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December 18, 2017

3 Best Things to Buy at Lidl for the Holidays

The discount retailer from Germany rolls out the bargains on groceries and more as it grows its U.S. store footprint.

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December 13, 2017

Gift Cards You Can Buy at a 10% Discount (or More)

Why pay full price for popular gift cards when warehouse clubs and discount websites sell them well below face value.

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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, January 2018

3 Ways to Beat the Crowds at Popular Travel Spots

Enjoy your vacation with the masses.

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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, January 2018

4 Steps to Avoiding Investment Scams

Be sure to invest safely.

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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, January 2018

4 Ways to Thwart Elder Abuse

Being prime targets for scams, seniors need to be vigilant about protecting themselves.

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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, January 2018

5 Keys to Keeping Your Data Secure

Protect yourself from would-be identity thieves.

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November 28, 2017

11 Things You Can't Return to Amazon

Before you add any of these items to your Amazon.com shopping cart, be absolutely sure you want them.

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November 22, 2017

Roundup: Best Black Friday and Thanksgiving Deals at Top Retailers 2017

Here's a roundup of doorbusters and deals from Walmart, Costco, Best Buy, Toys R Us, Home Depot, Lowe's and Amazon.

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November 21, 2017

Best Black Friday Deals at Home Depot and Lowe's 2017

Look for bargains on appliances, tools and holiday decor at the home improvement chains during Black Friday sales.

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Updated Nov. 20, 2017

Best Costco Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals 2017

The warehouse club is promising big Black Friday sales on top of its members-only prices.

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November 20, 2017

Best Walmart Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals 2017

Prices are already rolling back at Walmart, but the real Black Friday deals start on Thanksgiving.

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November 21, 2017

Best Buy's Best Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals 2017

It's all about cheap TVs, tablets and laptops during the electronics retailer's Black Friday sales, naturally.

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November 17, 2017

Best Toys R Us Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals 2017

Stores are open Thanksgiving Day, but don’t expect bargains on many of the hottest holiday toys during Black Friday sales.

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November 16, 2017

Best Amazon Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals 2017

Some of the biggest Black Friday and Thanksgiving savings on Amazon.com are on Amazon products.

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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, December 2017

Borrow Free E-Books With Libby App

From digital-content distributor OverDrive, this app gives readers free, on-the-go access to a trove of titles from multiple libraries.

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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, December 2017

5 Signs You're Buying a Flood-Damaged Car

A used vehicle with a superlow price may have been submerged in the recent hurricanes.

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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, December 2017

6 Ways to Get Holiday Deals

Whether you do your shopping in stores or online, use our tips to save money this gift-giving season.

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