Posts by Deborah Skolnik

How to Get a Great Deal on a Used (Not Abused) Car

Here are the 9 things you need to do before buying a used car. More

How to Get the Best Deal on a New Car

These shopping and negotiating tips can help put you in the driver’s seat. More

Happy Campers: How to Hit The Great Outdoors with Kids

Even if you’ve never slept under a canvas roof or cooked dinner over a fire before, there are ways to make the trip easy, affordable, and above all, fun.

Our Insider Tricks for Cutting Costs on Your Next Disney Vacation

Park pass discounts, dining and hotel deals, and more ways to save. More

When Is It Smarter to Lease a Car?

This checklist will help you decide. More

How to Afford Having Twins

Meeting the needs of two babies at once can be a big challenge. More

How Back-to-School Shopping Can Be Used to Teach Kids Money Lessons

Reading, writing … and budgeting? Here are 3 ways to impart some money smarts to your children before the first day of school. More

8 Apps That Can Help You Score Back-to-School Savings

You don’t have to blow your budget to get the school supplies your kids need. Learn how to save on clothes, gadgets and more. More

6 Tactics to Help Keep Kids From Growing Up Materialistic

Worried your children are too invested in stuff? These lessons will teach them that satisfaction has little to do with spending. More

Money Skills: 3 Key Things Kids 11–17 Should Be Able to Do

These tips will help your children master smart financial skills now, so they’ll make better spending and saving decisions later.