Can Using Coupons Make You Spend More Money?

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Over the last few years there has been an intense focus on using coupons to save money by playing the grocery game. In fact, I even have a coupon database on my website that I use constantly – I’m not even sure if anyone else uses it, but it helps my wife and I out tremendously, which is why I keep it there! However, there is an inherent danger More...

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By Sandy Smith On Thursday, January 30th, 2014

How the Envelope System is Going to Save You

A lot of us are terrible at saving money. It’s hard – it takes persistence and the will power to not spend next month’s rent on “window shopping impulses”. Instead of continuing to live in constant money More...

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By LaTisha Styles On Monday, January 27th, 2014
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Three Tips to Help You Save Money

I have a simple question for you. Are you saving? The 2012 Annual National Survey Assessing Household Savings found that Only 66% of Americans spend less than their income and save the difference. That means that More...

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By Sandy Smith On Sunday, January 12th, 2014

52 Weeks To A Painless Emergency Fund

According to a 2013 survey by, 50% of those surveyed had less than a three month cushion in case of emergencies and 27% of respondents had absolutely no savings at all.  If the Great Recession taught More...


Did you know?

African Americans are significantly more likely to have some type of debt (94%) compared with the general population (82%). Credit card debt, student loan debt, and personal loans are all significantly higher in the African American community.

Source: Prudential’s 2013 "African American Financial Experience" study