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Try this on for size: Saver Maria’s designer jeans “a-ha” money moment.

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A pair of jeans inspired my “a-ha” money moment – specifically, designer jeans. At age 16, more than anything else, I coveted that little triangle logo with the question mark in it.  My Dad, however, was not going to be …

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Navigating a career path – and keeping the bank account on track.

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By Saver Julie F. When it comes to career choices, gut intuition counts for a lot – and as a 21-year-old considering a sports marketing internship that my university had offered me at minimum wage, my gut said “no.” So …

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Save for higher learning: give it the old college try.

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For some of us, the mere thought of sending a child, grandchild, niece or nephew off to college may conjure images of sprawling campuses, dorm parties and Saturday football games (Go State!). Then there’s the rest of us: the ones …

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Check out this Saver’s health-related “a ha!” money moment.

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Editor’s note: We recently asked readers about their “a ha!” money moments in life. Saver Rachel tells us how her 93-year-old great-uncle inspired hers. The adorable elderly couple that scours the country in their RV in search of America’s best …

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Financial Independence Days Sale: The savings fireworks are coming.

Financial Independence Days Sale: Oh say, can you save.

A special message from Jim Kelly, Head of Direct Banking for Capital One 360®       Whether it’s a cookout with the neighbors, trip to the beach or mountains, or just a nice relaxing day at home with friends and …

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This Saver finds the time to do what she loves.

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Editor’s note: We recently asked readers how they strike a balance between time to do what they love vs. what they must. Saver Charlotte shares a few thoughts of how she’s simplifying a few things in life to enjoy more …

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Here comes the bride, all dressed in white (with money to spare).

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By Saver Julie F. When I was first out of college trying to earn my chops as a journalist, I interviewed with a bridal magazine. I was 21 and my idea of romance was a guy buying me ice cream …

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Planning for those unplanned money moments in life.

Good, bad or indifferent, life happens. And sometimes, it’s expensive and comes out of the blue. Whether it’s plunking down money you don’t have for a new roof, a last-minute chance to book that dream island getaway with your best …

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