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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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Memorial Day, by the numbers

Memorial Day is widely considered the unofficial start to summer for many Americans, with travel, gatherings and food a big part of the national holiday. Memorial Day is also a time to reflect on those who've died in service to the country. With the fun ahead, and the true meaning not lost, here's a look at Memorial Day by the numbers, as developed by Wallet Hub:

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10 highest paid CEOs

Nice work if you can get it: Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs of 2015, as reported by The Associated Press and executive data firm Equilar.

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Best new coastal hotels in U.S.

With the Memorial Day holiday weekend quickly approaching, take a peek at what CNN is calling the best new coastal hotels in the United States.

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10 coolest 2016 cars under $18,000

Proving that cool and affordable really can continue to coexist, Kelley Blue Book has named its annual list of the 10 Coolest Cars Under $18,000.

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America's 10 fastest-growing cities

Texas is big in size, and the population is growing to match. Five of the top-eight, fastest-growing big cities in the U.S. are in Texas, according to new U.S. Census Bureau data from 2014 to 2015. Among cities with a population of at least 50,000 people as of July 1, 2014, here are the top-10 fastest-growing cities in terms of total population:

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18 things we love on vacation but hate at home

Patience has a way of growing when you're on vacation. Here are 18 things we love on vacation, but hate at home, as suggested by CNN.

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Top US, world landmarks

TripAdvisor has released its 2016 list of the top landmarks as part of its Travelers' Choice Awards. See what made the top 10 for the United States and for the world.

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Same-sex marriage around the world

With Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signing an initiative to legalize same-sex marriages on Tuesday, another country is close to joining the growing list of countries where same-sex marriages have become legal. Peña Nieto will need congressional approval for the initiative to take effect. There are 23 countries around the world where same-sex marriages have become legal. Here's a look at the countries, with some information from the Pew Research Center:

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Tips to prevent bike theft

May is National Bicycle Month, and May 16-20 is National Bike to Work Week. Here are some tips to keep your wheels safe and secure.

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Best summer travel destinations of 2016

If you're yearning for a summer vacation this year but aren't sure where to go, take a look at which cities give you the most bang for your buck.

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World's hottest street foods

Some of the best and most memorable eating is also some of the most humble: street food. Stewed pig offal, white radish cake, crispy seafood pancakes and chicken satay skewers -- these were just some of the dishes on offer at the third World Street Food Congress exhibiting "the comforting flavors of home."

Here are some of the most popular dishes, according to CNN:

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25 best cities for summer jobs

While summer is a time for leisure and relaxation for some, others will be hoping the summer job market comes through for them this year. Take a look at the best U.S. cities for summer jobs, as ranked by WalletHub.

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