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12 Ways Credit Cards Can Save You Money While Traveling

Posted on 4/20/2012 9:26 EST

If you have a credit card (or three), it's possible that you're missing credit card travel rewards and perks that could save you money. Although many cards are marketed as travel credit cards and cater to the needs of the business or frequent travelers, even regular credit cards carry rewards that users often overlook. Though every card differs, here are a few of the credit card travel rewards you might be able to take advantage of with your current card or you should look for when getting a new card. Read More

Apartment Agriculture: Tips for the Frugal Urban Gardener

Posted on 4/10/2012 21:29 EST

City living has its perks, but a backyard garden is usually not one of them. Urbanites can still reap the benefits of cheap gardening and growing their own food by knowing the best plants for apartments and small spaces. Avoid having to buy expensive organic produce or fresh flowers by purchasing cheap seeds instead. Read More

Swimwear 2012: Hot Bikinis on a Budget

Posted on 4/9/2012 12:44 EST

If longer days and diet program ads are any clue, swimsuit season is quickly approaching. Toss out your old sun-beaten, pool-weathered bathing suit and prepare for a new season of pool parties and beach vacations with a new bikini. We updated our 2011 list of the best places to buy cheap bikinis and swimsuits for summer 2012. While the best time to buy swimwear is usually towards the end of summer, these swimsuit shops are selling bikinis cheap enough that you won't want to wait. And with such appealing designs, you might find yourself shopping for a few different swimsuits. Read More

DIY Wars: Lowe's or Home Depot?

Posted on 4/5/2012 13:22 EST

Target vs. Walmart, Costco vs. Sam's Club: The top retailers all have their worthy competitors. In the home improvement arena, the two giants are Lowe's and Home Depot. If you're looking to complete a spring project on a budget, is it better to head to Home Depot or Lowe's? Read More

Money-Saving Tips for Using Your Smartphone Abroad

Posted on 4/5/2012 12:04 EST

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