Category: Money matters

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Lowering the cost of your prescriptions

Prescriptions can be a pricey part of your healthcare, and every little bit helps — especially when the info is at your fingertips. I rely on a few sites to find the right price....

AHHHHHH! The taxing issue of the fiscal review…

AHHHHHH! The taxing issue of the fiscal review…

We all have to pay taxes.  And we all should review our finances—at least annually—to see what has changed.  Rather than have two headaches, I combine the two tasks into one and risk only...

Year-end planning: flexible spending accounts

Year-end planning: flexible spending accounts

Just a reminder to everyone with flexible spending accounts (FSAs) to spend, spend, spend that money on or before 31 December!   Don’t lose the money that was already taken out of your paycheck. 2011...

The Thriftista Black Friday & Cyber Monday Guide 2011

The Thriftista Black Friday & Cyber Monday Guide 2011

Black Friday seems to start earlier every year, bleeding even into this past weekend! But it’s still the biggest shopping day of the year. Here’s how you can get through it: Wait, what’s the...