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Companies are Getting Sneakier with Shrinking Product Sizes

Although the downsizing of products is not new, it has become trickier.

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Talk Shows Take a Cut on Product Recommendations

The morning TV show’s “shopping expert” says this faux fur coat is the ideal gift…these mail-order steaks will be some…

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Discounts That Actually Cost You Money

Consumers often misjudge the benefits of promotional offers, especially when percentages are involved and even when they think they are being wary.

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Luxury Hotel Pillows Anyone Can Own

Hotels spend a lot of time trying to find ways to give you a great night’s sleep. Good news: Often,…

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Meet the Expert: Corey Sandler

In this video, Bottom Line Inc. President Sarah Hiner introduces Corey Sandler, consumer expert and author of Bottom Line’s Secrets of the Savvy Consumer.

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Booking Flights Online

Corey Sandler, consumer expert, discusses ways that consumers can expedite the process and come away with the best ticket for the least amount of money.

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The 5 Mental Traps That Make You Throw Away Money

Our normal human instincts and emotions lead us to make costly money mistakes—but here’s how you can do better.

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$5 Here…$9 There…and Before You Know It, You’re Talking Real Money!

It may be trash to you, but to someone else it’s treasure. We're talking about old clothes, books, jewelry, old…

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You May Have These Rare Coins and Valuable Pennies in Your Pocket!

You may have a coin in your pocket—just a piece of ordinary change—that is worth hundreds or even thousands of…

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Dozens of Senior Discounts Can Save You Big

Although senior discounts have been disappearing at some businesses, plenty are still around if you know where to look. Here are dozens of good ones.

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The 5 Rules for Buying a Mattress Now

Forget almost everything you think you know about mattress buying. Here’s what you really need to know now.

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How to Get Top Execs to Handle Your Consumer Complaint

Trying to get help from a customer service representative often is fruitless. But an executive of a company can cut…

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Best Apps and Websites for Shopping Wisely and Saving Money

Gone are the days when shoppers had to browse weekly sales flyers and clip coupons from the Sunday paper to…

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Useful Products That Can Last a Lifetime

Most products these days are designed to fail. High-tech goods may become obsolete in a few years. Poorly made plastic…

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Amazon and Walmart Lower Free Shipping Minimum

The free-shipping competition has heated up among online retail giants—meaning shoppers can save more money at certain sites. Amazon.com recently…