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How to Document Your Personal Possessions in Case of Emergency How to Document Your Personal Possessions in Case of Emergency

In the aftermath of a disaster that destroys your house, it can be all but impossible to think through everything you’ve lost. Fires, floods, hurricanes, damaged roofs—when you’re putting your life back together, you might not be thinking about how to catalogue your drawer of kitchen utensils for the insurance company.

What to Do If an ETF in Your Portfolio Closes What to Do If an ETF in Your Portfolio Closes

A proliferation of ETFs over the past few years has translated into a record number of the low-cost funds closing, according to Associated Press reporter Anna-Louise Jackson, as not all of the funds can attract enough investors to stay afloat. In fact, the AP reports that through September, 132 ETFs have stopped…

How to Get on the Same Page With Your Partner About Money How to Get on the Same Page With Your Partner About Money

Who you marry is one of the most important financial decisions you can make. Financial incompatibility, in fact, is one of the main reasons couples get divorced.

Try Robert Mueller's Party Hack at Your Next Gathering Try Robert Mueller's Party Hack at Your Next Gathering

We’ve all been there: You threw an amazing party—maybe a housewarming, maybe a holiday get-together—but now it’s 1, 2 a.m., and your guests just. Won’t. Leave. It’s not your fault you’re just that good at throwing parties, but you’d also like to clean up and head to bed sometime soon. What is one to do?

What to Do With Your Money in 2019 According to Financial Advisors What to Do With Your Money in 2019 According to Financial Advisors

Money mistakes are a dime a dozen. Except, you know, they end up costing us a bit more than that.

How CEO Behavior Like Elon Musk's Influences Stock Price How CEO Behavior Like Elon Musk's Influences Stock Price

Things haven’t been going great for Elon Musk the past few months.

It's Time to Set Your 2019 Money Goals It's Time to Set Your 2019 Money Goals

Now that we’ve talked about setting goals and reviewed our performance for this year, it’s time to talk about next year. To that end, my 2019 money goal is...

How Focusing on Short-Term Gains Will Help You Reach Your Long-Term Goals How Focusing on Short-Term Gains Will Help You Reach Your Long-Term Goals

While we’re thinking about money goals for 2019, one of your key considerations should be the small steps you can take each day or week to get you where you want to go.

Did You Accomplish Your 2018 Money Goals? Did You Accomplish Your 2018 Money Goals?

Lifehacker readers know that goal setting and New Year’s resolutions don’t always work out (resolutions, specifically, have a high potential to fail). But if you there’s something you want to achieve, it’s also undeniable that naming it, making a plan and taking specific and consistent steps is the best way to…

Use DollarBird for Easy, Hands-On Budgeting Use DollarBird for Easy, Hands-On Budgeting

There’s no shortage of budgeting apps out there, but sometimes, rather than futzing with categories, charts, graphs and daily alerts that you’re over a pre-set budget or have “irregular spending” in a certain category (ahem, Mint), you just want something simple to track the money you’re spending.

Pick the New MoviePass Subscription That Works for You Pick the New MoviePass Subscription That Works for You

MoviePass is switching up its subscription model once again in the new year, and users in major markets can look forward to paying more for their monthly subscription.

Multitask When It Comes to Your Money Multitask When It Comes to Your Money

Multitasking is bad for productivity: If you’re in a meeting trying to send out emails while listening to the speaker, chances are one of those tasks is going to suffer. You need to give one task your full attention. But when it comes to your money, multitasking is a necessity.

The Real Cost of the Wage Gap

Everyone’s familiar with the statistic that women earn, on average, 79 to 80 cents to a white man’s dollar in the U.S. But the real cost of the wage gap is a lot more nuanced than that.

Do You Budget During the Holidays? Do You Budget During the Holidays?

Holiday gift-giving has gotten out of hand.

Late Credit Card Payments Will Cost You More Next Year Late Credit Card Payments Will Cost You More Next Year

Missing a credit card payment could hit your wallet a little harder next year.

Dilute Dish Soap With Water in a Spray Bottle Dilute Dish Soap With Water in a Spray Bottle

Of my many flaws, one that should be easy to fix, is that I use too much of a product in single sitting: Lotion, shampoo, hot sauce—I always use a little bit more than I need to, thereby wasting some of it (excess lotion gets washed off), or having excessively spicy food.

How to Balance Your Short- and Long-Term Financial Goals How to Balance Your Short- and Long-Term Financial Goals

In the ideal financial world, we’d all have fluffy bank account balances, solid investment portfolios, houses that are paid off and no debt. In reality, it’s difficult to see even one of those goals come to fruition, let alone all of them at once.

There Will Be No Mail Delivery Tomorrow There Will Be No Mail Delivery Tomorrow

The U.S. Postal Service announced it will be suspending mail deliveries tomorrow for the national day of mourning in honor of former President George H.W. Bush. Post offices around the country will also be closed.

Make a Money Goal With Your Kids for 2019 Make a Money Goal With Your Kids for 2019

As you reflect on the past year and make new resolutions, consider sitting down with your kids and making a money goal together for 2019.

What to Do Now That the Student Loan Grace Period Is Over What to Do Now That the Student Loan Grace Period Is Over

College grads with public student loans typically get a six-month grace period after convocation before they have to start making payments. And that means for Spring 2018 grads, it’s probably time to start paying up.

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