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Welcome to the news hub where we collect cool and relevant stories about expert shopping tips, buying trends, and how to budget and save the most money, all published by top-notch media sources around the world. Please bookmark this page as your resource for stories about online shopping and savings tricks, everything holiday from Black Friday deals and doorbusters to Cyber Monday sales, and the latest FatWallet™ news and community buzz.


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Sample of links to stories, features and mentions over the years:
2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 and earlier

    4/23/15 About/Travel: Yes, You Can Afford a Vacation if You Do This One Thing


4/23/15 PlanAdvisor: Most Share Vacations on Facebook Jill Cornfield


    4/22/15 BusinessInsider (repost from Wisebread): 8 Savings Mistakes Even Smart People Make


4/21/15 Let’s Take A Vacation


    4/20/15 Marketwatch: 5 things not to buy with your tax refund


    4/20/15 Mainstreet: There’s a Right Way to Do Credit Cards for Millennials, and We’re Not Doing It


    4/20/15 DailyFinance: Millennials and Credit Cards: How We’re Getting It Wrong


    4/17/15 Bloomberg NASDAQ Report w/Jane King (syndicated): FatWallet Vacation Survey


4/16/15 Examiner (Atlanta): One in three plan vacation with tax refund, survey says


    4/15/15 Mainstreet: There’s Good News Behind These Car Maintenance Tips: Mainly Stable or Lower Costs


    4/15/15 ABC News Radio w/Daria Albinger: FatWallet Vacation Survey mention


    4/14/15 Travel Industry Wire: 19% of Americans never go on vacation


    4/14/15 About (Travel): 3 Vacation Mistakes We All Need to Stop Making


    4/14/15 Boston Globe: 2015 Travel Study: 8 in 10 Americans Take Vacations


4/13/15 Wisebread: 8 Savings Mistakes Even Smart People Make


    4/09/15 Kiplinger: 10 Best Deals on Laptop Computers Right Now


4/09/15 Yahoo! Homes: Don’t let refinancing intimidate you — step up and save


    4/06/15 Fast Company: ALMOST 10% OF TWITTER IS SPAM


    4/06/15 MainStreet: Confused About Mortgage Refinancing? Follow These 6 Expert Tips


    4/05/15 Atlanta Journal Constitution (online/print): What to Buy in April


    3/30/15 Fiduciary News: What is a collective investment trust


    3/26/15 About Travel: How to Snag Those Rock-Bottom Air Travel Deals


    3/26/15 Kiplinger: Best Times to Buy Household Appliances


    3/20/15 LATimes: Millennials buying more smartphones and wearables in 2015 [Infographic]


    3/20/15 Kiplinger: Best times to buy big ticket items


    3/20/15 Yahoo! News: Best times to buy big ticket items


3/19/15 Wisebread: Find a Side Gig at These 4 Best Micro-Jobs Sites


3/19/15 MAIN ST: See Through These Common Credit Score Myths Before They Cost You


3/17/15 Deseret: You don’t need to be wealthy to get started with investing


3/17/15 Courier-Post: SJ SHOPPING: If you liked ‘The Dress,’ you’ll love this store


    3/17/15 Deseret News: Take advantage of today’s ‘golden age’ of investing on the cheap


    3/17/15 Yahoo! News: Smarter ways to shop online (double mention)


    3/17/15 US News – World Report: Smarter ways to shop online (double mention)


3/17/15 Marketwatch: 10 Things you should never buy again


    3/15/15 Wearwireless Developer Network: Smartphones and Wearables Top Shopping Lists in 2015


    3/15/15 WearableTechWorld: Electronics Shopping Survey (Feature)


    3/15/15 eWEEK: Electronics Shopping Survey (Feature)


    3/15/15 TwiCE Magazine: Survey Sees 2015 Demand Up In Smartphones, Tablets, Wearables


    3/11/15 Mobile Enterprise: Which Mobile Devices will People Buy this Year?


    3/02/15 MoneyTalkNews: Pet Savings Story – Donna Freedman


    2/26/15 Newswire: Nothing but slam dunks for what to buy in March


    2/26/15 Digital Journal: What’s the Difference Between Daily Deal and Coupon Sites?


    2/13/15 By the Numbers: Weird Recovery Stats


    2/13/15 EBN: Valentine’s By The Numbers: IG placement


    2/10/15 Yahoo! Finance: Deep Discounting For Presidents’ Day Sales Rival Cyber Monday Deals


    2/09/15 Marketwatch: 5 truly awful valentines day gifts


    2/03/15 Korean Times (NY and DC): Summer Travel-When to Book












2004 and earlier

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