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How Silas Fell in Love With Reading

(Note: The links in this post are affiliate links, and we will be compensated when you make a purchase by clicking through our links. Read our disclosure policy here.) Want to encourage your kids to love reading? ReadingIQ is a brand-new online digital library for kids that offers thousands of …

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How Do You Save Money at the Movies?

Like everything else, movie ticket prices seem to go up every year. If you don’t want to bust your budget on a cinema experience, you need to be more selective — and strategic — about going to the movies. How do you save money at the movies? How often do …

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The pros and cons of Personal Capital

If you’ve read money blogs over the past five years, you’ve heard about Personal Capital. Personal Capital is a free money-tracking tool with a beautiful interface and — gasp — no advertising. (One of my big complains about Mint is that it shoves ads in your face.) Many of my …

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Domino’s: 8-Piece Bread Twists only $1!

January 10, 2019 | Gretchen Add to my favorites Right now, Domino’s is offering their 8-Piece Bread Twists for only $1 when you use the promo code TWSTHOLD at checkout! Limit one per order. Thanks, Hip2Save! Subscribe for free email updates from Money Saving Mom® and get my Guide to …

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Skyworks gives weak preliminary results, cites weakness across largest smartphone customers

Skyworks Solutions issued weak first quarter guidance Tuesday. The semiconductor company lowered revenue projections to $970 million from $1 billion to $1.02 billion. “First fiscal quarter results were impacted by unit weakness across our largest smartphone customers,” said Liam K. Griffin, president and chief executive officer of Skyworks, in a …

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Asian shares extend rebound on hopes for trade deal, cautious Fed By Reuters

© Reuters. A man looks at an electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage in Tokyo By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares rose for the third straight session on Tuesday as investors bet that Washington and Beijing are inching toward a trade deal and that …

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Am I financially independent? (And does it matter?)

It’s been two years since I last looked at my overall financial situation to determine whether I have the resources to meet my goals. In those two years, much has changed. I sold my condo and bought a home in the country. I repurchased Get Rich Slowly. I invested in …

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Have you signed up for the Eat at Home Challenge? (Plus, our groceries & menu plan from this past week!)

January 6, 2019 | Crystal Paine Add to my favorites I’m currently challenging myself to stick with a $70 grocery budget for our family of five. This includes almost all of our breakfasts, lunches, snacks, and dinners + most household products (toiletries, laundry soap, etc.). For live updates, be sure to follow my …

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