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Is tracking your money online too risky?

Software can help you keep your finances straight and even set a budget. Are free sites online just as good as something on your computer?

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Cities with the best credit scores

Check out the 10 large U.S. cities with the best credit scores.

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Best/Worst renovations for the money

Thinking of spending your tax refund on a remodel? Discover the renovations that will get you the most bang for your buck in the long run, and which are better left undone.

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America's lowest paying jobs

Fast food servers, farm workers and food preparers all have something in common -- they are among the lowest paying jobs in America today.

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5 ways to make yourself invaluable at work

At times, even the most secure employees can be worried about their jobs. But we've got five ways you can help make yourself invaluable at work.

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How to stay calm during a job interview

Follow these tips to help you stay calm during a job interview.

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5 easy ways to start saving more

When trying to save money, it is smart to utilize habits that are easy to implement and simple to maintain. In other words, if it's easy to save, we save.

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Household items you're paying too much for

Find out which household items you could be saving money on.

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Tips for building the perfect resume

When creating an effective resume it’s important to use the right language and the right format.

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Ways your laziness can cost you money

Companies thrive on our collective sloth. Make them earn their money by learning how your laziness is costing you cash.

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How to prepare for next year's taxes now

As we mark this year's Tax Day, it’s not too early to start thinking about next year. To avoid the chaos that can come with filing taxes, use these tips to start preparing for next year’s return.

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Let your credit cards work for you

Do you put credit card offers directly in the recycling bin?

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What to do with old tax documents

After filing your taxes you might be wondering how long you should keep your tax records and documents. Use these tips from the IRS to help you determine how long to keep your records.

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Top ways to spend your tax refund

Are you looking for ways to spend your tax refund this year? Consider these ideas.

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Use direct deposit to get faster return

If you are expecting a tax refund, you can get it more quickly if you authorize the return to be directly deposited into your bank account.

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Debunking common tax myths

As you start to work on your taxes for this year check some of these myths about filing your taxes.

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Most overlooked tax deductions

Cut your tax bill to the bone by claiming all the breaks you deserve -- including some you may not know about.

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How to deal with job loss

Get tips from on how to deal with losing your job.

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5 things the IRS doesn't want you to know

If tax day has you nervous this year, read on to discover five things the IRS doesn't want you to know, so that you can at least get a giggle or two at the IRS's expense.

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5 strange-but-true tax deductions

As you race to file your taxes this year, find some inspiration in five of the weirdest tax deductions ever successfully claimed.

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Top 10 most stressful jobs of 2016

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Recent big mergers and acquisitions

With Verizon announcing Monday it has agreed to pay $4.83 billion for Yahoo, check out some the biggest mergers and acquisitions from recent years.

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Top 10 most popular car colors

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Britain's royal toddlers in photos

Britain's Prince George turns 3 on July 22. Check out the latest photos and more of the royal family.

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17 trips that can change your life

Here are 17 travel experiences suggested by CNN that can give a new perspective on life, a fresh appreciation for the planet or just a chance to join in a giant celebration that lifts the spirits.

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The most influential candy bars of all time

With Thursday marking National Junk Food Day, it's time to feed both your sweet tooth and your brain with a look at the most influential candy bars of all time.

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10 best cities to live and work

For those value-hunters seeking the most bang for the buck from life -- specifically, where you live and work -- CareerCast.com has 10 suggestions.

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10 of the coolest work perks

Jobs site Glassdoor.com has compiled a list of some of the more fun or unusual perks cited by its users that go above and beyond that core set of benefits most people expect these days.

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World's weirdest ice cream flavors

July is National Ice Cream Month, with Sunday also marking National Ice Cream Day. With that in mind, check out some of the weirdest flavors from around the world.

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Top 10 hot dog toppings for National Hot Dog Day

As you celebrate National Hot Dog Day on Thursday, what are you reaching for to finish off that hot dog? Mustard? Maybe some chili and cheese? Whatever your tastes, see where they land on this list of the top 10 hot dog toppings.

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What to know about Pokemon Go

In less than a week, Pokemon Go has become a mobile sensation, allowing users to catch wild Pokemon in real-world locations via their smartphones. As The Pokemon Company explains on its website, the mobile game forces users to "Explore cities and towns around where you live and even around the globe to capture as many Pokemon as you can. As you move around, your smartphone will vibrate to let you know you're near a Pokemon. Once you've encountered a Pokemon, take aim on your smartphone's touch…

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9 tourist attractions that are crumbling down

Some of the world's most beautiful historical and natural sites are on the brink of collapse. Here are nine, collected by CNN, that are endangered simply because they attract so many visitors.

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