Stories & Features

3 Reasons You Wish a Wegmans Would Open Near You

Shoppers love Wegmans. The Upstate New York grocery chain was voted best supermarket in America, beating out Trader Joe's. But good luck finding one. Wegmans has locations in just six states: Maryland,...

12 Things You Should Know About Shopping at Costco

A Costco membership opens doors, quite literally, to a vast selection of bulk-size groceries and household goods selling at discounted prices. But buying potato chips and toilet paper by the case is just the...

Reasons to Shop at Walmart (Even If You Hate...

Let's be honest: Shoppers have a love-hate relationship with Walmart. The giant retailer consistently ranks at the bottom in customer satisfaction surveys, yet 260 million people worldwide still visit its stores...

5 Surprising Perks of Amazon Prime

If you're like me, one of the untold millions who signed up for Amazon Prime years ago strictly for the free two-day shipping, you might not realize some of the other benefits of being a Primer.SEE ALSO: 11...

Best Summer Deals at Dollar Stores

Memorial Day is the traditional start to summer, but the Fourth of July is when the season kicks into high gear. You don't have to go broke to enjoy the beach or backyard barbeques. In fact, you should be able to...

What Life Is Like After Winning the Lottery

Then: Brad Duke (pictured at left) appeared in our April 2007 issue, two years after winning a $220 million Powerball jackpot (he chose the lump sum over the annuity, netting about $85 million after taxes)....

What to Know Before Shopping at Trader Joe's

Trader Joe's is well-known to its fans for low prices on unique food items, ranging from cookie butter to turkey corn dogs. The chain is also known for its quirky culture. Employees, easy to spot in their...

3 Secrets Costco Shoppers Need to Know

Some families swear by Costco - and why not? The warehouse club can offer substantial savings on everything from TVs to toilet paper. But before you invest in an annual membership, here are three things you need...

Best and Worst Sites for Online Reviews

Some sites go to great lengths to verify the authenticity of reviews. Others are loosey-goosy, letting more fake reviews squeak through. Here's how five of the biggest sites stack up. See Also: Why You Can't...

Things You Didn't Know About Discount Grocer Aldi

For many shoppers who are serious about spending less on groceries, a trip to discount supermarket Aldi is a weekly ritual. The chain, founded in Germany, credits its rock-bottom prices to low labor and operating...

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Basics of Money

Mid Year Strategies to Cut Your 2016 Tax Bill

Okay, the pain of tax-return time should be subsiding. And it's months before you need to start...

7 Good Reasons to Change Your Will

After you've created your will and an estate plan, you'll most likely need to revisit them at key...

20 Best Travel Sites to Save You Money

Feeling too pinched by the ever-troubled economy to travel? You can still find good deals to get away...

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