Money Hacks

5 Things You Didn't Know You Could Rent

I want to present you with two quick facts about renting. Maybe you already know them.

1. The global rental industry is worth about $26 billion, according to The Economist.

2. You can rent a puppy, according to a several Google searches.

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Cell Phone Discounts: Updated List of Secret Savings

Could you be missing out on a discount for your phone plan? Check out our list of employer discounts from Verizon, AT&T and Sprint.

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Student Discounts: 40+ Stores Offering Discounts for College Students

Isn't it funny that some of our happiest, most exciting, and carefree years--our college years--are also some of our poorest? 

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How to Maximize Discounts and Rewards When Eating Out

My wife and I love to go out and try new and exciting restaurants. It's our way of enjoying some quality time together, and over the last five years there have been so many amazing restaurants opening up here in Denver. Unfortunately, since our daughter was born a couple of years ago, our nights out don't come quite as frequently as we would like, so when we do get the chance to go out we do all we can to cut down our bill.

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Got Scammed? Here's How to Get a Credit Card Refund

Ever made the mistake of buying something from a sham website or retailer? Maybe you bought something online that never made it in the mail, or maybe it did come, but it wasn't what you ordered. How do you get your money back when the company you ordered from isn't being cooperative?

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Amazon Prime Hack: Get an Extra Year for $72 This Saturday Only!

This morning, Amazon announced that this Saturday 1/24, for one day only, they will be dropping the price of an Amazon Prime subscription from $99 to $72, celebrating Transparent's win for "Best TV Series, Comedy or Musical" at the 72nd Annual Golden Globes. 

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Pick Up Your Tax Refund in Cash at Walmart!

Are you ready for tax season? Walmart is.

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Skip Surge Pricing on Valentine's Day Roses: Order Now for 2/14 Delivery

Valentine's Day is still a month away, but planning ahead can save you some serious money on flowers for your loved ones. 

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What You Need to Know About the Staples Credit Card Breach

Office supply retailer Staples released a statement last week addressing the company's investigation into its recent credit card breach. Here's what we know so far. 

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3 Reasons Why Credit Cards Are Better than Cash for Holiday Shopping

You hear a lot about the evils of credit cards these days, and the conventional wisdom around holiday shopping insists that paying with cash is always the best option.

That conventional wisdom is wrong.

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