Lifestyle

20 things you’re buying that you could easily make at home

Many products that you’re buying can easily be made at home for a fraction of the cost. Mouthwash, household cleaner, and rags can be made from things you probably already have in your house. You likely have all the ingredients for taco seasoning and croutons in your kitchen already. Making […]
20 things you’re buying that you could easily make at home
Markets

6 sneaky ways coupons and sales actually make you spend more money

Business Insider spoke with marketing experts and found that coupons trick you into spending more money than you save. When using a coupon, most people feel so excited that they buy too much, buy items they don’t need, and spend over their budget. Tricky marketing tactics like “BOGO” sales and […]
6 sneaky ways coupons and sales actually make you spend more money
News

12 ways to save, even if money is tight

In 2008, I lost my job under some of the worst circumstances. Not only was the US in the middle of an economic recession, but I was also three months pregnant with my first child. What I was lacking in income I was forced to make up for in creativity. […]
12 ways to save, even if money is tight
News

9 cost-saving food ‘hacks’ that don’t actually work

Everyone wants to save money on food – but while there are plenty of things that work, some methods just aren’t all they’re cracked up to be. Here are some common money-saving food and cooking hacks that could be costing you more than you think. Automatically assuming buying in bulk […]
9 cost-saving food ‘hacks’ that don’t actually work
Lifestyle

28 products you only need to buy once in your life

Not all lifetime guarantees are truly unconditional. Insider has compiled a list of brands with true lifetime warranties. Companies like Tupperware, Patagonia, Tweezerman, and more are known for their generous return and replacement policies. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. While many companies claim to have lifetime guarantees, they often […]
28 products you only need to buy once in your life