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Money at 30: 4 Things I Learned About Rental Cars as a First Timer 3

All in all, renting my first car wasn't quite as intimidating as my nervous little brain was anticipating. That said I did still manage to avoid making a mistake or two along the way with what I believe were some smart moves on my part.

Summer Travelers Expected to Spend Upwards of $6,000

The average amount a U.S. adult will spend on their summer vacation this year is $6,237. Unfortunately it seems that spending that money doesn't go down so easily with everyone. In fact 40% of respondents admit that they often think about their post-travel credit cards bills while on vacation.

Money at 30: 4 Tips for Eating Healthy While Still Saving Money 4

As a trip to your local Whole Foods will tell you, shopping for healthy foods is rarely a cheap endeavor. However there are still a few changes you can make to your shopping list and diet that could be a step in the right direction for your health while still...

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — April 2018

With summer just around the corner, it's no wonder that travel was a common topic again this month. Meanwhile several bloggers dove into the topics of financial planning, education, and advising. Finally, everything from credit and retirement to frugality and financial independence were also touched on this time around.

Money at 30: 3 Types of Insurance That Are Worth Spending Money On 3

Insurance is frustrating. While it can surely come in handy in a pinch, it's hard not to look at the money you spend on a given policy and feel you've wasted it if you don't need to make a claim. That said, not having these three types of insurance can...

What Do Americans Know About Foreign Transaction Fees? 1

Although foreign transaction fees might not seem like a big deal to many Americans, they can really add up when traveling. Keep in mind that most credit card rewards offer users 1% to 2%, while transaction fees range from 2% to 3% — meaning travelers are losing money with each...

Amazon Prime Prices Set to Rise 2

Although some of the site's 100 million subscribers may call be calling it quits over the increase, the undeniable convenience of the service may make it hard for some users to part ways with it.

Money at 30: My Experience Using Credit Karma Tax 2

Overall, I'm still amazed that Credit Karma Tax is free and I'm really glad I decided to try it out. With this being only the second year the service has been offered, hopefully it will continue to improve with time and give the other guys a real run for their...