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Everyday Cheapskate: Everything is Negotiable

Everything is Negotiable

What I know about the art and science of negotiating I learned as a matter of survival.

Driven to save myself and my family from financial ruin, I jumped into the deep end of the real estate industry. I knew nothing ...

Everyday Cheapskate: Insuring Youthful Drivers

Dear Mary: Our 15-year-old daughter recently got her learner's permit. I called our auto insurance agent about how to handle this and she told us to add our daughter to our policy, which we did. Then we got a bill for an additional premium and ...