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Supply-Chain Woes Cloud Holiday Outlook
Making Your Money Last Problem number one: Not as much stuff is being made. Problem number two: It’s having a hard time getting to stores and warehouses.
Retirees, Transform Your House Using Smart Home Technology
home Going high-tech allows you to control your lights, locks and many appliances with voice activation and can help you age in place. Here's what to consider when deciding on the different options.
By Jackie Stewart • Published
Complain and Be Heard
Smart Buying Getting our money back for the extended warranty and gap insurance we didn't want took patience and persistence.
By Mark Solheim • Published
Think Twice About Applying for Credit
Basics Credit card issuers are offering a lot of incentives, but your credit score could suffer.
By Michael Korsh • Published
Complain and Get Results
Smart Buying Use these tried-and-true strategies to get companies to listen to you.
By Emma Patch • Published
19 Things You Can't Return to Amazon
Amazon Prime Before tossing these items into your virtual shopping cart, be sure to read Amazon's return policy first.
By Bob Niedt • Published
Win in a Red-Hot Housing Market
Becoming a Homeowner Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, these strategies will help you get the best deal.
By Daniel Bortz • Last updated
New Perks From Our Best Rewards Cards
Smart Buying No annual fee, new tiered rewards and more cash back are some of the offerings.
By Rivan V. Stinson • Published
8 Things You Must Know About Retiring to the Carolinas
retirement From the picturesque beach towns to cozy mountain communities, North Carolina and South Carolina offer retirees plenty of incentives.
By Bob Niedt • Last updated
Think Twice Before You Close a Credit Card
Smart Buying Even if you’re no longer using it, closing an account could ding your credit score.
By Rivan V. Stinson • Last updated