Craig Johnson is a conscious money-saver who still reads paperback books and listens to vinyl. He likes to write about how technology is making things easier and more affordable — but also sometimes more dangerous — for the modern consumer. You can reach Craig at [email protected]
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The #1 Difference Between Super Savers and Average Savers
The #1 Difference Between ‘Super Savers’ and Average Savers Investing & Retirement February 14, 2020
When it comes to saving money, some people are extremely good at it, while many more are just average or…
Electric Vehicle Tax Credit: What to Know for 2020
Electric Vehicle Tax Credit: What to Know for 2020 Cars February 12, 2020
If you're thinking about buying an electric vehicle (EV), the federal tax credit can save you a lot money. Because…
T-Mobile, Sprint Merger Approved By Federal Court
Just Announced: T-Mobile and Sprint Are Approved to Merge Cell Phones February 11, 2020
The merger between wireless giants T-Mobile and Sprint has cleared a major hurdle as a federal judge ruled in favor…
New Study: Nearly Half of Americans Admit to Committing Financial InfidelityNew Study: Nearly Half of Americans Admit to Committing Financial Infidelity
New Study: 3 Ways You Might Be Financially Cheating on Your Partner Money & Credit February 11, 2020
More people are hiding their finances from their partners than ever before, according to a new study. A poll from…
Report: The 3 Home Renovations That Are Worth the Cost
Report: The 3 Home Renovations That Are Worth the Cost Homes & Real Estate February 10, 2020
Renovating your home can be a huge undertaking and not without its headaches — but it can really pay off…
3 Things You Need to Do With Your Prescription Before You Leave the Pharmacy
3 Things You Need to Do With Your Prescription Before You Leave the Pharmacy Health February 7, 2020
More and more pharmacies are making big mistakes with your prescription medications, according to a recent report. The New York…
New Study: Nearly 40% of Americans Overpay for Gasoline
New Study: Nearly 40% of Americans Overpay for Gasoline Cars February 5, 2020
We get it: When you're behind the wheel and short on time, shopping for the best gas price may not…
New AT&T Cell Phone Plan for 55+ Seniors
New AT&T Cell Phone Plan for 55+ Seniors Cell Phones February 4, 2020
If you're a senior or have an older family member with a cell phone, one of the nation's leading carriers…
How to Delete What Facebook Knows About Your Life
How to Delete What Facebook Knows About Your Life Mobile & Electronics February 3, 2020
If you have a Facebook account, you should know that you have more control over what information you share with…
Person checking credit score
Study: Increasing Your Credit Score Could Save You Over $56,000 Money & Credit February 3, 2020
A recent study indicates that improving your credit score by just 70 points can qualify you for much better interest…
Big Changes for Your Credit Score Are Coming in 2020
Big Changes for Your Credit Score Are Coming in 2020 Money & Credit January 30, 2020
Consumers who fall into debt and look to catch up by taking out personal loans will most likely see their…
Couple buying an electric vehicle
New Report: Owning an Electric Car Can Save You $1,000+ a Year Cars January 29, 2020
If you're thinking about buying a car, a new report indicates that you'll pay way less per year for an…
Woman Celebrates Getting Job
New Report: Here Are the Top 6 Career Fields for Remote Jobs in 2020 Jobs January 23, 2020
Much has been made about the rise of work-from-home jobs and the best emerging flexible jobs in various industries. But…
Here Are the Top 10 Career Fields for Flexible Jobs
Work From Home: Top 100 Companies With Remote Jobs in 2020 Jobs January 23, 2020
Remote jobs are no longer just a fringe benefit offered by a few companies. There are way more work-from-home positions…
Honda CR-V is one of the 2020 Best Cars for the Money
New Report: These 2020 Vehicles Are the Best for the Money Cars January 23, 2020
No matter whether you’re actively shopping for a new car or just keeping your eye on your next possible vehicle…
These Are the 10 Hottest Job Markets for 2020
These Are the 10 Hottest Job Markets for 2020 Jobs January 21, 2020
Looking for gainful employment in the new year? You might want to think about moving to someplace where jobs will…
How Much Does It Cost to Charge an Electric Car?
How Much Does It Cost to Charge an Electric Car? Cars January 21, 2020
If you're thinking about buying an electric vehicle, one of the first things you probably want to know is how…
Report: Here Are the Best Jobs for 2020
Report: Here Are the 15 Best Jobs for 2020 Jobs January 17, 2020
The new year presents opportunities for new employment for many Americans. As 2020 begins, what are the best professions out…
Toyota Rav4 is one of the cars that people keep the longest
Report: Top 15 Cars That People Keep for 15 Years or More Cars January 15, 2020
One of the key things that car shoppers should be concerned with is reliability: How long will the car you're…
Get Awesome Odd Jobs in 2020 from your smartphone
Odd Jobs: 5 Websites and Apps Where You Can Make Extra Money in 2020 Jobs January 10, 2020
Clocking in to a 9-to-5 isn't the only way to make money. More and more people these days are doing…
How Much Does It Cost To Charge an Electric Car?
10 Emerging Jobs That Offer Flexibility in 2020 Jobs January 8, 2020
Flexible jobs are more popular than ever in the work world. And many of the roles aren't the same old…
10 Jobs You Can Work From Anywhere
10 Well-Paying Jobs You Can Do From Anywhere Jobs January 7, 2020
When it comes to remote jobs, it's not always necessarily the case that you can work from anywhere. A lot…
Scam Alert: Why You Should Never Abbreviate 2020
Scam Alert: Why You Should Never Abbreviate 2020 Scams & Rip-Offs January 6, 2020
It may be a new year, but criminals are up to their old tricks in new ways — and one…
10 High-Paying Remote Jobs With $100K+ Salaries
10 High-Paying Remote Jobs With $100K+ Salaries Jobs January 2, 2020
You may not think that the words "$100,000" and "remote jobs" even go together, but you'd be surprised. Jobs site…
Got a Gift Card for Christmas? Read This!
Got a Gift Card for Christmas? Read This! Money & Credit December 26, 2019
Christmas is a time of goodwill and gifts, but also gift cards. Countless people this holiday season will receive gift…
Report: Here Are 7 Fast-Growing Careers for Remote Jobs
Report: Here Are 7 Fast-Growing Careers for Remote Jobs Jobs December 23, 2019
Finding a job that allows you to work from home used to be rare, but not anymore. Employers are increasingly…
Cheap international flight in the sky
The Best Airlines for Cheap International Flights in Each State Travel December 20, 2019
Flying abroad can often seem intimidating when you consider some of the prices, but cheap international flights can be found!…
Best Used Cars for 2020
New Report: Here Are the Best Used Cars for 2020 Cars December 18, 2019
You may be thinking about buying a new car for the new year, but money expert Clark Howard says used…
5 Secret Ways Hiring Managers Screen You On LinkedIn
5 Secret Ways Hiring Managers Screen You On LinkedIn Jobs December 17, 2019
Social media sites like Facebook and Twitter are popular ways to communicate with the many networks you establish. On LinkedIn,…
5 Things to Know Before You Use Zelle
5 Things to Know Before You Use Zelle Banks & Banking December 11, 2019
Payment apps that allow people to send and receive money with a few taps on their smartphones have exploded over…