Saving on gas as the prices spike

In the last week, prices have spiked by 14 cents. It's an increase drivers haven't seen since February of this year, according to AAA.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 07:55am EDT

What to do when debt has you afraid to answer the phone

What can you do when the debt collector starts harassing you?

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 07:16am EDT

Financial tips for newlyweds

Engaged couples normally spend dozens of hours planning their weddings, but not enough time planning their financial futures. Communication is key to knowing you and your partner are investing wisely for the future.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 07:04am EDT

Column: How to haggle and save big

If you can buy it, you can haggle over it and save. Consumer Reports offers some tips how to negotiate for services and big purchases.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 05:15am EDT

D.C. power customers say Starion ripped them off

More than 100 D.C. residents say they thought they were getting a good deal when they signed on with third party power providers to cut their power bills. Instead, they told the D.C. Public Service Commission, they got ripped off.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 05:30pm EDT

Patience is a virtue: Catch last-minute hotel deals with smartphone apps

There are lots of discounts for travelers who have the stomach to wait until the day of their stay to make reservations.

Tuesday - 07/09/2013, 05:47am EDT

Personal banking information could be up grabs

Credit and debit card purchases may not be as private as you think, according to a new report.

Monday - 07/08/2013, 07:53am EDT

Why you should buy a TV in July

If you're on the market for a new TV, July is the perfect time to buy a high-quality set at a great price.

Monday - 07/08/2013, 07:47am EDT

How will student loan interest rates affect you?

Depending on the type of loan, some students won't feel the pinch of doubling interest rates while others will take the hit upon graduation.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 05:35pm EDT

Cookouts take bigger bite out of your wallet

Rising beef prices will make for a heftier grocery bill as you plan for your Fourth of July cookout.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 04:33am EDT

Diesel drivers saving more in long run, study finds

A University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute study estimates savings between $2,000 and $6,000 in total ownership costs in a three- to five-year period.

Monday - 07/01/2013, 07:20am EDT
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Cable companies offer deals to attract customers

Hulu, Netflix, Amazon, and Apple are just a few companies now offering TV shows through the Internet. But, cable and satellite companies are fighting back and working to win customers with deals and promotions.

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 09:51am EDT

Tips to keep your energy bill down in hot weather

Hot and humid temperatures will rule the rest of the week, but there are ways to stay cool without running the air conditioner constantly.

Monday - 06/24/2013, 12:26pm EDT

U. of Richmond ups free-education income limit

The University of Richmond will offer a free education to Virginia students with family incomes at $60,000 or less beginning in the fall 2014.

Friday - 06/21/2013, 04:59pm EDT

Ride instead of drive to save thousands of dollars

Ditch the car and save big bucks. Thursday is the eighth annual Dump the Pump Day to encourage commuters to ride public transportation instead of drive.

Thursday - 06/20/2013, 09:48am EDT

Tips to stretch your grocery dollar

Here are some tips from Martha Stewart to keep the grocery bill from requiring a second mortgage.

Monday - 06/17/2013, 03:59am EDT

Check contractors carefully when repairing storm damages

Like bees to honey, scam artists flock to areas hit by severe weather.

Friday - 06/14/2013, 01:44pm EDT

Best airfare deal of the year starts today

What perhaps may be the best airfare deal of the year begins on Tuesday.

Tuesday - 06/11/2013, 09:31pm EDT

Thousands of area homeowners to receive mortgage settlement

Thousands of people across the Washington area and across the country who lost their homes to foreclosure are about to get checks in the mail.

Tuesday - 06/11/2013, 01:13pm EDT

Tech Tips: Ways to improve online life, save money

Tech Tips: Review your digital life regularly to improve experience, save money

Friday - 06/07/2013, 02:04pm EDT
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