today

How to Live Cheaply: 21 Ways to Save Money Today We all have different reasons for wanting to spend less money each month. Maybe you want to stop living paycheck to paycheck or you want to not have to borrow money for your next large purchase. Regardless of the reason, there are many benefits to spending less money. If you’re …

7 Cheapest & Best Ways to File Your Taxes Online in 2019

7 Cheapest & Best Ways to File Your Taxes Online in 2019 The creation of online tax preparation was genius. It allows people to file their taxes from the comfort of their home. Plus many online tax filing programs are affordable and even free! But not all programs are right for all tax situations. And some are easier to use …

What is a Sinking Fund and Why Do You Need One?

What is a Sinking Fund and Why Do You Need One? When it comes to personal finance, you may have heard about the importance of having an emergency fund. But have you ever heard of a sinking fund? Having an emergency fund in place will help cover unexpected costs. For example, maybe you’ll  lose your job, need a car repair or …

9 Ways to Watch College Football Without Cable

9 Ways to Watch College Football Without Cable For many of us, college football season is one of the most exciting times of the year. But, with so many teams to watch (including your local team), it seems like most of the “good games” require cable TV. Despite this roadblock, it’s possible to watch college football without cable. After all, …