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5 Alternative Housing Options You Can Afford

Friends finding alternative housing options they can afford
You don't have to live in a van by the river to cut your housing costs dramatically — instead, consider some nontraditional abodes, like these.

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While you're waiting for that turkey to roast, why not make a little extra cash?

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If you have vegetarians at your Thanksgiving table, these dishes will help them pass on the turkey without feeling deprived.

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Wouldn't it be nice to scatter several "mini" retirements all throughout your career? You can! Just make these money moves first.

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Is holiday stress season is here again? This year, resolve to take it easy despite your overflowing calendar.

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With the right outerwear, you can weather any storm. Put on any of these rain jackets for men and you can maintain your busy day without the rain getting in your way.

10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Life Before the End of the Year

There's still plenty of time left before New Year's to make this the best year ever!

Why Holding Onto Too Much Stuff Is a Burden for Your Loved Ones

Material items will not follow you into the afterlife, so you might as well declutter your home while you're still here.

11 Money Habits That Make You Look Financially Immature

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How to Save on 12 Winter Essentials

Before the snow starts to fall, save big and stock up on these winter must-haves. You can bundle up in the cash you save!

10 Ways to Age Well for $0

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The 5 Best Bike Trailers

Bringing the kids out for a bike ride isn't easy, but it can be. Just use any of these bike trailers and they can enjoy the ride along with you.

6 Ways to Feel Better About Your Financial Situation

When account balances are low, it's easy to get down about our finances. There's a better way.

How Cutting Your Losses Can Save You More Than Money

Learn to let go and you'll gain way more than better financial habits. Sunk costs are sunk for a reason!

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Flashback Friday: 74 Easy Ways to Reduce Stress

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