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Get Married Without Going Broke! 11 Things You Must Do That Actually Work

Look at you!  You're engaged!  You're getting married!  Congratulations!You're excited.  You're happy.And though  you might not admit it, the reality is setting in, and you're wondering how you're going to survive the coming months...
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4 Simple Ways To Save Money Buying Your Wedding Ring

Buying a wedding ring.  *whew*You want to do it right, after all, you love this person and want to spend the rest of your life with them, but at the same time, you want...
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The Minimalist Guide to Cashback Rebates (or Coupons Are For Suckers)

Do you love to save money as much as I do?You probably know about coupons and online coupon codes, but did you know you can get paid to shop online with cashback rebates?  You...
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California Government Surplus Auction Meets Baggage Battles

Do you love auctions as much as I do?People gather from miles, or even countries, around in search of the inventory, the deal, the tchotchke, that is exactly what they're looking for.  With the...
Monopoly shoe on the income tax spot.

Simple Tax Mistakes You Want To Avoid

Another tax year come and gone.How did you do last year?  Did you make a tax plan and stick to it, or did you make some mistakes like me, and end up paying more...
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Upcoming U.S. Treasury Real Estate Auctions

Looking for an opportunity to buy real estate at a discount?Love the energy and excitement of auctions?You're in luck!In case you didn't know, the Federal government of the United States seizes property on a...