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11 signs you’re spending too much, even if it doesn’t feel like it

Buying pre-cut veggies, taking hot showers, owning a car, and clipping coupons are all surprising ways you're wasting money.
Once you know the questions to ask, finding the answer is easier than you think.

I’m a financial planner — here are the 5 most important questions about money you should be asking yourself

As a certified financial planner, I've seen how hard it is find answers to your money questions. But it's not as hard as you think.
Budgeting your money for specific goals is easier than you think.

A 2-step strategy financial planners use for themselves and their clients can make your money much less confusing

Separating cash into different "buckets" — for retirement, travel, or an emergency fund — allows you to see how much is going toward each goal.
Sean, who goes by "The Money Wizard," has never stuck to a budget. (He is not pictured.)

I saved over $285,000 in my 20s without ever making a budget thanks to a laughably easy strategy I use instead

Sean, who goes by "The Money Wizard," has never stuck to a budget. Instead, he simply tracks his spending using the Numbers app on his iPhone.
A zero-sum budget helps take advantage of credit card rewards like travel, without incurring any debt. The author is not pictured.

I put everything I can on a credit card without any debt, thanks to a smart monthly strategy that keeps me in the green

For the zero-sum budget to work, they track their spending, pay off their cards multiple times a month, and keep an emergency fund.

I tried YNAB, the budgeting app that inspired me to take charge of my finances

Apps like You Need a Budget, or YNAB, are making it increasingly easier to get a handle on personal finances. Here's what it's like to use YNAB.

9 diagrams that explain the basic concepts you need to manage your money

Learn more about net worth, investing, saving, debts and other financial concepts with easy to understand bar graphs.
You can save more and retire earlier by following four key steps, according to early retiree Tanja Hester.

A woman who retired early at 38 says 4 strategies can help anyone save big without pinching pennies

You can accelerate your way to early retirement using a four-step strategy, according to one early retiree.
Teen boys in California could see a 5% decrease in their auto rates.

California is the 6th state to ban car insurance companies from using gender to determine rates, and teen boys could benefit the most

California's ban on car insurance companies using gender to set auto rates could benefit males with less than three years of driving experience.
Saving money is easier than you thought.

12 clever ways to save money every day, according to financial experts

Here are 12 unusual ways you can save money every day, including removing stored credit card numbers and implementing a 48-hour rule for spending.