How Camping is the Answer for an Affordable Family Vacation

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As the Memorial Day holiday weekend approaches, many people and families will be going on vacation, but not all can afford it. In the FatWallet Travel Survey, we found that 19% of people never take a vacation. That number is higher, 39%, for people who make $30K per year or less. People without children go on… 

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Mother’s Day Giveaway: Win $150 Hotdollars from Hotwire.com

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Sunday is Mother’s Day and summer is fast approaching. Before you know it, vacation and travel plans will soon be made. Have you thought about what you are going get mom? If you have been slacking a little in the gift department for mom and have no idea what to get her, you can enter… 

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Fun and Easy Easter Crafts and Food Ideas

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  Easter is almost here and that means the start of spring, warmer weather and cute Easter crafts! There are so many neat ideas out there, from different baking ideas to fun kids’ crafts that take very little time to put together. Everyone is always looking for cute ways to get the kids involved in making crafts…. 

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Easter Giveaway: Win a Chocolate Prize Pack from Fannie May

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  The weather is warming up and birds are chirping here at FatWallet HQ. Those two things that mean spring is here and Easter is right around the corner. With all holidays, things can get hectic, that’s why we’ve teamed up with Fannie May to give away an awesome chocolate prize pack. Fannie May offers confections and their… 

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International Women’s Day: Are You Making a Difference?

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It’s International Women’s Day, an opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments women have made and advocate gender equality.

I’d like to take a twist on this and ask you, ladies (and gents), “Do you feel like there is something more you should be doing with your life?” How are you making a difference in your family, your community, and your profession? If you feel like you were meant for something more, but you’re not sure what that looks like for you, here are some questions to help you.

Using What You Know to Increase Income

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If you’ve ever wanted to find a way to earn extra money on the side of your career or have ever dreamed of building a business of your own, using your talents, skills, and experiences, this post may be the kick-in-the-rear to help you make it happen!

Welcome to the first post in a series of blog posts this week leading up to International Women’s Day on Friday. Stay tuned for information on increasing productivity, family and money, happiness, and planning for the future.