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I went from $100,000 of debt to building my wealth by asking myself a simple question

Before she changed her money mindset, she believed she should be able to spend her money on whatever she wanted because she worked hard at her job.

15 common, expensive things that aren’t worth your money

We asked several financial planners for their input on common, expensive things that most people would be better off not spending their money on.
Erin Heger and her father.

I coped with my dad’s terminal cancer diagnosis by traveling and ‘living in the now.’ But I almost ruined my financial future in the...

After her father was diagnosed with cancer, he started spending money to check off his bucket list. Then the author started to do the same.
One man, not pictured, directed $1 million of his winnings toward 420 Day, an annual event supporting marijuana legalization.

The first thing 14 lottery winners have bought after finding out they were rich

Winning the lottery may be a dream come true, but what that actually looks like is different for everyone.
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My husband and I paid off $10,000 of credit card debt in 3 months by making 2 changes to our lifestyle

The author and her husband accumulated more than $30,000 of credit card debt over the course of three years.

My wife and I once sold our clothes to survive between paychecks. 5 years later, we’re saving half of our $160,000 income.

Daniella Flores is a 30-year-old living near St. Louis, Missouri. Here, she breaks down how much she and her wife spend and save each month.

A financial therapist says penny-pinching probably isn’t going to help you spend less, but the occasional splurge might

If you say no to eating out with friends every time they ask, your deprivation might cause you to overdo it later on, leading you to spend more money.
The old-fashioned way to buy a car.

5 things that get cheaper when the Fed cuts interest rates

Borrowers may see interest rates down on credit cards, variable rate student loans, auto loans, small business loans, and home equity lines of credit.
They spent the money on a car and a car trailer — along with a racecar and a camper.

A couple allegedly spent $120,000 that was mistakenly deposited into their bank account

BB&T bank notified Robert and TIffany Williams to tell them they owed $120,000 that didn't belong to them. the couple had already spent the money.
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Here’s the exact 7-step system I used to cut my grocery bill in half and save money on food

In recent years, I discovered that I could save over 50% of my grocery cost just by implementing a few simple tweaks to my shopping routine.