Money Management

Let’s face it: we love bundle deals, whether a combo meal at a restaurant or movie theater or a Black Friday media console with accessories thrown in. Marketers know it, too, which is why bundle deals are very common in every aspect of consumerism (there are bundles for services like Internet, cable and cell service, […]

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Whenever I receive an unexpected lump of cash such as a gift card, bonus, or tax refund, I find myself extremely tempted to treat it differently than other income. Instead of looking at the budget to see where it might best benefit our overall financial situation, I immediately think of what “extra” thing I could […]

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Our family lives in plenty of luxury but people who really know our situation sees me as someone who’s fairly frugal. “Why do you sacrifice to save when you can afford more?” is a question my friends often ask me. It’s a pretty pointed question, but what they really want to know is how they […]

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Have you ever sat through a bad movie just because you didn’t want to “waste” the money you spent on the ticket? What about a dud of a car that you refused to give up on despite multiple trips to the mechanic? If so, you’re not alone. This behavior is a mental money trap economists and […]

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The phrase “dollars to doughnuts” first appeared in the mid-19th century as a catchy way to describe something considered a safe bet. Dollars obviously hold value, whereas doughnuts are essentially worthless (unless you’re a big fan of doughnuts, maybe). So, what does this mean to you, as a consumer, and how can it become a […]

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Dealing with a dishonest salesman or falling for a sneaky marketing ploy are experiences we can learn to identify and avoid, but there are other kinds of money traps many of us fall for – and they start in our own minds. A common scenario that illustrates the first of these mental traps is shopping […]

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